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 41 – No Narrative available here.
What's in the Latest Issue

The No Narrative issue explores illustration’s powerful potential to find new forms that follow their own rules.

Article Excerpt: Cutting Through

Infographics – the tip of the iceberg is the image explain Grundini and Delayed Gratification

Article Excerpt: Word Activism

Argentinian street artist Tano Veron uses text stencils and letterpress (and colour) to spread ideas.

Article Excerpt: Making Faces

Katie McCurrach tracks the role of image-making in criminal identification from sketching to EvoFIT.

Online Exclusive: Matthew Richardson

Matthew Richarson created the collaged artwork for the cover of the No Narrative issue of Varoom. Here he tells us about his concept and process.

Online Exclusive: Chartmaker Michelle Rial

Michelle Rial uses humour and visual surprises in her smart, witty chartmaking and tells us how her ‘real life charts’ evolved

Article excerpt: Wei Shao One Space Eaten by Another Space

Urban spaces, their functions and the rules people make up for their city are explored by Wei Shao through her fascinating ‘zines

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