IlustraTour 2013

Hendrik Hellige and Oliver Jeffers in Valladolid
Posted by Gestalten—07/2013

The 6th edition of Spanish IlustraTour brings together the international illustration scene. For the coming weekend editors, illustrators, publishers and other professionals will turn Valladolid into an inspirational place with a wide range of workshops, talks and projects, and for the first time, visitors can even seek advice at the IlustraTour Network's portfolio reviewing.

As one of the festival’s star guests, Oliver Jeffers will give a talk on “Making Stories” Sunday night. Known especially for his children’s picture books, the acclaimed artist has received commissions from the New York Times, the Guardian, Newsweek, Kinder Chocolate, Ted Talks, United Airlines, and Wired. Gestalten published his monograph Neither Here Nor There last summer and also invited Jeffers to exhibit at Gestalten Space.

As Gestalten’s illustration editor for titles like Illustrators Unlimited, Little Big Books or A Map of the World, Hendrik Hellige has been invited to join in the IlustraTour Network and give his professional opinion at the portfolio reviewing sessions on Saturday and Sunday. Take a look at the whole program.

Neither Here Nor There

The Art of Oliver Jeffers
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
The world famous children’s book illustrator reveals the range of his artistic skill.
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Little Big Books

Posted by Gestalten—09/2014
Today’s best illustrators for children’s picture books create work far beyond teddy bears and kitty cats.
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Illustrators Unlimited

The Essence of Contemporary Illustration
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013
A lavish showcase of cutting-edge illustration talents from around the world.
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A Map of the World

Posted by Gestalten—09/2014
Contemporary maps in line with the zeitgeist by today’s most original and sought-after designers, illustrators, and mapmakers.
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Oliver Jeffers

A Quantum of Physics
Posted by Lucas—12/2012

Oliver Jeffers is a world-famous creator of picture books for children, such as the award-winning Lost and Found.

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Super Salon

Warsaw
Posted by Gestalten—10/2014

November Shop of the Month

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Imagine Architecture: Artistic Visions of the Urban Realm

Lukas Feireiss in Conversation with Larissa Fassler, Niklas Goldbach, and Jens Reinert
Posted—10/2014

The Map Design Toolbox

Time-Saving Templates for Graphic Design
Posted by Gestalten—10/2014

“There is an openness in my work that I connect to life in Amsterdam.”

From Dutch Design Week, Mae Engelgeer explains her tactile designs.
Posted by Gestalten—10/2014

Recent Book Releases

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Little Gestalten recommended on People of Print.

Sven Ehmann and Hendrik Hellige interviewed about Kleine Gestalten live on Deutschlandradio Kultur's program Lesart.

The Craft and the Makers reviewed on Trendland.

Hide and Seek featured on Cool Camping.

Muster machen recommended in creativ verpacken's October issue.

Oasis in the October/November issue of inForm.

Out of the Blue featured in the Octover/November issue of Bücher Magazin.

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