AK/KRUSE Artist Management
Phone: +49 - (0)40 - 4232 6810
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With focus on personal service at the highest level AK/KRUSE curates synergies and enduring work relations.
Many leading fashion brands, companies and media partners have relied on the talent of AK/KRUSE to engage in sparking collaboration of gifted, authentic artists and ambitious clients.
Founder Ann-Kathrin Kruse is fusing her experience of 5 years as a photographers agent and 8 years of managing all aspects of an hair, make-up & styli… read more
Winnie PLACZKO produced and styled an ode to the independent in Munich Giesings pubs and arcades with photographer Markus Pritzi.27.11.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
Thomas KRAPPITZ finally reunited with editor Monika Kropfitsch on a production for the October issue of Italian MARIE CLAIRE. This time they created a Cyber Fantasy story with model Sibui Nazarenko. Hair: Ramona Eschbach Make-up: Hugo Villard27.11.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
Sabrina THEISSEN shot the ACHTLAND S/S 2014 collection in her studio in Berlin. The Spring / Summer collection from the label, which Thomas Bentz and Oliver Lühr founded in 2011 in Berlin, is titled ‘Prinzhorn’s Finches’ and is inspired by the Prinzhorn Collection and the so-called ‘Showbirds’, a photo series with portraits of small finches. The Prinzhorn Collection in Heidelberg is the world's largest surviving collection of fascinating sculptural works of …27.11.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
Lingerie label MEY started their new fashion season Autumn / Winter 2013 campaign with provocative slogans by Jung von Matt/Neckar. Raphael JUST snapped the images, while Ralf Büring c/o AKKRUSE built the set. This campaign for the lingerie and underwear manufacturer once again uses clear images and strong headlines to convey the brand values in a playful way. Roland Geiger, Head of Marketing for Mey Bodywear says: ‘the communication measures for the current Autumn / Winter season …27.11.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
German Italian photographer Serena BECKER, who commutes between Hamburg and London, captured a special story on the streets of Hamburg, featuring this season’s nail colours for TUSH. Applied to everyday objects. She worked with designer and stylist Xenia BOUS c/o AK/KRUSE, as well as enchanting model Lou.27.11.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
Nacho ALEGRE captured the timeless designs of furniture brand KETTAL in Sweden’s beautiful nature. KETTAL’s goal is creating timeless, functional and expressive garden furniture reflecting by contemporary European design culture. Since the company's beginnings in 1964, the KETTAL brand is internationally oriented and focuses on design and innovation.27.11.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
Stephan ABRY photographed the new luxury armatures in DORNBRACHT’s ‘Personal Needs’ range for Meiré Meiré under the creative direction of Kerstin Anna Berger. Ralf BÜRING c/o AK/KRUSE built the elaborate sets, Winnie PLACZKO c/o AK/KRUSE styled model Kathrin Thormann. In addition Stephan filmed a triptych, a sensual film that charmingly depicts the interplay of water, people and Dornbracht technology. Stephan photographed a tumblers editorial for FEINSCHM …24.09.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
Stephan ABRY photographed the new CARTIER ‘Nouvelle Vague’ collection, which is dedicated to the city of love and Parisian women, in Paris (quelle surprise!). Isabel Thiry was in charge of styling. Stephan shot MONTBLANC Jewellery in his Hamburg studio. Alexis ZURFLÜH carried out the creative / art direction for SZ magazine’s new biannual supplementary publication ‘Stil Leben’. He commissioned an exciting group of creatives for the first issue. Gillian W …05.08.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article