The Art of the Book celebrates Seagull’s passion for good design through a series of digital collages and book covers created by the designer Sunandini Banerjee.
This selection from The Art of the Book presents the covers and collages from Seagull Books’ German List. A literary programme supported by the Goethe Institut New Delhi, the German List presents classic and contemporary German writing in new translations to readers across the world.
The designer Sunandini Banerjee, Naveen Kishore, Commissioning Editor, Seagull books will be present at the event. The Victor Halfwit edition will be presented to the audience by projection of images. Alyque Padamsee, an eminent theater personality will read out the story by Thomas Bernhard.
Sunandini Banerjee completed her Masters in English Literature from Jadavpur University, Calcutta, in 2000 and joined Seagull Books. She is now both Senior Editor and Senior Graphic Designer, and designs all of Seagull’s books, book covers and catalogues, and is currently having a fantastic time exploring the world of the digital collage.