Winners WTP 2020
The Walter Tiemann Prize 2020 goes to Studio Krispin Heé (Krispin Heé, Tim Wetter) CH DE for the book Kolkata – City of Print. The award comes with 5000 euro prize money. The jury awarded two second prizes worth 1500 euro each. They go to Bardhi Haliti NL XK for May 25 is now October 1 and to Simon Merz DE for META – Publizieren als Kunstwerk.
140 competition entries were submitted from 15 countries. We would like to thank all applicants for their submissions and all patrons for their kind support.
Attention: The award ceremony is canceled. The cancellation of the Leipzig Book Fair unfortunately also affects the Walter Tiemann Prize award ceremony and the exhibition opening scheduled for 12 March 2020. We regret this very much and are looking into alternative forms of paying tribute to the award winners.
Sponsors of the WTP 2020
- Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig — hgb-leipzig.de
- Cultural Office of the City of Leipzig — leipzig.de
- Michael Ehritt, Leipzig — InGestalt
- Fonts In Use — fontsinuse.com
- Kreuzer Medien GmbH
- Ricarda Löser, Weimar — ricarda-loeser.de
- Ingo Offermanns, Hamburg — ingooffermanns.com
- Peyer Graphic GmbH, Leonberg — peyergraphic.ch
- Pögedruck, Leipzig — poegedruck.de
- Rotary Club Witten — witten.rotary.de
- Schmedt, The World of Bookbinding, Schmedt GmbH & Co.KG, Hamburg — schmedt.de
- David Schnell, Leipzig
- Matthias Weischer, Leipzig
- Dr. med. Thomas Zarnitz, Leipzig
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