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Shop • IdN Extra 11 : Cercle #03 – Insects. An undeniable design plea for the (un)beloved bugs

29.07.2015 • IdN Extra's 11th issue titled 'Cercle #03 - Insects' has dedicated an entire magazine to the little creatures and shows how they can be both art material and a solution for the future. We have a first impression for you on GoSee.

"Appealing or revolting, insects undeniably remain the masters of the world, whatever people think. 80% of living beings are insects. Considered by some as parasites, pests or dirty, they are useful, organized and abound in colors and shapes. Small kings of contradiction, they could not pass by unnoticed. In this issue, insects were tasted, smelled, observed and even touched! A selection of viewpoints and practices that sway, crawl or fly over the upcoming pages. Lovingly collected, carefully observed or furiously exhibited for some, insects reveal themselves as temporal markers, work base, art material and solution for the future for others. Insects wreak havoc." ...

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Shop • THOMAS VON SALOMON wins the the 'Berliner Type' Gold Award for the photo book project 'UpDown', which was supported by Opel Classic

22.07.2015 • GoSee member THOMAS VON SALOMON and Raum III, Florian Stürmer received the the 'Berliner Type' Gold Award in July for the self-promotion project titled 'UpDown', which was published in a limited edition of only 100 issues. How were the pictures created? "We hung the race cars up by their axles and hoisted them about 6 to 8 meters using a crane. Then I positioned myself in the center beneath them, set up the lighting and got started. I had assumed that all cars look more or less the same underneath, and I was totally surprised that exactly the opposite is true. This is one of the reasons why I find personal projects like this one so interesting," says the photographer in his interview with OPEL.

Uwe Mertin, Manager Opel Classic, about the project: " We wanted to try something new for a photo spread and photograph the vehicles from above. When Thomas von Salomon told us about his idea to also show the opposite view from the bottom, I first thought it was a joke, but he was serious. Now I am thrilled about the result. Hardly anyone has seen our race cars from this exceptional...

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Shop • JENS KOCH photographs the 'Boy7' protagonists Emilia Schüle and David Kross

21.07.2015 • On 20 August, 2015, the action adventure 'Boy7' starts in the German movie theaters. The film, which is based on the bestseller by Mirjam Mous, is about 2 protagonists, who try to decipher their dark past after suffering amnesia. JENS KOCH photographed the leading actress Emilia Schüle and David Kross (Krabat, Der Vorleser, Die Vermessung der Welt,…) as a part of the film promotion. We present the appealing result for you on GoSee.