Best designed Estonian books of 2020
The competition 25 Best Designed Estonian Books aims to celebrate books with the most remarkable design and technical execution which are part of our intellectual heritage. The venerable jury has acknowledged the best books from 1998.
This time the contest received a stunning 145 submissions and 44 submissions for children’s books from 87 publishers. The jury made a selection for 25 best-designed books, 5 of them children’s books. Tanel Veenre’s “Kingdom Of Dreams” as a dedication for the brands 10th anniversary was selected among the top 20.
The winners of the Best designed Estonian books of 2020 are visible on the virtual page https://25kauneimat.nlib.ee/ and displayed at the gallery of the National Library of Estonia from the 12th of February until the 27th of February.
Comment of the jury:
Commercial catalog for advanced taste. The laconic cover pulls back the glamorous contents. The small typography is easy to read and airy.