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Monthly British magazine, incorporating Commercial Art magazine. Each issue focuses on industrial, commercial and product design.

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Art and Industry magazine July 1948
Art and Industry magazine July 1948
Art and Industry magazine July 1948
Art and Industry magazine July 1948
Art and Industry magazine July 1948
Art and Industry magazine July 1948
Art and Industry magazine July 1948
Art and Industry magazine July 1948
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The advertising has a certain contrast of hand-drawn and mechanical. Produced entirely in black, it reminds us that the absence of colour can be highly effective. Hans Michel and Günther Kieser's illustrations bring a sense of both playfulness and a stylistic approach to a corporate client.
In Rau's case, the combination of graphic design and photo produces a particularly positive result, since he uses the photo not so much as an object of representation but rather as a suggestive means of expression.
The graphic designer had to create a series of ads whose new publicity effects were to confirm or accentuate the already existing • image • of the paper. In this case, the planning was not based on a would-be psychological analysis of the reading public.

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Jazz Journal was first published in 1946 by Sinclair Traill, who also had some of his photographs used on the covers. The magazine is now online but remained in print for several decades, as Britain's longest enduring jazz magazine.