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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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Jaybo aka Monk

Solo exhibition in London
Posted by Gestalten—07/2009

Jaybo is one of those enigmatic creative people who seem to have had their finger on the pulse for decades.

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British Ceramics

Biennial in Stoke-on-Trent
Posted by Gestalten—07/2009

The UK’s only festival to celebrate, showcase and support the breadth of contemporary ceramics, launches in October 2009.

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El Bocho

Tapeart in Berlin
Posted by Gestalten—07/2009

Street artist El Bocho has created the world's largest piece of tape art in Berlin.

This artwork is part of the Urban Affairs Festival.

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Design High

Exhibition in London
Posted by Gestalten—07/2009

The show will specifically address the tensions that exist between craft and fine art among some of the most innovative established and emerging artists in the field.

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