See more objects with the tag graphic design, black and white, typography, intricate, books, calligraphy.

Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

2014

  • Work on this object began.

2016

2019

  • You found it!

Book, Ord For Dagen Mordknull by Odd-Magnus Williamson, 2014

This is a Book. It was designed by Non-Format, Kjell Ekhorn and Jon Forss.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Non-Format as part of Beauty—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial.

It is dated 2014. Its medium is edges in black foil, blind debossed covers.

Non-Format is a two-man practice divided by four thousand miles of land and sea and a seven-hour time difference. They designed the book Ord For Dagen Mordknull (2014), a darkly humorous love story by Norwegian writer, actor, and comedian Odd-Magnus Williamson. Each page has been set by hand as an original composition interpreting the text.

It is credited Courtesy of Non-Format.

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

Open H x W: 26 × 38.1 cm (10 1/4 in. × 15 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Beauty—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial.

This image has a Copyright statement: © Non-Format

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/69155041/ |title=Book, Ord For Dagen Mordknull by Odd-Magnus Williamson, 2014 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=22 October 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>