Kåre Martens

Art Director, Handverk

Sydney NSW

Kåre Martens is one half of one of Norway’s most awarded book design agencies, Handverk. Eivind S. Platou, who resides in Oslo, is the other half of the duo. Together they design whole books as well as covers for all the biggest publishers in Scandinavia. Handverk is now looking for challenging book projects to embark on in Australia.

Member since 2015

  • Available for freelance work
  • Available for independent and self-publishing projects

Expertise

  • Art Direction
  • Book Design
  • Education Design
  • Illustration
  • Typesetting
  • Typography

Selected Awards

  • 2015 Gold Award For Design Excellence, The Norwegian Design Council
  • 2014 The Most Beautiful Book of The Year Award, National Norwegian Graphic Design Awards
  • 2014 Two Golden Pen Awards
  • 2014 Silver Award, Hollywood Reporter Key Art Award.
  • 2011 The Most Beautiful Book of The Year Award, National Norwegian Graphic Design Awards.