Eighteen carefully designed booklets in an exquisitely manufactured box bring together Peter Zumthor's conversations with curator Bice Curiger, film director Wim Wenders, English and literary scholar Aleida Assmann, photographer Hélène Binet, musician and antiquarian Walter Lietha, and many others. Dear to Me, the latest release from famous Swiss architect Peter Zumthor, is a very inspiring and enjoyable insight into his reflections on topics of life, architecture, creativity, perception, reading, craft, art, and living in community!
To thank you for your ongoing support and interest in our list, we’ve prepared a new special-feature resource called Park Books Specials for you, where you’ll find Dear to Me at discount price, available for a limited time until June 15!
“The Most Beautiful Swiss Books 2021” have been chosen and we are thrilled that Scheidegger & Spiess is among the 23 winners the jury selected from over 400 submissions.
Named among the winners is the four-part volume Swiss Graphic Design Histories—the outcome of a extensive, multiple, and inclusive research by scholars of design history. Edited by Davide Fornari, Robert Lzicar, Sarah Owens, Michael Renner, Arne Scheuermann and Peter J. Scheuermann and designed by Naima Schalcher and Simone Farner.
Congratulations to all those who have contributed to this success!
The exhibition of The Most Beautiful Swiss Books 2021 will be on display at the Helmhaus in Zürich from June 23rd until June 26.
The bookstore Never Stop Reading is located in Zurich's old town, only a few steps from the Kunsthaus, the University, and ETH. The store features a broad range of international publications on architecture, photography, art, and design, as well as a section of general-interest English books. The new spaces can be used for small exhibitions and we'll be hosting a diverse program of book launches, readings, panel discussions . . . We're looking forward to seeing you there!
Have a look at our events agenda: www.neverstopreading.com!
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