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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Katja Knoblich NEON
Posted by Gestalten—02/2003

The maou-maou gallery has re-invented itself: In co-operation with BERLIN TOURIST INFORMATION INTERNATIONAL (BTII) and WMF@Cafe Moskau each month the window display will feature artwork by young and u

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Play global
Posted by Gestalten—02/2003

club transmediale

festival for electronic music and related visual arts

play global

friday 07.02.03

main hall

(maria Ufer (an der schillingbruecke) berlin.f'hain)

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Bruno S. - Die Fremde ist der Tod

Film by Miron Zownir
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

Will be presented at Berlinale 2003 !

Estrangement - Is Death

Germany, 2002, 60 min

Regie: Miron Zownir

mit DOK

Icon Film

Section: Panorama

07. Feb 2003 - 20:00 h, CineStar 7

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Creatured by Puppetmastaz

Get it now !
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

Congratulations humans today is the day that may change your life: for the first time in history,

you be able to get some serious creature funk action at your record shop.

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Recent Book Releases

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Let's Go Out Again featured on The Guardian. "Feast your eyes – some of the most unusual and spectacular restaurant interiors around the world."

The Great Wide Open featured in The Independent on Sunday's February 8 issue.

Barley & Hops recommended in the January 2 issue of Il venerdì di Repubblica.

Does This Happen to Everyone? reviewed in the Winter 2014 issue of The School Librarian journal.

3-page interview with Monocle editor Tyler Brûlé published in the magazine supplement to Belgian daily De Morgen.

The Monocle Guide to Good Business featured in the New York Post's October 2 issue. "Filled with detail-rich reporting, the hardcover features entrepreneurial ideas, case studies of successful businesses and Monocle's great design."

Out of the Blue featured in Deutsche Welle Euromaxx's interview with Ville Kokkonen, Design Director of Artek.

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