This week Coverjunkie asked Stephen Jenkins,
Art Director from ace The Guardian Guide
, a supplement from The Guardian newspaper
about his own favorite designed covers, here Stephen's top 5:
"Guide feature with the band Yeasayer reviewing the online reviews of their new album Odd Blood. Illustrated by I LOVE DUST
to create an iconic americana style advertising page to illustrate the overload of opinions shouting for attention on music websites.
"I decided to study a graphics MA at Central St. Martins and spent some of this time at Wagadon Publishing who produced The Face
and Arena magazines. Afterwards I worked at Dazed and Confused
and then at British Vogue for several years. At present, I spend my time between The Guardian
magazine as well as working on various different projects that I can find time for. I recently assisted Mark Porter on the weekend redesign of Het Financiele Dagblad in the Netherlands.
A sweet tip:
"I have recently found website, which is amazing: Posters in Amsterdam
Stephen thanks! big up!