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Eeva Hannula

Amorphous Writings

Published by Self-published

Printed by Tallinna Raamatutrükikoda

Reproduced by Petri Kuokka

Graphic design Tytti Halonen

Illustration and photography Eeva Hannula

Paper Munken Lynx Rough 120 g/m2 and Munken Lynx Rough 150 g/m2

Typeface wwwaaa, Clifton

A backwards-forwards book combining photography and poetry, Amorphous Writings can be read from both directions without the minimalist cover setting a preference. One direction offers the photography as a storyline, the other the text. Meticulous design in both, and the red highlight colour create together an airy rhythm where spreads intensively packed and spacious alternate.


Pilvi Kalhama - Päivi Karttunen - Mami Kataoka - Inka Laine - Arja Miller

Tatsuo Miyajima: Sky of Time

Published by EMMA Espoo Museum of Modern Art

Printed by Grano Oy

Bound by Finnreklama Oy

Reproduced by Asko Rokala / BEE2 Oy

Graphic design Tony Eräpuro, Vesa Viljakainen / Kuudes

Cover graphic design Tony Eräpuro / Kuudes Photography Ari Karttunen / EMMA

Paper Munken Kristall Rough 150 g/m2

Typeface GT Cinetype, Noto Sans CSK JP

The iridescent green and the mechanical typographic shapes create a connection with Tatsuo Miyajima´s Sky of Time exhibition of luminescent green LEDdisplays. Green really shines on the cover, endleaves, bookblock and dyed page edges.


Jaakko Mattila

Works on Paper

Published by Garret Publications

Printed by Göteborgs Tryckeriet

Reproduced by Göteborgs Tryckeriet

Graphic design Ellaveera Björk

Photography Sami Kulju

Paper Munken Pure Rough 90 g/m2, Munken Polar Rough 120 g/m2,

Kraft Liner Paper 115 g/m2

Typeface Jaakkojaakko, Bookish, HTS One

Massive outer shape of the book with its brown paper obi belt hides within a different world, airy and clean. Art is technically demanding, but the layout is well-paced, shades reproduce perfectly, and the successful choice of paper with its stylish typography finish the beautiful package.


Paula Toppila (toim./Ed.), Taidesäätiö Pro Arte

Art in Public X 10 IHME 2009-2018

Published by Hatje Cantz Verlag

Printed by GRASPO CZ, A.S.

Reproduced by Asko Rokala / BEE2 Oy

Graphic design Ilona Ilottu / Dog Design

Photography Veikko Somerpuro, Kai Widell et al.

Paper Olin Smooth High White 150 g/m2

Typeface Optimo CEO, Benquiat, Kepler Std

This dynamic and airy tome presents the Contemporary Art festival IHME. Massive headline is tuned with light, rhythmic lead, and there´s plenty of space around the text body. Alternating red and blue type is both practical and beautiful. Meticulous details, functional use of space, quality print and beautiful matte paper form a modern, stylish entity.

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