Design and typography for Shanghai Jiao Tong Top 200 Research Universities book

Sawdust is the work of London based duo Rob Gonzalez and Jonathan Quainton. They have been working together since 2006, which is the same time when we started Abduzeedo. It’s fair to say we are fans of Sawdust since then! For this post I’d love to share the design and typography work Sawdust created for the global university guide book Shanghai Jiao Tong Top 200 Research Universities.

The guide consists of interviews with leaders from the world's highest ranked research based universities as defined by the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). Number illustrations were inspired by ribbons and awards, reflecting the nature of the book.

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