FSC certification extended
Die Keure is now FSC-certified for another five years. After a thorough review of the activities and administration, we have been issued a new certificate. It guarantees that our paper is sourced from responsibly managed forests.
Jeux de mains selected as one of the best books of 2021
CNN Style asked some influential writers, actors, photographers and creative directors to share their favorite reads of 2021. Yay, one of the selected books, Jeux de mains, is printed by die Keure!
Check out our offices in Los Angeles and New York!
Our printing company is located in Bruges, but die Keure has become an important international player in the printing industry. Did you know that you can even find us in New York and Los Angeles? Let's have a peek! 👀
Why die Keure chooses conventional offset technology
LED UV and new digital technology are booming in the graphic industry. That is understandable, because both offer a number of advantages in terms of production. Then why does die Keure stick to traditional offset printing? We are happy to explain.
die Keure in The New York Times
The exhibition catalogue for 'Van Eyck. An optical revolution', printed by die Keure, was named one of the Best Art Books of 2020 by The New York Times. But the newspaper also wrote wonderful words about our printing company.
Die Keure launches inspiring magazine about printing
Die Keure is proud to launch its brand new magazine 'Masters of'. This inspiring magazine about printed matter is published twice a year and shows what is going on in our printing company and in the graphic world. We include interviews with clients, share our expertise in printing and inspire you with the beautiful publications printed here. In each issue we highlight a different field in which our customers are the "masters".
New plate processor
After 10 years of loyal service and just under a million plates, our old plate processors were in urgent need of replacement. In January, we installed a new plate processor. A major step forward in terms of efficiency, ergonomics, and ecology.
Best Dutch Book Designs 2018
The 6th of March, the selection of the Best Dutch Book Designs was announced. One of the awarded books, Show Yourself, was printed by die Keure.
50 Books | 50 Covers 2017
On September 10 AIGA and Design Observer announced the results of their design competition “50 Books | 50 Covers” of 2017. Die Keure is proud to have been involved in the production of 4 publications.
The 9 most common mistakes when preparing print files
Preparing your files for print is the first step towards a perfect print job. And this is more complex than you think. What are the most common mistakes? And how can you avoid them? Our prepress experts made a checklist.
How many trees perish to make a book?
Whenever a book is printed, a forest perishes: it’s an impression that’s alive and well amongst a significant number of people. In times when sustainability is high on the agenda — and rightly so — paper increasingly suffers a poor reputation. But should it? Exactly how sustainable can paper be? Allow us to make the case for paper in ten questions and answers.
Print in times of digital domination
Advertisers in 2018 are firing hundreds of online advertisements at us, we’re inundated with newsletters, and even Google won’t leave us alone. Digital is alive and kicking, but luckily, that isn’t the death knell for printed media. It is precisely due to this digital revolution that the strengths of printed media are even more apparent.
The Island of the Colorblind nominated for the Kassel Photobook award
The Island of the Colorblind by Sanne De Wilde (Uitgeverij Hannibal) was nominated for the Kassel Photobook Award 2018. This award assembles the best photobooks of the previous year nominated by international experts in the field. The Island of the Colorblind was printed by die Keure.
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Fifty shades of white: colour management for Van Marcke
Toilets, showers, bath tubs. The product catalog of Van Marcke contains a lot of white porcelain. All that white, that can't be too hard for the colour management team, can it? Think again. Our colour expert Pascal explains how difficult it is to print a perfect white toilet.
International Women’s Day at die Keure
Today, 8 March, is International Women’s Day. The printing world is a male-dominated industry. Today, the spotlight is on the women that work at die Keure.
Best Dutch Book Designs 2017
The 5th of March, the selection of the Best Dutch Book Designs was announced. One of the awarded books, Rafaël Rozendaal: Everything, Always Everywhere, was printed by die Keure.
Winner iF DESIGN AWARD 2018
The Sensitive to Light catalogue wins the iF DESIGN AWARD 2018.
Best Art Books of 2017
We were very proud to see one of our projects in the New York Times listed amongst the best art books of 2017. '40 Years New' was printed by die Keure. It is a beautiful book that celebrates the New Museum's 40th Anniversary. We absolutely agree with the New York Times: one of the best art books of 2017!
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'The Radical Eye' nominated for the British Book Design Awards
First prize for Kannibaal | Hannibal
Uitgeverij Kannibaal | Hannibal was awarded first prize in the ‘Historical Book Award’ category at the prestigious Arles photography festival (les Rencontres d’Arles) for its book Latif Al Ani. The book was printed with the utmost care by die Keure
Video: Sensitive to light
Discover in this short video the new Modular Lighting Instruments catalogue. The theme of this catalogue is 'sensitivity to light', which is cleverly enhanced by the use of light sensitive ink.
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Video: Rip Hopkins in our printing office
Ceci n’est pas un calendrier
True to tradition, Agfa Graphics, in cooperation with die Keure, created a state-of-the-art printed calendar for 2017. 'Ceci n'est pas un calendrier' is the title of the calendar. The calendar stands out through it unique combination of contemporary art and graphic design, supreme print quality and vivid enhancement techniques. This is not a calendar Ceci n'est pas un calendrier. That is the title of the 2017 Agfa Graphics calendar.
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Die Keure to install the world’s first Roland 700 Evolution presses
Die Keure is the world’s first printer to install the new generation ‘hot off the press’ Roland-presses. This concerns a 10-colour and 5-colour press.