Varoom is the globally leading illustration magazine featuring a unique combination of industry insight and critical analysis of the field of illustration.

Published bi-annually by the AOI and edited by Olivia Ahmad. Issue 38 – Activism available here.
What's in the Latest Issue

Varoom 38 – the Activism issue. Artwashing, exploding trains, radical books and more!

Article Excert: It’s Got To Be Real

Stuart Lang weighs up the potential for success and failure when brands support social movements

Article Excerpt: Book Building

Tara Books’ children’s titles, published in India, are progressive, political – and beautiful

Article Excerpt: Virtual Vandal

Seb Chaloner is chucking bricks at exclusive members’ clubs for ‘creative types’

Online Exclusive: Manifesto for Illustrators

Paul Bowman’s ‘Educate Agitate Abdicate’ manifesto is a call to arms for illustrators

Online Exclusive: Joseph Kai comic artist

Joseph Kai talks to Paul Gravett about the Samandal group and role of comics in Lebanese culture

Online Exclusive - Folio Illustrators Pt.III

Victo Ngai and Paul Scheruebel reveal what it is like to be commissioned by The Folio Society