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New Varoom Intimacy Issue is Out
From paranoia-tinged pandemic editorial for the likes of the New York Times to the body-based illustration of make-up artist Athena Paginton, the latest issue of Varoom looks at intimacy in the last year of image-making.
Varoom Nostalgia Issue is Out
The latest issue of the Varoom magazine looks at nostalgia and the impact the past has on illustration today. Is our love of images from the past holding us back, or can we use nostalgia to innovate?
Varoom 38: The Activism Issue
Varoom's Autumn 2018 issue is packed with rich imagery and insightful comment. The magazine's new Editor, Olivia Ahmad has curated a fascinating selection of artwork and viewpoints for this Activism issue, from the Middle Eastern comics collective battling state censorship and prosecution to Tara Books…
New Varoom: The Storytelling Issue
Varoom, the illustration magazine relaunches this February with a bold, colourful typographic design by James Lunn and Joe Hales.
Varoom 33: Collaborators
Bringing together individuals, networks and global brands across multimedia projects, the Collaborators issue of Varoom discovers the nuts and bolts of a successful children's book collaboration between writer and illustrator; design studio ManvsMachine's recent ambitious collaboration with Nike; the…
Varoom 30: The Play Issue
The Play issue of Varoom is out now, and explores how illustrators and the commercial world use Play as a vital part of the creative process.
Varoom 26: The Style Issue
The 'Style' issue of Varoom illustration magazine is out.
Varoom 25: The Empathy Issue
The new issue of Varoom illustration magazine encounters Empathy in a broad context, exploring the rich ways in which image making and the commercial realities around it reveal empathy.
Varoom 23 AfterWords: The Awards Issue
We have reached a tipping point in our culture where imagery is no longer an extra bit of information to support the words already there, so how is illustration shaping a culture After Words?
Varoom 22: Illustration Experiment
'Experiment' is the theme of Varoom issue 22, the Summer edition of the indispensable large-format illustration magazine.
Varoom 21: The Illustration Report
Varoom - The Illustration Report, goes in search of Rules to make or break.
Varoom! 20: The Muse Issue
The 20th edition of Varoom!, the Association of Illustrators' award-winning, quarterly magazine which celebrates the cultural, political and social ideas in contemporary illustration from around the world, is now available.
Varoom! 19: The Taste Issue
Taste, that most vital idea in image-making and image consumption forms the theme for Issue 19 of Varoom! the award-winning, quarterly magazine which celebrates the cultural, political and social ideas in contemporary illustration from around the world.
Varoom! Issue 18: A Celebration of Film Animation and Graphic Novel Culture
Movies, graphic novels and 17th century broadsides come under the spotlight in the latest issue of Varoom!, the award-winning, quarterly magazine which celebrates the cultural, political and social ideas in contemporary illustration from around the world.
Varoom! 17: Contemporary Illustration Through the Eyes of the World
How do you design whisky labels for China? Has Bollywood rediscovered the lost art of film posters? Are Brazilian and Russian artists pursuing similar visual styles?
Varoom 15: Knowledge
The Association of Illustrators released Varoom 15. For Varoom 15 they have travelled from the Land of Blind Faith, through Imagination County and ended up at Resolution Mountains.
Varoom 14: Relationships
We need relationships to be predictable, and we need them to surprise us. We need security and thrills.
Varoom 13 Discovers Place
Varoom 13 goes in search of "Place" with postcards from dark places, international corporate graffiti, portraits of a murderer, aliens in suburbia and illustrators perched on trees.
Varoom: Expanded Content and Brilliant Imagery Illuminate Issue 11
Following the successful re-launch of issue 10, Varoom returns with another bold cover.
Varoom Discovers the New Americans in Issue 07
In the seventh edition of Varoom Charlotte West profiles female duo Sofie Hannibal and Nan Na Hvass - Hvass&Hannibal - who are already stars in their native Denmark, and are fast gaining an international reputation as creators of enchanted dreamlike domains.
Varoom Issue 06
Illustration magazine Varoom discovers Collectivism in issue 06.
Varoom Continues to Grasp the Attention of Designers and Illustrators Alike
Short-listed for the Design Week Awards 2007 and selected for The Creative Review Annual 2007, Varoom has already grasped the attention of the graphic design community and put illustration on the agenda of everybody who is interested in visual communication.
Illustration Magazine Varoom Explores International Trends
Edited by award winning art director, writer and design consultant Adrian Shaughnessy, Varoom 02 explores international trends in illustration taking a critical look at the new and radical manifestations of image making which are further stretching the boundaries of an art form rooted in tradition and…
Varoom Magazine: the Journal of Illustration and Made Images
Varoom - the journal of illustration and made images is the AOI's new magazine launching this May celebrating and commenting on the illustrated image in today's vibrant visual culture.