Report: ModMag17 round-up

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This year’s ModMag took place last week at its new central London home, Conway Hall. 300 people gathered to hear talks by magazine makers from across the world and from all types of publications. The pictures above sum up the day, opening with Isabel Seiffert and Justinien Tribillon of Migrant Journal and ending with Nicholas Blechman from The New Yorker.

Read our live posts from the day here:
Report 1, Early morning
Report 2, Late morning
Report 3, Early afternoon
Report 4, Late afternoon


Other reports:
Listen to the special edition of Monocle24’s The Stack.
Stack Magazines
The Newspaper Club
MGZN (Italian)
The Fat Lady (Belgian)
AIGA Eye on Design
Eye magazine, part one
Eye magazine, part two

More to come

Twitter: #ModMag17


A huge thank you to everyone who made the day such a success:

The speakers:
Anja Aronowsky Cronberg — Editor-in-chief/founder, Vestoj (France)
Nicholas Blechman — Creative director, The New Yorker (US)
Mirko Borsche — Bureau Mirko Borsche (Germany)
Tony Brook Co-founder, Unit Editions (UK)
Francesco Franchi — Managing Editor, la Repubblica (Italy)
Lydia Garnett Co-editor-in-chief, Accent (UK)
James Hyman — The Hyman Archive (UK)
Takahiro Kinoshita Editor-in-chief, Popeye (Japan)
Owen Pritchard Editor, It’s Nice That (UK)
Justinien Tribillon & Isabel Seiffert — Migrant Journal (France, Switzerland)
Liv Siddall Editor, Rough Trade Magazine (UK)
Bertie Brandes & Charlotte Roberts – founders, Mushpit
Danielle Pender — Editor-in-chief, Riposte
John L Walters – Editor/owner, Eye
Matt Phare – Creative director, Shortlist and Stylist
Paul Gorman – Author, The Story of The Face


Our partners and sponsors:


Curator: Jeremy Leslie
Producer: Stephanie Hartman
Host: Liv Siddall


The magCulture team:
Jamie Atherton (shop manager)
Lesley Allan
Ewan Leslie
Alice Daisy Pomfret
Raechal Isolda
Cath Caldwell
Maxwell Fabiano de Silva
Esa Matinvesi
Jacob Charles Wilson
Owen Richards (photographer)
CSM Graphics student volunteers


See you next year!

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