Marcus Patrick Brown, Picnic
Photographer Marcus Patrick Brown has just published the fourth issue of Picnic, featuring a new design and larger format. ‘Food is delicious,’ he tells us, ‘but really, it’s the least interesting thing to talk about and photograph.’ Instead, Picnic focuses on the people behind the food—the chefs and restaurateurs.
Scenic Views #4
Our April Magazine of the Month is London-based Scenic Views, the interiors magazine that celebrates the overlooked and forgotten. This issue sees it really hitting its stride, encouraging the reader to question the relevance of novelty teapots, consider the design of our care homes, and evaluate Stu Mead’s boundary-testing paintings.
The Gentlewoman #27
NYT Magazine ‘Lives They Lived’
For our final post of 2022, Jeremy looks at the year’s ‘The Lives They Lived’ issue of The New York Times Magazine, and discusses the design tone adopted for it with Creative director Gail Bichler. The annual issue celebrates the lives of 12 US children killed by gun violence, as guns supercede car accidents as the main cause of death for under 18s.