German Design Award 2014

Winning Books: Deutschland verstehen & Lingua Digitalis
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

We are very proud and delighted to announce that Deutschland verstehen and Lingua Digitalis have been awarded the German Design Award for the print media category.

A jury of 30 experts came together in August 2013 to inspect more than 1900 qualified submissions, from which 100 of the most excellent achievements in design have been awarded across 10 categories: Architecture and Interior Design, Audiovisual and Digital Media, Communication Tools, Home Interior, Industrial Goods and Materials, Interactive User Experience, Lifestlye, Print Media, Transportation and Public Space, and Working Spaces.

Photography by Ulrich Schepp: The German Design Award's print media jury at their meeting in Frankfurt. 

A full list of winners can be viewed on designpreis.de.

Deutschland verstehen

Ein Lese-, Lern- und Anschaubuch
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013
Kurzweilige Bildungsreise durch unser Land – in Schaubildern und Infografiken.
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Lingua Digitalis

Dictionary for a Connected World
Posted by Gestalten—06/2014
Mutabor’s practical guide to creating logos for our digital age.
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Deutschland verstehen

Trailer
Posted by Lucas—08/2012

Deutschland verstehen provides an in-depth exploration of Germany that is as entertaining as it is educational. Buy the book through our webshop and receive a complimentary A1-size poster by illustrator Frank Höhne.

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The Four Dimensions of Sustainable Development

Sustainable architecture has to think further than just ecological issues, the architect Hans Drexler argues.
Posted by Gestalten—08/2014

"We see traveling as a family as a great benefit, not a challenge"

An interview with Adam and Emily Harteau of Our Open Road, who embarked on a road trip when their child was born—and have been going ever since.
Posted by Gestalten—08/2014

Hello, I am Erik—The First-Ever Visual Biography of Erik Spiekermann

Book Launch, Talk and Signing Event in Berlin
Posted—08/2014

Two-Day Workshop with Erik Spiekermann

Advanced Letterpress Printing
Posted—08/2014

“You have to touch everything—you have to think about it, you have to plan a little more, and whatever you do is fairly permanent.” – Erik Spiekermann

Gestalten is proud to host an exclusive letterpress workshop with Erik Spiekermann at his recently opened letterpress workshop p98a in Berlin on October 17-18, 2014.

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Gestalten Pavilion in the July issue of Elle Decoration.

The Outsiders in the August issue of Donna.

Little Big Books recommended in the Emotion's August issue. "Das Buch zeigt die schönsten Illustrationen jenseits von Filly-Pferden und Kitty-Kätzchen."

The Outsiders featured in the August issue of Jolie.

Korea–Korea in the August issue of Dove.

Berlin Wonderland on arte Metropolis.

Berlin Wonderland and an interview with editor Chris Keller on WDR3.

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