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Columbia Maison Française: Celebrating a Century of French Culture and Ideas at Columbia University in New York
Columbia Maison Française: Celebrating a Century of French Culture and Ideas at Columbia University in New York
Shanny Peer, Author
Maison Française, Columbia University

Designer: Marc Blaustein
Art Director: Marc Blaustein
Design Firm: Marc Blaustein Design

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Everything Loose Will Land: 1970s Art and Architecture in Los Angeles
Everything Loose Will Land: 1970s Art and Architecture in Los Angeles
Sylvia Lavin with Kimberli Meyer
MAK Center and Verlag für moderne Kunst Nürnberg

Designer: Colleen Corcoran and Roman Jaster
Art Director: Colleen Corcoran and Roman Jaster

Submitted into 50 Books
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Imaging & Innovation: A History of Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
Imaging & Innovation: A History of Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
Candace O'Connor
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University in St. Louis

Designer: Bruce Sachs and Kory Waschick
Art Director: Gretchen Schisla and Kory Waschick
Design Firm: Enrich Creative
Other Credits: Management/Editing by Steve Kohler, Photo resources by Mickey Wynn, Printing by Advertisers Printing Co.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Windfall
Windfall
Colin Dodds
Medium Rare Publishing

Designer: Adam Lewin
Art Director: Adam Lewin
Design Firm: Adam Lewin Projects

Submitted into 50 Covers


Bulgakov series (The Heart of a Dog and Black Snow)
Bulgakov series (The Heart of a Dog and Black Snow)
Mikhail Bulgakov
Melville House

Designer: Christopher King

Submitted into 50 Covers


La Boutique Obscure
La Boutique Obscure
Georges Perec
Melville House

Designer: Christopher King

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Annals of Unsolved Crime
The Annals of Unsolved Crime
Edward Jay Epstein
Melville House

Designer: Christopher King
Other Credits: Photographer: Eric Ryan Anderson

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Art of Lying Down
The Art of Lying Down
Bernd Brunner
Melville House

Designer: Christopher King
Other Credits: Photograph courtesy of Camerich USA

Submitted into 50 Covers


A Country of Cities: A Manifesto for an Urban America
A Country of Cities: A Manifesto for an Urban America
Vishaan Chakrabarti
Metropolis Books

Designer: Michael Bierut, Britt Cobb
Art Director: Michael Bierut
Design Firm: Pentagram
Other Credits: Research, content development, design: Omar Toro-Vaca, SHoP Architects Diagrams: Ryan Lovett, SHoP Architects

Submitted into 50 Books


Never Built Los Angeles
Never Built Los Angeles
Greg Goldin, Sam Lubell
Metropolis Books

Designer: Eric Heiman, Daniel Surgeon
Art Director: Adam Brodsley, Eric Heiman
Design Firm: Volume Inc.

Submitted into 50 Books


Formica Forever
Formica Forever
Mark Adamson, Alexandra Lange
Metropolis Books/Formica

Designer: Abbott Miller, Kim Walker
Art Director: Abbott Miller
Design Firm: Pentagram

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Punk: Chaos to Couture
Punk: Chaos to Couture
Andrew Bolton, Richard Hell
Metropolitan Museum of Art

Designer: Abbott Miller, Yoon-Young Chai
Art Director: Abbott Miller
Design Firm: Pentagram

Submitted into 50 Books


Apology
Apology
Jon Pineda
Milkweed Editions

Designer: Brad D. Norr
Art Director: Brad D. Norr
Design Firm: Brad Norr Design

Submitted into 50 Covers


31 Years: Gifts from Martin Weinstein
31 Years: Gifts from Martin Weinstein
David E. Little
Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Designer: Matthew Rezac
Design Firm: Matthew Rezac Graphic Design
Other Credits: DIGITAL IMAGE PRODUCTION: Joshua Lynn

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Truman Capote Series: In Cold Blood, Breakfast at Tiffany's, The Complete Stories, Portraits and Observations
Truman Capote Series: In Cold Blood, Breakfast at Tiffany's, The Complete Stories, Portraits and Observations
Truman Capote
Modern Library (Random House)

Designer: Eric White
Art Director: Greg Mollica
Other Credits: (Portraits and Observations) Jacket photograph: Harris & Ewing Collection

Submitted into 50 Covers


S.
S.
J. J. Abrams, Doug Dorst
Mulholland Books/Little Brown

Designer: Paul Kepple, Ralph Geroni
Art Director: Paul Kepple
Design Firm: Headcase Design
Other Credits: Kurt Andrews, Production Manager (Melcher Media) Lauren Nathan, Editor (Melcher Media) Megan Worman & Lynne Ciccaglione, handwriting (Melcher Media)

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Antonio Berni: Juanito and Ramona
Antonio Berni: Juanito and Ramona
Mari Carmen Ramírez
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Yale University Press

Designer: Henk van Assen, Loide Marwanga, Anna Wexler
Art Director: Henk van Assen
Design Firm: HvADesign, NYC

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Untangling The Web: Gego's Reticulárea
Untangling The Web: Gego's Reticulárea
Mari Carmen Ramírez
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Yale University Press

Designer: Henk van Assen, Loide Marwanga, Sarah Eidelson
Art Director: Henk van Assen
Design Firm: HvADesign, NYC

Submitted into 50 Books
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