News / June 21, 2017

Coming soon!
BRANDLife: Boutique Hotels & Hostels

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Coming soon in July, BRANDLife: Boutique Hotels & Hostels examine how new boltholes foreground branding and interiors in their business concepts. 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. 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 focuses on contemporary brand systems where graphic identities and interior designs interact to communicate brand values. BRANDLife: Boutique Hotels & Hostels is second of the collection, following the publishing of BRANDLife: Café & Coffeehouses.

News / November 02, 2016

Back in Stock!
PALETTE 01-04

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Missed out PALETTE 01-04 before? We’re bringing everyone’s favourites from the colour-themed series back on the rack. Whether you are a fan of monochromatic graphics or dynamic play of colours, the four titles — Black & White (Vol.1), Multicolour (Vol.2), Gold & Silver (Vol.3) and NEON (Vol.4) — will intrigue you with the plethora of captivating visual projects ranging from corporate design to art installations. Get your hands on these well-loved titles before they’re gone again!

News / June 20, 2016

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Design Origin: Germany

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Coming soon in August is the second edition of Design Origin, a design reference collection that compares the diverse visual landscapes of different cultures. Following Design Origin: FranceDesign Origin: Germany explores the nation’s contemporary design that remarkably balances form and functionality while pushing for a wider acceptance of radical ideas. Through short interviews and a carefully edited showcase, the book illustrates the unique vision and creative universe of more than 40 established and emerging talents from the fields of art and culture, music, fashion, sports, architecture and publishing.

News / January 15, 2016

Out now!
Design Origin: France

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As the debut edition of Design Origin, a design reference collection that compares the diverse visual landscapes of different cultures, Design Origin: France explores the French nation’s contemporary design that remarkably informs the country’s traditional emphasis on arts and crafts. Through short interviews and a carefully edited showcase, the book illustrates the unique vision and creative universe of more than 40 established and emerging talents from the fields of music, fashion, sports, architecture and publishing.

News / January 15, 2016

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Dark Inspiration II

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Following the footsteps of its first volume, Dark Inspiration II goes deeper into the uncanny domain of grotesqueries and the occult — where childhood reveries, aged folklore and mysteries, and morbid fascination with death and mental pain juxtapose to examine mortal sins, existence and human relationships with the universe. The book is a rich profusion of bone-chilling art created by more than 50 artists worldwide, encompassing illustrations, sculptures, installations, photography and set design.

News / November 12, 2015

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PALETTE No.7: Monotone

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As the latest addition to viction:ary’s colour-themed collection PALETTE, Monotone singles out a distinctive array of visual projects that thrive on the clever use of limited colours. Chromatically arranged, 110 recent works demonstrate how designs consciously capitalise on limited colours or a tonal palette to make a loud noise. Find out how these compelling solutions make a unique appeal with colour formulations, materials, printing techniques and graphic details.

News / November 12, 2015

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Design Origin series

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A newly arrived design series based on countries, Design Origin compares the diverse visual landscapes of different cultures. With its scope centring on one country at a time, each edition profiles 40 prolific talents. Starting with France, and through short interviews and a gallery of creative works, this book gathers individual’s original thinking and art directions that contribute to the very unique visual landscapes of their own. Prepare to immerse yourself in a breath of refreshing illustrations, graphics, fashion and photography.

News / October 30, 2015

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PALETTE No.7: Monotone

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Creating variety out of singularity, and distinctiveness out of ordinary, monochrome designs leap out in the world of visual frenzy by projecting ideas in a compact and powerful way. As the seventh of the colour-focused PALETTE series, coming in November is Monotone, a showcase of compelling solutions that epically play with single-colour formulations, materials, printing techniques and graphic details to make a unique appeal.

News / August 14, 2015

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PALETTE No.6: Transparent

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As the most recent addition to a set of five volumes on designs by tone, PALETTE No.6: Transparent kicks off the new cycle of design practice where visibility is called into question. In three sections sorted by opacity, transparency and then everything in between, this book demonstrates how interactive symphonies of light, colours and textures can be achieved through the inventive use of materials, paper and printing.

News / March 30, 2015

Easter real deal offer 
Tinge your collection with Gold, Neon & Helvetica!

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Kick off the Easter holidays with some of our very eye-catching and best-selling titles ‹ PALETTE 03: Gold & Silver, PALETTE 04: NEON, and I Love Type 07: I Love Helvetica, and save 20%. PALETTE and I Love Type are two themed series focusing on the use of colour and classic typeface in recent designs. This offer is only effective in April 2015 while stock lasts.

News / October 16, 2014

Back in Shop!
Explore creative cities’ best with CITIx60 guides!

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Get a fresh view of Barcelona, New York, London, Paris, Berlin and Tokyo with insiders’ advice in CITIx60 city guides. Gathering 60 local creatives’ views and tips for visiting their favourite spots, these travel advisors will quench your thirst for art and design, local fare and amusement alongside essential information and map links. Each guide is wrapped in a beautifully drawn map to recap your trip.

News / August 26, 2014

Back in Stock!
victionary bestsellers are available for order now!

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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 / May 13, 2014

Available for sale!
I Love Type Limited Box Set

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The first batch of I Love Type Limited Box Set’s gone in a week and now a new batch is in stock and available for online order. In a limited edition of 300, I Love Type Box Set carries the full collection of I Love Type volume 1-8, with big sellers — Futura, Avant Garde, Bodoni, DIN, Gill Sans, Franklin Gothic — and new members Helvetica (vol. 7) and Times (vol. 8). Take your chance to take it home!

News / May 07, 2014

Back in Stock!
Identity Suite, I Love Bodoni & I Love DIN

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Even if you have missed the I Love Type box set, it’s not too late to complete your collection on classic typefaces with I Love Bodoni and I Love DIN now back in stock. Adding to the joy is the return of Identity Suite, a global review of corporate identity applied to stationery items, some of which are specially designed to fulfil specific uses. 

News / April 20, 2014

Coming soon!
New series, real serious!

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Are you ready for new discoveries? Greeting the world in May 2014, the new collection is a totally new and unique project that explores the creative bases of tastemakers and artists worldwide. Aspects span architecture and food. Look out for our announcement!

News / January 13, 2014

Out now!
PALETTE 05: Pastel

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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.