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

Posted by Gestalten—12/2014
Kurzweilige Bildungsreise durch unser Land – in Schaubildern und Infografiken.
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Lingua Digitalis

Posted by Gestalten—11/2014
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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Karlo – A Superfamily by Sofie Beier

Read Our Full Interview with Font Designer Sofie Beier about Her Approach to Type Design and Inspiration for Karlo
Posted by Gestalten—01/2015

You Can't Hurry Craft

Patrick Grant Runs His Very Now Businesses with Traditional Values
Posted by Angie—01/2015

“I’m interested in developing products that are going to last, like a life companion.”

A Conversation with Furniture Designer Sebastian Herkner
Posted by Gestalten—01/2015

Out of the Blue: On Finnish Design and Finnishness

Talk with Marko Ahtisaari and Ville Kokkonen on the skills, traditions, and ambitions of contemporary Finnish design and its enduring values
Posted—01/2015

Recent Book Releases

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Das Craft-Bier Buch in the December 14 issue of Welt am Sonntag.

Das Craft-Bier Buch recommended in the September issue of EssPress.

Berlin Wonderland featured on Fine Fine Books.

I am Dandy recommended in Elle Decoration's January 2015 issue.

Original Man on AnOther.

The Monocle Guide to Good Business featured on Trendland. "True to Monocle’s house style the book is immaculately curated with a
perfect balance of writing, photos and illustrations all elegantly
design and printed on high-quality stock. And if reading this book
results in a loved one starting their dream business or enjoying more
their current job, then that’s a damn good Christmas present."

The Chopper reviewed on Actitudes Magazine.

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