Katrin Olina

In the Nature of Things
Posted by Gestalten—10/2009

When Icelandic artist Katrin Olina talks about complex dual concepts - science and creativity, for instance, or Nature's Janus face - she does so with a lightness and ease that never denies the darkness but rather celebrates it. The same can be said of the cosmos behind her wholly unique visual language. Olina, who began her career as a product designer, anchors future-proof perfect ideas with strong artistic and spiritual roots, and the results are masterful: painstakingly liquid-like illustrations, ceramics, powerful art posters, holistic interior and fashion designs and animated film. Fresh off a launch with us for a limited series of illustrations for Gestalten's [::http://news.gestalten.com/arteditions/archive/artist?artistid=ceafb21a239418a601242427938900a1 Art Editions], the artist chatted with us in -- where else?-- a landscape befitting of her aesthetic vision, Berlin's "Gardens of the World."

Illusive 2

Contemporary Illustration and its Context
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
More contemporary illustration from around the world accompanied by insightful text.
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Play All Day

Design for Children
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
The best design products, toys, furniture, playgrounds, architecture and concepts for children.
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Fragiles

Porcelain, Glass and Ceramics
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
Unconventional objects made out of fragile materials by established and emerging design talents.
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transmediale 03

International media art festival
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

The transmediale - international media art festival Berlin - will, in February 2003, be presenting outstanding works of media art for the 16th time.

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modart 03 munich

presents
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

Neasden Control Centre, Marok, Jim Avignon...... lots of international artists !

modart.03munich

1-4 February 2003

at the "Alten Chemie"

Sophienstr. 10

80333 Munich - Germany

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THIS IS A MAGAZINE

Out now: Issue 7
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

This is a magazine. it has words and pictures in it.

NOW ONLINE: Issue 7: The Rockit Issue.

DON'T WORRY, SMILE AND DANCE.

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PET SHOP

Exhibition at Galerie Neurotitan
Posted by Gestalten—01/2003

Works by Danielle de Piciotte and Lillian Mousli.

11. January 2003 - 9. February 2003.

Vernissage: 10. January 2003, 20h. Music by DJ Nettmann, musical installation by Alexander Hacke.

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Recent Book Releases

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Robert Klanten interviewed by PAGE.

The Great Wide Open featured on Monopol. "Atemberaubende neue Landschaftsfotografie."

I am Dandy featured on Caras.

Hide and Seek in the April issue of the UK edition of Wired.

Der Honigdieb reviewed in the February 27 issue of the Nürnberger Zeitung. “So schön verpackt kommt die Sorge um unsere Umwelt selten daher.”

Edwina ermittelt in Berlin recommended in 1000 und 1 Buch's February issue. “Eine spannend zu lesende Geschichte, die mit vielen interessanten Details zur deutschen und Berliner Historie aufwartet und Lust auf einen Berlin-Besuch macht. Liebevoll ausgestattet. Kurz: rundum empfehlenswert.”

Gestalten Pavilion featured in Monocle's film about Bikini Berlin.

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