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Illustration

Illustration

Visual communication designers around the world are returning to illustration. The work of contemporary illustrators ventures far beyond simple decorative elements. Gestalten’s selection of illustration books features the work of groundbreaking illustrators from around the world, offering a rich source of inspiration for artists, creatives, and anyone interested in telling a story.

 

PhotoViz

PhotoViz

Visualizing Information Through Photography
The stories told with graphics and infographics are now being visualized through photography. PhotoViz shows how these powerful images are depicting correlations, making the invisible visible, and revealing more detail than classic photojournalism.
Editors: 
Nicholas Felton & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$55.00
Shop Price: $55.00
Illusive

Illusive

Contemporary Illustration Part Four
Building on the success of our best-selling Illusive series, this fourth volume is a comprehensive showcase of contemporary illustration that shows how the technique is interacting with different art forms.
Editors: 
John O’Reilly & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$39.95
Shop Price: $39.95
Mind the Map

Mind the Map

Illustrated Maps and Cartography
Maps speak a universal language and make the world accessible. A follow-up to our ­best-selling publication A Map of the World, this book features the cutting-edge of creative contemporary cartography.
Editors: 
Antonis Antoniou & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$65.00
Shop Price: $65.00
A Life in Illustration

A Life in Illustration

The Most Famous Illustrators and Their Work
How does it feel to be an illustrator and in what fields can one work? Today’s most successful illustrators present their work and talk about their experiences in one of life’s most beautiful careers.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$60.00
Shop Price: $60.00
Fabrica Grafica—Jan Van Der Veken

Fabrica Grafica—Jan Van Der Veken

One of the most distinctive and sought-after illustrators from the motherland of comics: Belgium.
Authors: 
Jan Van Der Veken
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$38.00
Shop Price: $38.00
Timestory

Timestory

The Illustrative Collages of Lorenzo Petrantoni
Lorenzo Petrantoni is one of the world’s most sought-after editorial illustrators. This book reveals why.
Authors: 
Lorenzo Petrantoni
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$65.00
Shop Price: $65.00
The Book of Bock

The Book of Bock

The illustrator Frank Höhne explains how to find joy in working as an illustrator.
Authors: 
Frank Höhne
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$45.00
Shop Price: $45.00
Little Big Books

Little Big Books

Illustrations for Children’s Picture Books
Today’s best illustrators for children’s picture books create work far beyond teddy bears and kitty cats.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$55.00
Shop Price: $55.00
Neither Here Nor There

Neither Here Nor There

The Art of Oliver Jeffers
The world famous children’s book illustrator reveals the range of his artistic skill.
Editors: 
Richard Seabrooke
Language: 
English
Status: 
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Catalog Price: 
$45.00
Shop Price: $45.00
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Letman

Letman

The Artwork and Lettering of Job Wouters
Letman’s typographic compositions are blazing new trails at the nexus of illustration and lettering.
Authors: 
Letman
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$45.00
Shop Price: $45.00
Black Antoinette

Black Antoinette

The Work of Olaf Hajek
Recent work by one of the most internationally sought-after illustration artists.
Authors: 
Olaf Hajek
Editors: 
Gestalten
Catalog Price: 
$60.00
Shop Price: $60.00
Illusive (Digital Edition)

Illusive (Digital Edition)

Contemporary Illustration and its Context
A collection of contemporary illustration from around the world accompanied by insightful text.
Editors: 
R. Klanten, H. Hellige
Language: 
English
Status: 
Buyable
Echoes of the Future

Echoes of the Future

Rational Graphic Design and Illustration
Collective visual memory synthesized in today’s graphic design and illustration.
Editors: 
Gestalten & Marie Le Fort
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$55.00
Shop Price: $55.00
Illustrators Unlimited

Illustrators Unlimited

The Essence of Contemporary Illustration
A lavish showcase of cutting-edge illustration talents from around the world.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$68.00
Shop Price: $68.00
Yuko Shimizu

Yuko Shimizu

Illustration where traditional Japanese prints meet surreal comic art.
Authors: 
Yuko Shimizu
Language: 
English
Status: 
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Catalog Price: 
$30.00
Shop Price: $30.00
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POE (Digital Edition)

POE (Digital Edition)

Illustrated Tales of Mystery and Imagination
Selected tales by Edgar Allan Poe as visualised by some of Gestalten’s favorite contemporary illustrators.
Authors: 
Edgar Allan Poe
Editors: 
R. Klanten, H. Hellige
Language: 
English
Status: 
Buyable
The Modernist

The Modernist

The discovery of classical modernism in current graphic design.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Status: 
Sold Out
Catalog Price: 
$55.00

Special Price: ($55.00)  $38.50

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Andersen (Digital Edition)

Andersen (Digital Edition)

The Illustrated Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen
A selection of tales by Hans Christian Andersen illustrated with contemporary visuals.
Authors: 
Hans Christian Andersen
Editors: 
R. Klanten, H. Hellige
Language: 
English
Status: 
Buyable
Andersen (Digital Edition)

Andersen (Digital Edition)

Die illustrierten Märchen von Hans Christian Andersen
13 Andersen Märchen neu illustriert.
Authors: 
Hans Christian Andersen
Editors: 
H. Hellige, R. Klanten
Language: 
German
Status: 
Buyable
Vania

Vania

Extended Version
Expanded edition of the first monograph from critically acclaimed Russian-born Vania.
Authors: 
Vania
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Status: 
Sold Out
Catalog Price: 
$69.00

Special Price: ($69.00)  $48.30

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The Beautiful

The Beautiful

Illustrations for Fashion and Style
The work of 100 of today’s trendiest and most promising fashion and lifestyle illustrators.
Editors: 
Anneke Krull & Gestalten
Catalog Price: 
$60.00

Special Price: ($60.00)  $42.00

Grimm (Digital Edition)

Grimm (Digital Edition)

Die illustrierten Märchen der Brüder Grimm
23 Märchen der Gebrüder Grimm liebevoll illustriert von Gestalten-Favourites.
Authors: 
Jacob + Wilhelm Grimm
Editors: 
R. Klanten, H. Hellige
Language: 
German
Status: 
Buyable
Grimm (Digital Edition)

Grimm (Digital Edition)

The Illustrated Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
23 fairy tales are lovingly illustrated by Gestalten favorites.
Authors: 
Jacob + Wilhelm Grimm
Editors: 
R. Klanten, H. Hellige
Language: 
English
Status: 
Buyable
Impressive

Impressive

Printmaking, Letterpress and Graphic Design
Young designers rediscover the allure of traditional printing.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Status: 
Sold Out
Catalog Price: 
$69.00

Special Price: ($69.00)  $48.30

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Flowerhead

Flowerhead

The Illustrations of Olaf Hajek
First monograph dedicated to the work of one of the most internationally sought-after editorial illustrators.
Authors: 
Olaf Hajek
Language: 
English
Status: 
Sold Out
Catalog Price: 
$60.00

Special Price: ($60.00)  $42.00

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Hair'em Scare'em

Hair'em Scare'em

An exploration through the fascinating and inventive possibilities of hair as material for artistic expression
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Status: 
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Catalog Price: 
$50.00

Special Price: ($50.00)  $12.99

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Illusive. Contemporary Illustration Part 3

Illusive. Contemporary Illustration Part 3

Even more cutting-edge illustration talents scouted from around the world into the definitive reference.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Status: 
Sold Out
Catalog Price: 
$65.00

Special Price: ($65.00)  $45.50

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Naïve

Naïve

Modernism and Folklore in Contemporary Graphic Design
Documentation of the renaissance of Classic Modernism in contemporary graphic design.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$50.00

Special Price: ($50.00)  $35.00

Illusive 2

Illusive 2

Contemporary Illustration and its Context
More contemporary illustration from around the world accompanied by insightful text.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$69.00

Special Price: ($69.00)  $48.30

Black Magic, White Noise

Black Magic, White Noise

Unsettling, fascinating visuals that explore the physical and the psychological. Not for the faint-hearted.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$50.00

Special Price: ($50.00)  $35.00

POE

POE

Illustrated Tales of Mystery and Imagination
Selected tales by Edgar Allan Poe as visualised by some of Gestalten’s favourite contemporary illustrators.
Authors: 
Edgar Allan Poe
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Status: 
Sold Out
Catalog Price: 
$42.00

Special Price: ($42.00)  $29.40

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Vortigern’s Machine and The Great Sage of Wisdom

Vortigern’s Machine and The Great Sage of Wisdom

Vortigern’s Machine is a new Jarvis universe full of psychedelic adventures, mystical insights and much magic.
Authors: 
James Jarvis
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
$20.00

Special Price: ($20.00)  $14.00