The Summer Reader 2016


Tank’s popular and essential Summer Books issue compiled 100+ excerpts from the year’s best books, selected by guest editors Barbara Epler, Kai Friese and Gerhard Steidl.

The issue featured book recommendations from well-read influencers including designers Sir Paul Smith and Margaret Howell, curator Hans-Ulrich Obrist, musician Michael Stipe, director and writer Miranda July, artist and writer Sophia Al Maria, writer Owen Hatherly and many more.

The cover featured British actress Rebecca Hall discussing her praised role in Christine, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2016 and on international release from October 2016.