FriendsWithYou Bootleg Show

Posted by Gestalten—09/2006

Hail to FriendsWithYou! The friendliest artist duo of the world from Miami, USA, will be having their first ever solo in Germany and bring universal love and happiness. With their self-created worlds full of cuddly creatures, interactive installations, animations and paintings, Sam Borkson and Arturo Sandoval spread bizarre truths and myths to the world, enchanting grown ups and children alike.

The show will be the first ever, official and authorized, FriendsWithYou-Bootleg Show. For the show opening on September 23, well-known local and international artists will help build an interactive FriendsWithYou-Playground in the Gallery and contribute with FriendsWithYou-inspired artwork for a huge and playful tribute to the artist duo.

Supporting and featured artists include:
Boris Hoppek
Moki
Kingdrips (Spanish Fly, 730express, Clothesline, 44Flavours, Breitengrad 53,5)
Neasden Control Centre
Alex Diamond
Kuku Sina Portnova
Nina Braun
56k
Via Grafik
Eliza (Freaklüb)

Dates: September 23 – October 20, 2006
Opening: September 23, 8PM

Heliumcowboy Artspace
Sternstrasse 4
20357 Hamburg

dgv is releasing their first monograph FriendsWithYou Have Powers! in October and they’ll be on tour in Europe in October for more book signings and launch events which we’ll continue to announce in our news.

Two-Day Workshop with Joost Grootens

Creative Mapping and Editorial Design with Head of the Master Information Design at Design Academy Eindhoven
Posted—08/2014

Great Kitchens from Gestalten Books

We have selected some of our favorite kitchen designs from our architecture books of the past year.
Posted by Gestalten—08/2014

The Four Dimensions of Sustainable Development

Sustainable architecture has to think further than just ecological issues, the architect Hans Drexler argues.
Posted by Gestalten—08/2014

"We see traveling as a family as a great benefit, not a challenge"

An interview with Adam and Emily Harteau of Our Open Road, who embarked on a road trip when their child was born—and have been going ever since.
Posted by Gestalten—08/2014

Our House in the City recommended on Archipendium.

The Monocle Guide to Good Business on Boyscout.

Quanten featured on Creative Review.

Hide and Seek recommended by CNN Style.

Gestalten Space featured on Oogst.

The Age of Collage on Another Something.

Visual Families featured on AnOther. "A vibrant compilation of graphic design and illustration, the book explores the way we process the world and our daily encounters, lending a visual language to our conceptual interpretation."

Join Our Designer Database

We welcome portfolio and proposal submissions for Gestalten's potential publications and collaborations.

→ How to submit.