news | Monday April 21, 2014
Congratulations to Raphaël Daudelin and Studio Feed in Montreal! The designers of Wigrum (2013), a charming book of fiction by Daniel Canty, translated by Oana Avasilichioaei, have been awarded third place in the category of Fiction in the annual Alcuin Awards for book design in Canada. Out of the 232 books submitted, three judges selected 37 winners in eight categories.
The font designed for Wigrum, which bears the same name, also recently won the 2014 Grafika award for excellence in design in Quebec. Wigrum was typset in Wigrum and Minion by Raphaël Daudelin. The delightful sidebar illustrations were done by Estella López Solís.
See the full list of Alcuin winners here.
Wigrum is available from Talonbooks for $14.95.