Beyonderground

Graphic Design Festival in Hasselt
Posted by Gestalten—04/2013

Another instalment of Beyonderground is taking place this month and the program is jam-packed. Between now and May 5th, Beyonderground is transforming the Belgian town of Hasselt into a “graphic city.” The festival will turn to the streets and offer visitors countless opportunities to enjoy street art, browse concept shops and independent galleries, and experience plenty of pop-up shows by graphic artists.

The climax of the festival is the Beyonderground conference on April 26th and 27th at Kunstencentrum België. An incredible roster of artists and designers will be featured in numerous talks, performances, workshops, documentaries, exhibits, live painting sessions, and DJ sets. Among them are Pablo Abad (Pretty Ugly), Ugo Gattoni (Velo—2nd Gear), Playtype (Northern Delights, Type Navigator), Bureau Bruneau (Los Logos 6), Mario Hugo (Precursor), Hort’s Eike König (Introducing Culture Identities, Los Logos Compass), Hansje van Halem (NeoGeo), Kokoro & Moi (Los Logos 4), Hattie Newman (Papercraft 2, Arcadia), Job Wouters (Letman, Hand to Type), Serial Cut (Playful Type 2, Visual Storytelling), and many more!

Pretty Ugly

Visual Rebellion in Design
Posted by Gestalten—04/2014
Aesthetic rampages by the trailblazers of tomorrow’s design.
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Velo—2nd Gear

Bicycle Culture and Style
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013
I bike, therefore I am.
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Northern Delights

Scandinavian Homes, Interiors and Design
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013
Reveals why everyone feels at home in a Scandinavian interior.
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Type Navigator

The Independent Foundries Handbook
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013
An essential reference of independent foundries and innovative type designers.
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Los Logos 6

Posted by Gestalten—04/2014
Los Logos 6 is THE authoritative reference on contemporary logo design.
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Precursor

The Creativity Watchlist
Posted by Gestalten—04/2014
A new breed of creatives is enriching the classic categories of design.
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Introducing: Culture Identities

Design for Museums, Theaters and Cultural Institutions
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013
An inside look by designers and clients at graphic design’s main playground and proving ground—working for cultural institutions.
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Los Logos 5

Compass
Posted by Gestalten—06/2014
The authoritative reference on contemporary logo design with a new look and editorial approach.
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NeoGeo

A New Edge to Abstraction
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
The first book to document the new flirtation with geometrical forms and solid colours in today’s design.
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Los Logos 4

Posted by Gestalten—11/2013
An up-to-the-minute survey on contemporary logo design featuring over 5,000 cutting-edge examples.
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Papercraft 2

Design and Art with Paper
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
Outstanding creative work with paper.
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Arcadia

Cross-Country Style, Architecture and Design
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
Contemporary architecture and interiors that exist in harmony with their natural surroundings.
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Letman

The Artwork and Lettering of Job Wouters
Posted by Gestalten—10/2012
Letman’s typographic compositions are blazing new trails at the nexus of illustration and lettering.
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Hand to Type

Scripts, Hand-Lettering and Calligraphy
Posted by Gestalten—04/2014
The beauty and art of creating handwritten letter forms.
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Playful Type 2

Ephemeral Lettering and Illustrative Fonts
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
A visual feast of experimental typography and illustrative lettering.
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Visual Storytelling

Inspiring a New Visual Language
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013
Visualizing information in the most elegant, entertaining, and informative ways.
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Well Well Well Tote Bag by Letman

Posted by Gestalten—06/2014
Toting with ‘character’.
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Barley & Hops: The Craft Beer Book

Book Launch at Gestalten Pavilion
Posted—08/2014

"Food is all about stories."

An interview about restaurant branding with Mexican creative studio Anagrama.
Posted by Gestalten—08/2014

12 Very Special Interior Design Items

A selection of our favorite pieces from designers we have featured or discovered in our recent books.
Posted by Gestalten—08/2014

The Monocle Guide to Good Business (Extended Version)

Our new Monocle book is an ultimate reference for doing a job you love. The book is available now!
Posted by Angie—08/2014

Does This Happen to Everyone? featured on Publishers Weekly. "Taking an empathetic and respectful approach to sex education, Von Hollenben and Helms blend humor, factual information, and candid advice. A valuable resource that normalizes and affirms sexuality while suggesting that puberty is a time of both physical and intellectual growth.”

Hallo, ich bin Erik featured in Monopol's September issue.

Our House in the City featured in the annual isssue of Das ideale Heim's Einfamilienhäuser special.

Hello, I am Erik on Cool Hunting.

Little Gestalten featured in the September issue of Monocle. ""Beautifully illustrated and uniquely presented, the line is a gift for godparents looking for one."

Hallo, ich bin Erik reviewed in the Süddeutsche Zeitung's August 28 issue, both in print and digital.

Hide and Seek on Co.DESIGN. "Escape to the glorious middle of nowhere in these sanctuaries, in mountaintops, prairies, forests, and seasides around the world."

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