14. Give Columns Equality


A grid with two even columns can control a large amount of material on a page. Symmetrical columns give a sense of great order and can support variations in image sizes and amouns of space. Perfect for publications with international audiences, two even columns can present the same information in two different languages, coexisting equally.

ProjectReturn to the Abstract

ClientPalace Editions, for the Russian State Museums

DesignAnton Ginzburg, Studio RADIA

Two columns present information in two languages, Russian and English.

Traditional justified columns provide a sense of order and comfort for conservative ...

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