Transmission is a graphic design and content creation studio.  

We work with clients in the arts, culture, lifestyle and publishing industries to help them develop lasting relationships with their audience. We do this by creating timeless magazines, books, publications, digital platforms and branding which combine beautiful graphic design and art direction with engaging writing, journalism and editorial content. 

Please contact us for more information or to discuss a new project.

Transmission services include publishing, art direction, graphic design, book design, magazine art direction and design, writing, content creation, illustration, branding and website development.

Our clients include Thames & Hudson, Bloomsbury, Falmouth University, The Vinyl Factory, Quarto, Sci-Fi-London film festival and Denison Yachting.

'Transmission’s precise and stripped-down vision serves the subject matter well. Their art direction maintains uniform backgrounds in cool neutral shades of pale blue and cream with a defined horizon line and almost no shadows, to keep the distraction level down and allow viewers to focus on the work.' American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)

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Press: It's Nice That, Nicer Tuesday's
The Minimalism Myth, talk

We we're invited to talk at Nicer Tuesday, the monthly visual culture event hosted by It's Nice That, the highly influencial visual culture platform. Our Creative Director, Stuart, took the opportunity to talk about his latest book, MIN: The New Simplicity in Graphic Design, and help dispell the myth that creating minimal graphic design is easy. The London event was recorded in-front of a live audience. You can watch a recording of the talk here.


Shop: MIN, The New Simplicity in Graphic Design
MIN explores the resurgence of minimalism in contemporary graphic design. It showcases the elegant, reductive and geometric projects being created by designers who are moving beyond the ornate and pattern-based work that has dominated graphic design for the past decade. The visual culture book, published by Thames & Hudson, features 150 minimalist designers working across a wide range of formats and media. Buy the book.


Press: Wired, For Something so Simple, Minimal Design sure is Complicated 
Wired magazine interviewed us about the launch of our second book: MIN: The New Simplicity in Graphic Design, which is published by Thames & Hudson. “A lot of people say it’s really easy,” says Stuart Tolley, who runs Transmission, a design studio in Brighton, England. “A lot of people say you just rely on Helvetica, or white space. And I completely disagree.” Read the Full Article