Journal of Illustration 6.2 is now available
Friday, January 10, 2020

Journal of Illustration 6.2 is now available

Intellect is pleased to announce that Journal of Illustration 6.2 is now available!


Special Issue: ‘Decriminalising Ornament: The Pleasures of Pattern’ 


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Aims & scope


The Journal of Illustration provides an international forum for scholarly research and investigation of a range of cultural, political, philosophical, historical, and contemporary issues, in relation to illustration. This peer-reviewed journal encourages new critical writing on illustration, associated visual communication, and the role of the illustrator as maker, visualizer, thinker, and facilitator, within a wide variety of disciplines and professional contexts.


Issue 6.2




Decriminalising Ornament: The Pleasures of Pattern 

Sheena Calvert and Nanette Hoogslag 




Pattern and pedagogy in print: Art and Craft Education in the mid twentieth-century classroom 

Desdemona McCannon


Illustrative Poundbury: Reading illustration in the built environment

Vincent Larkin


Fibs and fripperies: References to the real in digital illustration

Stephanie Black


Serial killers? Investigating some modernist myths about decoration, pattern and ornament through workplace intervention

Sarah Horton



A. Mattson Gallagher


Architecture and the graphic novel 

Laurence North 


Exhibition and Book Review


Stéphane Mandelbaum, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 6 March–20 May 2019 Stéphane Mandelbaum, Anne Monfort (ed.) (2019) 

Bill Prosser


The History of Illustration, Susan Doyle, Jaleen Grove and Whitney Sherman (eds) (2019)

Sara Telema