News / September 18, 2018

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ZOOM: An Epic Journey through Circles / Squares / Triangles

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The ZOOM series takes young readers on epic journeys that begin from the tiniest of details to the limits of the imagination through delightful illustrations filled with shapes. As they follow simple die cuts, every new page reveals a small twist to the story and a slightly expanded view of the world; hinting at how fun and full of possibilities new perspectives can be. Peppered with questions that promote interactivity, each ZOOM book is bound to make story time more interesting and playful for parents and children alike.

News / September 18, 2018

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Graphic Fest

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Identity design plays an integral part in shaping the entire experience of a festival or fair even though it is often overlooked. As the first point of contact for potential visitors, it has to convey the right energy and emotion to attract the right crowd in addition to containing all the relevant content.

Graphic Fest shines the spotlight on distinctive identities that successfully express the essence of new and recurring festivals and fairs in creative ways. From logo and type design to environmental settings and custom applications, it is an informative and inspiring resource book that showcases the comprehensive and systematic approach designers and organisers take to bring events to life.

News / September 18, 2018

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INSTA-PERFECT

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Creative photography for social media today Social media has made photography an essential and highly accessible means of expression for individuals and businesses alike. For brands looking to make a big impact in the digital realm, the smallest of details within a single frame can matter in attracting and engaging audiences from all around the world.

INSTA-PERFECT showcases some of the most stunning work on Instagram today by the creative movers and shakers who excel at compelling compositions, beautifully stylised sets, and clever aesthetical concepts. It also captures the voices of visual experts who offer insightful tips for producing eye-catching images with the power to stop viewers from simply scrolling on by.

News / June 29, 2018

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CITIx60: San Francisco

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From the rainbow-hued Castro district to the ultra-trendy Haight-Ashbury enclave, San Francisco’s distinctive neighbourhoods fuse and fuel a colourful culture that celebrates diversity. Jacketed in an illustrated city map by Andrea Nguyen, CITIx60: San Francisco gives you a good, varied taste of what the creative hub has to offer. Endorsed by 60 local ambassadors, all known for their accomplishments in the creative industry, the 60 hangouts list architectural and art spaces, shops and markets, as well as dining and nightime activities; accompanied by Google Maps QR codes, top tips, and useful app recommendations to ease your trip.

News / June 12, 2018

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OFF THE WALL — Art of the Absurd

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Filled with bizarre yet bemusing illustrations of dark humour, Off the Wall – Art of the Absurd is a celebration of the morose and the mad. Take a peek into the minds of 30 talented artists from all over the world, and open your own through the kaleidoscope of creativity and bright colours that are bound to make life a little less dull. Printed with neon ink on different paper materials to make the artwork pop, this book and its funny yet unsettling subject matter will make for a sweet addition to your bookshelf with its power to sugarcoat the bitter taste of reality.

News / May 04, 2018

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Spot the Bad Guy!

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Calling all little detectives! There are 25 amateur crooks on the loose, and the world needs your help. With 40 brain-twisting cases to be solved, Spot the Bad Guy! provides tons of crime-busting fun as players race against each other to pick out little visual clues and decipher verbal hints that point to the ones who have misbehaved. It is the perfect puzzle game for building observational and analytical skills by paying attention to the details that give the bad guys away.

News / May 04, 2018

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CITIx60: London / Berlin / Paris / Tokyo (Updated Edition)

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With updated visitor information, new recommendations, and refreshed cultural event listings, our revised CITIx60 editions for London, Berlin, Paris, and Tokyo offer endless inspiration for travellers to curate unforgettable trips.

News / May 04, 2018

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A to Z

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Curious about how your name came to be, or what it actually means? Featuring colourful illustrations by award-winning art director and designer Lio Yeung, A to Z depicts the imaginary adventures of over 200 alphabetical characters from the most popular names of our time.

Besides added inspiration for parents-to-be with a library of close to 500 name meanings, this book provides children with a unique way to learn more about the world around them without having to take life too seriously!

News / May 04, 2018

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Day & Night: Rainforest

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The sun may rise and set the same way every day, but life in the forest is anything but boring! Discover over 200 delightful creatures that either frolic in the light or only creep out at night in two beautifully illustrated panoramas that burst with colour, even in the dark with glow-in-the-dark ink. With over 1.4 metres of contrasting forestscapes and additional challenges that turn up the fun, let this second edition of Day & Night: Rainforest take you on an epic 24-hour adventure through a lush and lovely world full of nature’s magic and mysteries.

News / May 04, 2018

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OFF THE WALL — Art of the Absurd

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Humour is a funny thing. While it can help us forget how cruel and harsh our existence can be, what happens when the subject matter takes a dark and twisted turn? Are life’s bitter pills easier to swallow even when they are coated with the strange and surreal?



Brimming with cheerful colours, juxtaposed details and quirky characters, Off the Wall — Art of the Absurd presents bizarre yet bemusing illustrations of dark humour that explore the enigmatic minds of 30 artists as they walk the fine line between being funny and unsettling.

News / November 17, 2017

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Day & Night: Metropolis

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What makes day and night so different? Venture through the sweepingly detailed panoramic view of the city and sign up for the treasure hunt. Challenge yourself with character quests and a sea of amusing objects to find, while learning about life in varying locations at distinctive points of a day. Day & Night: Metropolis takes you on an epic 24-hour adventure run through the world, full of busy streets, and bright city lights that glow in the dark!.

 

News / November 17, 2017

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Truly Nordic

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Efficient and simple, Nordic designs are known for their clean lines and cheerful yet strict palette. But with all minimalist designs, the conscious decision of what to remove while still communicating its essence must be made. Profiling projects by creative units based in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, Truly Nordic explores and examines contemporary designs that value clarity and practicality above all else.

 

News / November 17, 2017

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Big Day

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Celebrate your story and togetherness with characterful details that suit your personalities. From the delectable cakes to floral arrangements, wedding gowns and accoutrements, top professionals in the industry share insights on their field and suggest ways to fulfil your wants and needs. Whether you’re opting for a small and simple party, or a fairytale-themed one filled with guests, this book is a definite guide to enjoy the planning as much as celebrating love and union.

News / September 08, 2017

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Camo Mania

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Originally invented to conceal and protect in battlefields, camouflage takes up more colours, forms and meanings as they appear on packaging, fabrics and canvas as art. Featuring a plethora of disruptive patterns constructed from varied elements, such as types and daily objects, Camo Mania reveals the diverse and flexible approaches that aim to decorate, reinterpret the functions of camouflage and give this unique type of design a subtle nod. From brand identities to event communications, and fashion styling to spatial art creations, the projects in this book epitomise the dynamic play of patterns in current designs. Experts will shed light on these patterns’ past and explain how they trick the eyes.

 

News / August 03, 2017

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BRANDLife: Boutique Hotels & Hostels

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The boutique hotel trend shows no sign of slowing down with stylish lodgings popping up everywhere for any budget. More than just a shelter for trippers to rest their tired heads, contemporary boltholes are also meant to be social clubs, gallery space, and a gateway to local culture and stories. Some may even aspire to become an attraction themselves, offering one-of-a-kind hideaways to add an extra layer to travellers’ short stays.

BRANDLife:Boutique Hotels & Hostels aims to foreground the hotel brand identities that have resisted our culture of hospitality through ingenuity and ambition. Through case studies, colourful showcases and interviews with leading hoteliers and brand specialists, readers will acquire a rare insight into how these visionaries corner the market and remarkably connect customers from around the world. The book is a sequel to BRANDLife: Café & Coffeehouses which examines modern café brand visions applied to visual identities and space.

 

News / August 03, 2017

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Camo Mania

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Camo Mania presents a new generation of camouflage-inspired pattern designs. Originally invented to conceal and protect in battlefields, these patterns take up more colours, forms and meanings on packaging, fabrics and canvas as art. Rich and powerful, they engross public gaze in busy environments and stand the test of time as decorative elements or collectable artwork.

Featuring a plethora of disruptive patterns constructed from types, objects, colours and shapes, the showcase reveals the diverse and flexible approaches that aim to decorate, reinterpret the functions of camouflage and subtly honour its unique type of design. From brand identities to event communications, and fashion styling to spatial art creations, the projects in this book epitomise the dynamic play of patterns in current designs.