Must-read: ‘If I Ran a Newspaper,’ by Jeff Jarvis.
‘You shouldn’t be 100% driven by your numbers – sometimes you have to give people content they are not expecting them and surprise them,’ – new Elle UK editor-in-chief Anne-Marie Curtis explains her upcoming relaunch of the magazine.
UK magazine ABC sales figures show weekly news titles up, celeb mags down.
Hamburg, 25-26 August: Indiecon features OOMK, Anxy, Hello Mr, The Outpost, Lost and Missy. Plus Jeremy will be interviewing Justin and Isabel from Migrant Journal.
Edinburgh, 15 September: MagFest2017 features John Brown, Alec Dudson (Intern) and James Hyman among the speakers, plus the magCulture shop on site for the day.
Veronica Ditting’s favourite books from her collection.
Monocle launch a weekly newspaper, replacing the summer one-offs of previous years, to appear four times across August.
Our spin-off shop collaboration with Shed London is now open; buy wine, coffee and photography magazines in Haggerston.
Harper’s Bazaar UK launch their first live event, ‘At Work.’
Hello Mr launches crowdfunding for new queer mags that will be offered free distribution inserted inside their issues.
Neville Brody and Nick Logan look back at ‘How we made The Face.’
…and hear Jeremy on last week’s edition of The Stack on Monocle24, talking ModMag17.
Behind the scenes at Dennis Publishing, home of The Week.
Read the introduction to recent book ‘Design, Revolt, Rainbow’ about Willy Fleckhaus.
London, 18 July: Stack are gathering some of last year’s Stack Awards winners to inspire entries for this years Awards. A great lineup.
Read Vestoj’s interview that caused a sensation around the changes at British Vogue.
London, this Weds, 5 July, as Wimbledon opens, magCulture Meets Racquet.
Congratulations to Andrew Diprose (Wired UK) and Tom Carpenter (Architectural Review) for their design wins at last week’s PPA Awards. See a full list of winners.
See Gail Bichler and Henrik Kubel talk about the typography of The New York Times Magazine.
Claire Milbrath discusses launching Editorial Magazine.
Time Inc UK puts 111 journalist on notice — preparing for a sale?
Thrilled to see Jeremy is one of this year’s Creative Review Creative Leaders.
The redesign of The New York Times Magazine is on show at the Type Directors Club, NY, until 5 September.
Creative Review take a quick look at Bloomberg Businessweek’s much-needed post-Turley redesign.
Amsterdam, 21 June: Steve Watson will be in conversation with Justin and Isabel from Migrant Journal at Athenaeum.
Still some tickets left for magCulture Meets Anxy this Thursday.
End of an era: The Guardian will be changing format to tabloid to save money.
‘Magazines are a medium of illusion that bedazzles,’ says Nicolas Coleridge of Condé Nast.
Reading University, until 14 July: an exhibition of influential type mag Emigré.
A look back at New Zealand’s Pavement magazine, from the 90s.
Subsail is a new subscription service for self-published mags from the guy behind MagPile. Could be a game-changer.
New York, 17 June: intriguing lineup as part of Typographics brings Gratuitous Type, This Great Discontent and Babe Vibes together to discuss indies and type.
A brilliant piece of forensic news design from NYTimes extracts maximum info from brief video clips.
Coming very soon: details of this years ModMag.
Hamburg: catch exhibition ‘Making a Magazine’ about ZEITmagazin, until 2 July.
Drew Barrymore on her new magazine Flower Press: ‘It’s going to be really large format. I love magazines like Egoïste and The Manipulator.’
Condé Nast launches another special subscription box, this time for the new Teen Vogue.
London, 25 May: Simon Esterson will be sharing recent projects at the latest Typo Circle night.
It’s Nice That take a look at the redesigned Tate Etc.
Le Gun, ‘Somewhere between art object and pulp fiction’ is Kickstarting a new issue.
Brooklyn, this weekend: Bleed & Score features many of our favourite sports mags: Victory, Mondial, Racquet.
Check out the new-look UK edition of Wired.
AirBnB team up with Hearst to launch a new magazine in the US, because, ‘it can be saved. It isn’t ephemeral, as opposed to content on a feed that expires.’
Creative Review jumps of the monthly treadmill to ‘provide much richer content, greater depth and even better quality in an issue covering two months, instead of the smaller monthly issue.’
How the New York Times decides between linking and matching stories.
Tomorrow, 27 April, at LCC, London: Decoding Diversity includes Jack Self from Real Review.
Street art indie VNA is closing after ten years, and is holding an exhibition and auction of works.
See a complete archive of US design mag Print’s design awards covers.
Photographer Nick Knight interviews stylist (and soon-Vogue UK ed) Edward Enninful.
Rethinking digital design: ‘Could an initial headline reflect visually that the story is evolving and contains incomplete information?’
Archive: a look back at Eye’s 1993 review of Octavo’s eight editions.
Love seeing this type of reaction to a front cover.
Eye on Design notes the Singapore indie boom.
New York, 15 May, Jeremy will be moderating ‘The State of Independence.’
‘Since launching in March 2016, the Refugee Journalism Project has trained 35 refugees with different backgrounds and levels of reporting experience, to help them get a foot in the door of the UK media industry.’
Excitement at British Vogue: Edward Enninful to be new editor.
Must-read: How the NYTimes, Huffington Post and CNN approach multiple publishing channels.
London, Weds: Join us for an evening about travel mags with Suitcase, Lodestars Anthology and N for Norwegian.
Jeremy notes the continuing failure of digital magazines, ‘just as 18th century publishers adopted a French word… for their publications, maybe we need a new name for digital magazines.’
New Yorkers! Visit new store Import News to see our selected shelf of magazines.
Hear Penny Martin and Jake Silverstein on the latest Monocle24 The Stack.
It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad world.
Elsewhere is a new Chinese fashion mag that’s currently Kickstarting. Take a look, and support it…
…also crowdfunding, Mold is a new ‘anti-foodie food magazine’ that is clearly not anti-design.
NYTimes takes a look at four women’s indie titles that hope to reach men too.
Tickets already selling fast for magCulture Meets Real Review, 6 April, magCulture Shop. And look out for news of other London events soon.
Hear Jeremy on this weeks Monocle24 The Stack.
We love how the music changes as you scroll on this NYTimes Magazine package.
NYTimes migrates their succesful digital round-up to their print edition.
Holly Catford takes a look at the design of The Guardian’s daily Long Read feature.