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Here are the best print projects from January to June of 2016. Will post the second one next week and we will be back with our regular programming on January 4, 2017.

Also: Part 2: Jul – Dec

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12 — Thibault Magni Micro-edition Self-promotion

Small, colorful (seven fluorescent colors!), fun, and self-made… perfect ingredients for a memorable zine.

Production Method

Silkscreen

Design

Thibault Magni

Printing

Thibault Magni

Lead Image Thibault Magni Micro-edition Self-promotion ---

11 — Phoenix Design Week Event Program

It’s hard to tell what kind of alien language this has going on in the cover, but with embossing and stitch-sewing like that, I’ll gladly welcome our alien overlords.

Production Method

Digital
Emboss

Design

Strong Design Studios

Printing

O'Neil Printing

Lead Image Phoenix Design Week Event Program ---

10 — The Golden Camera 2015 Invitation

A beautiful and tightly-registered combination of embossing and foil stamping in contrasting typography.

Production Method

Deboss
Emboss
Foil stamp
Offset

Design

Paperlux

Printing

Lead Image The Golden Camera 2015 Invitation ---

9 — Singapore’s Visual Artists Book

The utilitarian nature of the ring binder and the lo-fi plastic cover make this dense publication memorable and interesting.

Production Method

Offset
Silkscreen

Design

Do Not Design

Printing

Lead Image Singapore’s Visual Artists Book ---

8 — Big Belly Band Packaging

DIY to the max! This group of friends give their home-brewed a top-notch presentation themselves.

Production Method

Inkjet

Design

Daniele Simonelli

Printing

Self (with Phaser 7500DN inkjet)

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7 — Melimilon Creperie Crépes

Silkscreen is well known to print on difficult surfaces but chocolate “ink” on crepes? Now that’s heavy duty.

Production Method

Silkscreen

Design

tind

Printing

tind

Lead Image Melimilon Creperie Crépes ---

6 — KTAP Anniversary Book

Still maintaining a certain corporate-brochure-ness, this book makes great use of a limited color palette and some groovy ripples of overlapping inks. The board covers always make a sturdy statement.

Production Method

Deboss
Offset

Design

BUREAU for the Advancement of Lifestyle and Longevity and Success

Printing

Colourscan

Lead Image KTAP Anniversary Book ---

5 — Pay It Forward Poster

At 18 × 24 inches, this is a big one to foil stamp, especially with so much detail and ornamentation but they nailed it.

Production Method

Foil stamp

Design

Column Five

Printing

Aardvark

Lead Image Pay It Forward Poster ---

4 — Jullien Brothers Business Cards

Jean Jullien’s affable illustration style translates perfectly to a clever hand-shake die-cut for he and his brother’s business cards.

Production Method

Letterpress

Design

Jean Jullien

Printing

Jukebox

Lead Image Jullien Brothers Business Cards ---

3 — “Kontroll” Book

The red ink on the green cloth for the cover is a wonderful combination and the bold and energetic typography doesn’t let up in the body.

Production Method

Foil stamp
Offset

Design

Snask

Printing

Lead Image “Kontroll” Book ---

2 — Book of Palms, Volume 01: California

There is a stunning elegance to this, with a dash of freshness with the pink cloth and eclectic, West Coast, 1980s-tastic color palette of the inside with beautifully reproduced photos of California palms.

Production Method

Digital

Design

Kimberly McGuire

Printing

Conveyor Editions

Lead Image Book of Palms, Volume 01: California ---

1 — Andrew Curtis Catalogue

Printing white ink on black paper was such a brilliant move to reproduce Andrew Curtis’s photos of piles of dirt photographed at night. The minimal typography, the pacing, and the scale of the photographs all play perfectly together.

Production Method

Offset

Design

Studio Worldwide

Printing

Lead Image Andrew Curtis Catalogue ---

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blogs we publish

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Art of the Menu / Cataloguing the underrated creativity of menus from around the world.

Quipsologies / Chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

products we sell

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Brand New Conference videos / Individual, downloadable videos of every presentation since 2010.

Prints / A variety of posters, the majority from our AIforGA series.

Other / Various one-off products.

events we organize

Brand New Conference / A two-day event on corporate and brand identity with some of today's most active and influential practitioners from around the world.

Brand Nieuwe Conference / Ditto but in Amsterdam.

Austin Initiative for Graphic Awesomeness / A speaker series in Austin, TX, featuring some of the graphic design industry's most awesome people.

also

Favorite Things we've Made / In our capacity as graphic designers.

Projects we've Concluded / Long- and short-lived efforts.

UCllc News / Updates on what's going at the corporate level of UnderConsideration.


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