andreas uebele
monograph of works
stuttgart, 2017

what is beautiful? what is functional? what works and what doesn’t? where does it feel wrong and why? this book is a sketchbook, a project catalogue, a collection of interviews and a volume of essays. it explains and describes with and through pictures. it’s a book for reading and for using, a collection of material and materials. it presents 85 projects along with the materials from which they emerged – interspersed with material by people who’ve accompanied us along the way: kai bierich, joachim blüher, hannes böhringer, matthew carter, andreas cukrowicz, adrian frutiger, durs grünbein, hans hansen, klaus klemp, norbert lammert, jórunn ragnarsdóttir, thomas ruff, karin sander, manfred schmalriede, klaus schmiedek, eva-maria schön, massimo vignelli, hermann zapf and peter zizka. 


english version: 

unit 32,  

isbn 978-0-9956664-2-9 


german version: 

isbn 978-3-87439-875-6 

verlag hermann schmidt 





büro uebele 


communication design: 

büro uebele 

visuelle kommunikation 

project team: 

yanik hauschild (project manager) 

andreas uebele 


copy editing: 

miriam holzapfel, astrid rabin 

german proofreading: 

joachim straßburger 


paul boothroyd, susan mackervoy,  

alyssa schmitt: 

english proofreading 

andrew leslie 




offsetdruckerei karl grammlich 


josef spinner 


principal typefaces: 

adapted version of maison neue book and maison neue italic/medium/bold (timo gaessner);  

antwerp regular/semibold/bold (henrik kubel);  

massimo bold (andreas uebele and gabriel richter) 



size: 185mm x 240mm 

pages: 654pp 

print: five colour offset-print 

binding: lay-flat bound  

special features: two papers, one with a full bleed uv-lacquer finish 

english language 

39.00 pound 


tdc tokyo, annual awards 2018, selected 


tdc new york, tdc64 2018, certificate of typographic excellence 


11th macau design biennal, award