News / October 02, 2018

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ZOOM Series: Epic Journeys 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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Up & Down

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From the misty hilltops of distant lands to the freezing depths of the Arctic Ocean, Up & Down splits various settings into two fun perspectives that will intrigue little explorers. With over 500 contextual words labelled throughout 20 beautifully illustrated scenes, young readers will get to build their vocabulary while developing an eye for detail and a new sense of wonder about our world.

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 / July 09, 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 / July 09, 2018

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Up & Down

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From the top of a castle in a distant land to the depths of the cold Arctic ocean, Up & Down splits the world into simple contrasts that will intrigue budding little explorers. Packed with beautifully illustrated details that showcase the diversity of our surroundings including some fun fictional environments like a witch’s lair, each of the 20 scenes in this book features 20 or more labelled objects for young readers to expand their vocabulary while developing an eye for detail as well as a sense of wonder about what is around them.

News / June 29, 2018

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Mix & Rub: People

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How much fun can you have with your imagination? Find out with Mix & Rub: People, a quirky homage to simple games from the past. All you need are some colour pencils or crayons to rub over random face and body textures to create up to 400 crazy characters. The more ridiculous the mix, the better! Cultivate creativity by making up funny stories that match their styles, or adding as many doodles around them as you like to produce a DIY masterpiece.

News / June 14, 2018

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Day & Night: Rainforest

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Featuring over 1.4 metres of beautifully illustrated panoramas by Paula McGloin, our Day & Night series returns with a big roar. In this new release, we explore a rainforest over 24 hours, where young readers will ‘meet’ more than 200 creatures that call it home. With special challenges that turn up the fun, it is an epic adventure that will see them getting to know more about those that frolic in the light or only creep out at night, with the help of glow-in-the-dark ink.

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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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 / 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.

News / November 02, 2016

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INK — The Art of Tattoo

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Originating as an ancient tribal practice and symbols of religious devotion, the new wave of tattoos reveals an international aesthetic movement grounded in the love of art. INK — The Art of Tattoo explores what is at the forefront of one of humanity’s most ancient arts with an extensive selection of over 700 flash designs and original illustrations, followed by a tasteful showcase of inked bodies in fashion and art photography. Ending on a high note with interviews of top tattoo artists, INK is a collectible reference for practitioners and those craving for new tatts, with three cool cover designs to choose from.

 

News / November 02, 2016

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CITIxFamily Art Prints

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Let the distinctive landscapes of the world’s creative capitals enliven your home or workplace! Featuring New York, San Francisco, London, Paris, Barcelona and Copenhagen, CITIxFamily Art Prints transmute characterful illustrations in the CITIxFamily City Guides into gallery-quality art prints. Exclusively available on victionary’s online store in an edition of 60, these specially commissioned maps are the perfect memento of your rewarding family travel, or an expression of pride and love for your city.

 

News / October 19, 2016

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INK — The Art of Tattoo

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Coming soon in November, INK delves into the new wave of tattoos and explores what is at the forefront of one of humanity’s most ancient arts. Amassed in the book are some 700 recent and classic flash designs, original patterns and illustrations that encapsulate how tattoo styles around the world have evolved. Readers can start examining the subject by admiring tattoo flashes, then go on to inked bodies modelled for fashion and art projects, and interviews with select tattoo artists — all combined into a handy reference for practitioners and those craving for new tatts.

News / September 20, 2016

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Asian Inspiration

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Comprising portfolios of over 40 outstanding artists from both ends of the world, Asian Inspiration examines how they embrace the aesthetic wealth of Asian art for self-expression, voice societal concerns and enhance commissioned work. The book delves into the intriguing sphere of cultural connotations and graphic references and fosters visual dialogues between the region’s philosophies, myths, traditions and popular culture from different times captured in new light.

News / August 12, 2016

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Design Origin: Germany

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Following Design Origin: France is our second edition, Design Origin: Germany, an extensive insight into the diverse visual landscape of German culture. The book exhibits the influence of German roots in contemporary design within the nation. In the form of a carefully curated compilation and of short interviews, Design Origin: Germany highlights the vision, motive and inspiration of over 40 established and emerging individuals from creative fields such as packaging, photography, editorials, illustration and more.

News / August 12, 2016

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Asian Inspiration

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Asian Inspiration offers insight into how contemporary artists interpret art from one of the world’s earliest civilisations. In this new upcoming title, we explore the various ways in which today’s global artists appropriate the many facets of Asian art for the purpose of composing social commentaries, satirical projections or new artistic emblems. Through these new visual narratives, be inspired by the harmony of the past and present in this book.