Clovis Caches
Clovis Caches: Recent Discoveries and New Research

Several UNM Press titles were recently honored with awards at two design competitions. Four UNM Press titles won 2016 Southwest Book Design and Production Awards (SWBDA) from the New Mexico Book Association (NMBA), and four UNM Press titles won 2016 PubWest Book Design Awards:

Bruce B. Huckell’s and J. David Kilby’s Clovis Caches: Recent Discoveries and New Research, designed by UNM Press Senior Book Designer Catherine Leonardo, won the SWBDA for Cover and Jacket Design.

Sean Prentiss’s Finding Abbey: The Search for Edward Abbey and His Hidden Desert Grave, designed by UNM Press Book Designer Lila Sanchez, won the SWBDA Michael Hice Memorial Award. Finding Abbey was also named the Silver winner of the PubWest Book Design Award for Adult Trade Book, Non-Illustrated.

Garo Z. Antreasian’s Garo Z. Antreasian: Reflections on Life and Art, designed by UNM Press Art Director & Senior Book Designer Lisa Tremaine, was named the Bronze winner of the PubWest Book Design Award for Adult Trade Book, Illustrated.

Richard Brunson’s Irby Brown: Southwest Landscape Paintings, designed by Leonardo, was named the Gold winner of the PubWest Book Design Award for Adult Trade Book, Illustrated.

Lee Marmon and Tom Corbett’s Laguna Pueblo: A Photographic History, designed by Tremaine, won the SWBDA for Trade Book Illustrated and for Art and Photography.

George C. West’s North American Hummingbirds: An Identification Guide, designed by Leonardo, was named the Bronze winner of the PubWest Book Design Award for Guide or Travel Book. 

Michele Wehrwein Albion’s The Quotable Amelia Earhart, designed by UNM Press Book Designer Felicia Cedillos, won the SWBDA for Gift Books.

In addition, two UNM Press books were honored as SWBDA finalists:

Brunson’s Irby Brown: Southwest Landscape Paintings, designed by Leonardo, was a SWBDA finalist for Cover and Jacket Design.

Michele M. Penhall’s Stories from the Camera: Reflections on the Photograph, designed by Tremaine, was the SWBDA finalist for Art and Photography.

The NMBA announced the award winners at the organization’s meeting and gala in Santa Fe, New Mexico on June 17, 2016. Winners of the PubWest Book Design Awards will be honored at the 2017 PubWest Conference to be held February 9–11, 2017 in Portland, Ore.

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