215 x 278 mm, 148 pages
Editor: Cherie Federico
Designer: Matt Glasby
York-based Aesthetica covers art, design and photography. This issue is themed Shaping the Future:
'I cycle to work everyday. Along the way, I go through a tunnel which has a small graffitied phrase on the side. In tiny letters, it says: “make eye contact.” I think about this often. Part of what it means to be human is to create connections and appreciate the interactions that we have with those around us... This issue captures the current zeitgeist, and is a reminder of how much the past forms part of the present.'
On the Journal:
‘We look for ‘art’ in the broadest sense, featuring works that are both visually engaging and conceptually or culturally important. There are layers to the images and pieces that we publish, all with ties to a rapidly changing world, from the climate crisis to conversations around social justice’ – Kate Simpson, Associate editor. READ MORE