50 Books/50 Covers of 2007

September 11–November 26, 2008

This exhibition showcases selections from the “AIGA 50 Books/50 Covers” competition, which aims to identify the 50 best-designed books and book covers of the year. Selections were made by a distinguished jury that included Antonio Alcalá, Studio A, Alexandria, Virginia; Marc Blaustein, The New York Public Library, New York; Nancy Ovedovitz, Yale University Press, New Haven, Conneticut and Cheryl Towler Weese, Studio Blue, Chicago. They become part of the AIGA Design Archives, where images, full credits, project statements and jurors' comments for all selections are available.

The exhibition will be on display at the AIGA National Design Center in New York.

Gallery hours:

Monday through Thursday: 11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m–5:00 p.m.

Exhibition and collateral design: Marc Blaustein, New York, NY
Collateral printing: Precise Continental, New York, NY
Archer typeface: Hoefler & Frere-Jones, New York, NY