Having learned the fantastic news that TOKY has been nominated for 11 ADDY Awards in the 2012-2013 competition, our first response was, Sweet! As we looked over the list of nominated projects and clients, our second thought was: In a way, these tell a story of TOKY….
Books + Brochures
Our longtime client The Chase Park Plaza — a storied luxury hotel here in St. Louis — came to us with a fun new project: Create a booklet about the Chase wedding experience, from the history to the romance to the beauty….
Very soon, a project that I have been involved in will come to fruition, with the September 27 opening of the exhibition Art Without Artists at the Gregg Museum of Art & Design at North Carolina State University. Almost a year of planning and curation has gone into this wide-ranging exhibit, with over 100 objects from my own collection on display and scores more from private collections across the country….
As promised in our post about TOKY’s wins in the For Print Only (FPO) Awards, here is a look at Senior Print Designer Mary Rosamond Kunnath’s personal wedding stationery. Her beautiful invite earned a three-star award in the Letterpress category at FPO, as well as recent national attention on the wedding blog Style Me Pretty….
LogoLounge, the book series featuring some of the world’s best identity work (and in which we have appeared several times before), has again shone its light on TOKY. From a pool of more than 36,000 submissions, two logos designed by our team made the cut for its seventh edition….
On July 6, 2012, the votes for the For Print Only Awards were tallied in Austin, Texas, and out of 277 submissions and only 93 winners — we brought home three awards! All winning entries will be included in an upcoming book and an interactive iPad publication from UnderConsideration….
TOKY is proud to announce that its longtime client, the Private Residences at the Chase Park Plaza, has sold 87% of its 86 available units, with only nine apartments and the penthouse remaining.
The World Chess Hall of Fame, whose website we designed and built, has a big week this week: On Thursday, the institution will preview two brand new exhibitions, Bobby Fischer: Icon Among Icons, Photographs by Harry Benson CBE and Marcel Dzama: The End Game….
TOKY was proud not only to be a Gold Sponsor of this past weekend’s Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis Gala, but also to design the special event’s collateral….
Though we were sad to see longtime Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis Director Paul Ha make the move from St. Louis to Cambridge, we’re looking forward to helping celebrate his legacy this Saturday at the CAM Gala at the Four Seasons….
I’m thrilled that a project started more than a year ago has finally come to fruition….
We admit it, we’re type geeks. We love belonging to the Type Director’s Club, and pour over their annual “Best Of” catalogues arguing about new typefaces and posters….