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Desktop goes deep into visual design culture, with news, events, profiles and projects — from Australia and beyond.

With a strong involvement with the international design community, Desktop provides critical analysis of a variety of related disciplines, including graphic design, digital and interactive, industrial design, illustration, typography, photography, art and film.

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In This Month's Issue...

Special Feature:   Seven designers, who are also publishers in some way, contribute to the special issue.

Fresh:   Timothy Rodgers has moved from architecture into hands-on design and craft

Profile:   Jessica Lowe interviews 'The Face' art director, Lee Swillingham

Case Study:   Erik Brandt visually describes his ongoing public display project, Ficciones Typografika

Exhibit:   Rob Cordiner's contribution to the issue - "Jake 2014".

Exchange:   Stuart Geddes interviews desktop editor Bonnie Abbott on 'The Social Life of the Book'.

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