Book Covers of Note, September 2014
ideageneration:

Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Composition of Circles and Semicircles, 1935

ideageneration:

Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Composition of Circles and Semicircles, 1935

(via studioscrap)

magazinewall:

Manual (Providence, RI, USA)

magazinewall:

Manual (Providence, RI, USA)

(Source: risdmuseum.org)

germanpostwarmodern:

House Chupin (1959-60) in Saint-Brévin-les-Pins, France, by André Wogenscky

germanpostwarmodern:

House Chupin (1959-60) in Saint-Brévin-les-Pins, France, by André Wogenscky

(Source: caue44.com)

The Art of Comics: Chris Ware
omunday:

The Strange, Obsessive, Repetitive 911 Memorial: The Washington Post. 

omunday:

The Strange, Obsessive, Repetitive 911 Memorial: The Washington Post

magnificentruin:

Marco BreuerUntitled (C-1469)

magnificentruin:

Marco Breuer
Untitled (C-1469)

wehadfacesthen:

New York City, 1950, photo by Andreas Feininger

wehadfacesthen:

New York City, 1950, photo by Andreas Feininger

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Italian design journalist Stefano Salis has kindly let me know about BUONA LA PRIMA!, an exhibition he has curated for the Artelibro Festival in Bologna later this month. For the exhibition, a committee of 15 professionals in the field of editorial graphics has selected the best Italian books covers published published in the past year. All 45 finalists (three for each judge) can be viewed on the Artelibro website, and visitors can vote for their favourite.

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In addition to the prize assigned by popular vote, the jury of experts will also award a ‘Critics Prize’ to the best cover, in conjunction with the votes expressed by Ricardo Franco Levi, President of Artelibro, Romano Montroni, President of the Italian Center for the Book, and Giovanni Gregoletto, bibliophile and owner of Cantine Gregoletto that sponsor the exhibition.

The two winners will be announced on Sunday, September 21 at 12:30, with a toast at Palazzo Re Enzo.
COPERTINA BAUMAN DEFINITIVO
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BUONA LA PRIMA! opens Friday, September 12th at 6pm, in the Biblioteca d’Arte e di Storia di San Giorgio in Poggiale.

BUONA LA PRIMA! An Exhibition of the Best Italian Book Design Italian design journalist Stefano Salis has kindly let me know about BUONA LA PRIMA!, an exhibition he has curated for the…

(Source: jtem, via phasesphrasesphotos)