Kjell Ekhorn (Oslo, Norway) and Jon Forss (Minneapolis, Minnesota) have worked together as the creative direction and communication design team Non-Format since 2000. Their influential work spans art direction, design, illustration, and custom typography for arts and culture, music industry, fashion, and advertising clients. Well-known for their design of publications, Non-Format has art-directed the independent music monthly The Wire; Varoom, a journal of illustration and made images; Greg Lynn Form, a survey of the contemporary architect’s work; and Very Elle, a special edition of the Paris-based fashion magazine. The recipients of numerous prizes, including a New York Art Director’s Gold, two Tokyo Type Director Club Prizes, and a British D&AD Yellow Pencil award, their bestselling hardback monograph Non-Format Love Song was published by Die Gestalten Verlag in 2007, and is now in its second printing.
Happy Thanksgiving! The galleries and shop are closed Thursday, November 27 and will reopen on Friday.