Six designers have reworked covers for six classic novels by Martin Amis, to be relaunched in September by Vintage, a Random House imprint. Pentagram’s Abbott Miller has redesigned Einstein’s Monsters; Harriet Devoy and Marc Atkinson of The Chase have tackled Time’s Arrow and Mother’s Laurence Thomson has redrawn Night Train. Independent designers Lucy MacLauchlan, Alex Williamson and Susanna Edwards have redesigned covers for The Rachel Papers, London Fields and Other People (pictured) respectively. Art direction at Random House is by creative director Suzanne Dean and designer Eleanor Crow.
Announced at this year’s Adobe Max conference, designers and illustrators will be able to use the image editing and design software on a touchscreen device in 2019.
Adobe’s latest piece of software enables designers, illustrators and artists to create lifelike oil and watercolour paintings on-screen using their stylus as a paintbrush, and also allows them to delete
Familiar symbols of music production such as play, pause and fast-forward were used alongside photographs of current students to create an “active” look.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.