book covers

 

Bodies Intertwine In Typographic Poses For The Kama Sutra Project

Conceptual alphabets are not easy to get right. Throw in erotic subject matter, and you have yourself a recipe for disaster. Striking the right balance when creating outright explicit illustrated letters so it does not become awkward or vulgar is incredibly hard. And yet Malika Favre managed to do exactly that with her astounding Kama [...]

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Boudewijn Ietswaart Passes Away At Age 74

On 23 December, Dutch designer Boudewijn Ietswaart died at his home in Amsterdam.

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Britain By Bike “Book Of The Year” At BPIF Book Awards

The British Book Design and Production Awards celebrate excellence in book design and production.

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The Rediscovery of Boudewijn Ietswaart

Inspired by Boudewijn Ietswaart’s book covers, the Círculo de Tipógrafos converted his hand lettered alphabets into digital fonts.

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The Ten Best Book Covers Of The ’00s

The Book Cover Archive have published their Top Ten of Covers of the ’00s, including the ten runners-up.

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2009 Penguin Design Award Winners

The winning book covers designs for the Penguin Design Awards 2009 are showcased on the Penguin Books website.

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The “Bloody Cover 2009″ Has Been Found

Renate Kampmanns’ Fremder Schmerz wins the Bloody Cover 2009 award for the most beautiful cover for a German language crime novel.

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FaceOut Books Documents The Design of Book Covers

The weekly blog FaceOut Books focuses on the process, the successes and the failures, and overcoming any obstacles in book cover design.

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