Every year, The Best Dutch Book Designs celebrates the best products of the graphic industry in the Netherlands: 33 books made with heart and soul. Books set apart by the combination of great design and commissioning with high-quality lithography, printing and bindings. 262 books were submitted and 33 books are part of the selection of 2022. 

We are excited to share that three Rietveld publications have been selected for the Best Book Design 2022.

Selection of 2022

The jury selected:

Joel Harder – A Sensitive Study of the St. Privat’s Disappearing Gay Cruising Scene in the Ripparian Forest

Design: Alyson Sillon | Production: Gerrit Rietveld Academie | Publisher: Gerrit Rietveld Academie

Student Jury

The student jury has made its own selection from this year’s submissions (262 books) and selected:

Juliette BrederodeIn a Radical Detail

Design: Yuri Sato | Production: Gerrit Rietveld Academie | Publisher: JB Projects


William Becker, Łukasz Matuszewski (ed.) – Silly Amateur Don’t Cry

Design: William Becker, Łukasz Matuszewski | Production: Willem Sjoerd van Vliet, Pantheon Drukkers, Grafische Afwerking Josuma | Publisher: Gerrit Rietveld Academie


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