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Coralie Bickford-Smith

A Series Woman
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013

As an in-house designer of Penguin Books, Coralie Bickford-Smith creates incredible designs for popular book series that have attracted worldwide attention. Working with sumptuous materials and Victorian binding, she has infused classic book covers with modern inspiration. Her works—introduced in Gestalten’s Fully Booked: Ink on Paper—recall the golden age of bookmakers’ craft. In our Gestalten.tv interview, Coralie Bickford-Smith talks about the process of book design and the significant role of research, how she got struck by the book of love at a very early age, and why the best in book design is yet to come.

Fully Booked: Ink on Paper

Posted by Gestalten—02/2016

Young designers and publishers are ringing in a new era for printed books—one that is likely to be the most exciting in their entire history.

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Fully Booked

Cover Art and Design for Books
Posted by Gestalten—02/2013

Striking book design that reveals today’s unprecedented experimentation with bound paper pages.

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Fully Booked

Interview with David Pearson and Jim Stoddart
Posted by Gestalten—10/2008

Many prophesied that the printed book would be doomed by developments in digital media. Far from it!

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Japanese Architecture by Nina Geometrieva and Damjan Cvetkov-Dimitrov

The Designer Duo Captured the Subtleties of Tokyo’s Skyline in a Series of Animated GIFs
Posted by Gestalten—02/2016

10 Questions with Dennis Busch

The Co-Editor of The Age of Collage Vol. 2 Explains How Collaging Is Like Plastic Surgery
Posted by Gestalten—02/2016

Introducing Matthieu Bourel

Meet the Berlin-Based Artist Behind the Cover of Our Collage Compendium
Posted by Gestalten—02/2016

Raw Home by Taller Estilo

The Family Home Takes Full Advantage of the Narrow Plot
Posted by Gestalten—02/2016

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