The International Committee of Architectural Critics (CICA) has presented the winners of the CICA Dennis Sharp Book Awards 2020, postponed from last year due to the pandemic. We were thrilled to learn that Charlotte Perriand. Complete Works Volume 4 by Jacques Barsac received the CICA Bruno Zevi Book Awards. Also, Baku: Oil and Urbanism by Eve Blau and Epics in the Everyday by Jesus Vassalo were selected for an Honourable Mention. Congratulations to all those who have contributed to this success!
More about the competition
The “Most Beautiful German Books 2021” have been chosen and we are thrilled that Scheidegger & Spiess is represented with two books from our current list! The jury selected 25 books from over 600 submissions in an elaborate procedure with 14 jurors.
Named among the winners were Emma Kunz Cosmos. A Visionary in Dialogue with Contemporary Art, edited by Yasmin Afschar, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, and designed by Atlas Studio, as well as Surrounded by Art. The Julius Baer Art Collection, edited by Barbara Staubli and Barbara Hatebur, designed by Bonbon.
Congratulations to all those who have contributed to this success!
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