The University of Minnesota's Center for Austrian Studies needed an ownable look and feel for their new academic journal. 📚
In collaboration with several other leading universities, the Central Europe Undergraduate Yearbook elevates undergraduate research in the central European area from medieval times through the 20th century.
This era was bridged visually with inspiration from Jugendstil and Vienna Secessionist art, representing the upper end of the time period but also its neoclassical influences.
The type–driven, stripped–down identity reflects journalistic writing, Vienna Secessionist monographs, and the tumultuous duality of the period.