A Life in Illustration in the May issue of novum.
The artist Tessa Farmer creates magical worlds ruled by minuscule fairy skeletons, who are not just mischievous but downright evil. Her striking sculptures, which are made from insects, animal taxidermy, and plant roots, depict narratives that are no doubt dark and infused with maliciousness, yet their savagery is, for Farmer, an expression of a raw survival instinct inherent in us all. We met her in London while she was preparing an exhibit for Danielle Arnaud Contemporary Art and spoke with her about her process, why she isn’t interested in beauty, and what materials she can find on eBay these days—or in a canal by her house for that matter.
Follow Us On
I am Dandy featured in the Spring issue of Gour-Med. "Elegant – eleganter – Dandy."
Gestalten Pavilion featured on Highsnobiety. "The selection is impressive and puts the store for us at the fore front of design concept stores in the city and beyond. (...) Simply put, the new Gestalten Pavilion might just be our favorite new store in Berlin."
"Das Prinzip Wildnis"—The Outsiders featured in Süddeutsche Zeitung's weekend edition and on Sueddeutsche.de.
Our House in the City and WorkScape in the April issue of raumbrand.
Pablo Picasso. Frauen, Stiere, Alte Meister featured in the April issue of WOMEN in Business.
Join Our Designer Database
We welcome portfolio and proposal submissions for Gestalten's potential publications and collaborations.