Gestalt Publishing® Story First™
We have an abiding love of the comics medium. Our passion is evident in every title we publish.
Story First™ is Gestalt’s underlying ethos, placing emphasis on strong narrative and substance, matched to the highest production values to respect the story, the creators and the readers.

Graphic Detail on ABC TV Big Ideas

The Perth Writer’s Festival discussion, Graphic Detail, featuring Gestalt’s Wolfgang Bylsma, Justin Randall and Emily K. Smith, will be broadcast this weekend on ABC TV Big Ideas. With such a rich print history, do graphic novel’s translate well to the digital age? Gestalt’s personalities debate the concept with digital author/illustrators Anthony Sweet, Tyson Mowarin and Stu Campbell. The […]

Four of Gestalt Comics’ titles win Gold Ledger Awards

At tonight’s Ledger Awards in Melbourne, four of Gestalt Comics‘ graphic novels have been announced as Gold Ledger Award winners. Vowels, by Skye Ogden, was first announced for a retrospective Gold Award for 2008; Digested 2 by Bobby.N  was then announced for a Gold for 2009; then Flinch – an anthology by a number of […]

Digested #2, Flinch and Changing Ways Book 1 receive Gold Ledger Awards

Digested 2, Flinch and Changing Ways 1 have just been announced retrospective Gold Ledger Award recipients at tonight’s awards night in Melbourne. The Ledger Awards, established to acknowledge and promote excellence in comic arts and publishing in Australia, were re-launched with tonight’s ceremony in Melbourne. Inaugurated in 2005, and return after a five-year hiatus with a new structure […]

VOWELS wins Gold Ledger Award

At tonight’s Ledger Award Night, VOWELS is the first of Gestalt Comics’ graphic novels to be announced as a Gold Ledger Award recipient. The graphic novel by Skye Ogden has won a Gold Ledger for 2008 – the wordless story of VOWELS spans five imaginary eras, examining the human condition through eyes that aren’t human at all […]