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Formless: Storefront for Art and Architecture Manifesto Series 1
Formless: Storefront for Art and Architecture Manifesto Series 1
Garrett Ricciardi (Editor) , Julian Rose (Editor)
Lars Muller

Designer: Natasha Jen, Yen-Wei Liu
Art Director: Natasha Jen
Design Firm: Pentagram

Submitted into 50 Books
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Double: Storefront for Art and Architecture Manifesto Series 2
Double: Storefront for Art and Architecture Manifesto Series 2
Serkan Ozkaya
Lars Muller Publishers

Designer: Natasha Jen, Yen-Wei Liu
Art Director: Natasha Jen
Design Firm: Pentagram

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The River Between Us
The River Between Us
Marilu Knode, Joe Baker, Dana Turkovic
Laumeier Sculpture Park

Designer: Jen McKnight, Bruce Sachs
Other Credits: Printing by Advertisers Printing Co.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Layton's Legacy: A Historic American Art Collection, 1888–2013
Layton's Legacy: A Historic American Art Collection, 1888–2013
John C. Eastberg, Eric Vogel
Layton Art Collection, Inc.

Designer: Dan Saal
Art Director: Dan Saal
Design Firm: StudioSaal Corporation

Submitted into 50 Books


David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
Malcolm Gladwell
Little, Brown

Designer: Nathan Durrant
Art Director: Jennifer Jerde
Design Firm: Elixir Design
Other Credits: Retouching: David Caso

Submitted into 50 Covers


A Long Way Away
A Long Way Away
Frank Viva
Little, Brown & Company

Designer: Frank Viva
Art Director: Patti Ann Harris
Design Firm: Viva & Co.
Other Credits: Editor: Susan Rich

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Story of Mankind
The Story of Mankind
Hendrik Willem van Loon
Liveright

Designer: Ian Koviak/Alan Hebel
Art Director: Albert Tang
Design Firm: theBookDesigners

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Death of Ivan Ilyich & Confession
The Death of Ivan Ilyich & Confession
Leo Tolstoy, Translated by Peter Carson
Liveright Publishing Company

Designer: Rex W Bonomelli
Art Director: Albert Tang

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Divine Comedy
The Divine Comedy
Dante, Translated by Clive James
Liveright Publishing Company

Designer: Rodrigo Corral
Art Director: Albert Tang

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Fabliaux
The Fabliaux
Translated by Nathaniel E. Dubin
Liveright Publishing Company

Designer: Evan Gaffney
Art Director: Albert Tang

Submitted into 50 Books


The Theatre of E. E. Cummings
The Theatre of E. E. Cummings
E. E. Cummings
Liveright Publishing Company

Designer: Ben Wiseman
Art Director: Albert Tang

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Waste Land
The Waste Land
T. S. Eliot
Liveright Publishing Company

Designer: Jamie Keenan
Art Director: Albert Tang

Submitted into 50 Covers


Kori Newkirk: Sometimes Always Perhaps Never
Kori Newkirk: Sometimes Always Perhaps Never
Kori Newkirk & Lorraine Molina
LM Projects

Designer: Lorraine Molina & Jennifer Rider
Other Credits: Copy Editor: Carol Cheh Printer: Typecraft Wood & Jones Bindery: A-1 Bookbinding

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Calder and Abstraction: From Avant-Garde to Iconic
Calder and Abstraction: From Avant-Garde to Iconic
Editors: Stephanie Barron and Lisa Gabrielle Mark
Los Angeles County Museum of Art/DelMonico Books~Prestel

Designer: Stuart Smith
Art Director: Creative Director, Lorraine Wild. Art Director, Stuart Smith.
Design Firm: Green Dragon Office
Other Credits: With essays from Stephanie Barron, Ilene Susan Fort, Aleca Le Blanc, Jed Perl and Harriet F. Senie. Editor, Jennifer MacNair Stitt. Production Manager, Karen Farquhar. Indexer, Kathleen Preciado. Senior Rights and Reproductions Associate, Dawson Weber.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


James Turrell: A Retrospective
James Turrell: A Retrospective
MICHAEL GOVAN, CHRISTINE Y. KIM
Los Angeles County Museum of Art/DelMonico Books~Prestel

Designer: Lorraine Wild and Xiaoqing Wang
Art Director: Art Director, Lorraine Wild. Photo Editor, Florian Holzherr.
Design Firm: Green Dragon Office
Other Credits: With contributions from Alison de Lima Greene and E.C. Krupp. With photographs from Florian Holzherr. Editors: Lisa Gabrielle Mark, Jennifer MacNair Stitt and Phil Graziadei.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


See the Light: Photography, Perception, Cognition
See the Light: Photography, Perception, Cognition
Britt Salvesen
Los Angeles County Museum of Art/DelMonico Books~Prestel

Designer: Xiaoqing Wang
Art Director: Creative Director, Lorraine Wild. Photo Editor, Jeanne Dreskin with Lauren Cronk.
Design Firm: Green Dragon Office
Other Credits: With contributions from Todd Cronan, Antonio Damasio, Alan Gilchrist, Pietro Perona, Barbara Maria Stafford and James Welling. Editor, Sara Cody. Production Manager, Karen Farquhar. Color Separations, Robert J. Hennessey. Head of Publications, Lisa Gabrielle Mark.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


To Make as Perfectly as Possible
To Make as Perfectly as Possible
André-Jacob Roubo. Edited by Donald C. Williams and Christopher Schwarz
Lost Art Press

Designer: Wesley B. Tanner
Art Director: Wesley B. Tanner
Design Firm: Passim Editions
Other Credits: Photography of plates by E.M. Ginger and Martha Blegen at 42-line, Oakland, California Printing by PuritanCapital, Hollis, New Hampshire Binding by Roswell Bindery, Phoenix, Arizona

Submitted into 50 Books


New Orleans Review Issue 39.1
New Orleans Review Issue 39.1
Mark Yakich
Loyola University New Orleans

Designer: Nancy Bernardo
Art Director: Nancy Bernardo
Design Firm: Decorative Debris

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Human Snapshot
The Human Snapshot
Thomas Keenan and Tirdad Zolghadr, eds.
LUMA Foundation; Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College; Sternberg Press

Design Firm: Zak Group

Submitted into 50 Books





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