Spector Books at the Sitterwerk

Applied Publishing Studies – An Improvisation
Symposium on book design and book-making

May 10, 2014 Event date: 11.30 to 18.00

At this one-day symposium in the Art Library in the Sitterwerk, Anne König, Markus Dreßen, and Jan Wenzel, who run the publishing house Spector Books together, will reflect on current and future questions in the field of book design based on five concepts—medium, editing, design, distribution, and publishing. The symposium is intended for book designers, graphic artists, typographers, publishers, artists, and librarians as well as for bibliophilic, book-loving individuals in general. The graphic artist and book designer Gaston Isoz is organizing the event in cooperation with the Sitterwerk. Details on the event on
Please note: All speeches will be held in German.
Registration and Program

The project is supported by:
Alpstein-Stiftung, St.Gallen
Arnold Billwiller Stiftung, St.Gallen
TISCA/TIARA-Stiftung, Bühler
Verein Buchstadt St.Gallen