Category: Books

Viction:ary

  viction:ary is established as an identity to emphasize the strength of collaborative efforts in the area of visual communication. Not only creating more perspectives for those who loves design and visual graphics.

Colin Snow

Young graphic designer, who resides in LA. Keep your eyes on this fella. Solid work Mr. Snow / hug1.

Toormix

Toormix is a Barcelona-based design studio. “Playing with brands since 2000.” Worth a look.

AIGA 50/50

Since 1923 the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) has celebrated excellence in book design with an annual design competition called 50 Books / 50 Covers. Each Spring, the one hundred best book designs of the previous year are chosen from nearly a thousand entries.…

Character San Francisco

Character is a design agency based in San Francisco. Partnering with numerous eminent companies, Character helps create, extend and rejuvenate brands.

Jaye Rhee by Sp ct r / Sulki&Min

Another wonderful publication from the wonderful world that is Specter Press / Sp ct r design by that wonderful duo Sulki&Min. Here’s a bit of text from their site: Jaye Rhee is a New York-based artist who regularly exhibits work at various international venues. Imageless…

Wim Crouwel ‘In His Own Words’ By Toon Lauwen

Another nice gem now available by the wonderful folks at Typotheque, this looks like a beauty and surely one for all to digest as time and capacity allow. Here is a bit of text from Typotheque: Wim Crouwel ‘in his own words’ presents a selection…

The Caseroom Press

When time permits take a flick through this inspiring collection of experimental handmade books and zines being churned out over at The Caseroom Press. It goes to show how far a lot of passion, hard work and determination can go. I came across their work…

Sulki & Min

While doing some random searches in our database, it has come to my attention that we’ve never done a post on Sulki & Min. During my brief time here in Korea, and the chance moments I’ve seen them, interacted with them, or seen something they’ve…

Mediabus

Since being here in Seoul, it is ever so refreshing to find places, people, folks like this. If you have some time, check out the publications from Mediabus and better yet, if you are in Seoul, come visit The Book Society. “Mediabus is an independent…

Ken Leung

With Modern Publicty just gone live, amongst other recent sightings, I thought it none the more apt to throw in a reiterance of the achievements of Ken Leung – the founding art director of one of my all-time favourite publications. A true purveyor of structure…

A2 / SW / HK

London design duo Scott Williams and Henrik Kubel go by the moniker A2/SW/HK. Their somewhat under-the-radar work is always smart, and always seems to have the perfect (light) touch. Scroll down for the recent work.

Grids – Made To Measure

It’s all about the grid – here, here and oh look: here. GRIDS (title does exactly what it says on the tin), published by RotoVision not only serves as a compendium of exemplary designs (featuring the work of Matt Willey, Peter Crnokrak, George Adams and…

The Defence of the Realm, The Authorized History of MI5

Looks to be an interesting read and an equally nice looking book. For the first time amongst any national/international organization is an authorized historical account. Looking forward to this release. While doing some perusing, was curious about the crest, which is really quite beautiful. Here…