Recommendations

How Can Man Die Better? I learnt about Robert Sobukwe on a trip to South Africa earlier this year. In 1960, Sobukwe led a mass defiance of South Africa’s pass laws and changed the course of the…

Read more

26 recommends

Things I’ve Been Enjoying: I have been enjoying Narrative Magazine’s website. Always some fabulous poetry, and short fiction and non-fiction pieces to read. 750words.com is another site I love. Every day, I write for 10 minutes straight, putting down…

Read more

Truth and lies in advertising

  • Published in: reviews

The latest instalment of Wordstock Deconstructed, in association with the English department of King’s College London, promised a journey through the past, present, and future of advertising, with Richard Burdett in the driving seat. Buckle up. By…

Read more

26 recommends

Our final installment of recommendations for 2017. What have 26ers been up to this month?   My recommendation is London’s Postal Museum. A fabulous place to celebrate not only our intricate and efficient postal service, but the…

Read more

The Other Box

  • Published in: reviews

We kicked off last month with an inspiring evening in collaboration with The Other Box and Wonderbly. For those who missed it – Matthew Aldridge reports. ‘In a lot of design agencies I worked for, the diversity…

Read more

Recommendations

North: Fashioning Identity. The exhibition at Somerset House examines the visual representation of the north and Northerners in photography, fashion and art. A real visual treat. The Descent of Man. I’m enjoying Grayson Perry’s new book, looking…

Read more

26 Memory Maps

  • Published in: reviews

Where are you from? Can you draw it? It’s always there in the recesses of our minds, our childhood home and all that came with it. It has irrevocably influenced us, but nowadays it’s almost intangible. What…

Read more

Latest 26 Facebook

2 weeks ago
Next Trade Secrets Training Session: The Bard Sell - 26

Join us at our next workshop ‘The bard sell’ and learn how to use poetic techniques to make your commercial writing creative https://www.26.org.uk/news-views/26-noticeboard/the-bard-sell

The bard sell: learn how to use poetic techniques to make your commercial writing creative Give your commercial writing a bit more sparkle and polish with poet and copywriter Rishi Dastidar for an ... See more

LIKE
LOVE
HAHA
WOW
SAD
ANGRY
3 weeks ago
Making a magazine - 26

Our member, Sophie Gordon, offers notes of her path from “we could make a magazine” to “now available in lovely shops.” Meet the people within and the ideas behind Beings magazine … um, now ... See more

A non-exhaustive, definitely non-expert account of what I’ve learned so far. By Sophie Gordon It all started with a message from my friend Gavin. Having taken a year-long sabbatical, he’d been ... See more

LIKE
LOVE
HAHA
WOW
SAD
ANGRY
« 1 of 25 »

Latest 26 images

Disused pub in Hoxton by Andy York
Photo by Lucy Beevor
Image by Tony Linkson
Found on the island of Giglio, Italy by Chris Bird.
26 Screenshot by Lara Muth
I live at number 26, and this is my bin!  Rebecca Thomas
Captured in Venice by Elen Lewis
26-jane
Distance markers on a disused railway in East Sussex. The Cuckoo Line.  By Tony Linkson
Distance markers on a disused railway in East Sussex. The Cuckoo Line.  By Tony Linkson
Distance markers on a disused railway in East Sussex. The Cuckoo Line.  By Tony Linkson
Spotted by Marin Lee at the Serpentine in Hyde Park
Spotted in Copenhagen by Helen MacKinven.
Spotted on the airfield of Tivat airport in Montenegro by Martin Lee
I took this picture in a fabulous vegan and raw food restaurant in Turin - Ezri Carlebach
Spotted in Capri by Laura Hunter
Woods near Jouqueviel, Midi-Pyrenees, 10 minutes after I had told my walking group about 26. They gave me a funny look. By David Mathews
Image by Ed Pritchard
Image by Lydia Thornley in Krakow
Spotted in Belfast by Jonathan Holt
From Christmas travels in Krakow by Lydia Thornley
Night time lamp from Christmas travels in Krakow by  Lydia Thornley
Daytime lamp from Christmas travels in Krakow by  Lydia Thornley