Hermann Josef Hack

Wins International Sticker Award 2012
Posted by Gestalten—11/2012

On November 17th the winners of the International Sticker Award 2012 were announced. The first prize was awarded to Hermann Josef Hack for his ongoing project “Brote Armee Fraktion”, for which the artist intervenes public space by sticking and installing bread in squares and on buildings, such as the Cologne Cathedral. An interview with the artist in response to the recent award can be read here.

More of Hack’s work can be seen in Cause and Effect, Art & Agenda and Urban Interventions.

Cause and Effect

Visualizing Sustainability
Posted by Gestalten—01/2013
This book reveals the new visual language of sustainability.
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Art & Agenda

Posted by Gestalten—11/2014
Explores the current interrelationship between politics, art, and activism.
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Urban Interventions

Personal Projects in Public Spaces
Posted by Gestalten—11/2013
The first book to document the next quantum leap in artistic work now hitting public spaces.
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“You Have To Be an All-Rounder to Start on Your Own.”

Naomi Bijlfeld on the geometry of the OFORM jewelry collection and what it takes to make it as an independent designer.
Posted by Gestalten—11/2014

Joost Grootens

On Creative Mapping and Editorial Design
Posted by Gestalten—11/2014

The Neck Pouch Gets a Makeover

An Interview with Early’s Designer Valerie Sietzy
Posted by Gestalten—11/2014

Introducing Original Man

An Interview with Patrick Grant
Posted by Gestalten—11/2014

Recent Book Releases

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Original Man on GQ Magazine.

Alphabetics recommended on Publishers Weekly. "A modish alphabet book that delights in sophisticated, alliterative language...a vocabulary lesson for budding logophiles."

The Craft and the Makers recommended as the tip of the day on schöner- wohnen.de on October 6.

Visual Families featured in the November issue of PAGE. "Dieses ebenso unterhaltsame wie amüsante Wimmelbuch trägt ... Serien zusammen, ob Variationen aufs Thema Bartfrisuren, 80er-Jahre-Mixtapes (oder) die berühmtesten Sonnenbrillen aus Filmen wie Lolita oder The Big Lebowski."

The Outsiders recommended in ramp style's October issue. "Draußen ist das neue 'in'".

The Outsiders, Out of the Blue and The Chamber of Curiosity in étapes issue #221.

Wunderkammern in the fall issue of Diva Wohnen. "Wohn-sinn."

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