Back to the Book an evening of talks
Thursday 30th November 2017
Room 203 at the Istituto Marangoni, 30 Fashion street, E1 6PX
Maximage is a design studio established in 2008 by David Keshavjee and Julien Tavelli. Working collaboratively in the fields of typeface, website and editorial design, corporate identity, art direction and colour consultancy, Maximage’s practice offers a reflection on today’s digital and print design production processes. Tools and technology are constantly challenged, to create unique solutions for every project and client.
Maximage has been awarded by ‘The Most Beautiful Swiss Books’ competition in 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2016, and by the Swiss Design Awards in 2009, 2011, 2013 and 2014. Maximage’s R&D project at the University of Art and Design in Lausanne (ECAL), Workflow, exploring print technology, led to the creation of Color Library, an automated color-separation platform.
Marietta Eugster is a Swiss Graphic Designer, mainly working in Editorial Design. Her practice is characterised by both her experimental attitude towards production technologies, and her innovative and sensual use of materials.
Marietta Eugster has been awarded by ‘The Most Beautiful Swiss Books’ in 2009, 2012, 2014 and 2016. One of her most recently designed titles, 'Still, Looking’ by American artist Billy Sullivan has been selected as ‘Best Photobooks 2016’ by TIME magazine. In 2014, she won the ‘Swiss Design Award’ by the Swiss Federal Office of Culture.
Since 2011 she has been running her own studio and is currently working between Paris and Zurich.
Jonas Voegeli is a Swiss graphic designer whose work is dedicated to book and editorial design, art direction, and corporate identity/brand development. Through various engagements with the design profession, his work, design methodology, and pedagogic approach serve as proof of his commitment to the advancement of the graphic design field – professionally and academically.
Voegeli has consistently been awarded by Swiss and International design competitions.
He is a founding partner of Hubertus Design (Zurich/New York), the head of Visual Communication at the Zurich University of the Arts, and a member of the Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI).