Khoi Vinh Is the New Design Director for

Fantastic news. I’ve been bitching about the design of The Times’s web site ever since it launched — The Times is one of the best-designed print periodicals in the world, and, I think, the best-designed newspaper, but their web site has always been scattered and rather junky-looking. Vinh is the perfect man for the job. Who’d have thought the brains behind The Onion’s recent web redesign would end up as Design Director for The New York Times?

Thursday, 29 December 2005