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desktop is Australia’s leading publication for visual culture and design. 

Relaunched in 2015, we’re adapting to a climate where the distinction between disciplines is collapsing. desktop exists in the intersection of graphic practices.

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...

ON SCREEN:   The editor's from London's Visual Editions and Melbourne's Betanarratives on the new environments they're using to tell old stories.

OPPOSITES REACT:   The Royal Studio and NODE Berlin Oslo chat about globalisation, and the relationship their work has to the cities it's produced in.

AGDA PRESENTS:   a look into co-working spaces, working on the road, and sustainable design practices.

FEATURES:   We go travelling with the photographers and storytellers from The Adventure Handbook. KK+JLD take the microenvironment of the magazine, and install a whole new world.

COVER:   By Portugal's The Royal Studio.