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Symposium by It's Nice That
Posted by Gestalten—06/2013

On Friday, June 21, a vast array of the best practitioners and creative talents from the UK and abroad come together for a one-day festival of creativity.

Among the speakers are Berlin-based artist Sarah Illenberger and world famous ad man Erik Kessels from the dutch agency KesselsKramer. Both already gave inspiring workshops at Gestalten Space. At Here, they will both share their inspirations and talk about their creative working process.

Sarah’s talk will explore the development of ideas from everyday observations to fully-fledged design realizations. She’ll also touch on the mistakes that have formed successful self-initiated projects and how intuition and courage have helped carve out her career. Erik will share his working methods and tips for letting your hobbies and passions influence your work. He’ll also talk about the importance of ideas, how it can be good to make mistakes and the beauty of storytelling.

Sarah Illenberger

Posted by Gestalten—07/2012
Vivid, often humorous images that make stories come to life.
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Workshop: Sarah Illenberger

Explore Visual Storytelling
Posted by Gestalten—09/2013
October 10 - 11, 2011
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Good Weather

Exhibition Poster
Posted by Gestalten—07/2012
A Solo Exhibition by Sarah Illenberger
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Forced Errors—Dare to Make Mistakes

Two-day Workshop with Erik Kessels: March 18–19
Posted by Gestalten—08/2013
Limited to 20 participants<br /><strong>Participation Fee: </strong>&euro;599.00<br/>
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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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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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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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Papercraft 2

Design and Art with Paper
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
Outstanding creative work with paper.
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Data Flow 2

Visualizing Information in Graphic Design
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012
Information graphics at their best.
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Sarah Illenberger

She Speaks in Images
Posted by Gestalten—08/2011

The Berlin-based artist Sarah Illenberger has developed a very unique and strong visual language, conveying even the most abstract and complex content into vivid, humorous, and concise visual forms without ever forcing a meaning on them.

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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."

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