News / July 03, 2020

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DOT LINE SHAPE

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From branding projects to editorial-, exhibition-, and packaging design outcomes, DOT LINE SHAPE presents a visually appealing collection of work that utilises the basic elements of design and illustration (i.e. dots, lines, and shapes) in compelling ways. Featuring insightful interviews with Garbett Studio (AU), Mina Tabei (JP), and Anna Kulachëk (RU), the book is a timeless source of inspiration targeted at students and working professionals who are looking for new ways to explore creative rules – and break them!

News / July 03, 2020

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A BOOK ON BOOKS

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Contrary to popular opinion, print is anything but dead. Although traditional publishing has been greatly impacted by digital media, people around the world continue to value books on paper due to their materiality and the unique way with which they touch our senses. A Book on Books showcases how creatives are changing the aesthetics of book design to preserve reading culture in modern times, as they continue to make printed books exciting, eye-catching, and enjoyable to read or own. It also features the key figures who play a crucial role in keeping the industry alive as it moves towards an unknown future.

News / June 22, 2020

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DOT LINE SHAPE

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Skill and style may matter when it comes to design and illustration, but most visuals typically began as a fundamental element that was enhanced or expanded into an aesthetically pleasing and meaningful piece of work. Whether they serve as simple points of focus or building blocks for complex patterns, these elements present countless possibilities when combined with purpose and principles like contrast, balance, rhythm, and white space. DOT LINE SHAPE is an eye-catching curation of projects from around the world that manifest the three elements in inspiring and ingenious ways. No matter how trends or platforms change over time, they serve as timeless components that provide designers and artists with infinite means of expression to make a lasting impact.

News / February 20, 2020

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Stockholm Design Lab: 1998-2019

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Stockholm Design Lab (SDL) presents a visual treasure trove of ideas in its all-new eponymous monograph spanning 20 years of creative excellence. As a leading studio that has left a lasting impact on a variety of entities and industries around the world, its >500-page retrospective offers an insightful journey through some of its best projects so far, whether it is designing money, a race car, or for the Nobel Prize. An invaluable source of inspiration and knowledge for creative professionals and students, the book is essential reading for those looking to learn and grow in the footsteps of greatness.

News / December 06, 2019

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PALETTE mini Series 01-03: Black & White / Multicolour / Gold & Silver

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Need some colour-based #inspo? Our best-selling PALETTE series now comes in a ‘flip-friendly’ format. Packed with the same timeless visual inspiration of their original editions, PALETTE Mini 01 – 03 (Black & White, Multicolour, and Gold & Silver) have been redesigned into three books of over 600+ postcard-sized pages each for instant doses of design stimuli. With several new projects added to the existing mix of featured work, they make a compelling reference collection to start afresh, whether you love creativity, design, or colour in general!

News / December 06, 2019

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Stockholm Design Lab: 1998-2019

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Driven by ‘simple, remarkable ideas’, Stockholm Design Lab (SDL) has been transforming brands and businesses as one of the leading design agencies in the world since 1998. From developing visual identities for the NIO Formula E race car and the Nobel Prize to defining creative approaches for adidas and IKEA, its body of work is as diverse as it is distinct and delightful; spanning various mediums to capture hearts and minds across all walks of life.

To mark its 21st year in the industry, the studio has compiled a special monograph with over 500 pages of exclusive insight into its creative inspiration, processes, and portfolio. Featuring behind-the-scenes anecdotes, early-stage mock-ups, and never-seen-before images for some of its most renowned client projects to date, the book will serve as timeless inspiration for aspiring and working designers alike.

News / November 06, 2019

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PALETTE mini 01-03 (Black & White, Multicolour, Gold & Silver)

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viction:ary’s PALETTE colour-themed series remains one of the most sought-after sources of reference for designers around the world. Its first three editions – Black & White, Multicolour, and Gold & Silver – form the basis of a classic collection that continues to be relevant and reliable through the variety of compelling projects featured. To meet the ever-changing demands of creative practitioners today, these books have been repackaged and redesigned under the all-new PALETTE Mini series. With the addition of several new projects to enrich content further, readers will now be able to flip through over 600 postcard-sized pages of instant visual inspiration per edition. Upon release, you will be able to buy the books individually or as a bundle!

News / July 23, 2019

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MATERIAL MATTERS 01-04: Wood/Metal/Stone/Paper

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Artist and designers have always had the unique ability to be inspired by the most ordinary things to produce extraordinary work. By transforming common materials and timeless elements of nature in eye-catching and meaningful ways, they in turn inspire us to expand our perceptions and help us truly connect with the world around us.

In our MATERIAL MATTERS series, we explore various creative interpretations of wood, metal, paper, and stone that bring out the best in each material in celebrating tactility, technique, and thinking beyond boundaries. Get the complete set of all four books at our special bundle price now so that you won’t have to worry about missing out on a single edition!

News / May 21, 2019

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MATERIAL MATTERS: Wood/Metal/Paper/Stone

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Whether they are used as a point of reference or the medium of creation itself, materials are integral to artists and designers who seek to explore fresh outcomes, experiment with new techniques, and elicit distinct responses from their audiences. Our new MATERIAL MATTERS series showcases stunning creative interpretations of some of the most common materials around us – namely wood, metal, paper, and stone – by exploring the compelling ways with which their unique characteristics can be cleverly drawn upon or thoughtfully transformed to shape the outcome of an art or design project.

News / February 16, 2019

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DESIGN{H}ERS

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Although there is still a long way to go until we reach true equality, the last few years have been encouraging for women around the world. Featuring a foreword by Roanne Adams of RoAndCo Studio and interviews with luminaries Jessica Walsh from Sagmeister & Walsh, Verònica Fuerte of HEY, Yah-Leng Yu of Foreign Design Policy Group, and Hattie Stewart, DESIGN{H}ERS celebrates the here and now as an inspiring visual time capsule that captures the distinctive aesthetics and aspirations of the best in their fields, as we work towards a future where success is no longer defined by gender.

News / February 04, 2019

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DESIGN{H}ERS

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The last few years have been encouraging and exciting for women around the world. While there is a lot more work to be done in the creative industry when it comes to diversity and representation, more talents are being seen as more voices are being heard. In recognising all their amazing work and how far they have come, DESIGN(H)ERS celebrates some of the top women in design today by featuring their personal experiences, work, and dreams. With a foreword by Roanne Adams of RoAndCo Studio and interviews by luminaries Jessica Walsh from Sagmeister & Walsh, Verònica Fuerte of HEY, Yah-Leng Yu of Foreign Design Policy Group, and Hattie Stewart, it is an inspiring visual time capsule that captures the distinctive aesthetics and aspirations of the best in their fields, as we work towards a future where success is no longer defined by gender.

News / November 08, 2018

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BRANDLife: Concept Stores & Pop-ups

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There is more to a concept store or pop-up than the products on display. Although they differ in lifespans and technical definitions, both spaces serve to form, nurture, and strengthen brand-customer connections in meaningful ways that cannot be done solely online. In our upcoming release under the popular BRANDLife series, find out how discerning studios around the world are creating authentic and delightful retail experiences through cleverly-designed visual identities and interiors; resulting in robust eco-systems built upon philosophy, style, and possibilities.

News / October 24, 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 / October 02, 2018

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Flora & Fauna

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Creative people are often known to seek inspiration from nature. Besides providing the setting for ideation and imagination, it is a canvas full of complex shapes and lines interwoven with each other, countless varieties of colour palettes, as well as diverse tones and textures that set distinct moods and atmospheres.

Flora & Fauna explores the ways with which these timeless elements have been re-interpreted and incorporated into modern branding and design work. Spanning a wide range of project types such as logos, icons, packaging and print ads, it showcases a world of creativity as diverse as nature itself.

News / August 29, 2018

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PALETTE 08: Iridescent

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Light has fascinated human beings since the dawn of mankind. To that end, iridescence is a compelling means to ideate and create, due to its ability to interact with light to produce captivating multicoloured illusions that shift with the viewer’s vantage point. Its kaleidoscopic nature also makes it subtle yet striking all at once – a versatile finish with lasting visual impact.

PALETTE 08: Iridescent explores the power and possibilities of a colour and a palette both existing in a single form through more than 100 creative projects from all around the world. Whether they are applied to create depth and dimension or used to transform physical attributes and perspectives, discover how artists and designers today are experimenting with holographic hues to generate new work and realms that intrigue and inspire.

News / April 20, 2018

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Made in Japan

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When a product is labelled as ‘Made in Japan’, it wears a badge of quality and reputation, backed by a legacy of precision, consistency and clarity that Japanese designers have been honing for generations. Known for being clean and minimalist or irresistibly irreverent, their iconic styles over time continue to be loved and imitated all over a modern world that has never stopped looking to them for inspiring creative breakthroughs.

With the spotlight on 40 local creatives from all sorts of different backgrounds and disciplines, Made in Japan showcases an exciting array of work that seamlessly weave history, tradition, and philosophy into cutting-edge, contemporary design – each one a prime example of how variety can be held together by the influence of a singular culture and unique national identity.