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Events • The International Furniture Fair in Milan. Plus THE FUTURE PERFECT tips as a picture book for you here on GoSee

14.04.2015 • The International Furniture Fair opens its doors this week in Milan. For the occasion, THE FUTURE PERFECT from Brooklyn, NYC presents you a picture show with several of their design tips plus a list of food tip links here on GoSee. The Salone Internazionale del Mobile is one of the leading worldwide trade fairs for the home furnishing sector. It's not only an industry hub but also an elaborately presented state-of-the-art demonstration of the status quo in the areas of accessories, design, interior design, and furniture...

The salon took place for the first time in 1961 with the underlying idea to promote Italian design and furniture. It was undoubtedly a success story – today, design made in Italia is known worldwide – likewise, the salon can proudly say that half of its visitors in 2014 were from abroad. The Salon's statement: "After the success of the 2014 edition – attended by 311,781 trade operators – 205,464 of whom came from foreign countries; over 39,000 visitors were from the general public and 6,276 communication operators – the Salone Internazionale del Mobile is...

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Events • GoSee Event Tip : Wash & Observe, the Dixicuzzi is the world's craziest hot tub. Welcome to Daniel Chluba's Dixiland!

13.04.2015 • In Berlin, art can easily be found on the toilet. A recent highlight of the Berlin club and gallery scene being the conversion of regular portaloos into the mobile party and wellness sensation, the Dixicuzzi. Here, artist Daniel Chluba fuses two green construction site toilets with 2000 litres of steaming hot water and a bucketload of fizz, foam and bubbles delivering them to swarms of night art collectors and enthusiasts.

Chluba invites you to paddle along to his exclusive homemade bath performance where he'll be donning his favorite red swimsuit (the artist wears only red clothes since the age of 14) in a nightclub near you. With decent continuous flow water heaters and a plentiful supply of fur hats, the spa is also available for use in winter. When the Dixicuzzi is not in use the toilet is transformed into the mobile gallery Dixiland. The interior is refitted to house a gallery space. The mobile exhibition alternative has been touring the capital since 2011 and can also be visited in the rest of Germany.

About - Daniel Chluba. Born in 1985 in Berlin, 2005-2011 Art...

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Events • The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has announced that Bob Greenberg, Founder, Chairman and CEO, R/GA, will be honoured with the Lion of St. Mark at the 2015 Festival

08.04.2015 • “The Lion of St. Mark is an award that recognises an outstanding individual, a person whose devotion and vision has helped shape the way forward for the industry,” says Terry Savage, Chairman, Lions Festivals. Under Bob Greenberg's leadership, R/GA has taken home close to 60 Lions and become one of the most successful integrated marketing services companies, creating everything from new products and digital services to social, mobile, and broadcast campaigns.

“This is a man that reinvents his agency business model every nine years to ensure that they are in line with technology shifts. He’s created ground-breaking visual effects and is behind the Titanium Grand Prix winning Nike+ Fuelband campaigns. It’s an honour to be able to celebrate Bob’s talent and unstoppable drive,” continued Savage. Speaking about his award, Bob Greenberg added, “Throughout my career, and every incarnation of R/GA, I have always strived to ensure that creativity remained at the heart of everything we did. I am honoured that the Cannes Lions Festival feels that my efforts are worthy of this prestigious...

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fashion exhibition • GoSee Tip : The SCAD Museum of Art presents 'Oscar de la Renta: His Legendary World of Style' – the first posthumous exhibition presented by XXL fashion guru André Leon Talley

07.04.2015 • He was one of the most influential fashion designers of the 20th century. Óscar Aristides Ortiz Renta Fiallo, known as Oscar de la Renta. After his death last fall, the fashion guru and former Editor-at-Very-Large of the US Vogue, André Leon Talley, honored the late designer with an exhibition in the SCAD Museum of Art. In this exhibition, he sheds light on the close relationship he had with his customers, close friends and his family. "Oscar de la Renta designed clothes for women who wanted to look and feel beautiful, at their most elegant best," said André Leon Talley. Exclusive gowns are shown at the exhibition, directly out of the wardrobes of his muses: Mercedes T. Bass, Diana Taylor, his wife Annette de la Renta or of his stepdaughter Eliza Bolen, as well as dresses worn on the red carpet by stars such as Nicole Kidman, Beyoncé or Sarah Jessica Parker. 'Oscar de la Renta: His Legendary World of Style' is both a unique insight and brilliant inspiration.

The exhibit comprises about 50 dresses, including bridal gowns and evening robes in all colors, fabrics, and shapes....

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Events • Bizarre Life – The Art of Elmer Batters and Eric Stanton. Taschen Gallery Los Angeles Celebrates Fetish Art in 'Bizarre Life' Show

07.04.2015 • Another highlight in Los Angeles' growing art scene was the opening of a great photography show in the newly opened TASCHEN Gallery. Taschen is a publisher well known to fans of erotic art. 'Bizarre Life – The Art of Elmer Batters and Eric Stanton' is an exhibit that, as a Taschen press release states, “traces the artistic struggle of two pioneers of fetish art from the gritty post-war streets of Times Square to their position today as cultural icons.”

“If not for the moral chaos of World War II, Eric Stanton and Elmer Batters might have sublimated their indecent obsessions and spent lives illustrating catalogs, or photographing weddings,” the release states. “But after the clarifying effect of near death, each embraced his difference, and returned home to hack a heroic creative path through contemptuous and villainous publishers, multiple arrests, loss of family, and occasionally, freedom, to be who he had to be.”

An inspiration for artists such as Richard Lindner, Allen Jones and Helmut Newton, Eric Stanton created panel stories and pulp fiction covers of voluptuous,...

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film • We love Berlin fashion Film Festival - GoSee interview and sneak preview of the festival on 5 June 2015 and deadline extension! Submissions until 3 April 2015 - meet GoSee at the event

30.03.2015 • Berlin fashion Film Festival - kurz BfFF – is now entering the fourth round. The deadline for submissions was extended until April 4th and GoSee presents you the jury, comprised of top creatives from fashion, advertising, and creation who are looking forward to connecting with the stars of tomorrow. Submissions are welcome from filmmakers, labels, brands, designers, production companies, and advertising agencies.

“We are always on the lookout for those awesome creatives who are shaping and moving the visual industries. These are the people who’ll be able to bring a positive change to the impressive talent we’ll once again be presenting this year,” says Frank Funke, co-founder and Program Director of the Berlin fashion Film Festival. GoSee wanted to know more and asked – here for you on GoSee QUEST with Niccolò Montanari and his business partner Frank Funke.

How are preparations coming along? Our submissions extension is running until the 3rd of April; then we will start with the tickets and the program. The BfFF 2015 takes place on the 5th of June in Astra Kulturhaus.

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Events • Regielounge goes Hamburg. The 49th edition of the industry event for friends of the advertising film took place for the first time in the Elb metropolis. We present you the MINI Collection Screen Dancer on GoSee

30.03.2015 • Regielounge goes Hamburg. The 49 edition of the industry event for advertising film friends took place for the first time in the Elb metropolis. Around 1,000 guests came together, who were invited by Steffen Gentis, Chief Production Officer of the BBDO Group Germany, at the event location "Hühnerposten". The hosts of the evening were, next to Gentis, also the initiator of the Regielounge Michael Ohanian this time around, plus the Chief Creative Officer of Interone, and Christian Jung, Chief Creative Technologist of Proximity Germany.

"Next to Düsseldorf and Berlin, Hamburg is one of the most important German advertising film locations. So it was only logical for us to set up shop here too“, so Steffen Gentis. The special character of the event is emphasized by Christian Jung: "At the Regielounge, mostly technologically and digitally oriented creatives get together with top directors on a unique platform." And Michael Ohanian adds: "The Regielounge in Hamburg is not only a top event, it is also an important impetus for the active creative scene of the city. "

The advertising...

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awards 2015 • DWP 2015 aka GERMAN ADVERTISING FILM AWARD in Berlin. the Deezer spot "Nutjob" is the best advertising film 2015, other winners and pictures of the evening on GoSee

30.03.2015 • More than 500 guests from film and TV productions, agencies and media were there when the desired Hatto trophies were awarded. The big winner of the evening: "Nutjob" by the production company Bigfish and the agency Dojo for the music streaming service Deezer, which was elected "Advertising Film of the Year" leaving 456 other contenders behind.

Jury President Niels Alzen: "The winner inspired us all because he proved that success is possible without market research results or being tested 1.000 times and made squeaky clean. You don't have to dance to the same tune as everyone else, it's okay to follow your own melody."

Winners in several categories were the spots "Speed Wheels" by Marc Schölermann & loved for Audi (Best Camera, Best Editing and Best Composition/ Best Sound Design) and "Gothic Girl" by Trigger Happy (production) and Heimat (agency) for the customer Hornbach (Best Director and Best Script).

For the first time, the sponsorship award of the German Advertising Film Academy (DWA) was awarded during the ceremonies for the best film idea not yet filmed. Erik...

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awards • The trojan mailing - AME Awards® World’s Best Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness℠ announces the 2015 Award winners; Jung von Matt AG wins AME Grand Award & Regional Platinum Award/Europe

28.03.2015 • The international AME Awards® for the World’s Best Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness℠ competition announced the winners on 18 March. The 2015 international AME Grand Jury, comprised of interactive and multidisciplinary marketers, planners, and creatives, awarded a total of 25 Gold AME Awards, 25 Silver, 26 Bronze, and 20 Finalist Certificates to entries submitted from 18 countries on 5 continents. Jung von Matt AG Germany was a triple threat in the winner’s circle this year, earning the top-honor AME Grand Award and the AME Regional Platinum Award/Europe, along with an AME Gold Award for their campaign “Trojan Mailing” for their client DHL. We have the making-of film for the successful campaign for you here on GoSee.

The press release of the AME Awards reveals: “Trojan Mailing” utilized guerilla tactics to prank their competition into delivering with DHL branding. The oversized chilled thermo-sensitive boxes appeared black upon pickup and warmed up during the delivery process to reveal the slogan “DHL is Faster.” The results: 4 million video views in the first days,...

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Events • The NX Scene Munich, Joachim Baldauf, Real Time. The fashion photographer presents 17 portraits of Munich personalities at Hegemann Gallery

26.03.2015 • For his exhibition, Joachim Baldauf has set his photographic scope on the people who shape the Munich scene between urban style and local flavor with their lifestyle and love of fashion – among others, with actress, burlesque queen and GoSee friend Sandra Steffl. "The photos show cultural change-makers or people known for their sensational designs", Joachim says at the vernissage. Many of the portrayed personalities attended the vernissage at Hegemann Gallery, where they were able to see their portraits for the first time. He shot the 17 portraits with a Samsung NX1. "Real time" stands for the coexistence of tradition and modernism, which I was able to capture with the special camera."

With the new exhibition, Samsung continues what was started at the successful kickoff of "The NX Scene", where Jim Rakete photographed Hamburg’s music scene. Visitors can see the 17 portraits daily from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm at Hegemann Gallery in Hackenstraße 5, Munich. Visitors can find out more about the character of the city and the creation of the second "The NX Scene" exhibition in the...

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