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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AKAY (Stockholm)

at Filesharing
Posted by Gestalten—12/2002

During Akays last visit to Berlin, Kreuzbergs Oranienstrasse was his gallery. In the mid-eighties this streetartist started with writing and graffitti but soon focused on posters and stickers.

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re-store presents:

Special X-mas design sale !
Posted by Gestalten—12/2002

ICE - white, transparent, winter. Come, see and buy what the haute couture of young berlin designers have made of this theme.

Special sale featuring:

BETTY BUND

CORDULA KAFKA

CORATION

E27

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Shop+Gallery Opening

Büro Discount
Posted by Gestalten—11/2002

At noon on Saturday, 30. Novemeber, Büro Destruct open their graphic-design-shop ang gallery in Zurich.

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Good Bye maou-maou

Moritz R.: Advanced Tiki Art
Posted by Gestalten—11/2002

For the last opening at maou-maou galery, artist Moritz R. (of DER PLAN-fame) creates a sun-studio of the imagination, the Tikidelic Dreamstudio.

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Recent Book Releases

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The Weather Diaries reviewed on anti-utopias.

Berlin Wonderland featured in the September issue of Urban.

Das Craft-Bier Buch recommended on Mixology.

Hide and Seek on The Huffington Post.

Korea Korea featured on Touring Club Italiano.

The Monocle Guide to Good Business on KalinkaKalinka.

Das Craft-Bier Buch recommended on *nomyblog.

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