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Little Gestalten

Gestalten Books for Children. Coming soon!

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Kleine Gestalten

Kinderbücher von Gestalten. Jetzt im Handel!

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The Outsiders

New Outdoor Creativity

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Our House in the City

New Urban Homes and Architecture

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Elsa und die Nacht

von Jöns Mellgren

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Gestalten Pavilion

Newly Opened at Bikini Berlin

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DETOUR

Design Festival in Hong Kong
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

"DETOUR MATTERS: From Microtopias to Social Innovation"—with this year's motto, DETOUR will not only enrich Hong Kong's culture program, but also creatively deploy the city's public transport system.

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Just Married—Fiona Leahy

How to Celebrate Your Wedding in Style
Posted by Vanessa—11/2013

Celebrity wedding planner and stylist Fiona Leahy brings a relaxed and freshly unconventional perspective to wedding planning.

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Gestalten in Singapore

Art Book Fair 2013
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

The Singapore Art Book Fair is an annual book fair specializing in contemporary art books and zines. Local and international publishers, distributors and retailers come together for the 5-day event which is co-organized by BooksActually and HJGHER. 

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A Taste of Munch

Outdoor Exhibition in Berlin
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

This year marks the 150th anniversary of Edvard Munch's birth. As the celebration is not limited to his home country Norway, exhibitions worldwide pay tribute to the great forerunner of expressionism.

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Design Days Brandenburg 2013

Conference and Fair in Potsdam
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

Still a newcomer among the design festivals, the Design Days Brandenburg now returns for the second time and definitely gives Berliners a reason to leave the city for an exciting weekend of workshops, exhibitions, lectures and discussions within the Berlin hinterland.

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New Video: Around The World

The Atlas for Today
Posted by Angie—11/2013

The world is an amazing place, filled with complexity and contradiction. Today, we swim in floods of data and ideas, numbers and phrases that appear on our screens and in our media.

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The Monocle Guide to Better Living

Scandinavia Tour: Copenhagen & Helsinki
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

If you are following the news about our world launch tour of The Monocle Guide to Better Living, you might have wondered if there were places where we still haven’t set our foot. Yes! This week, we look forward to meeting you in Scandinavia.

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Christoph Niemann Solo Exhibition

at Galerie Max Hetzler
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

Looking back onto its fourty years of exhibition making, Berlin's Galerie Max Hetzler invited graphic designer, author and illustrator Christoph Niemann to showcase a series of new silkcreen prints that comment on the gallery's history and artwork represented by it.

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The Monocle Guide to Better Living

in Johannesburg
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

We are happy to announce that Warm & Glad / RAD are going to celebrate the South African release of The Monocle Guide to Better Living.

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I am Dandy

Exhibition Nov. 18–22
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

The National Arts Club is going to host a week long exhibition showcasing portraits from I am Dandy. Photographer Rose Callahan and author Natty Adams will both be attending the opening reception and book signing on Monday, November 18 from 6–8 PM.

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Francesco Franchi at Communico

Introducing Designing News
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

This Saturday, Francesco Franchi introduces his new book Designing News to the audience at Lugano's graphic design conference Communico.

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Weekend of Graphics

Kupferstichkabinett Berlin
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

Graphic collections throughout Germany open their doors with a special program this weekend.

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Weil Design die Welt verändert...

Book Presentation at Sautter+Lackmann
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

Editors Friedrich von Borries and Jesko Fezer are going to present their new book in Hamburg and talk about design's ability to change the world.

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Vancouver Special

Vancouver, BC
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013

November Shop of the Month

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Our First Pop Up in Hong Kong!

Launch: Kapok, November 7, 18:30
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

Gestalten cordially invites you to the launch party of our first-ever pop-up in Hong Kong, on November 7!

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Visualizing Music

The Design of “For The Record”
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

In celebration of its 15th Anniversary, the Red Bull Music Academy—revered as one of the most progressive institutions in today’s musical landscape—has paired up a compelling selection of top artists, celebrated producers and industry insiders, curating conversations on some of the most relevant topics in music today.

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Red Bull Music Academy Weekender

Gestalten in Tokyo
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

On the occasion of its 15th Anniversary, the Red Bull Music Academy Weekender is set to take over the Japanese capital for a four-day festival. From November 1–4, phenomenal concerts, performances, seminars, and exhibitions hosted by RBMA will be taken place all over Tokyo.

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Jan Van Der Veken at the Antwerp Book Fair

Fabrica Grafica Book Signing
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

Running from October 31 to November 11, the Antwerp Book Fair serves as the annual meeting of Flemish and Dutch publishers, authors and of course illustrators. Meet graphic artist Jan Van Der Veken and get your copy of his newly released Fabrica Grafica book signed this Friday, November 1st at the Pinceel Stand 103.

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NENDO on Show

SEIBU Shibuya & Daikanyama T-site
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

On the occasion of the Tokyo Designers Week, Seibu Shibuya and Daikanyama T-site are showcasing collaborated items with the renowned Japanese design studio Nendo.

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The Age of Collage

A Group Exhibition of Contemporary Collage
Posted—10/2013

With The Age of Collage, Gestalten Space presents its first international group exhibition on contemporary collage since its opening show Cutters Edges in 2011.

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German Design Award 2014

Winning Books: Deutschland verstehen & Lingua Digitalis
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

We are very proud and delighted to announce that Deutschland verstehen and Lingua Digitalis have been awarded the German Design Award for the print media category.

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Mutabor Agency of the Year

Red Dot Gala and Designers' Night
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

This year, Hamburg based design agency Mutobar not only celebrates the company's 20th anniversary, tonight they are also receiving the Red Dot Award as the Agency of the Year 2013! On top of that, their third publication in the Lingua book series, Lingua Digitalis, is slated to take home the prestigious "Best of the Best" for Communication Design. Robert Klanten will be sharing a few words with audiences at the award ceremony tonight. 

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ADAC Automobile Book Award for Velo–2nd Gear!

Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

This year, the ADAC Automobile Book Award took a look beyond its usual subjects. 14 books on cars, racing, motor sports have been selected as this year's winners by the ADAC, Europe's largest automobile club. We are very proud to have received their special prize for our book Velo—2nd Gear on bicycle culture and style, as an outstanding survey of today's bicycle scene.

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Monocle Launch Tour Goes West

This Week: New York & Toronto
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

After a short break last week, the Monocle World Tour is ready to take off again.

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Designing News in Singapore

Lecture and Book Launch with Francesco Franchi
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

Singapore's BooksActually invites award-winning editorial and infographics designer Francesco Franchi to give a special lecture about his newly released book Designing News: Changing the World of Editorial Design and Information Graphics, published by Gestalten.

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Ellaspede Lifestyle

Gestalten Video Pick
Posted by Angie—10/2013

Gestalten.tv is pleased to recommend the video Ellaspede Lifestyle to everyone who has enjoyed our book The Ride: New Custom Motorcycles and Their Builders.

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They are Dandies

The Return of the Elegant Gentlemen
Posted by Angie—10/2013

In a world of uniformity and globalized styles, only some cultivated gentlemen retain their independence over the way they dress and live. Gestalten’s new book I am Dandy by photographer Rose Callahan and writer Nathaniel “Natty” Adams was recently launched at the bespoke gentleman's tailor Gieves & Hawkes, No. 1 Savile Row London. The book documents the well-kept lives of 57 protagonists of contemporary dandyism with a keen, yet empathic eye.

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C20: 1 Raum / 1 Magazin / 10 kreative Lebenswege

1993/2013
Posted—10/2013

On the occasion of Mutabor’s 20th birthday, the team has compiled a book about its genesis, telling the story about how the internationally recognized design agency Mutabor was born and where everything began—the room C20 at Muthesius Art School in Kiel. This is where the Mutabor magazine was first delivered and where 10 creative people met 20 years ago.

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Fully Booked Show in Helsinki

Don't Shoot the Messenger
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

Our exhibit Fully Booked: Ink on Paper is traveling to the Design Museum in Helsinki! As part of the exhibition Don’t Shoot the Messenger, we will showcase work by 29 designers, including David Pearson, Coralie Bickford-Smith, and Stefan Sagmeister, in up to 300 printed publications.

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The Frankfurt Book Fair

Come by and Say Hello!
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

The annual Frankfurt Book Fair opens tomorrow, and we look forward to greeting you at the Gestalten stand!

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Monocle World Tour Back to Europe

Zürich, Stuttgart, Paris
Posted by Gestalten—10/2013

Hey Europe, the Monocle World Tour is coming back this week!

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the BOOKSHOP at

London
Posted by Gestalten—09/2013

October Shop of the Month

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MOTI

Museum of the Image
Posted by Gestalten—09/2013

Breda's MOTI is an outstanding institution in the museum landscape. As the first museum for visual culture it possesses a unique collection of images that have shaped and will shape the visual world we live in. With three exhibitions opening this weekend, MOTI proves once again that they are brilliant observers of what images do to us.

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Better to Reign in Hell, Than Serve in Heaven

Jen Ray Exhibiting at Haus am Lützowplatz
Posted by Gestalten—09/2013

Jen Ray's first institutional solo exhibition can now be seen at Haus am Lützowplatz in Berlin. On show are her large-format colored drawings that transport viewers into a surreal universe where Amazonian women rule, militants move across dystopian landscapes, and magic spaces are occupied by rebels and provocateurs. 

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Monocle World Tour Continues

Geneva and Taiwan
Posted by Gestalten—09/2013

After Singapore, Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane last week, we and Monocle team continue on the world tour to celebrate the launch of The Monocle Guide to Better Living with all you globalists out there!

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The Ride in London

The BSMC Bike Shed Event II
Posted—09/2013

London's calling, and The Ride is responding!

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Pablo Picasso.

Women, Bulls, Old Masters
Posted by Angie—09/2013

Staged in Berlin’s Kupferstichkabinett, the new exhibition Women, Bulls, Old Masters is a must-see for anyone who think to know the Spanish master: Pablo Picasso. In this video, contemporary artist Jonas Burgert and curator Anita Beloubek-Hammer share their personal views on Picasso with us to celebrate this benchmark event: “There’s one time when every artist looks at Picasso again.”

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Infographic Thinking in Singapore

Two-Day Workshop with Francesco Franchi
Posted—09/2013

Gestalten is excited to travel to Asia this fall to bring our successful workshop series to Singapore. We’ve partnered up with the design thinktank Methodology to host a two-day “Infographic Thinking” workshop with award-winning designer Francesco Franchi.

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Monocle World Tour Update

Going Down Under: Singapore & Australia!
Posted by Gestalten—09/2013

The Monocle World Tour had successful stops in London, Amsterdam, Tokyo, and Hong Kong last week. Thank you again to everyone who attended the parties to celebrate the release of the book The Monocle Guide to Better Living. One highlight certainly was Tyler Brûlé’s book-signing session in Tokyo, click here to view photos.

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Monocle World Tour Begins

September: Europe & Asia
Posted by Gestalten—09/2013

The book launch tour of The Monocle Guide to Better Living just kicked off in Berlin last week! Many thanks to everyone who joined us for the premier launch party with Tyler Brûlé, Andrew Tuck, and the Monocle team at Gestalten Space last Thursday. If you missed the evening, click here to view photos of the event.

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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.

The Outsiders recommended by Outdoormind.

Pablo Picasso. Frauen, Stiere, Alte Meister featured in the April issue of WOMEN in Business.

Gestalten Pavilion on Les Mads.

Gestalten Pavilion on This is Jane Wayne.

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