Conceived as a publication that features everything in between — ideas, voices and processes that are overlooked and under-appreciated.
Brackets are commonly used as a parentheses in writing to add supplementary information — containing materials that are seen to be dispensable without destroying or altering the meaning of a sentence. The publication covers topics that in modern day, have become seemingly dispensable.
Each issue, we survey 16 individuals through a questionnaire — a single blank A4 sheet containing 10 - 15 questions on the subject. Their handwritten answers are published, unedited and uncensored.
About the publisher
Bracket is published in Singapore by Anonymous, a multidisciplinary studio that provides Creative Direction, Content and Design.
The studio are also behind A Design Film Festival, the first in Asia solely dedicated to design and its subcultures.
Established in March 2005, the studio's projects have been staged in Portland, Berlin, Latvia, Tokyo, Seoul, Shanghai, Taipei, Kaohsiung, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, and has featured over 150 creative professional across 20 cities. Critical acclaim for the studio have been published in Monocle, Wallpaper, Fast Company, Coolhunting, It's Nice That, SHIFT Japan, Wall Street Journal, The Design Society Journal, The Business Times, The Straits Times and more.
Editor: Germaine Chong
Art Director: Felix Ng
Printed in: Singapore
Open Size: 420 x 594 mm (16.5" x 23.4")
Close Size: 297 x 420 mm (11.7" x 16.5")
Printed on: 55gsm Recypal Paper