Beyonderground

Graphic Design Festival in Hasselt
Posted by Gestalten—04/2013

Another instalment of Beyonderground is taking place this month and the program is jam-packed. Between now and May 5th, Beyonderground is transforming the Belgian town of Hasselt into a “graphic city.” The festival will turn to the streets and offer visitors countless opportunities to enjoy street art, browse concept shops and independent galleries, and experience plenty of pop-up shows by graphic artists.

The climax of the festival is the Beyonderground conference on April 26th and 27th at Kunstencentrum België. An incredible roster of artists and designers will be featured in numerous talks, performances, workshops, documentaries, exhibits, live painting sessions, and DJ sets. Among them are Pablo Abad (Pretty Ugly), Ugo Gattoni (Velo—2nd Gear), Playtype (Northern Delights, Type Navigator), Bureau Bruneau (Los Logos 6), Mario Hugo (Precursor), Hort’s Eike König (Introducing Culture Identities, Los Logos Compass), Hansje van Halem (NeoGeo), Kokoro & Moi (Los Logos 4), Hattie Newman (Papercraft 2, Arcadia), Job Wouters (Letman, Hand to Type), Serial Cut (Playful Type 2, Visual Storytelling), and many more!

Pretty Ugly

Visual Rebellion in Design
Posted by Gestalten—04/2014
Aesthetic rampages by the trailblazers of tomorrow’s design.
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Velo—2nd Gear

Bicycle Culture and Style
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013
I bike, therefore I am.
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Northern Delights

Scandinavian Homes, Interiors and Design
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013
Reveals why everyone feels at home in a Scandinavian interior.
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Type Navigator

The Independent Foundries Handbook
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013
An essential reference of independent foundries and innovative type designers.
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Los Logos 6

Posted by Gestalten—04/2014
Los Logos 6 is THE authoritative reference on contemporary logo design.
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Precursor

The Creativity Watchlist
Posted by Gestalten—04/2014
A new breed of creatives is enriching the classic categories of design.
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Introducing: Culture Identities

Design for Museums, Theaters and Cultural Institutions
Posted by Gestalten—05/2013
An inside look by designers and clients at graphic design’s main playground and proving ground—working for cultural institutions.
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Los Logos 5

Compass
Posted by Gestalten—06/2014
The authoritative reference on contemporary logo design with a new look and editorial approach.
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NeoGeo

A New Edge to Abstraction
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
The first book to document the new flirtation with geometrical forms and solid colours in today’s design.
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Los Logos 4

Posted by Gestalten—11/2013
An up-to-the-minute survey on contemporary logo design featuring over 5,000 cutting-edge examples.
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Papercraft 2

Design and Art with Paper
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
Outstanding creative work with paper.
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Arcadia

Cross-Country Style, Architecture and Design
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
Contemporary architecture and interiors that exist in harmony with their natural surroundings.
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Letman

The Artwork and Lettering of Job Wouters
Posted by Gestalten—10/2012
Letman’s typographic compositions are blazing new trails at the nexus of illustration and lettering.
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Hand to Type

Scripts, Hand-Lettering and Calligraphy
Posted by Gestalten—04/2014
The beauty and art of creating handwritten letter forms.
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Playful Type 2

Ephemeral Lettering and Illustrative Fonts
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
A visual feast of experimental typography and illustrative lettering.
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Visual Storytelling

Inspiring a New Visual Language
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013
Visualizing information in the most elegant, entertaining, and informative ways.
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Well Well Well Tote Bag by Letman

Posted by Gestalten—06/2014
Toting with ‘character’.
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Juan Velasco Talks Infographics

"There is no room for fiction in information graphics." An interview about why we need data vizualisation, what it takes to create great infographics, and what it's like to work at National Geographic.
Posted by Gestalten—07/2014

Join the 2014 EyeEm Festival and Awards

Gestalten has teamed up with the 2014 EyeEm Festival and Award, the world’s biggest mobile photography award and festival.
Posted by Gestalten—07/2014

The Power of Infographics

Two Days of Data Visualization and Storytelling with Juan Velasco from National Geographic
Posted—07/2014

A Crafty Outline Stencil Sans

Designed by Martin Aleith, the new Gestalten font QUANTEN combines geometric design with calligraphic elegance. In a new interview with Aleith, we leave aside the standard questions and talk in depth about the actual design process of his new font.
Posted by Gestalten—07/2014
Celebrating New Outdoor Creativity
Posted—05/2014

The Chamber of Curiosity on Yatzer. "A book of pioneering interior design that focuses on telling the story behind the interiors themselves (...)."

Oasis on GEO.de. "Der Bildband "Oasis" zeigt die schönsten Rückzugsorte dieser Welt (...). Allein das Blättern sorgt für eine kurze Alltagsflucht."

Berlin Wonderland on Intellectures.

Berlin Wonderland on Deutsche Welle.

The Outsiders featured in the July issue of Au Arkkitehtiuutiset.

Gestalten Pavilion recommended in tip Berlin's summer special.

Berlin Wonderland on a double-page spread in the July/August issue of Groove.

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