Project Description

Galeano book collection design

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GALEANO’S BEST-KNOWN WORK: LAS VENAS ABIERTAS DE AMÉRICA LATINA
Eduardo Galeano, multi-awarded journalist, writer and novelist is a Latin American icon. We designed his book collection.
These books are a co-edition by Siglo XXI (a benchmark in the Spanish-speaking editorial world) and La Nación (the most traditional Argentinean newspaper).
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We designed the large book collection of Eduardo Galeano. His works include fiction, essay, poetry and chronicles. His literature includes the classics Las venas abiertas de América Latina, Nosotros decimos no, Vagamundo, La canción de nosotros, Días y noches de amor y de guerra, Ser como ellos, la trilogía Memoria del fuego, El libro de los abrazos, Las palabras andantes, El fútbol a sol y sombra, Patas arriba and Bocas del tiempo.

_design alternatives
As the collection is sold in massive scale, displayed in street kiosks, the chosen design privileged the legibility of bolder forms. These other proposals valued by our clients.
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ALTERNATIVE A: FOUR COLORS, IMAGE AS MAIN ELEMENT
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ALTERNATIVE B: BLACK + SPECIAL COLORS, IMAGE AS BACKGROUND