W.H. Chong lives in Melbourne and has designed books for Text Publishing since its inception. He has also designed newspapers, magazines and websites. His jacket for Lloyd Jones’ Hand Me Down World was the 2011 APA winner for The Best Designed Cover of the Year.
Join W.H. Chong for the first in an occasional series on the art and artistry of book design, be it traditional dust-jackets or futuristic visions of books of the future.
In this illustrated talk at the Wheeler Centre, W.H Chong will reveal how he translated complex, much loved classics into celebrated cover art for the Text Classics series.
For enquiries and bookings, visit The Wheeler Centre website.
The Wheeler Centre
176 Little Lonsdale Street