Julien Vallée

Close encounter of a three-dimensional kind
Posted by Gestalten—02/2009

The striking creations of Canadian-born graphic designer Julien Vallée incorporate splendid handcraft and digital technology. For the cover art of Gestalten's new book <-Tangible: High Tough Visuals->, Vallée uses his multidisciplinary graphic-inspired approach and stages his design spatially by crafting three-dimensional objects and lettering. The result – a stunning almost palpable cover! Not limiting himself to print, he uses the stylistic means of graphic design to create art installations, motion graphics, animations and video designs. His playful graphics has gained him commissions and props from clients such as New York Times Magazine, MTV and Swatch to musicians like Kanye West. We met Julien, who's recently moved to Berlin, while he was preparing his installation for his group exhibition here in the city. A Gestalten favourite, his work is also featured in a number of our books; <-Tactile->, <-Fully Booked-> and <-Lemon Poppy Seed->.

A production by Gestalten Script Editor: Ole Wagner Camera: Sebastian Klatt Editor: Andrea Cadorin Producer: Markus Hollmann-Loges Location: Berlin Music: Slepcy 'Untitled Modular' from the Album 'We Are The Newest Battle Models' Copyright 2009 Die Gestalten Verlag GmbH und Co. KG

Papercraft

Design and Art with Paper
Posted by Gestalten—07/2014
A collection of creations crafted from paper as material for innovative art and design including bonus DVD.
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Tangible

High Touch Visuals
Posted by Gestalten—12/2013
Graphic-inspired design, objects and spaces by creatives that are producing striking visual and spatial work.
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Tactile

High Touch Visuals
Posted by Gestalten—01/2013
A collection of cutting-edge work that illustrates how designers are implementing their ideas spatially.
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Fully Booked

Cover Art and Design for Books
Posted by Gestalten—02/2013
Striking book design that reveals today’s unprecedented experimentation with bound paper pages.
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Lemon Poppy Seed

Multitasking Creativity
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013
Cutting-edge design work by independent creative spirits who defy current trends and classification.
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Venezuelan Consulate

presents
Posted by Gestalten—10/2002

DESIGN

Made by Venezuelans

The Venezuelan Consulate Gallery

Opening reception

November 7 from 6:30 a 8:30 PM

DJ set by Yare and Pablo Sanchez

---Free of admission---

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New Issue 032c

EMBRACE INSTABILITY
Posted by Gestalten—10/2002

032c, "EMBRACE INSTABILITY" PRESENTATION AT GALERIE NEU

EMBRACE INSTABILITY at Galerie NEU on Saturday, the 26th of October 2002,

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Nando Costa @

Filesharing Showroom
Posted by Gestalten—10/2002

filesharing presents current work of Brazilian designer

nando costa (hungryfordesign)

opening | friday, 26. oct. 2002 |  20.00

filesharing |  raumerstrasse 40 |  berlin

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Chalet / Venice

Tourist in Venice
Posted by Gestalten—10/2002

Exhibition: Graphic art

Musée Fortuny, Palazzo Pesaro Degli Orfa. Campo San Beneto, 3780 San Marco. Vaporetto n °1, Sant'Angelo station, Venice, Italy

from 2002 October 12nd to December 15th,

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Recent Book Releases

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Designing News in the issue 219 of étapes.

The Chopper recommended on beSpoke.

The Chopper featured on NPR.

The Monocle Guide to Good Business on AIGA.

The Chopper featured on Selectism.

The Monocle Guide to Good Business reviewed on Boyscout.

Das Craft-Bier Buch featured in the 20/2014 issue of tip Berlin.

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