Massimo Vignelli discusses his approach to book design in a video produced for Mohawk’s “What Will You Make Today?” campaign. Video design by Michael Bierut/Pentagram.
Fahrenheit 451 is smokin’ hot in black and white and red for this 60th Anniversary edition contest winner designed by Matt Owen coming from Simon & Schuster.
Snazzy James Bond covers from Thomas and Mercer (Amazon) all dressed up in black and white and red.
(via Archie Ferguson Design)
Minimalist books covers in black and white and red from Budi Satria Kwan. Very nice.
Playful typography and colored stickers embossed on textured paper = strong identity. Oh la la.
(Essay series for Sol de Ícaro from Astrid Stavro Studio)
Thomas Bernhard is black and white and well, re(a)d.
Check out this amazing minimalist poster for A Clockwork Orange from El Condensador de Fluzo. Wouldn’t it make a great cover for the Anthony Burgess classic?
Check out this brilliant cover for Gil Scott-Heron‘s memoir, The Last Holiday.
Planning makes perfect…
Covers by Cardon Webb (via David Airey)
Chris Marker died earlier this year at the age of 91. Check out this poster depicting the covers of the Petite Planète guides (Editions du Seuil) from 1954-64 that he produced. A simple concept flawlessly executed.
Via Light Industry