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The Monocle Guide to Better Living (Extended Version)

The Book is Now Available!
Posted by Gestalten—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—01/2016

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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Papercraft: Design and Art with Paper

Book Teaser
Posted by Gestalten—08/2009

From playful and whimsical to downright painstaking, paper is resurging among young artists and designers worldwide as an experimental material for design. This video teaser for Gestalten's upcoming book, Papercraft: Design and Art with Paper, showcases the often bright, punchy and pop-culture-relevant work from artists Jeremais Boettcher, Julien Vallée, Asif Mian and more

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Alva Noto's "UNITXT u_08-1"

Music Video
Posted by Gestalten—08/2009

If only all vending machines worked like this.

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Tokyo Fiber '09-Senseware

Art from Highly-Evolved Artificial Fibers
Posted by Gestalten—08/2009

With a whopping 38,000 visitors pronouncing its success at La Triennale di Milano last April, Tokyo Fiber '09-Senseware returns to Tokyo for a much-anticipated opening.

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MTV Swatch Playground

The Next Generation of Creative Talent
Posted by Gestalten—08/2009

Swatch MTV Playground is offering the chance to become part of a community that connects the most exciting and innovative creative talent from across the globe.

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