Winkreative Design Stories

Book Launch in Japan
Posted by Gestalten—03/2014

Gestalten and Winkreative are heading to Japan for the Asian launch of our new book Winkreative Design Stories this Friday, March 7!

Winkreative Design Stories takes an insightful look at the work, mindset, and methodology of the global branding and design agency headed by Monocle founder Tyler Brûlé. Highlighting projects from relaunching Swiss International Air Lines to building a country brand for Thailand, the book spans continents and a roster of prestigious clients.

Divided into the core themes of Charm, Craft, Intelligence, Clarity, and Storytelling, each chapter of the book showcases a set of projects sharing that characteristic, alongside short, conversational pieces, which offer insight into the thinking and skill behind Winkreative’s huge diversity of work, revealing the culture of the agency itself.



Following the premier exhibition at London's Midori House, we and the Winkreative team are heading to Tsutaya Tokyo Roppongi to celebrate the book release with our fans in Asia. Tyler Brûlé will also give a 15 minute book presentation from 19:00, which will be followed by a book signing session. This event is open to the public, so please come meet with us, and get your copy signed!


Winkreative Design Stories

A Global View on Branding, Design and Publishing
Posted by Gestalten—06/2014
An insightful look at the work, mindset, and methodology of the global branding and design agency headed by Monocle founder Tyler Brûlé.
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The Monocle Guide to Better Living

Posted by Gestalten—07/2014
Full of writing, reports, and recommendations, The Monocle Guide to Better Living is original, informative, entertaining and comprehensive. This is not a book about glitz but rather an upbeat survey of products and ideas built to treasure and last.
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Monocle Magazine

A Briefing On Global Affairs, Business, Culture & Design
Posted by Gestalten—06/2014
Global understanding of things.
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Winkreative Design Stories

An Animated Look at the Work of Winkreative
Posted by Angie—01/2014

This animated showreel takes you on a visual journey, highlighting some of the many projects featured on the pages of our newly published Winkreative Design Stories.

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The Monocle Guide to Better Living (Extended Version)

The Book is Now Available!
Posted by Angie—08/2013

Monocle is one of the most successful magazines to be developed in the past decade. Armed with an unmistakable sense of aesthetics and journalistic tenacity, its team—led by editor-in-chief Tyler Brûlé—has created an intelligent publication that continually inspires a global readership who is interested in everything from diplomacy to design. For its first-ever book, The Monocle Guide to Better Living, the editorial team looks at one of their core themes: how to live well.

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Two-Day Workshop with Joost Grootens

Creative Mapping and Editorial Design with Head of the Master Information Design at Design Academy Eindhoven
Posted—08/2014

Great Kitchens from Gestalten Books

We have selected some of our favorite kitchen designs from our architecture books of the past year.
Posted by Gestalten—08/2014

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

Our House in the City recommended on Archipendium.

The Monocle Guide to Good Business on Boyscout.

Quanten featured on Creative Review.

Hide and Seek recommended by CNN Style.

Gestalten Space featured on Oogst.

The Age of Collage on Another Something.

Visual Families featured on AnOther. "A vibrant compilation of graphic design and illustration, the book explores the way we process the world and our daily encounters, lending a visual language to our conceptual interpretation."

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