FOI magazine is a publication about books and the people behind them and also serves as a catalogue for Romania's national book design competition, featuring all shortlisted and awarded books. The magazine showcases people from the art and publishing community: designers, artists, illustrators, photographers, print makers, researchers, and many others. This pioneering Romanian/English magazine is devoted to spotlighting book culture with a Central European twist on context and imagery.
Issue #4 features interviews and talent from the graphic and editorial design world, both in Romania and throughout Europe: Gabriel Barbu talks about his experience as a graphic designer working in the most renowned printing house in Romania. Swiss graphic designer Ludovic Balland takes readers on a journey of good typography, while Maximage introduces the world of colour reproduction. Dutch graphic designer Hans Gremmen talks about his experience in the book design industry, and Romanian literary magazines delve through history and culture.
Designed by Graphomat
Published by Galeria Posibila, 2021
Bilingual, in English and Romanian
Softcover, 104 pages + insert, color and b&w images, 9.5 × 12.6 inches