The design courses blog for BA (Hons)
and HND Vis Comm at Edinburgh College

Nova Magazine

6 November 2019

This year our HNC editorial design project was to reinvent the seminal 1960s feminist magazine, Nova.  Nova pioneered journalism that tackled taboo subjects and radical feminist ideas during the 1960s and early 70s.  Times change, but many of these issues are still with us, and Nova's aim is to capture a new readership in the current #metoo LGBT Fake News climate.  Some examples of masthead cover and spread concepts -

Illaria Veroli

Lewis Lee-Grant

Gemma Gorton

Murray Notman