Erectile - the new Bastard Project
Pictopia, Berlin, 19-21 march
CHARACTER SHOOTING GALLERY
Der Character Rummelplatz ist eröffnet. Das Bastard-Project läd zur shooting gallery. Eine
kleine Horde jungfräulich weißer Charakters wartet sehnsüchtig auf ihre Initiation. Spürt die
Energie des surreal farbenfrohen Rituals und werdet Teil der Paintball Finissage
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Typo-images of the Exposition
As usual: once the party is over you feel so tired. But happy, because it was nice to see all those people. Here a fiew images showing the typo-work of this event. More images to follow soon.
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Bastard photographer Christian is proud of his new phone, making pictures from everything and everywhere. Catch a glimpse of the preparation for our exposition and party...See you in two days!
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EXPOSITION + PARTY
24 / 26 / 27 Januar, Fleischmarkthalle Karlsruhe
THE BASTARD EXHIBITION AND PARTY
DO 24. Jan 2008, 18:00
VIP OPENING EVENT: only for special guests
SA 26. Jan 2008, 21:00 PARTY
Âme / feat. F. Wiedemann (Innervision Records)
Shahrokh (Compost Records / Blacklabel)
Djuma soundsystem (Get Physical Music / Berlin)
10,- € / students 8,- €
SUN 27. Jan 2008, 15:00-18:00
Finissage with Glühwein
Fleischmarkthalle Schlachthof Karlsruhe, Durlacher Allee 62
This Event is proudly supported by: PTV AG and Finest/Magma BRAND DESIGN
Focus Award 2007
FH Dortmund 21.11-25.11.2007
We are invited to present our Work during the FOCUS AWARD in Dortmund. Our lecture is at 18:30. A lot of great Speakers will be there. See the listing here.
Pix from André
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The Artists of "Illustrative" in Berlin
The Exposition "Die Künstler der Illustrative" will show works from: Mario Wagner (D), Rusell Cobb (UK), Lars Henkel (D), Vania Zouravlev (RU), Andre Rösler (D), Pierre Le Gonidec (F), Tim Dinter (D), Louise Weir (UK), David Foldvari (UK), Jan Feindt (D), Roman Bittner (D), Finn Campbell-Notman (UK).
location: Designcenter Stilwerk, Kantstr. 17, 10623 Berlin
Open: 1.- 30. June 2007, every day from 9:00 - 20.00
Opening: 8. June 2007, 19.00
Pix from Mainz
It was absolutely great to be there. The folks from FH-Mainz made a great job: perfectly organised, fantastic party location, brilliant speakers... our lecture seemed to be one of the highlights.
More pix also on our flickr space.
See also tdc/slanted.
see you in berlin!
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Bastard-Project & Slanted @ Typo Berlin
Friday 18th and Saturday 19th of May
We will be in Berlin at Typo Berlin, presenting the Slanted Magazine (Issue #4 Grid/Matrix), our Instant-Gallery Caravan (just in front of the bcc Berliner Congress Center, Alexanderstr. 11) with a live performance and show on friday in the TYPOshow Auditorium. See you!
Freitag | 16:00 Uhr | TYPOshow
Instant Gallery on Tour
Ein Bastard Project, mit Lesung der Autorin Sudabeh Mohafez und aktuellen Arbeiten des Bastard-Projects von dem Fotografen Christian Ernst, dem Illustrator André Rösler und dem Designer Lars Harmsen. DJ Frank Wiedemann / Âme (Sonar Kollektiv) tritt live auf. Seit Februar 2007 sind die Autoren des Bastard Buches immer wieder on Tour, diesmal mit einem Wohnwagen welcher zu einer Galerie umgewandelt wurde. Auf dem Weg zur TYPO wurde auf zahlreichen Stationen Bilder von Menschen und Orten eingefangen und in einer Instant-Gallery präsentiert. Der Wohnwagen wird während der TYPO vor Ort sein.
Samstag | 15:00 Uhr | TYPOshow
Typografie, Magazine & Playlists
Magazine und deren Designs folgen bestimmten modischen Codes. Die visuellen Moden können sicherlich mit den musikalischen Moden der letzten Jahre verglichen werden. Die meisten Grafik- und auch Typedesigner verorten sich ja mit ihrer Arbeit und ihrem Musikgeschmack in den verschiedenen zeitgenössischen Feldern – Typografie, Magazine, Playlists.
Impressions from Colophon in Luxemburg
Dear friends, magazine lovers, dear mike, dear jeremy, dear mag-makers from all over the world, dear artists,
it was just great seeing and talking to you. we loved to be there, we loved to make the insatnt gallery wall in the colophon loby (thanx to HP for suporting us with the colour-printer!), to party in the caravan from dust still dawn, to feel type, paper, fotos, to have talks and laughs. the bastard-project will probably tour through europe this year with the instant gallery in its caravan..because it rocks, it works and makes us work.
we would also thank all those who stayed till 6 on sunday and listened to our lecture. the feedback was great. thank you!
we got plenty of wonderfull images. don´t hesitate to get in touch with us to get them in high-res.
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Kill your inner bastard
Pictoplasma Berlin / character walk 2006
André and Uli have been in Berlin and gave all visitors the opportunity to shoot the hell out of them. More pix here: Pix from Pictoplasma
They Call It Mischkalkulation
André Rösler, Exposition in Lahr, Städtischen Galerie im Alten Rathaus
Lahr is a small town (28.000 habitants) close to the beautiful Black Forest. It has been founded in 1218 (construction of a Castle). After War it became the biggest Canadian Air-Base in Europe till 1993.
André Rösler, Bastard Illustartor, was born here 1970 and came now back to town with a solo exposition in Lahr's top exposition-location, the Städtische Galerie in the Old City Hall. The major Wolfgang G. Müller opened the exposition this sunday. The work will be shown till 15th october 2006.
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Impressions of Heimadesign
Heimatdesign invited us to present our project at the fashion, design and photography event in Essen, Zollverein. The location is absolutely great. This place of blood, sweat, heat and muscles has been changed into an open air museum with a cinema, bars, swimming pool, expositiion halls, dancing places etc.
HP supportet us again with a Designjet 90, which allowed us to show our way to work: making pictures, illustrations and sampling both to images that are sticked to wall as soon as they where printed. For a lot of visitors a surprising experience.
We all loved the bands. Most of all the synthie-pop band Client. Go and see them if you love wet dreams.
The Heimatdesign-staff made a superb job (thanx to all of you!). We´ll hope to be there next year.
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Typo Berlin, 18-20th of May
We have been in Berlin and it was a fantastic event. We met a bunch of designers as David Carson (L.A.), Kalle Lasn(Vancover), Eboy (Berlin), Gail Anderson (NY), Chip Kid (NY), Erik Spiekermann (Berlin), Fons Hickmann (Berliin)...
With the kindyl support of HP we had a great booth.
All the images have been posted on our typeblog www.slanted.de
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Images of the Exposition in Milan
Raas Gallery Bookstore, via Pietrasanta 14, edificio 2
The Gallery Raas in Milan opened a few weeks ago. The Bookstore is great, the very nice Caffé ha svery good italian food. A great new place in milan. The images of Christian Ernst show the opening, the trip to Milan and a few more portraits.
Thanx to Giacinto, manager of the Raas Milan!
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Ilija Trojanow winns Preis der Leipziger Buchmesse 2006
Am 16. März 2006 wurde in der Glashalle des Leipziger Messegeländes während der Leipziger Buchmesse der "Preis der Leipziger Buchmesse" in den Kategorien "Belletristik", "Sachbuch/Essayistik" und "Übersetzung" verliehen.
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Opening of the Exposition
RAS STORE BARCELONA, Doctor Dou, 10
We are back in Germany. Yesterday we left the hotel at 7 o´clock in the morning, we went to bed at five. The plane arrived at 12:20, I was in office around 2:00 in the afternoon. Europe melted to something so small...and very big. These 4 days and nights in Barcelona have just been BIG!
On Tuesday ACTAR (actually Ramon is teaching there) invited us to have a lecture at the Elisava design school, showing our project to the master-class of design. The class has some "bastards" (students come from all over the world). Most studens came the next day to the opening of the exposition.
We felt gratefull for all those people who came to see our work. And we loved to see Ramon, Anna, Albert, Dolors, Rein and all the others from ACTAR - opening their hearts and showing us their respect for our work, trusting in our ideas and our design. It was fun to built up the exposition with the help of Gaby and Leonora. We where very thankfull to see Sudabeh Mohafez, one of the authors of the book, to read the first part of the storry STONE QUARRY. We where happy to see Rüdiger John who wrote the introduction to our book.
A lot of friends from all over the world came along: Arjen from STEREO in Holland came and offered us the latest issue of his fantastic magazine; Paadin from the Design Studio Lamosca; on the way from the airport Gerona to Barcelona my cousin Ulrike (I haven´t seen here for over 20 years!) recognized me and came along for the opening; Escobas from the FAKIR-Artist Group from Mexico-City came unfortunately to late, but I am sure he saw the expo today; Sandra from Zürich was there as well as Aurelia and a lot of other friends.
A very intense moment. Thanks to all of you! You made our world shrink to something big.
Doctor Dou, 10
08001 Barcelona Spain
Tel. +34 93 412 71 99
tue-sat 13:00 - 21:00
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RAS / BARCELONA
LEONORA AND GABY
We are preparing the expostion that will open in two days. Leonora and Gaby are helping us and made a real good job. We decided to keep one of the walls black (from a previous exposition). André started a barking dog-bastard-image and together we glued a wallpaper with makulatur-prints that André will overdraw tomorrow. We don´t know yet where to hang all the frames. We´ll see tomorrow! That´s Bastard!
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Images from the London Book Fair
From Sirkka Hammer
Sirkka designed the wonderfull font FRAKZIDENZ that is in the Bastard-book. She went to London and just sent us these pix from the bookfair.
The book has finally been published, we will show more in a few days.
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Exposition Opening RAS / BARCELONA
Ras invites you to the opening of the exposition entitled, "Bastard, Choose my Identity. Please join us on March 22 at 20h00 for the opening and book launch presentation of Actar's new publication.
Sudabeh Mohafez will be reading at the opening of the exposition!
Ras us convida a la inauguració de l'exposició Bastard. Choose my Identity i a la presentació del llibre del mateix títol publicat per Actar, el proper 22 de març a les 20:00.
ras /// Doctor Dou, 10 /// 08001 Barcelona /// Spain
Tel. +34 93 412 71 99 /// tue-sat 13:00 - 21:00
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Author Sudabeh Mohafez wins Chamisso Prize
16. Feb. 2006
Congratulations! Sudabeh, one of the authors in the Bastard book won the Chamisso Prize! More Infos see: Robert Bosch Stiftung
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London Book Fair 2006
March 5, 2006 - March 7, 2006
The Bastard book will first be presented at the London Book Fair.
Stand : M850
Preparing the Exposition
HP sponsored us with a fantastic Designjet 130NR. During the last two weeks we printed a bunch of images.
Here a fiew posters we designed for upcoming expositions....
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by Taro Hirano
We met Taro in Tokyo (see Bastard meets Taro). He showed us a few images of his new project. Here it is...great! He loves skateboarding. So guess what these pools are?
CIRCLECULTURE GALLERY PRESENTS “POOL” BY TARO HIRANO.
YOU ARE INVITED TO THE OPENING-SHOW
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24TH, 8 PM
GIPSSTRASSE 11, BERLIN MITTE GERMANY
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Last week we have been in Frankfrut (Buchmesse) to see Actar (Ramon & Anna) as well as Mr. Albers (Robert Bosch Stiftung) and a few foreign authors (Selim Özdogan, Ilija Marinow Trojanow & Sudabeh Mohafez ). Look here to see a book-preview.
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This is a poster-contribution we made for Architekturzeit 2005, an Event that is going to happen this evening.
10 AÑOS DE LA REVISTA FAKIR
29th april, party
This invitation joined us from our friend Javo from MXC. Sorry, we´d love to come...
Toca juega y te prendes.
A 10 años de su primer ejemplar, la ¿revista? FAKIR celebra con una retrospectiva.
10 años, 7 ediciones.
Ahora tienes la oportunidad de ver y tener en tus manos cada ejemplar de esta revista objetual, única e irrepetible.
Solamente la noche del viernes 29 de abril, a partir de las 21 hrs en el Centro Cultural España, Guatemala No. 18 Centro histórico, detrás de Catedral
Entrada L I B R E Música a cargo de
o María Daniela y su Sonido Lasser Moderna
o Todos somos Diyeis
o y Miguel Calderón como pinchadiscos
Más información en www.emergente.info
BY: Christian Ernst, Lars Harmsen,
André Rösler, Ulrich Weiss
AUTHORS: László Csiba, Radek Knapp,
Sudabeh Mohafez, José F.A. Oliver,
Selim Özdogan, Ilija Marinow Trojanow.
396 pages, full colour, hardcover
195 x 235 mm
CDR with 50 Fonts free for layout,
50 HighRes Pix, bonus music tracks
Price: 35 Euro
SEE / BUY
If you are interested in supporting this international project, feel free to join us!
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The entire Actar team for believing in us, giving us hope, and having faith in our work. Special thanks to: Anna, Ramon,
Dolors – we love you! Thank you for believing in us! All the authors for giving this project depth: László Csiba,
Radek Knapp, Sudabeh Mohafez, José F.A. Oliver, Selim Özdogan, Ilija Marinow Trojanow. All the font-designers who
contributed: Peter Brugger, Stefan Claudius, Escobas, René Verkaart,Sirkka Hammer, Martina Hartmann, Sandra Hofacker,
Paul Hoppe, David Hubner, Boris Kahl, Matthias Kantereit, Ingo Krepinsky, Heinrich Lischka, Michel M., Thomas Mettendorf, Christoph Rankers, Dan Reynolds, Henry Roussier, Christoph Seiler. All the MAGMA team Sandra Augstein, Daniela Stulic, Sabine Reckwell, Susanne Schwarz, Monika Frondorf, Thomas Mettendorf, Christoph Seiler, Boris Kahl, Flo Gaertner: for helping us get this project up and running. Andreas “AL” Lehnert, www.lunatic-media.de: for being mister music, always pushing the buttons. Andreas
Hirsch, Hirschreisen. Anna Tetas, Actar: you’ve done a great job! Benni Schmidt-Hansberg for linking us up with Peter in MXC, you rule, man! Boris Kahl, Magma for nice font designs and lots of love and patience with Lars and Uli. CHR15 for being strict, direct and severe. Corinne and Tom Barbereau love for letting us go. Tom, this book shows your future. Dee / munit.org for all sound specialist expertise. Diki Hertel for helping us in L.A. Diya Ajit for all the lovely e-mails and great design, next time we really must meet! Dr. Latex (p. 341): for opening up your home and
office to us and showing us your work. Escobas (p. 342): for being a wrestling fan, party man, font designer. Fakir/Javo
(p. 341) you rock! Great work, we love you and your friends! Thanx for linking us up to Complot! Frank W. Albers, Robert Bosch Stiftung for linking us up with the authors. Gunilla Zedigh for all fine translation work. Jakob (p. 370), Cyclos Mesanjeros Crazy Dansk Torero. John Wu (p. 360): VJ, designer, master of speed, Hong Kong will see us again because of you! Jörg Lesser, Reisebüro Lesser Mister 1000 volt-flight-checker. Thanks for organizing our trip! Jürgen Siebert, Fontshop for the wonderful portrait of your 10 year old daughter Marie Fischer, originaly digitalised by Kai Vermehr (2004, eBoy) – p. 162. Katrin Ernst, Gloria Ernst (p. 188) wife, mother, beloved, for letting us go. Kristina Stifter for having
faith in us, trusting in us for so many years. Thank you so much! Leica: support (Leica CM). Lutz Frischmann Freelens. Maria Palatini for proofreading the English. Marika Jox sun, light and fruit tea. Martin Wrede our man in Berlin. Martina Hartmann for your illustration p. 160. Stay tuned! Martina Weber for all your thoughts and constructive criticism. Matthias von der Ahe photo mac power! Michael Schmidt, Starshot for linking us up with Eastpak. Natalie Ouard, Emirate Airlines (p. 164) for opening up your home to us in Dubai. We loved your place! Great pool! Nobuhiro Sonoda next time you’ll be in Tokyo, we hope! Peter Kienzle for good connections & English. Peter Aagaard (p. 370), Cyclos Mesanjeros for helping us in Mexico City. PTV AG for supporting this project. Ralf Stockhoff pope of photobacks! Ramon Prat, Actar we love your books! Recep and Holger driving staff & airport-service. Fixie Inc rocks! Renko Heuer who knows everybody! Rieke
Harmsen, EPV for finding the authors for us, and having great ideas. Rüdiger John for writing theory, asking strange questions and making us argue. Sabine Weinbrecht, Lara & Lazlo Weiß wife, daughter and son: look at this great book! Sandra Looke for giving me a small Leica. Sigrid Frank-Eßlinger for reading, providing food for thought, lots of help and a fresh pair of eyes. Sigrid Ingenohl for linking us up with Andreas Hirsch. Yes, the world is out there! Stefan G. Bucher, (p. 353) 344design.com for showing us the Pasadena Art College. We love your design (p. 175). Tanja, EastPak for providing us perfect Eastpak travel bags. Taro Hirano (p. 370) for showing us his small studio in Japan (f*** hard to find
you!). Thomas Mettendorf, Magma for the wonderful font Copy and many good ideas. Tinka Heeckt (p. 70, 359) crazy
power girl in Hong Kong. You and your friends are great (p. 371)! Top Ev. Berlin:Thank you! Will Matthews Toys and Towers.