PRINT IS DEAD!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Well, that is what you want everyone to believe. We think we are living in the age where we print has evolved from every day to something special. Printing something presents an opportunity to establish an emotional connection with a reader. When we started Nicework 11 years ago every branding job involved the production of […]

Illustrator imagines a world where books are present in all aspects

Reading Time: 2 minutes You know when you read a really good book and it seems to be following you everywhere for days afterward? This artist has captured that feeling beautifully in his quiet and whimsical illustrations. Jungho Lee is a Korean illustrator based in Seoul. His peaceful images show books infiltrating all aspects of life with surreal and […]

City Guide: Take a visual journey before the actual journey

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hong Kong-based publishing house Viction:ary has collaborated with designers and illustrators from all around the world to create their “City Guide” books’ covers. These are all bound to get you all geared up and excited – either to do some actual travelling, or embark on an online journey to discover great illustration and design pieces! The covers represent a city […]

BOOK. BRING IDEAS TO LIFE.

Reading Time: 2 minutes Everybody knows we really love notebooks and now 53 the makers of paper have paired up with Moleskine to make your ipad sketches come to life. You will even be able to get a stylus out of them soon. They hope you’ll try making a Book. They’re perfect for sharing conference notes, design sketches, trips abroad, storyboards,inspiration— and the first […]

The Great Outdoors

Reading Time: 1 minute We really love this print created by Cape Town-based design and illustrator Warwick Kay for the Locals Only Exhibition. In 2004, Warwick graduated from the Durban University of Technology in Graphic Design and was awarded with “The Designer of the Year”. He currently works at Red Crown. //