Tag: Marshall Presnell

Holiday Time 2007-08

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Marshall Presnell throws a bunch of pencil shavings and rusty nails in the holiday punch. Not much “up” as the year draws to a close, unfortunately.

Smirk All You Want, We’ll Make War

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Marshall Presnell cheers big comfy couches and Barack Obama, while jeers are doled out to stripping away OSHA’s regulatory power and lack of movement on the “I” word.

L.A. Lofts

Print Reviews

Marshall Presnell steps back and admires both the beauty and utility presented in this photo collection of innovative loft spaces.

Striking Images

Print Reviews

Marshall Presnell finds hidden truths about America on the back of a matchbook. Or, in this case, a handsomely printed volume full of reproductions of the best (and worst) of vintage matchbook art.

The Water That Makes Your Mouth Water

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The long-awaited return of Marshall Presnell’s design musings! He’s got a love letter for Boeing, a need to find out what Dasani execs are smoking (and how he can get some), and he’s come to praise the prez not bury…. wait, he wants to do both.

Lekshun 2K

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Marshall Presnell gives the thumbs up to American, wait, human ingenuity in search of new frontiers, and gives a thumbs down to the BIG CONCEPTS.

2 Up 2 Down

Features

As part of the spotlight on new writers at Columns, we’ve got a special preview of Marshall Presnell’s look at 21st Century design successes and failures. 2 Up 2 Down, give it a shot.

Muzzle

Music Reviews

Actual Size (Reprise). Review by Marshall Presnell

The Makers

Music Reviews

Psychopathia Sexualis (Estrus). Review by Marshall Presnell

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Greg Hoy

Interviews

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Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson

Event Reviews

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Matías Meyer

Interviews

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Mostly True

Mostly True

Print Reviews

Carl F. Gauze reviews the fascinating Mostly True: The West’s Most Popular Hobo Graffiti Magazine, a chronicle of forgotten outsider subculture.

The Tin Star

The Tin Star

Screen Reviews

Anthony Mann’s gorgeous monochrome western, The Tin Star, may have been shot in black and white, but its themes are never that easily defined.