Nigel Holmes

List of John Benjamins publications for which Nigel Holmes plays a role.



Holmes, Nigel 2019 Uncle George’s illustrated mapInformation Design Journal 25:3, pp. 331–334 | Article
A personal look back at a 60-year career making information graphics for newspapers, magazines and corporations in England and the United States, and some of the lessons learned. The essential role of mentors in encouraging a bold graphic approach. How humor can help readers understand difficult… read more
Holmes, Nigel 2011 c. Information history in the modern worldInformation Design Journal 19:2, pp. 176–178 | Review
This article sets out to discuss the practical development of pictograms and the thoughts that lead to their final visual shape. It explains the personal considerations that combine all issues that are related to making graphics, such as drawing, technique, conventions, and commercial aspects. The… read more