Five newspapers named Best in the World

by Nathan Estep

I’m re-posting these not just because I’m nerdy, but because the news ties in with our topic next week. Yesterday five newspapers shared the award for World’s Best Designed Newspaper. Four of them were noteworthy for their use of illustration, especially on their front pages:

Excelsior, Mexíco City, Mexíco

Cir. 75,000 – 174-999 (Daily)

National Post, Toronto, ON, Canada
Cir. 75,000 – 174-999 (Daily)

Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Cir. 175,000 & over (Non-Daily)

The Grid, Toronto, ON, Canada
Cir. 25,000 – 74,000 – 74,999 (Non-Daily)

Politiken, Copenhagen, Denmark
Cir. 75,000 – 174-999 (Daily)