This week Bloomberg Businessweek hits the nail on the head yet again with another simple, crisp idea that says exactly what we’re all thinking about the subject.
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The Atlantic reprints an issue for the first time in its history.
Watch highlights of the Index on Censorship 250th anniversary party at the magCulture shop last week.
Archive: Jeremy’s interview with 032c art director Mike Meiré for Creative Review, 2010.
Today is the deadline for BSME AWards entries, including their new one for independent titles.
You can now subscribe to our monthly magCast podcast via iTunes.
Remember 90s music mag Select? Indulge your nostalgia here.
In case you missed it, ex-Bloomberg Businessweek editor Josh Tyangiel now runs Vice News.
Dave Trott reminds us how words can be a sledgehammer to a subtle image.
Vice buys Garage magazine to add art to its artillery.
Hear Jeremy on ep202 of Monocle24’s The Stack, talking about Yuca, 212, Der Greif and this years ModMag day.
Stack takes a look at the fabulous un-ordinary Ordinary magazine.
Next Printout! ‘Cover Stories’ takes place 26 July.
Congratulations to all PPA Awards winners, including designers Christie Fernando and Natasha Tomalin.
Jeremy is one of the judges for the new Independent category at the BSME Awards.
Hotdog are having a party to support post-Brexit unity and diversity… tonight!
Last call for tickets to this week’s magCulture meets Mondial event, 30 June.
Kinfolk gallery in opens in Copenhagen with exhibition of European design.
MagFest returns to Edinburgh, 16 September. Feat: Astrid Stavro, Rob Orchard, the magCulture shop and much more.
Berlin, 29 June: Flaneur have an evening about Flaneuring.
NYTimes Magazine design director Gail Bichler discusses her role at the magazine.
Shem Law looks back at 30 years in editorial design: ‘Now things are so much quicker, and layouts created in a tenth of the time it took back then.’
It Ran is a magazine of ads and no editorial.
Grazia opened up its production process via Facebook live last week.
Roger Black is launching a new design mag, Typographics.
Fanzines, ‘the purest explosion of British punk…’
…and see a previous generation of alternative (surrealist) press from Chile, Argentina and Spain.
Condé Nast’s 23 Stories branded content division helps Gucci with ‘digital narrative.’
Satisfying though it is to see a contemporary mag channelling another era’s creativity, 50 years have passed and nothing’s changed?
Stack meets Jessica Gysel, editor of Girls Like Us.
New free mag Swipe will bring ‘the best of the internet’ to print for Londoners.
How we read magazines dept: ‘Fashion mags best read in a foreign language.’
Michael Beirut on The New Yorker’s famous Hiroshima issue and ‘Slow Design.’
Paris not only suffering floods; its famous green newspaper kiosks are to disappear.
Creative Review redesigns for its 36th birthday, with new fonts from Robert Holmkvist and Paul Barnes.
Nang is a new English-language magazine dedicated to Asian film, available later this year.
AIGA notes a new wave of anti-design in magazines.
Book free tickets to magCulture Meets Fiera, part of Clerkenwell Design Week. 12noon 25 May.
Editorial design hero David King died recently; read his Eye profile.
New tennis mag Racquet promises a quality read – support it!
Right to Copy is a magazine about art and copyright that’s after your support too.
Read Steve’s round-up of last week’s indie talks at the PPA Festival.
We love this week’s New Yorker front/back cover and augmented reality addition by Christoph Niemann.
Help ‘quirky brand’ The Idler secure a future via Crowdcube.
Founder Mark Perry on Sniffin’ Glue, ‘I approached it almost like a school project. But I was really into magazines.’
Please note our magCulture Meets Francesco Franchi event is sold out– no tickets on door.
Fashion brands, celebs try on zines for size (thanks Penny).
i-D looks inside new book ‘A History of British Magazine Design.’
Another new women’s magazine: Lyra needs your support to fund issue one…
…as does The Small Things, a magazine seeking to energise young people’s interest in politics.
Jeremy spoke to Khoi Vinh about ‘Independence’ and indie mags.
Last call for tickets to magCulture Meets Benji Knewman, tomorrow, 28 April.
See the front covers of first editions of 19 magazines.
London, 11 May: Mark ‘Sniffing’ Glue…’ Perry talks about the seminal punk zine at the ICA. (thanks Warren).
When Prince replaced his name with a symbol, his team distributed it to publishers as a font.
London, 26 April: The first Fiera Briefing takes place at The Ace Hotel.
The D&AD Awards were judged this week; check this fine list of magazine winners, incl. Rubbish Famzine, Buffalo Zine, Fantastic Man, Flaneur…
…and talking of D&AD, our friends at Anorak are talking at the D&AD Festival this Saturday.
i-D highlights ‘The editors shaping the future of magazines.’
Read this: ‘On the persistance of physical books.’
London, 26 April: The Holborn’s New Men’s Mag discussion features Port, The Chap, Grey Fox blog.
Indie anthropology mag Peeps is crowdfunding issue two. Help them!
Condé Nast chief makes case for print, ‘Although the company’s magazines are available on an iPad, said Coleridge, “I wouldn’t say that there’s a huge rush”.’
Michael Wolfe lays into ex-Guardian editor Alan Rushbridger, ‘The problem was that Snowden couldn’t be monetised.’
New York, 27 April: SPD bring together their Brand of the Year nominees for a discussion on publishing brands. A strong mix, should be fascinating: Wired, Gather Journal and National Geographic.
Chanced Arm is a make-a-mag-in-24-hours project, 19 April. Help them!
‘An unwillingness, or inability, to stop is perhaps the defining characteristic of Phelps’s career…’ Thrasher editor interviewed (thanks James).
D&AD select eight award-winning magazine covers.
The Floating Magazine is an online project about Asian/Middle East creatives.
Inside New York magazine’s Instagram strategy: ‘we crafted a new kind of Instagram-specific piece of media that we coined Audiograms’
Loop app magazine closes.
This neat animation promotes the new issue of Popshot.
London: Another couple of weeks to check out Stack’s illustration show, Surprise!
It’s Nice That have an excerpt from the new Gym Class, Colin Crummy’s look at the continued importance of the front cover.
A round-up of Norwegian independent mags.
Nick Paul marks the demise of the print Independent with a look back at its design history.
Mag feature pay-per-article service Blendle launches first English language version in US.
Printout’s back this week, Tuesday 29 March. ‘90s to Now’ looks at long-lasting mags with Frieze, Idler, Tank and Wire. See you there!
i-D looks at Typical Girls mag.
Anorak celebrates its 10th birthday with the Drawing Imaginarium; next weekend in Yorkshire, later in the month in London.
The magCulture shop is closed today, Friday 25, but open again Saturday with special guest Steven Gregor (Gym Class) visiting 1-2pm. Join us!
Riposte presents… Curating Culture, London, 6 April.
Oh Comely sold to Iceberg Press.
Novum features 13,000 bespoke front covers.