The Best Canadian Magazine Covers

A great magazine cover attracts the reader with alluring images and solid display; the perfect blend of editorial and design that makes the magazine such a unique and special medium. These were the 2023 nominees for the Cover Grand Prix at this year’s National Magazine Awards:

Start The Day Right
Best Health
Contributors: Nicola Hamilton, art director; Rebecca Philps, editor

Coming in Hot!
Contributors: Sun Ngo, creative director; Christie Vuong, photographer; Sage Dakota, food stylist; Madeleine Johari, prop stylist

106-Douleur | Pain
Esse arts + opinions
Collaborateur : FEED

Colour: Chromatic North cover
Inuit Art Quarterly
Contributors: Maegan Fidelino, art director; Katherine Takpannie, photography; Taqralik Partridge, poetry; Britt Gallpen, editorial director

Fits for a King
Literary Review of Canada
Contributors: David Parkins, illustrator; Kyle Wyatt, art director

November 2022
Contributor: Christine Dewairy

Nouveau Projet 21
Nouveau Projet
Collaborateurs : Jean-François Proulx, design; Maxyme G. Delisle, photo

Fall 2022
Queen’s Alumni Review
Contributor: Wendy Treverton, designer

The Next Chapter Begins
Ryerson University magazine (now Toronto Met University magazine)
Contributors: Vanessa Wyse, Studio Wyse; Colleen Mellor, editor

Autumn 2022
University of Toronto Magazine
Contributors: Studio Wyse, Michelle Yee, Scott Anderson