Graham Rawle

Graham Rawle is a London-based author, artist and designer. His popular ‘Lost Consonants’ series ran weekly in The Guardian for 15 years. He has produced other regular series for The Observer, Sunday Telegraph Magazine and The Times. Among his published books are The Wonder Book of Fun, Lying Doggo, and Diary of an Amateur Photographer. His collaged novel Woman's World, created entirely from fragments of found text clipped from vintage women’s magazines, won wide critical acclaim. His reinterpretation of The Wizard of Oz was 2009 Book of the Year at the British Book Design Awards. His latest book, The Card, was published in June 2012. 

Rawle teaches part-time on the MA Sequential Design/Illustration and MA Arts and Design by Independent Project courses at the University of Brighton. He recently received an Honorary Doctorate by Norwich University College of the Arts/ University of the Arts, London.


Photographic ‘artistry’ in 1950s men’s magazines.