Archive for tag: Design

“Why, What and How – stretching exercises before book making” A day workshop with the designer Ania Nałęcka.   Making a book might seem overwhelming and frankly speaking it is. How can we untangle ourselves from the chaos of choices; picture edits, sequencing, book design, paper, cover, marketing! It’s too much! This workshop will disentangle the bookmaking process. With a few simple exercises we will cut to the heart of the book; we will identify the message of the ...

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PBLabs#9 review ‘Design By Victoria’   For PBLabs#9 we wanted to invite a guest who was not a photographer, but who definitely knew all about the photobook. ”Victoria Forrest studied design at the Royal Academy of Art in London, and what we were treated to was evidence that the level of design experience and expertise gained from this, then as part of SMITH design, PERVASIVE media studio and now as freelance, can instill a discipline that many photographers just don’t have” Taking us through the ...

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