Archive: 2009
07.12.2009 | Communication Design in Flux! - Invited Lecture

Lawrence Zeegen presents an illustrated lecture - Communication Design in Flux! to undergraduate design students at Winchester School of Art.
01.12.2009 | Guardian | The Attorney General's unfathomable workload...

11.11.2009 | Guardian | Squeezing Poverty

11.11.2009 | Article | Computer Arts Projects (Issue 130) - Underground Inspirations

Lawrence Zeegen meets the studios soaking up their cultural surroundings to create fresh styles of apparel...
26.10.2009 | Communication Design in Flux! - Invited Lecture, CAFA, Beijing, China

Lawrence Zeegen presents an illustrated lecture - Communication Design in Flux! to undergraduate and postgraduate design students and staff at College of Fine Arts, Beijing, China.
25.10.2009 | Icograda World Design Congress 2009 - Conference Presentation, Beijing, China

Lawrence Zeegen is to present his paper, What Use is Design Education?, at Icograda Education Conference as part of Icograda World Design Congress 2009 in Beijing China 29-30 October 2009. Read the abstract here...
20.10.2009 | Guardian | Sex Trafficking - Victims in the Spotlight

13.10.2009 | Article | It's Nice That...

Today is the first day of the rest of your life / Demand the Impossible
Lawrence Zeegen contributes to It's Nice That articles with a piece about the current state of play among today's art and design students...
It's Nice That
10.10.2009 | The Guardian Big Draw - Children's Drawing Workshop, The Guardian, London

The Guardian Big Draw - Zeegen runs 'Alien Invasion' workshops for kids.
Lawrence Zeegen joined The Guardian's Big Draw event on Saturday 10 October for the third consecutive year.
The Big Draw is a national campaign to encourage people to draw.
09.10.2009 | From Analogue to Digital and Back Again... - Symposium Lecture, London

Lawrence Zeegen presents From Analogue to Digital and Back Again - an invited lecture at Bargehouse Design Symposium.
04.10.2009 | Portfolio | Expressing Love

03.10.2009 | Portfolio | Start Your Own Recruitment Agency

01.10.2009 | Portfolio | Ping Pong

30.09.2009 | Guardian | Cutting Emissions

10.09.2009 | Book | What is Illustration?

What is Illustration? examines the varied and overlapping media in which illustration plays a vital role, outlining its practical components (from project briefings to ideas generation, constructing images, and storytelling), and its many applications (from newspaper and magazine editorials to book publishing, advertising, design, music, fashion, websites and branding).
10.09.2009 | Digital Artist 2009

Lawrence Zeegen is named as one of the judges of Digital Artist 2009, organised by Future in association with Intel. Presentations to winners will be made at VIP Awards in London on Thursday 1 October.
10.09.2009 | The Guardian Big Draw

Lawrence Zeegen joins The Guardian's Big Draw event on Saturday 10 October for the third consecutive year. The Big Draw is a national campaign to encourage people to draw and The Guardian's Big Draw event is an opportunity to work with some of the newspaper's contributing cartoonists and illustrators.
09.09.2009 | Guardian | Progressive Political Rhetoric

04.09.2009 | Greenengaged - Crafting Mass Production Letterpress Day

Lawrence Zeegen joins Greenengaged as a participating designer, in association with Workshop, on a letterpress publication created as part of Crafting Mass Production at the Design Council. The publication is to be launched on 24/09/09.
01.09.2009 | Lawrence Zeegen - Head of School of Communication Design Kingston University

Lawrence Zeegen takes up his new post of Head of School, School of Communication Design at Kingston University from Sept 1st.
01.09.2009 | What is Illustration? (Rotovision) out now

Lawrence Zeegen's fourth and latest book - What is Illustration? (Rotovision) is now available to purchase at
What is Illustration? provides a lively map of an evolving discipline.
Click here for more info
26.08.2009 | Kingston University - Graduates urged to think globally

Graphic artist and designer Lawrence Zeegen, best known by the public for his incisive illustrations in the Guardian newspaper, says that today’s design graduates need to be prepared to travel to get to the top, as he takes the helm at Kingston University’s School of Communication Design.
19.08.2009 | Guardian | Misery Memoirs

01.08.2009 | Portfolio | Carte Blanche

01.08.2009 | Article | Computer Arts - Opinion - Where Next?

It isn't easy out there, but being proactive and positive will see you through the gloom of the current economic climate, says Lawrence Zeegen
29.07.2009 | Guardian | Equality of Opportunity in School Education

08.07.2009 | Guardian | G8 in Crisis

17.06.2009 | Guardian | Top-slicing the BBC. Ending the Monopoly

27.05.2009 | Guardian | Unpoetic Poets - War of Words

06.05.2009 | Guardian | The Government Want Your DNA

15.04.2009 | Guardian | The Disaster of Basra

25.03.2009 | Guardian | Radio Censorship

04.03.2009 | Guardian | Terrorist Attack on Sri Lankan Cricketers

01.03.2009 | Book | Hugocreate

Since its launch, the HUGO Create challenge has grown into a truly global phenomenon, attracting over 13,000 entries from across 108 different countries worldwide. This book, written by Lawrence Zeegen, is a celebration of the 100+ best designs from across the globe.
11.02.2009 | Guardian | Obama Brings Rivals into Cabinet

06.02.2009 | Contemporary British Illustration Now! - Invited Lecture, StudyLab, Moscow

Lawrence Zeegen presents an illustrated lecture, Contemporary British Illustration Now! at StudyLab Education Fair in Moscow, Russia to undergraduate and postgraduate design students and staff.
01.02.2009 | Portfolio | The Servant

21.01.2009 | Guardian | Political Big Beasts Return