News / August 12, 2016

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CITIx60 City Guides:
Portland / Milan

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The CITIx60 Guide Series are back with two new cities to explore!  Milan and Portland will be joining our previous titles, which include London, New York, Paris, Berlin, Barcelona, Tokyo, Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Vienna, Stockholm, Melbourne, Copenhagen and Istanbul. The CITIx60 guides bring together local creatives to showcase 60 fantastic spots within the city, whether it be architecture, art spaces, shops, restaurants or the nightlife. With locations that excite even the locals, let CITIx60 Milan and CITIx60 Portland help you explore only the best that the city has to offer!

News / August 12, 2016

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Design Origin: Germany

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Following Design Origin: France is our second edition, Design Origin: Germany, an extensive insight into the diverse visual landscape of German culture. The book exhibits the influence of German roots in contemporary design within the nation. In the form of a carefully curated compilation and of short interviews, Design Origin: Germany highlights the vision, motive and inspiration of over 40 established and emerging individuals from creative fields such as packaging, photography, editorials, illustration and more.

News / August 12, 2016

Special offer!
Enjoy up to 20% off victionary hot titles

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Three of our hot titles are now on offer! From colossal art installations, innovative wayfinding to the sensible typeface developed by Stan­ley Mori­son, the book list covers popular topics that you’d be keen to explore. Get hold of OVERS!ZE, YOU ARE HERE and I Love Type (vol. 8) I Love Times, all marked down by up to 20% while stock lasts!

News / August 12, 2016

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Asian Inspiration

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Asian Inspiration offers insight into how contemporary artists interpret art from one of the world’s earliest civilisations. In this new upcoming title, we explore the various ways in which today’s global artists appropriate the many facets of Asian art for the purpose of composing social commentaries, satirical projections or new artistic emblems. Through these new visual narratives, be inspired by the harmony of the past and present in this book.

News / June 20, 2016

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Type Hybrid

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Type Hybrid garners modern designs that speak to a multicultural audience. In separate chapters, the book unveils how designers around the world form a new cohesive language by triumphing type designs that are complicated by multilingual information. Be inspired by the comprehensive showcase of logo and visual communication designs that harmonise unique writing systems, identify with multiple cultures and create coherent visual elements for a pleasant reading experience.

News / June 20, 2016

Coming soon!
CITIx60 CIty Guide: Milan & Portland

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Experience Milan and Portland like never before — the two new world creative capitals we’re proud to add to our CITIx60 City Guide series, which already features London, New York, Paris, BerlinBarcelonaTokyo, Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Vienna, Stockholm, Melbourne, Copenhagen and Istanbul alongside CITIx60 Art Print Project. Whether it’s a one-day stopover or a longer trip, each CITIx60 guide points you to 60 hangouts, covering architecture, art spaces, shops and markets, eating and entertainment, that passionate insiders love most in town.

News / June 20, 2016

Coming soon!
Design Origin: Germany

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Coming soon in August is the second edition of Design Origin, a design reference collection that compares the diverse visual landscapes of different cultures. Following Design Origin: FranceDesign Origin: Germany explores the nation’s contemporary design that remarkably balances form and functionality while pushing for a wider acceptance of radical ideas. Through short interviews and a carefully edited showcase, the book illustrates the unique vision and creative universe of more than 40 established and emerging talents from the fields of art and culture, music, fashion, sports, architecture and publishing.

News / June 20, 2016

Special offer!
Enjoy up to 20% off victionary hot titles 

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Three of viction:ary’s hot titles are now on offer! From vector drawings, food-inspired designs to graphic applications, the book list covers popular topics that you’d be keen to explore. Get hold of Vectorism, Eat Me and Stereographics, all marked down by up to 20 percent while stock lasts. Act fast before they’re gone!

News / June 20, 2016

Free shipping!
For one-off purchase over USD200

Free worldwide shipping is available on any single purchase of over USD200. Free shipping offer applies to international and domestic (Hong Kong) orders, but conditions apply. For shipping and handling, please check details here. For enquiries, please contact: enquiry@victionary.com.

News / April 12, 2016

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New Retro

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New Retro is a compendium of fashionable designs that draws inspirations from the past. Whether it is to tie our contemporary culture with stories of former times, or simply to manifest a love for the good old days, the profusion of 600 logotypes and emblems and more than 80 comprehensive identities, visual communications, packaging, editorial and interior design projects garnered in this book prove that memories, oldies and aesthetic ideologies are always something we can return to for comfort and warmth.

News / April 12, 2016

Talent wanted!
Project Coordinator

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We’re currently hunting for a full-time project coordinator to join our dynamic team. Working closely with our design and editorial teams, the post holder will serve as a focal point between viction:ary, global creative minds and freelancers on the company’s in-house or client projects. The ideal candidate will be based and eligible to work in Hong Kong, preferably with relevant experiences and a strong network in the international creative field. If you are a doer with a passion for design and publishing, check here for details.

 

News / April 12, 2016

Coming soon!
Type Hybrid

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Greeting you soon is Type Hybrid, viction:ary’s new attempt to garner modern designs that speak to a multicultural audience in an increasingly globalised world. In separate chapters, the book unveils how designers around the world form a new cohesive language by triumphing type designs that are complicated by multilingual information. Be inspired by the comprehensive showcase of logo and visual communication designs that harmonise unique writing systems, cultural references and coherent visual elements for a pleasant reading experience.

News / April 12, 2016

Limited book box bundle offer!
Show off your CITIx60 guides in one CITIx60 Book Box!

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Keep your growing CITIx60 collection in one lovely box clad in Guillaume Kashima aka Funny Fun amusing illustrations! Mixing Funny Fun’s signature tongue-in-cheek depictions of each creative city’s cultural highlights, this cardboard box is tailored to preserve your beautiful trip memories as well as a maximum of 14 CITIx60 guides in their best state. Pick any six CITIx60 guides to lay your hand on this cool book box, while stock lasts.

News / March 11, 2016

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CITIx60 Art Print Project:
Copenhagen / Istanbul City Maps

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Perfectly captured the spirit of featured CITIx60 cities, map jackets of Copenhagen and Istanbul are now available as Art Prints! Specially commissioned for the new editions of CITIx60 City Guides, these beautifully drawn maps are inspirational decor for home and workspaces. Now exclusively available on victionary’s online shop in an edition of 60 respectively by formats, these gallery quality prints will allow collectors to re-explore the distinctive landscapes of the world’s creative capitals, whether you live or love to travel there. CITIx60 Art Print Project also presents ViennaStockholmMelbourneLos Angeles, Amsterdam, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Paris and Berlin, as an extension of CITIx60 City Guides. 

News / March 11, 2016

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CITIx60 City Guides:
Copenhagen / Istanbul

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Experience the charismatic Copenhagen and Istanbul like never before — the two new world creative capitals we’re proud to add to our CITIx60 City Guide series, which already features London, New York, Paris, Berlin, BarcelonaTokyo, Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Vienna, Stockholm and Melbourne alongside CITIx60 Art Print Project. Whether it’s a one-day stopover or a longer trip, each CITIx60 guide points you to 60 hangouts, covering architecture, art spaces, shops and markets, eating and entertainment, that passionate insiders love most in town.

News / March 11, 2016

Out now!
Dark Inspiration II

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Tapping into the uncanny domain of grotesqueries and the occult, Dark Inspiration II is a rich profusion of bone-chilling art created by more than 50 artists worldwide. Childhood reveries, aged folklore and mysteries, and morbid fascination with death and mental pain juxtapose to examine mortal sins, existence and human relationships with the universe. Encompassing illustrations, sculptures, installations, photography and set design, the sensuous collection amasses a variety of dark and mournful expressions that are at once alluring, bewildering and inspirational to peruse.