Jeremy Leslie's annual editorial conference, The Modern Magazine 2017 #ModMag17 was a jam-packed day of talks from designers, editors and publishers.
Featuring an international lineup of some of the most exciting figures in current magazine publishing, ModMag captivated audiences with speakers including:
Anja Aronowsky Cronberg — Editor-in-chief/founder, Vestoj(France)
Nicholas Blechman — Creative director, The New Yorker (US)
Mirko Borsche — Bureau Mirko Borsche (Germany)
Tony Brook — Co-founder, Unit Editions (UK)
Francesco Franchi — Managing Editor, la Repubblica (Italy)
Lydia Garnett — Co-editor-in-chief, Accent (UK)
James Hyman — The Hyman Archive (UK)
Takahiro Kinoshita — Editor-in-chief, Popeye (Japan)
Owen Pritchard — Editor, It’s Nice That (UK)
Justinien Tribillon & Isabel Seiffert — Migrant Journal (France, Switzerland)
Liv Siddall — Editor, Rough Trade Magazine (UK)
There was also a panel discussion chaired by Jeremy Leslie, looking back at what’s happened in magazines over the last five years and looking forward to the next five. The discussion line-up was :
Bertie Brandes & Charlotte Roberts – founders, Mushpit @themushpit
Danielle Pender — Editor-in-chief, Riposte @RiposteMagazine
John L Walters – Editor/owner, Eye @eyemagazine
Matt Phare – Creative director, Shortlist and Stylist @ShortList @StylistMagazine
Paul Gorman – Author, The Story of The Face @PJGorman
Now a familiar sight at these events, Park Communications had a stand for attendees to peruse our printed samples #PrintedByPark.
And a general round-up of the day from Stack Magazine's Best moments at magCulture’s Modern Magazine 2017
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We're already looking forward to next year!