FINNISH BOOK DESIGN
Beautiful new Finnish poetry books published by Helsingissä
Kustannusosakeyhtiö Otava, purchased on a recent trip.
Harry Salmenniemi, Kivirivit 2013 (in English Stone Lines) and Runojä (in English Runoja, Poemms) design by Markus Pyörälä voted the Most Beautiful Book of the Year by The Finnish Book Art Committee in 2012. (shown left and centre)
Kuka ampui Ötzin? by Vesa Haapala published in 2012 (right and open book) shows his collaboration with the graphic designer Markus Pyörälä. The translation of the title is Who shot Ötzi? The body of Ötzi is hidden in the book.