Shepard Fairey

Obey to the better
Posted by Ole Wagner—01/2011

Introducing the American artist Shepard Fairey is a bit like explaining whose portrait he famously altered for the "Hope" campaign that was widely used by Barack Obama's supporters in 2008. Since the mid 1980s he has created outstanding (then: street) art that is strong, iconic and expressive. Shepard Fairey is also a thoughtful, committed, and outspoken activist who revives the artistic virtues of standing up for the freedom of speech and fighting for rational and non-corporate ways of dealing with the issue of copyright. Obey the interview we did with him in Los Angeles in late 2010!

Art & Agenda

Posted by Gestalten—11/2014
Explores the current interrelationship between politics, art, and activism.
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Beyond the Street

The 100 Leading Figures in Urban Art
Posted by Gestalten—12/2013
Definitive book on street art featuring 100 key figures from around the world in their own words and images.
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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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