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Illustrations for Children’s Picture Books
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012

Despite, or because of, the ubiquity of televisions and computers, picture books have remained popular with kids and parents. These books have also not lost their appeal for illustrators and publishing houses—not least because a hit children’s book can serve as the lucrative basis for TV programs, video games, toys, or other merchandising. In addition to its presentation of cutting-edge visuals from around the world, Little Big Books offers insightful texts for those who hope to create or market visual content for children. These include interviews with experts about the educational aspects, make-up, and psychology of children’s picture books as well as the significance of children’s book awards and practical advice on publishing rights and licensing. The publication is rounded out with an introduction that puts current work into the historical context of classic books by the genre’s seminal pioneers.

Little Big Books

Posted by Gestalten—12/2015

Today’s best illustrators for children’s picture books create work far beyond teddy bears and kitty cats.

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Neither Here Nor There

Posted by Gestalten—12/2015

The world famous children’s book illustrator reveals the range of his artistic skill.

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She by Lubna Abdelaziz

The Self-Portrait Series Blurs the Line Between Photography and Painting
Posted by Gestalten—02/2016

XG750 Turbo Street Fighter by Cherry’s Company

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Posted by Gestalten—02/2016

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

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Posted by Gestalten—02/2016

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