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Gestalten Books

Gestalten Books

Gestalten is best known for its more than 600 books about contemporary creative culture, the majority of which are conceived in house. They document and anticipate vital movements in design, lifestyle, illustration, architecture, fashion, photography, travel, and art. Providing both inspiration and practical value, they explore new creative fields in ways not yet seen before.

 

The New Nomads

The New Nomads

Temporary Spaces and a Life on the Move
The life of urban nomads places new demands on cities, residences, and working spaces. This book presents temporary architecture, flexible room and furniture concepts, and tools for a generation that feels at home in every corner of the globe.
Authors: 
Gestalten & ­Michelle Galindo
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$55.00
Shop Price: $55.00
The Design Hotels™ Book

The Design Hotels™ Book

Edition 2015
The updated edition for 2015 shows design hotels from the most attractive destinations across the globe, along with exclusive information from this international network of hoteliers.
Editors: 
Design Hotels™
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$80.00
Shop Price: $80.00
The Little Know-It-All

The Little Know-It-All

Common Sense for Designers (expanded and revised edition)
This updated edition of Gestalten's popular reference book gives designers practical answers to questions related to their daily work.
Editors: 
Gestalten, Michael Mischler, Silja Bilz
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$49.95
Shop Price: $49.95
Type Navigator – Special Edition

Type Navigator – Special Edition

The Independent Foundries Handbook
An essential reference of independent foundries and innovative type designers.
Editors: 
Jan Middendorp, TwoPoints.Net
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$39.95
Shop Price: $39.95
Gentlemen, Start Your Engines!

Gentlemen, Start Your Engines!

The Bonhams Guide to Classic Sports & Race Cars
Bonhams is the world’s go-to source for classic race and sports cars. In this book, the auction house presents a selection of the most breathtaking models and tells their stories.
Editors: 
Jared Zaugg & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$70.00
Shop Price: $70.00
Traditional Couture

Traditional Couture

Folkloric Heritage Costumes
Traditional clothing represents the regions where it is produced along with their cultures and handcraft. Its creativity and longevity is inspiring high fashion designers of today and tomorrow.
Authors: 
Photography by Gregor Hohenberg
Editors: 
Gestalten, Gregor Hohenberg, Annett Hohenberg
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$68.00
Shop Price: $68.00
The Chopper

The Chopper

The Real Story
The chopper is quintessentially American and, since Easy Rider, has embodied the American dream. This book tells the true story of the most rebellious of all motorcycles.
Editors: 
Paul d’Orléans & Robert Klanten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$78.00
Shop Price: $78.00
The Map Design Toolbox

The Map Design Toolbox

Time-Saving Templates for Graphic Design
Together, this book and included DVD are a digital toolbox for designing your own illustrative maps.
Authors: 
Alexander Tibelius
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$49.95
Shop Price: $49.95
The Monocle Guide to Good Business

The Monocle Guide to Good Business

Multifaceted perspectives on the world of work today and in the future—from compelling business ideas to inspiring company cultures.
Authors: 
Monocle
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$60.00
Shop Price: $60.00
Building Better

Building Better

Sustainable Architecture for Family Homes
A practical and inspirational guide for anyone who sees sustainability not as limiting, but rather as a creative opportunity. An essential reference for everyone who wants to build a better home.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$65.00
Shop Price: $65.00
Hello, I am Erik

Hello, I am Erik

Erik Spiekermann: Typographer, Designer, Entrepreneur
Erik Spiekermann is the epitome of a typographer. This comprehensive book is the first to showcase his body of work and tell the story of his life.
Editors: 
Johannes Erler
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$60.00
Shop Price: $60.00
Knife and Fork

Knife and Fork

Visual Identities for Restaurants, Food and Beverage
Original and unconventional visual identities from the world of eating, drinking, and hospitality.
Editors: 
Gestalten & Anna Sinofzik
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$60.00
Shop Price: $60.00
Faile: Works on Wood

Faile: Works on Wood

 Art
Process, Paintings and Sculpture
This new publication about the artistic collaboration Faile documents its work with the medium of wood.
Authors: 
Faile
Editors: 
Ian Bourland
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$65.00
Shop Price: $65.00
Hide and Seek

Hide and Seek

The Architecture of Cabins and Hide-Outs
Our longing for simplicity, clarity, and retreat often leads us into nature. Hide and Seek showcases a range of charming and elegant hideouts that satisfy this yearning.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$60.00
Shop Price: $60.00
Imagine Architecture

Imagine Architecture

Artistic Visions of the Urban Realm
Visual culture influences architecture —and vice versa. Imagine Architecture compiles contemporary perspectives on this exchange from those working in creative fields including installation, sculpture, illustration, photography, and design.
Editors: 
Lukas Feireiss & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$65.00
Shop Price: $65.00
Barley & Hops

Barley & Hops

The Craft Beer Book
These beers represent a new authenticity and way of life.
Editors: 
Sylvia Kopp & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$49.95
Shop Price: $49.95
Visual Families

Visual Families

Graphic Storytelling in Design and Illustration
A new visual language shows how we can collect, sort, and better understand the subjects and objects of our daily lives.
Editors: 
Antonis Antoniou & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$60.00
Shop Price: $49.95
Los Logos 7

Los Logos 7

Los Logos 7, the latest edition in our Los Logos series, showcases current developments in logo design.
Editors: 
Gestalten Nina C. Müller and Anna Sinofzik
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$49.95
Shop Price: $49.95
The Craft and the Makers

The Craft and the Makers

Tradition with Attitude
A showcase of crafted products created by small manufacturers.
Editors: 
Duncan Campbell, Charlotte Rey, Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$65.00
Shop Price: $65.00
Everything is Connected

Everything is Connected

Vitra Home Collection
The world of Vitra in images.
Editors: 
Florian Böhm & Annahita Kamali
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$39.95
Shop Price: $39.95
Happy Monday

Happy Monday

 Art
“Sebastian Schrader’s paintings tell of lingering, slowness, and refusing hectic rhythms of time in a way that is picturesquely agile and persistent.” (Christoph Tannert)
Authors: 
Sebastian Schrader
Language: 
German/English
Catalog Price: 
$60.00
Shop Price: $60.00
Berlin Wonderland

Berlin Wonderland

Wild Years Revisited, 1990–1996
Shortly after the Wall came down, subcultures boomed in Berlin’s Mitte district. The compelling photography in this book brings an almost forgotten era back to life and shows just how much the city has changed since then.
Editors: 
Anke Fesel, Chris Keller / bobsairport
Language: 
German/English
Status: 
Sold Out
Catalog Price: 
$45.00
Shop Price: $45.00
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The Journey

The Journey

The Fine Art of Traveling by Train
Train trips are classic yet very of the moment. This book introduces its readers to a wide variety of trains and routes from around the world that all offer extraordinary travel experiences.
Editors: 
Gestalten & ­Michelle Galindo
Catalog Price: 
$55.00
Shop Price: $55.00
London: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

London: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

A parade through London’s outposts of good food, design, retail, and more, this definitive travel guide will make you feel like a local no matter where you are from.
Authors: 
Monocle
Editors: 
Tyler Brûlé, Andrew Tuck, Nelly Gocheva
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$15.00
Shop Price: $15.00
Istanbul: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

Istanbul: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

A portrait of Istanbul’s outposts of good food, design, retail, and more, this definitive travel guide will make you feel like a local no matter where you are from.
Editors: 
Monocle
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$15.00
Shop Price: $15.00
Miami: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

Miami: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

A tour of Miami’s outposts of good food, design, retail, and more, this definitive travel guide will make you feel like a local no matter where you are from.
Authors: 
Monocle
Editors: 
Tyler Brûlé, Andrew Tuck, Ed Stocker
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$15.00
Shop Price: $15.00
Carsten Nicolai - Special Edition

Carsten Nicolai - Special Edition

Parallel Lines Cross at Infinity
This is the signed copy of Carsten Nicolai's recent book. It comes with a linen slipcase and includes a limited edition print of the internationally renowned German artist.
Editors: 
Gerd Harry Lybke, Carsten Nicolai
Language: 
English
Status: 
Available at Gestalten Space Berlin
Catalog Price: 
$525.00
Shop Price: $525.00
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Rio de Janeiro: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

Rio de Janeiro: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

A sunny stroll through Rio de Janeiro’s outposts of good food, design, retail, and more, this definitive travel guide will make you feel like a local no matter where you are from.
Authors: 
Monocle
Editors: 
Tyler Brûlé, Andrew Tuck, Joe Pickard
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$15.00
Shop Price: $15.00
Masks in the Forest

Masks in the Forest

A Story Told with Masks
Don these pop-out masks and plunge into make-believe adventures in an enchanted forest.
Authors: 
Laurent Moreau
Language: 
English
Status: 
Temporarily Not Available
Catalog Price: 
$19.95
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Paris: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

Paris: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

There’s the food, the culture, the architecture, the art—Notre Dame and Montmartre and the Louvre—and then there’s the side of Paris you’ve never seen, until now.
Editors: 
Tyler Brûlé, Andrew Tuck, Joe Pickard
Language: 
English
Status: 
Available Soon in the US
Catalog Price: 
$15.00
Shop Price: $15.00
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The Design Hotels™ Book

The Design Hotels™ Book

Edition 2016
The newest edition of The Design Hotels™ Book offers striking accommodations for the eye and inspiration for the spirit.
Editors: 
Design Hotels™
Language: 
English
Status: 
Sold Out
Catalog Price: 
$80.00
Shop Price: $80.00
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Vienna: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

Vienna: The Monocle Travel Guide Series

Vienna has long been a city that bridges Eastern and Western Europe with panache. Pack your suitcase and delve into the melting pot of Europe.
Editors: 
Tyler Brûlé, Andrew Tuck, Joe Pickard
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$15.00
Shop Price: $15.00