Photography Playground

Interactive Exhibition
Posted by Gestalten—04/2013

For the time of four weeks, Berlin Mitte's Opernwerkstätten will be transformed into a playground for photography.

Initiated by Olympus on the occasion of launching a new camera model, the exhibition invites visitors to try out the product while interacting with the showcased artworks. Gestalten featured artists Numen and Zimoun belong to the group of 12 international participating artists, creating an adventurous setting for the photographic exploration.

NET Berlin, the interwoven structures installed by Numen, enable visitors to explore space from a floating level, and between chaos and order, Zimoun's exhibition is a complex architectural structure made of industrial products like DC motors, cork balls, and cardboard boxes. Other installations also use light or sound to shape the playgorund's landscape.

This exceptional show can be visited daily from 11 AM – 7 PM. The entrance is free.

Explore a sample of Numen's work in Desire and get an impression of Zimoun in A Touch of Code.

 

Desire

The Shape of Things to Come
Posted by Gestalten—04/2014
An international survey of the world's most exciting and influential furniture designers today.
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A Touch of Code

Posted by Gestalten—11/2014
Innovative designers are creating compelling atmospheres and interactive experiences by merging hardware and software with architecture and design.
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Numen / For Use

True Grids
Posted by Gestalten—02/2012

Under their group moniker Numen, Industrial designers Sven Jonke, Christoph Katzler and Nikola Radeljković focus on experimental architecture and spatial installations, meanwhile concentrating on designing objects as their second alias For Use.

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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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