The Studio Visit: Stilrad Style

The Studio Visit: Stilrad

November 12, 2015

The following lyrics of the song Cheek to Cheek, written by Irving Berlin for Fred Astaire, bring it to the point of modern urban commuters when visiting Stilrad‘s sleek showroom and studio: Heaven, I’m in heaven And my heart beats so that I can hardly speak And I seem to

Why Shopify Rocks All Stars

Why Shopify Rocks

November 9, 2015

All of the things in e-commerce and running a shop that can cause massive headaches are taken care of for you. Shopify equates to a huge savings of time and money. Their customer service is top-notch. You will be able to get a customer service representative on the phone within

Photo Book: Ukraine Series By Johanna Diehl All Stars

Photo Book: Ukraine Series By Johanna Diehl

November 6, 2015

For her photo book Ukraine Series (Sieveking Verlag, ISBN 978-3-944874-35-7, $70) German artist Johanna Diehl traveled around present-day Ukraine in 2013 and visited former synagogues that had fallen into disrepair or been converted to other uses. Many of them had been destroyed during the German occupation, while others had been

Photo Book: Athens Diary By Peter Bialobrzeski Photography

Photo Book: Athens Diary By Peter Bialobrzeski

November 5, 2015

Athens Diary is the follow­up to 2014’s Cairo Diary and the second in Peter Bialobrzeski’s City Diaries Series with The Velvet Cell. In Athens Diary Bialobrzeski travels to the scene of the biggest European crisis in decades to document the urban consequences of the emergency. His photos capture the dichotomy

Virtual Reality Of Paintings Wildcard

Virtual Reality Of Paintings

November 2, 2015

Magda Wegrzyn is a visual artist, doctoral researcher and independent curator born in 1986 in Poland. In her works she deals with connections between visual perception, technology, and communication. Her works transport the bespoken fiction and reality perfectly. And from the context of digital technology she calls upon a tangible

Photo Book: Facing Change – Documenting America Photography

Photo Book: Facing Change – Documenting America

October 28, 2015

The photo book Facing Change – Documenting America (Prestel, ISBN: 978-3-7913-4836-0, $60) of the collective is now published in cooperation with the Library of Congress and Leah Bendavid-Val. Independent and unfiltered, these photographers are witnesses to our times, focusing on a wide spectrum of often neglected and underreported stories, to

Street Photography: Dog Story By Neenad Arul Photography

Street Photography: Dog Story By Neenad Arul

October 26, 2015

Taking pictures of strangers can sometimes be intimidating. Indeed it takes some guts to grab a camera, head out in the streets, and start snapping away at complete strangers. And for the bashful person like me it was very difficult besides that there were times when I was not inspired

Photo Book: Pietro Benzi’s Museo Shangri-La All Stars

Photo Book: Pietro Benzi’s Museo Shangri-La

October 23, 2015

Pietro Benzi (1930-2014) is an political activist and environmentalist, endeavouring to protect our waters, air and earth. And that is the reason why he is hoarding and rescueing this objects in innumerable quantities. He collects them off to his MUSEO SHANGRI-LA. Which now has been documented by Cosima and Claus

Photo Book: Like A Pearl In My Hand By Carina Hesper All Stars

Photo Book: Like A Pearl In My Hand By Carina Hesper

October 22, 2015

After several high praised exhibitions, Hesper now wants to present the extraordinary photographs in a book. She has chosen to let the number of published books depend on demand. “This seems like a healthy method to create art,” Carina Hesper explains. That is why the majority of the budget will

Product Design Inspired By Skateboarding All Stars

Product Design Inspired By Skateboarding

October 19, 2015

The three-legged stool “Mister Wilson” is made from old skateboard decks. Florian Bürkle rides his skateboard for over 25 years now and in his basement piled the old boards. “You have to do something meaningful out of it,” he thought. That was the initial kickstart and the design process began.