AIGA 50 Books/50 Covers
This exhibition showcases selections from the AIGA 50 Books/50 Covers juried competition, which aims to identify the 50 best-designed books and book covers of 2010. Selections were made by a distinguished jury in 2011 and became part of the AIGA Design Archives, where images, full credits, project statements, and jurors’ comments for all selections are available.
We are pleased to announce that the following Chronicle books and covers will be featured in the exhibition.
The Marvelous Museum, design by Brooke Johnson
Tartine Bread, design by Vanessa Dina
Chicken Big, art direction by Amelia Anderson
Along with the following books, which were published by Chronicle.
Art of McSweeney’s, designed by McSweeney’s Publishing
Design Research: The Store That Brought Modern Living to American Homes, designed by Pentagram Design
This Is NPR, designed by Design Army
Please join us at Chronicle Books for the opening reception, Thursday, March 29th, 2012 6pm-8pm. The exhibition will be up through April 12th, 2012. Gallery Hours are 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday.
Poster design by Tina Hardison and Kelsey Jones of Chronicle Books.
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