Penrose Annual, Vol. 52, 1958

With their masterly printing, art direction and savvy editorial, the Penrose Annual was a remarkably influential publication for modern graphic arts.  First printed in the 90’s, the 1890’s that is, the annual was produced in the UK until 1971 by the inimitable fine arts publisher, Lund Humphries. From 1972 to is unfortunate demise in 1982, the Penrose was published by […]

By |October 11th, 2014|Book Review, Design, Last Books|Comments Off

Lasting Impressions

The Last Book Store, located a block away from our studios in Downtown Los Angeles, is, when the moon is right, a treasure trove of vintage, and what I like to call, pre-vintage, design tomes.  One has to arrive at the right time, as the store’s selection is constantly being suffused and then quickly consumed (the latter […]

By |September 2nd, 2014|Creative, Design, Downtown Los Angeles, Last Books, Urbanism|0 Comments
Share with your friends










Submit
Share with your friends










Submit