Mar
17

Authoriality, Copies, and Image-Makers in the Age of 3D Reproduction

Continuing the Obsession theme of Varoom 25, Pablo Soler-Jones examines our changing relationship with the image in the digital age, in a review of the paperback release of Double: Storefront for Art and Architecture Manifesto Series 2. Designed by Pentagram, featuring a variety of different thinkers and artists discussing Architecture, Images and notions of Authorialism, […]

Mar
16

ICON8 The Illustration Conference

The Illustration conference from 9th July till 12th July at Portland Art Museum in Portland, Oregon, USA is a series of workshops, talks and presentations that will create an ongoing dialogue that serves the illustration, design, publishing, advertising and academic communities. Providing a platform for the most influential illustrators and industry leaders to address the most pervasive […]

Mar
16

Facing Pages 2014

Independent Magazines Biennale This weekend: 28-29 March 2014 Exhibition: 28 March – 6 April 2014 Location: Showroom Arnhem – Kleine Oord 177 – Arnhem, the Netherlands This years Facing Pages symposium is about the power of print. With the theme ‘Make magazines not War’ a broad variety of international speakers will focus on the magazine […]

Mar
16

Message journal

A new visual communication journal ‘Message,’ has just been published by Plymouth University Press. The Theme, Mapping Eclecticism Through Practice brings to the fore academic research on the following question; where, if any, do the mutual theoretical frameworks and methodologies lie within communication design, graphic design, illustration and visual communication? In this inaugural edition, the […]

Mar
10

Sale – 4 issues £10

You can’t have too much Varoom in your life. And so for a short time only, we’re making a bargain Fire Sale offer of ‘4 back issues’ bundles of Varoom for just £10 (+55p VAT). That includes postage. A snip! From issue 16 up to this year’s issue 22, you can select 4 issues (or 8, or 12…) to make […]