An enjoyably nebulous set of Rick Poynor’s thoughts about the current condition of criticism and the value of oppositional tactics in design and writing.
Essays · 29 November 2004 · English · 5543 words
Design critic and writer. He founded Eye magazine,the international review of graphic communication, and edited it from 1990 to 1997. He has written on design and the visual arts for Blueprint, Frieze, I.D., Graphis, and other magazines. He lectures widely in Europe and the United States and is a visiting professor at the Royal College of Art in London. His books include Typography Now: The Next Wave, Design Without Boundaries, Typographica, and Obey the Giant.