Canadian book design awards

This year I had the great honor to design the 2010 Alcuin Society Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada catalog.

The awards are held yearly by the Alcuin society. This year I desinged the catalog, next to the design I also photographed the images used to seperate the different chapters.

I spend hours on the beach shooting, books, type and typographic meters and other print related material.

Designing the cataloge was quite a bit of work but working with a great team made it, a fun project, despite many late night hours.

I had great editors & translator who delivered perfect manuscrip and had a sharp eye for any possible mistakes.

The pictures of the books were shot by CoastImagingArts – with a mind boggling quality.

The catalog will now travel across Canada acompaying the book, eventually the exhibition will travel to Tokyo and later the Frankfurt and Leipzig book fair.

I will post a link once the Alcuin society will present the catalog on their web site.


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