Apr
27

VaroomLab Journal issue three

Download Issue Three: VaroomLab Journal Issue 3 Interpretation VaroomLab Journal issue three Interpretation Issue Three contains papers submitted and peer reviewed for the Interpretation call for papers, and explores ways in which illustrators interpret, re-interpret and misinterpret information through illustration practice. Subjects include gender representation in illustration, creating ‘artefacts’ to illustrate The Prisoner of Zenda, interpretations of […]

Apr
24

Varoom 29 – Politics

Varoom 29 – The Politics Issue Illustration, Culture, Society Spring 2015 Cover illustration by Studio Smack Purchase here Varoom 29 highlights new directions in tackling the idea of politics, from the expanding platforms for American political cartoons in the 21st century, to politics and images presented together in the Graphic Design Festival in Breda and the challenges certain […]

Apr
22

V29 – The Radicals from 1981

1981 was a year of riots in Brixton, Toxteth, Moss Side and other cities across the UK,  brought about by the destruction of manufacturing industry and mass unemployment that nearly doubled to 2.5 million. A group called “Women for Life on Earth” marched from Cardiff to RAF Greenham Common to protest against the newly installed Cruise […]