For the 13th edition of thread, we’re bringing you an evening of talks and activities focused around the good stuff – print; more specifically; editorial print design. As well as two fantastic speakers who have carved out careers publishing print publications, we’ll be joined by Bristol Independent Publishers (BIP) who will be selling their wares. There are also activities planned for the night. More soon.
Rick Banks, is a graphic designer, typographer, publisher and proud northerner. Working under the moniker of Face37 as well as helping to create some of the world’s most loved brands, including EE, Triumph Motorcycles, AXA, British Heart Foundation and Adidas, he has published a number of award-winning books including more recently, Clubbed: a visual history of UK club culture. Funded through a highly successful Kickstarter, Clubbed is a beautiful reference book that celebrates the UK club scenes rich visual heritage, from the early 90’s, right through to the modern day.
Paul Willoughby is an executive creative director, graphic artist and co-founder of creative agency, Human After All. He is the former creative director of Little White Lies magazine and now oversee’s the design of biannual magazine, Weapons of Reason. Paul has also worked as an illustrator for clients including The Guardian, The Financial Times, The New Yorker, Adobe, IBM, Nike and Adidas. In 2012 and 2013, he curated a series of Guardian Masterclasses on contemporary illustration.
So join us for a jam-packed night of inspirational chat on Thursday 12th July at The Station. Doors open at 6.15pm.
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