News // 4 News of Christaan Felber
Christaan FELBER c/o GIANT ARTISTS continued his ongoing personal project documenting the gentrification of Los Angeles neighborhood Boyle Heights, via the mariachi musicians who gather in the neighborhood plazas.
About - Mariachi is a musical expression that dates back to at least 18th century in western Mexico. It is a tradition that can be defined by eight socio-musical elements: mariachi instrumentation and texture, musical genres and subgenres, performance methods and styles, singing styles and forms, dance styles, performative space, performance clothing, and …
23.08.2017 // show complete article
Christaan FELBER c/o GIANT ARTISTS photographed in Mario Carbone’s happening new York restaurant hotspot THE GRILL for the 'Tables for Two Section' in NEW YORKER and documented New York’s toughest workout in Tone House for BLOOMBERG PURSUITS.
31.07.2017 // show complete article
Christaan FELBER portrayed Co-Founders Dave Gilboa and Neil Blumenthal from Warby Parker for INC. magazine. And for NEW YORKER, he shot the cast of 'Angels in America'. Plus, he photographed French Director Katell Quillévéré for FLAUNT magazine.
18.06.2017 // show complete article
"Christaan Felber‘s latest personal project documents the Boyle Heights area of Los Angeles, a predominantly Mexican-American neighborhood whose culture is being rapidly threatened by the gentrification process. This portrait was taken of one of the many mariachi musicians gathered in Mariachi Plaza, in hopes of getting hired to play..."
16.05.2017 // show complete article