Frank Höhne

Philosophy of Bock
Posted by Lucas—08/2012

Frank Höhne brought us into his home and studio space in Berlin to show how (and why) he works as an illustrator. Pen in hand, Höhne works quickly, intuitively, and spontaneously, rarely with a plan, and always with his quirky and easygoing sense of humor. Joy, or “Bock,” as it’s said colloquially in German, is an important aspect of life and work for Höhne—something which he hilariously describes in his first monograph, The Book of Bock. It’s this combination of idiosyncratic humor, refreshingly childlike spontaneity, and down-to-earth nature that has allowed Höhne to quickly establish himself as one of Germany’s leading illustrators, with clients including BMW Mini, Nike, Aveda, as well as a broad range of German newspapers and magazines.

Höhne’s first monograph, The Book of Bock, is now avaialbe from Gestalten.

Höhne is also showcasing illustrations from The Book of Bock in addition to new works at “Bockumenta 1,” his solo exhibition at Gestalten Space, which is running from August 9th to September 16th, 2012.

The Book of Bock

Posted by Gestalten—10/2012
The illustrator Frank Höhne explains how to find joy in working as an illustrator.
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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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Alex Fluestertuete

at Filesharing
Posted by Gestalten—11/2002

It is Christmas time, time of relaxation and reflection. The time when our need and will and passion for shopping gets stronger than ever.

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Recent Book Releases

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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.

Das Craft-Bier Buch in the December 14 issue of Welt am Sonntag.

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