The Monocle Guide to Better Living (Extended Version)

The Book is Now Available!
Posted by Angie—08/2013

Monocle is one of the most successful magazines to be developed in the past decade. Armed with an unmistakable sense of aesthetics and journalistic tenacity, its team—led by editor-in-chief Tyler Brûlé—has created an intelligent publication that continually inspires a global readership who is interested in everything from diplomacy to design. For its first-ever book, The Monocle Guide to Better Living, the editorial team looks at one of their core themes: how to live well.

In this in-depth video, Tyler Brûlé, Andrew Tuck, and Robert Klanten talk about their shared vision for the book and how this indispensable reference of inspirational ways to improve your life was brought together.

The book is now available. Buy it here. 

The Monocle Guide to Better Living

Posted by Gestalten—09/2014
Full of writing, reports, and recommendations, The Monocle Guide to Better Living is original, informative, entertaining and comprehensive. This is not a book about glitz but rather an upbeat survey of products and ideas built to treasure and last.
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Monocle Magazine

A Briefing On Global Affairs, Business, Culture & Design
Posted by Gestalten—06/2014
Global understanding of things.
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Grant Barnhart

Solo exhibition in Seattle
Posted by Gestalten—11/2008

In this show Seattle artist Grant Barnhart is depicting a subconscious vision of American identity through the guise of his Middle American upbringing.

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Five Stars for ContainerPLUS

Gestalten.tv - Interview Feature
Posted by Gestalten—11/2008

Nicola Carter and Luise Vormittag who founded the multidisciplinary art and design collective Container dreamed up so many playful concepts and creations across a multitude of 2D and 3D platforms whil

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Jaybo

Exhibition in Berlin
Posted by Gestalten—11/2008

Jaybo got to know the streets of Berlin at the age of 14 when he moved there from France. Since then he has been one of the creative engines of the street and graphic design scene in Berlin.

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Arne Quinze

Sculpture in Brussels
Posted by Gestalten—11/2008

Arne Quinze requests the pleasure of your presence at the official opening of The Sequence with light- and soundscapes.

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The Outsiders featured in Coven Magazine's issue 8.

The Outsiders reviewed on Lumberjac.

The Ride recommended in the August issue of Lufthansa's Exclusive Magazine.

Dinge drucken featured on Perlentaucher.de.

Dieter Rams. Less, but better on Houzz.

Northern Delights on Houzz. "Wer sich eine Scheibe vom skandinavischen Interior-Gespür abschneiden will, der findet auf diesen 256 Seiten reichlich Inspiration...Eine schöne Geschenkidee oder ein Liebling, der definitiv nicht im Bücherregal verstauben wird!"

I am Dandy in the Spring issue of Friends of Bentley Magazine. "Der Bildband nähert sich diesem Thema – und seinen Protagonisten – mit wachem Auge und sensibler Sympathie, um die feinen Nuancen der verschiedenen Stile, Attitüden und Philosophien der aktuellen Dandy-Szene in liebevollen Einzelporträts herauszuarbeiten."

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