Carsten Nicolai

Solo Show in London
Posted by Gestalten—02/2013

London-based gallery Ibid Projects is hosting a solo exhibition by the German multi-media artist. The private view is tonight, February 27th, 6:30-8:30 PM. The exhibit is titled “Observatory” and continues until April 19th, 2013.

Nicolai’s soon-to-be released next book syn chron documents the artist and musician’s eponymous project, a mobile space that simultaneously serves as a body for transmitting acoustics, a resonant room, and projection surface. Published by Gestalten, the publication exists in both analog form as a book and in digital form on an included DVD. More of Nicolai’s work is featured in cyclo. id, Grid Index, and Moiré Index.

Image credit: Carsten Nicolai, wolken w3, 2013,  pigment-print on handmade paper, 38 x 55.4 cm 

syn chron

by Carsten Nicolai
Posted by Gestalten—07/2013
Carsten Nicolai brings art, architecture, and music together in one inventive project.
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Grid Index

Posted by Gestalten—01/2014
A visual lexicon of two-dimensional grids and patterns indexed systematically - included CD with vector data.
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Moiré Index

Posted by Gestalten—08/2013
The beauty of interferences presented as a book and on an included CD.
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cyclo. id

Posted by Gestalten—09/2014
The visualization of sound presented in book form and accompanied by a CD-ROM by Ryoji Ikeda and Carsten Nicolai.
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Carsten Nicolai

Meyer construction of a quasicrystal: Spiky decagon tiling 2
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
Limited edition of 30 - offset prints signed and numbered by the artist.
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Carsten Nicolai and Ryoji Ikeda

cyclo. baseliner 128 sec, 2011
Posted by Gestalten—07/2012
Limited edition of 30 - Fine Art print signed and numbered by the artists.
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Carsten Nicolai

A little grid more
Posted by Gestalten—05/2009

Carsten Nicolai is one of the most renowned artists working at the intersection of art and science and infamous for his minimalist approach.

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Francesco Franchi: Infographic Thinking

Two-day Workshop at Singapore Management University
Posted—09/2014

“I always wanted to create surfaces that are desirable to touch.”

An interview with designer Elisa Strozyk about her unique creation: wooden textiles.
Posted by Gestalten—09/2014

Lunica by Thomas Hirter

A New Font from Subtitle to Headliner
Posted by Gestalten—09/2014

Craft Beer Portraits n°2: Heidenpeters

In our second excerpt from Barley & Hops: The Craft Beer Book, we meet an artist-turned-brewer from Berlin.
Posted by Gestalten—09/2014

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Kleine Gestalten and Elsa und die Nacht in the September/October issue of Luna.

The Outsiders in the fall issue of InStyle Men.

Out of the Blu in the August issue of Identity Magazin.

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Printing Things featured on 90+10.

Hide and Seek recommended on Cool Hunting.

Hide and Seek on Zeit Magazin.

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