Sunday, January 18, 2009
Krug Collaborates With Artists for Visionaire #55 Surprise; Pop up Book Extraordinaire
Visionaire 55: Surprise presents 12 hardcover pop-up books, boxed together, with projects by Steven Meisel, Mario Testino, Steven Klein, Sophie Calle, Andreas Gursky, Cai Guo-Qiang, Guido Mocafico, Solve Sundsbo, Yayoi Kusama, Gareth Pugh and Alasdair McLellan. Together, the pop-up folios are housed in a cloth-covered case with a magnetized closure and an engraved metal plaque. Surprise is a collaboration with the internationally renowned Champagne house, Krug.
PUBLISHED BY: Visionaire
FORMAT: Boxed, 12 volumes, 10.75 x 8.5 in. / 12 color pop-ups.
ISBN: 9781888645750 ISBN10: 188864575X
Images and artists below, paper engineering by Bruce Foster.
Limited to 4,000 numbered copies worldwide, there are also 12 sets with a bottle of Krug Grand Cuvée in a gift box. The publication has a suggested retail price of $250.00.
Buy Visionaire Books here.
Visionaire Publications is a company dedicated to creating beautiful artistic collaborations in limited editions. This is their latest release, #55. With three editions each year in limited numbers, they do sell out quickly.
See and read about Issue #54 (polo shirts by Lacoste printed with art) here.
To read about editions #52 and #53, click here.