March 7, 2016
The international panel of Best Book Design from all over the World has decided to grant 4 awards to the Dutch and Flemish Best Book Designs. The first prize, the Golden Letter goes to Other Evidence: Blindfold (published and designed by Titus Knegtel; printed by Tielen).
The Silver Medal is granted to Brick (Jan Peter Wingender; published by Architectura & Natura; designed by Studio Joost Grootens; printed by robstolk® and binded by Van Waarden).
The Bronze Medal goes to Het Meest Geloofde Sprookje (published and written by De Vormforensen; designed by De Vormforensen and Lyanne Tonk; printed by Tielen and binded by Abbringh).
An Honorary Appreciation is awarded to Taking off. Henry my neighbor (edited by Mariken Wessels; published by Art Paper Editions; designed by Mariken Wessels, Jurgen Maelfeyt; printed by Die Keure and binded by Hexspoor).
The panel has chosen from 600 submitted entries from 32 countries. The Best Designs from all over the World knows the following awards:1 Golden Letter, 1 Golden Medal, 2 Silver Medals, 5 Bronze Medals and 5 Honorary Appreciations.
The award ceremony will be at March 18 at the Leipzig Book Fair.