Welcome to Modest, a small book design studio based in Oslo, Norway. The studio has a primary focus on book projects for publishing houses and art institutions, but also works with commissioned projects for private individuals and companies. Apart from designing books, the studio works with other print related projects such as magazines, catalogs and exhibition graphics.

Contact

(+47) 91788674
mail@modest.no

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Visiting address:
Torggata 11
0181 Oslo
Norway

Awards

  • 2019 - Gold – ÅVB, Grafill
  • J.C. Dahl – Naturens Kraft/The Power of Nature
  • KODE Bergen
  • 2019 - Gold – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Kunstnerliv
  • Wad/Muri
  • 2019 - Silver – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Sikkerhetsrådets sal
  • Forlaget Press/Riksantikvaren/Nasjonalmuseet
  • 2019 - Diploma – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Feinschmecker
  • Forlaget Press
  • 2019 - Diploma – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Kapp Hjertestein
  • Forlaget Press
  • 2018 - Gold – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Bokstavene i historien
  • Forlaget Press
  • 2018 - Gold – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Edda
  • Skald
  • 2018 - Silver – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Edda
  • Skald
  • 2017 - Norwegian Book of the Year – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Bård Breivik – I’d love the key to the master lock
  • Fagbokforlaget
  • 2017 - Gold – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Bård Breivik – I’d love the key to the master lock
  • Fagbokforlaget
  • 2017 - Gold – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Innerå+Bø
  • Bie Media
  • 2017 - Silver – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Innerå+Bø
  • Bie Media
  • 2017 - Diploma – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Stortinget
  • Forlaget Press
  • 2016 - Gold – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Kunst i Kamp/Art in Battle
  • KODE Bergen
  • 2016 - Silver – ÅVB, Grafill
  • En fotohistorie
  • Forlaget Press
  • 2016 - Diploma – Svensk bokkonst, Sweden
  • Kunst i Kamp/Art in Battle
  • KODE Bergen
  • 2015 - Silver – ÅVB, Grafill
  • The Dahmer Syndrome/A Thing of Beauty
  • Spriten forlag
  • 2015 - Silver – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Stortingets historie 1965–2014
  • Fagbokforlaget
  • 2015 - Diploma – ÅVB, Grafill
  • En forsvunnet by
  • Forlaget Press
  • 2014 - Arctic Papers Award, Arctic Paper
  • Elisabeth Meyer – Rapporter fra verden
  • Forlaget Press
  • 2014 - Gold – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Elisabeth Meyer – Rapporter fra verden
  • Forlaget Press
  • 2014 - Gold – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Norsk Likestillingshistorie 1814–2013
  • Fagbokforlaget
  • 2014 - Silver – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Fridtjov den frøkne
  • Skald
  • 2014 - Diploma – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Warhol’s Queens
  • Hatje Cantz Verlag
  • 2014 - Diploma – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Wergelandsveien
  • Forlaget Press
  • 2014 - Diploma – ÅVB, Grafill
  • Søren Kierkegaard – Den fromme spotteren
  • Forlaget Press

Credits

All photos on this website are photographed by Guri Dahl at her studio Fabrikken in Halden, apart from where noted. The website is developed by Hans-Christian Fjeldberg-Gustavson.