Kim Hyungjin and Choi Sung Min, Graphic Design, 2005–2015, Seoul: 299 Terms, Ilmin Cultural Foundation / Workroom Specter, 2016. Published in conjunction with the exhibition Graphic Design, 2005–2015, Seoul, curated by Kim Hyungjin and Choi Sung Min and presented at Ilmin Museum of Art, 2016. Offset printing, sewn, plastic-covered hardback binding, page size 128 x 188 mm, 328 pp. Printed and bound by Top Process.
Borrowing the non-linear form of a dictionary, this book discusses what happened in graphic design in Seoul during the last decade.
Text in Korean
The typography is sober, the small format is handy, and the sewn binding with plastic cover — typical of dictionaries — is practical. The cross-referenced terms are marked by highlights.