Designers & Books News

 

15 blog entries
Designers & Books News
By Steve Kroeter August 2, 2012

We at Designers & Books are excited to be hosting the first-ever book fair in New York City to focus on architecture and design book publishing—bringing to you live the two topics that we are passionate about: designers (including architects, and graphic, fashion, interior, landscape, product, and urban designers) and the books that inspire them. More...

Rare & Beautiful
By Steve Kroeter April 12, 2011

Thought by many to be the premier rare book event in the world, the 51st New York Antiquarian Book Fair took place this past weekend in New York. The event attracted more than 200 booksellers from 15 countries. With one of the booksellers listed on Designers & Books as our guide, another as an exhibitor, and two others letting us know they would be attending the opening, we made a point of dropping by. More...

Designers & Books News
By Steve Kroeter October 31, 2011

On Day 275 after launching Designers & Books this past February 1, we find ourselves with more than 1,050 books, book lists from 82 designers and 15 commentators, and visitors from 175 countries. Sure enough, we do keep focused on the growing numbers. But more important, we are also dedicated to creatively evolving an enlightening and entertaining resource for the world of design books. To do this, during the month of November we will be introducing several new features and expanding some original ones. More...

Daily Features
By Steve Kroeter October 7, 2014

Designers & Books is curating a pop-up design book fair, featuring books from more than a dozen publishers and rare and out of print book dealers, at the first-ever Dwell on Design NY, October 9–11, taking place at 82 Mercer Street in New York’s SoHo. Visitors who stop by the book fair have a chance to win any of over 10 different design books in a special drawing. More...

Designers & Books News
By Steve Kroeter September 6, 2012

The first Designers & Books Fair is set is set to launch on the last weekend of October in New York City—October 26–28—and tickets are now on sale. More...

Designers & Books News
By Steve Kroeter October 16, 2012

Designers & Books Fair 2012 News

Designers & Books Fair 2012 is the place to be October 26–28. This weekend-long event celebrates the intersection of design—architecture and graphic, fashion, interior, product, and urban design—and books. More...

Designers & Books News
By Steve Kroeter February 1, 2011

Like good design, good books can make your life better. And designers are a great source of good book recommendations. That is why, today, we are launching Designers & Books. More...

Daily Features
By Steve Kroeter February 12, 2014

Designers & Books presents its first annual Design Book of the Year Award. More...

Designers & Books News
By Steve Kroeter November 13, 2012

Thank you to our visitors, exhibitors, and speakers for making the first Designers & Books Fair, held Friday, October 26–Sunday, October 28, a success! As Dwell magazine aptly put it, “The weekend was a successful merger of many fields and professions—a spotlight on images, craft, and the written word.” More...

Daily Features
July 25, 2014

Our Online Book Fair is growing—fast. To our over 500 titles, we’re continually adding new books on architecture, design, art, and photography for adults and children—many at specially discounted prices—and new publishers, too. We also welcome our first in a lineup of rare and out of print book dealers, offering you a showcase of vintage titles as well current and forthcoming books. More...