Mur | Murs Inauguration

Musée Ariana – musée suisse de la céramique et du verre,in Geneva, is inaugurating its latest exhibition titled Mur | Murs. Jacques Kaufmann – architectures céramiques on May 17. The artist’s chosen theme is highly topical: walls, in particular the walls human beings have built to enclose and unite and at the same time to exclude.…

Dove turns its spotlight on our Arctic

Dove, the leading publication in the travel and lifestyle magazine market for the past twenty-five years at least, is devoting a special feature in its latest issue to the Poles, titled La Linea del Ghiaccio. Alessia Merati and Gianfranco Raffaelli describe nine journeys to our planet’s antipodes, and in so doing draw attention to our…

Our goats now in Chicago, too

Thanks to Rick Kogan’s article, our book of portraits of sheep and goats by Kevin Horan (Goats and Sheep. A Portrrait Farm; French ed. Chèvres ou moutons; Italian ed. Capre o pecore) is now headed for Chicago. This conquest of America fills us with pride, and perhaps goat here really is the appropriate word.

Savour the Salone with us

Join us for the final evenings of the Salone del Mobile! Gelateria Paganelli, a renowned ice-cream parlour in Milan, and 5 Continents Editions are pleased to present the book Passato & Presente. Un viaggio grafico nel tempo in the company of the author, Orith Kolodny. The occasion will also see the launch of the new “5…

A true designer bookshelf

A project conceived by Alessandro Andrei & Eric Ghysels The world of books and the world of design merge and interact within the premises of the publishing house. The bookshelf—a natural repository of books by definition—now becomes the symbol of concepts brought to fruition, as well as the place to house volumes and, with them,…

A bronze medal all for us

Our book Mythical Diary (Italian ed. Diario Mitico; French ed. Des jours et des mythes) has been awarded the bronze medal for “exemplary design and concept” in the photography book category at the International Creative Media Award for Books (ICMA).

Special thanks to Luigi Spina, who took the wonderful photos that illustrate the book.

A unique and extremely precious object

The Farnese Cup truly is a hidden treasure, and for this reason has been chosen as the standard bearer of our series, as well as being the subject of an important article in the prominent arts magazine Connaissance des arts (February 2019). In it, Hervé Grandsart traces the artefact’s romantic history and examines its mysterious…

Seeds and eggs, looking at origins

The magazine I luoghi dell’infinito dedicates two articles in the December 2018 issue to our books featuring the stunning photography of Paul Starosta: Semi and Uova (Italian ed.), Œufs (French ed.). The first essay is by Leonardo Servadio, who discusses the potential for life contained in seeds, as well as their being the bearers of…