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The American Alliance of Museums recently honored the Jewish Museum in several categories in the 2017 Museum Publications Design Competition.
For more nearly 30 years, the Alliance has recognized and encouraged superior execution and ingenuity in the graphic design of museum publications through the Museum Publications Design Competition. Winners are chosen for their overall design excellence, creativity and ability to express an institution’s personality, mission, or special features. The Jewish Museum has been the recipient of publication awards in past years, including the exhibition catalogue for As it were…So to speak: A Museum Collection in Dialogue with Barbara Bloom and the Museum Members’ Newsletter in 2016.
This year’s winning publications include:
Exhibition Catalogue for Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly History
Exhibition Catalogues: Honorable Mention
J. Abbott Miller with Andrew Walters and Yoon Young Chai, Pentagram
The Jewish Museum Members’ Newsletter
Newsletters and Calendar of Events: Second Prize
Topos Graphics; Margot Laborde and James Oates, The Jewish Museum
Print Advertisements for Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design
Press Kits, Marketing and Public Relations Material: Second Prize
Baptiste David; James Oates, The Jewish Museum
The Jewish Museum’s Kids Gallery Guide also received an honorable mention.
To view the complete list of 2017 Museum Publications Design Competition Winners, visit aam-us.org.
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