Several days ago you may have seen the Coverthink post on ‘My Favo(u)rite Magazine’, the excellent new book produced in support of Bob Newman. It’s fine work, full of great magazines with analysis from people who really know what they’re talking about.
To give you an idea what the book has to offer, above are a couple of spreads from Details magazine, selected by Florian Bachleda, and designed by Bob Newman himself. Here’s what Florian has to say about the work:
‘Bob took over Details, and created a visual vocabulary influenced by the classic Blue Note album covers designed by Reid Miles in the ‘50s and ‘60s. Editorially and visually, it was a perfect reference point’
I couldn’t agree more. If you want to see other great work like this, buy the book at Magculture NOW, either in print or pdf.
As for my own contribution, I’ll share that in a day or two. But for now, here’s a small clue as to what it will be about…