Book launch – The Making of 2001: A Space Odyssey

The Making of 2001: A Space Odyssey - book published by Taschen
The Making of 2001: A Space Odyssey - book published by Taschen

Fifty years after its conception, Taschen have launched a limited edition book devoted to 2001: A Space Odyssey.

Limited to 1,500 copies, this landmark edition has been made in exclusive collaboration with both the Kubrick Estate and Warner Bros. The 4 volume set features hundreds of previously unpublished documents and photographs.  All hardcover volumes are presented in a sleek metal slipcase inspired by the famous monolith, and come boxed with exclusive cover art from Wayne Haag.

Order the general release version from the sidebar of this article (if on desktop) or below (on mobile and tablet)

Written by Piers Bizony.
Designed by M/M (Paris).


(you can also see a video of the book launch with interviews on Taschen’s Facebook page).

About the author -

Paula Benson

Film and Furniture founder / Co-Creative Director at Form. Passionate about interiors, design, art, film, music and mind over matter.

Posted in: Resources on June 9, 2014
Film Title: 2001: A Space Odyssey
Film Year: 1968
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Object Type: Book
Object Sub-type: The Making of Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey
Object Designer: M/M Paris
Object Shop: Taschen
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