We visited the Standard Manual studio, an independent publishing imprint founded by Jesse Reed and Hamish Smyth in New York in 2014. We talked about archives, guidelines and design history.
We sat with typographic designer extraordinaire (and studio neighbor) Alex Trochut, to chat about life… and design.
Anje Jager is an illustrator based in Berlin and originally from the Netherlands. She spent years working as a graphic designer and art director, before turning back to her first love of drawing and painting.
Jochen Gerner is an illustrator based in France. He has been illustrating and writing comics since he studied fine arts. His work has appeared in Libération, Le Monde, and the New York Times.