Aaron Rose

Portrait of the Artist as a Beautiful Loser
Posted by Gestalten—10/2010

Impossible to pigeonhole, the artist, curator, writer, film director, musician, and self-declared beautiful loser Aaron Rose is one of the most inspiring characters portrayed in Gestalten's Beyond the Street book. Active and involved in everything street and art  for over 15 years, he was a pioneer in working with and introducing the likes of Shepard Fairey, Barry McGee, and Harmony Korine to a larger audience. When we met Rose during his recent trip to Berlin, where he brought some suitcases of trouble over for his show, he told us about the creative workshops he’s organized for kids, ranted about art, anarchy, kids, his work as a creative chameleon, and how he’d love to see one of exhibitions vandalized—keep it in mind the next time you spot one of his shows.  

Beyond the Street

The 100 Leading Figures in Urban Art
Posted by Gestalten—12/2013
Definitive book on street art featuring 100 key figures from around the world in their own words and images.
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LORETTA LUX ET AL.

Vernissage
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

Benjamin Bergmann

Barbara Bernrieder

Loretta Lux

Martin Wöhrl

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JOIN THE COMMUNITY!

Register now!
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

Got any comments on or suggestions for the Die Gestalten webpage? Want to communicate with like-minded people? Looking for penpals? It's easy.

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PATHFINDER/Swiss Graphix

IdN Gallery
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

What do you think of when hearing the word "Swiss"?

Chocolates?!

Watches?!

Cars?!

The "Red-Cross" National Flag?!

Not any more!

Get with it!

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ETOY EXHIBITION

Frequently Asked Questions
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

1. last call for symposium at kunsthalle st. gallen!

friday january 17th 2003 / 10AM - 6PM

the exhibition "etoy - frequently asked questions"

will end on sunday, jan. 19th 2003.

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Recent Book Releases

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Original Man on GQ Magazine.

Alphabetics recommended on Publishers Weekly. "A modish alphabet book that delights in sophisticated, alliterative language...a vocabulary lesson for budding logophiles."

The Craft and the Makers recommended as the tip of the day on schöner- wohnen.de on October 6.

Visual Families featured in the November issue of PAGE. "Dieses ebenso unterhaltsame wie amüsante Wimmelbuch trägt ... Serien zusammen, ob Variationen aufs Thema Bartfrisuren, 80er-Jahre-Mixtapes (oder) die berühmtesten Sonnenbrillen aus Filmen wie Lolita oder The Big Lebowski."

The Outsiders recommended in ramp style's October issue. "Draußen ist das neue 'in'".

The Outsiders, Out of the Blue and The Chamber of Curiosity in étapes issue #221.

Wunderkammern in the fall issue of Diva Wohnen. "Wohn-sinn."

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