A cover and a spread of the book Chasing Light – The archival photographs and drawings of Paavo Tynell.

2020

Most beautiful book of the year

Ville Linna
Chasing Light – The archival photographs and drawings of Paavo Tynell

  • Published by Toivo publishing
  • Graphic design and illustration Antti Valta
  • Reproduced by Antti Valta ja Ville Linna
  • Printed and bound by Oy Nord Print Ab
  • Paper Munken Pure Rough 120 g/m 2
  • Typeface New Caledonia

Chasing Light is a beautiful and pure graphic entity. Paavo Tynell’s light fixtures are presented respectfully in the pictorial, and the chosen typeface is true to Tynell’s age and form. Choices of material are well selected and typesetting stylish. Elegant and well-paced layout allows space and accentuates worth on Tynell’s design. Black-and-white pictures support the book and speak of quality design.

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