Standard Designs Blog

Mozart & Me

Mozart & Me

A lucky bookshop find takes us back to the 1770s and the 1960s.
From the Studio

From the Studio

News on new Standard Designs print in progress
Disaster Awaits

Disaster Awaits

Cartoon chaps who really should step away immediately.
Graham Sutherland Inside A Penguin

Graham Sutherland Inside A Penguin

A pleasantly colourful surprise
Favourite Book Covers

Favourite Book Covers

Oasis frontman in rare manual labour appearance?
Atlantic Rock

Atlantic Rock

Rocks as modernist artworks, all spotted at the edge of Europe.
New Print: John Lennon - 'Imagine'

New Print: John Lennon - 'Imagine'

Lennon's classic 1971 album is reimagined in this latest print.
Tate Britain Greatest Hits, Winter 2018/19

Tate Britain Greatest Hits, Winter 2018/19

A roundup of golden nuggets on display at Tate Britain during the winter of 2018/19
Love Or Confusion With Jimi Hendrix

Love Or Confusion With Jimi Hendrix

The problems of turning Are You Experienced into a print when there are many different running orders.
Dinner Date

Dinner Date

A couple of recent sketches based on a fabulous piece of 1960s editorial photography.
Beatriz Milhazes at White Cube Bermondsey, April-July 2018

Beatriz Milhazes at White Cube Bermondsey, April-July 2018

  Brazilian artist Beatriz Milhazes’ paintings never fail to lift the spirits with their powerful use of patterning and gutsy colour combinations...
Fun With Picasso In 1932

Fun With Picasso In 1932

This is what it looks like when an artist at the top of their game takes their foot off the gas.