Do you recall your textbooks? Were they designed in such a way that you looked forward to picking them up and working out the lessons and activities? My books were as dull as the teachers who recited from them. But these Catalan specimens, with covers designed with an art deco joyfulness, show respect for the eyes of the users.
The 2015 Regional Design Annual—a collection of nearly 350 of the best pieces of American design from the year—is available now. Meanwhile, the 2016 RDA, featuring judges Gail Anderson, Marc English, Timothy Goodman, Bill Grant, Jennifer Morla and Jessica Walsh, is officially accepting entries. Enter today for early bird rates and a chance to see your work featured in PRINT magazine.