News / July 07, 2015
Presenting a medley of playful and masterfully crafted designs from around the world, Special Edition focuses on product packaging that stands out for its engaging concept, unexpected choice of material or artistically elaborate design. Tailored to celebrate a unique product or extend a brand, these solutions come often about as the result of a one-off creative collaboration. From sneakers to designer toys and wines to confectioneries, almost any consumer brand or product can benefit from an inspiring makeover, as seen within the pages of Special Edition.
News / May 20, 2015
Graphics is not restricted to 2D surface anymore in today’s print. While traditional manual techniques like screen printing and letterpress still captivate designers with its handmade characteristics and colour choices, new technology encourages them to deliver more visual impact by being inventive with conventional materials. The result is a spectrum of interactive prints and playful life like depictions, which tickle viewers’ fancy.
In an attempt to examine the cutting edge of printmaking, PRINT MATTERS brings together an amalgam of print designs that have gone beyond pure digital printing. Through more than 110 samples of recent graphic identities, packaging, communications and book designs, this book offers a professional look into the use of varnish, foil-stamping, die-cut, thermal prints, technical folds, and many more, with design specifications.
News / March 30, 2015
Behind Collections® — Graphic Design and Promotion for Fashion Brands.
Ever wonder how lookbooks and visual campaigns direct your fashion perception? From graphic identities to visual campaigns, Behind Collections® introduces nearly 130 winning works, all stand out due to the unique method of craftsmanship that was used to execute the concept. Whether it is street fashion or high culture, these works captured the essence of the designers’ concept and highlighted it furthermore with graphics, printing, and art directions. See more details here.
News / November 13, 2014
Illustrative Branding — Smashing illustrations for brands
ILLUSTRATIVE BRANDING takes you on a beguiling journey through nearly 100 stellar projects and in-depth case studies on illustrated identities conceived for eateries, fashion labels, skincare products, enterprises, and many more. From delightful packaging, to tongue-in-cheek restaurant setting guarded by otherworldly creatures or serene naturescapes, all contributes to the whole of the brand experience, some even lure consumers into collecting tactile applications of the brand.
News / October 07, 2014
Comics Feeeever!! — Comics in art and design
Comics Feeeever!! uncovers the power of comics in art and design. With superheroes, classic toon characters and visual effects, 39 artists and designers blend imagination and reality loaded with wit, fascination, hope, and lust. Profoundly influenced by childhood reads and anime films, these creators from various cultures and backgrounds provoke thoughts relevant to different walks of life, connecting pop culture with high-art, childhood muses with current affairs, and fictional heroes with real ones.
News / August 26, 2014
Back in Stock!
victionary bestsellers are available for order now!
victionary bestsellers have returned to the rack for order! Whether you’re designer or design lovers with a weakness in food, monochrome designs or shiny objects, lay your hands on Eat Me, Black & White and Gold & Silver from our Palette series before they sell out again! Enjoy free worldwide shipping on any single purchase of USD200 or above. See Shipping and Handling at About for details.
News / June 11, 2014
Get carried away by graphics that flow
Fluid-inspired graphics stir up splashes of beguiling charm with their unruly form and spirit. Blessed with mutability, ink and paints are let loose from creatives’ hands to perform expected accidents in their work. Collating some 150 fascinating visual projects, Making a Splash: Graphics that Flow showcases how liquid mediums transfigure in brand identities, print & packaging, typography, visual arts and product design.
News / June 01, 2014
The magical potion of fluid-inspired
art & design
Fluid forms offer an insightful source of ideas by their capricious shapes and flexibility. When embodied by mediums as varied as ink, watercolour, paint, acrylic, and digital paintbrush, they create eye-popping designs that are truly unique and remarkable. Stay tuned for Making a Splash: Graphics that Flow, our new title which is about to blow your mind with flowing visuals.
News / April 30, 2014
Beyonderground x Helsinki in May
Annual graphic design festival is once again honouring design and
creativity ‹ this time in the cool Helsinki! Festival organisers are Manon
Wethly + Pablo Hannon (Hectica), as well as Debora Lauwers + Daan Linsen
(Postcard of a Painting / Alley Art Gallery) ‹ four graphic designers and
friends from Belgium. Expect talks and exhibitions hosting international
names like Kokoro & Moi and Toykyo. For tickets and details, check www.beyonderground.com.
News / January 13, 2014
PALETTE 05: Pastel
Pastel lends much more than a mild sweetness to everyday life. Visually soft and womanly, the spectrum works surprisingly well to deny presumptions and challenge traditions in our modern culture. Through 110 recent designs, the fifth of PALETTE reveals the true potentials of this visually-soothing colour family.
News / November 13, 2013
You Are Here
Effective and compelling signage achieves a challenging balance between standing out and blending in. Separated into two sections You Are Here examines how new spaces and functions inspire architects and designers to innovate wayfinding approach, with a section singly focusing on characterful pictogram sets.
News / November 12, 2013
British design scene is an exciting concoction of cultures and innovations continually enriched by determined and skilful design-makers from different generations and backgrounds 64GB is a sketch of its current landscape shaped by established and emerging creative units expert at art direction and graphic design.
News / September 24, 2013
PALETTE 04: Neon
Neon is not to be missed in the world of colours. Snazzy, daring and captivating, this spectrum emits light and let designs pop in the crowd. Collecting 110 recent visual projects, the fourth of PALETTE reveals fluorescent colours’ full potential in neon inks throughout.