krasnodar / russia
We just got thes images from Maria, born in Novokorsunskoj / Titnascherski. 2006 she won the epson artphoto contest and 2007 the large price of student spring at the kuban. She will work on the krasnodar student project with Bastard-fotograf Ch. Ernst.
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Chrisitan Ernst goes Krasnodar
A couple of days ago Bastard Photograph Ch. Ernst Kurti came back from Offerta (a local Fair about products of the region) with a bunch of pictures taken at the both of Krasnodar (the twin-city of Karlsruhe). In 2008 he would like to invite a few students to come here and work with him, in return he will visit Krasondar and give lectures at the Art School. Nice new project.
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New Book by Ilija Trojanow, Ranjit Hoskote
Bastard author Ilija Trojanow wrote a new book subtitled Kulturen bekämpfen sich nicht, sie fließen zusammen: Cultures don´t fight each other, they melt together.
Ranjit writes for The Bombay Times and The Hindu. He is poet and secretary of the indian PEN.
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Worship & Deadflowers
New Shirts by André
Nice new shirts, nice shop: Cottoncow
Interview with Bastard André Rösler on Designklicks:
Weihnachten ist kein progressives Fest, es beruht auf Traditionen.
Der Spiegel (The Mirror) is Europe's biggest and Germany's most influential weekly magazine, published in Hamburg, with a circulation of around one million per week. The first edition of the Spiegel magazine was published 1947. Spiegel Online  (abbreviated SPON) was introduced in 1994. In the section Culture/Designklicks young fotographers and illustrators are presented.
You can read a brand new interview with André Rösler here
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Actars new website
Finally our editor Actar presents itself with a new website. Great job!!!
See also: Bastard at Actar
goon Magazin n°19
Der Quirl im Design
goon is a fancy magazine that we presented already a few weeks ago. Now they published 3 of our illustrations in their recent issue and wrote an article.
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pdf online Mag shows BASTARD
Castlemagazine is a pdf online mag with regularly issues.
It consists of the work of free Illustrators, Artists or other creative nerds.
Every issue comes for free and is full of weird and high quality arty stuff.
We are happy to see our work here (Pages 75-81), among a lot of other cool works!
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Magazin für Gegenwartskultur
Another nice publication in a German magazine about art. Beside the print-bublication in DIN A5 Format, Goon has an very informative and interesting website: www.goon-magazine.de
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A Critic by Klaus Heid
Regioartline is a wepspace presenting interesting projects in the region between Basel, Freiburg an Straßbourg. Klaus Heid presented our Bastard Book.
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Publicates Spreads of our work
We are glad to be in the first issue of /revolutionart!!!
Just see the Download!
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Book is beeing finished soon
Auhtors and Typedesigners
The design of the book is almost finished. We are happy to announce that a bunch of typedsigners and authors contributed to this project. In the following weeks we will present brand new fonts, extracts from the book and informations about print, pormotion etc.
typedesigners: Boris Kahl, Christoph Rankers, Christoph Seiler, Dan Reynolds, David Hubner, Escobas, Heinrich Lischka, Ingo Krepinsky, L. Harmsen, U. Weiß, N. Renger
Lars Harmsen, Henry Roussier, Matthias Kantereit, Martina Hartmann, Michel M., Paul Hoppe, Peter Brugger, René Verkaart, Sandra Hofacker, Sirkka Hammer, Stefan Claudius, Thomas Mettendorf
authors:László Csiba, Radek Knapp, Sudabeh Mohafez, José F.A. Oliver, Selim Özdogan, Ilija Marinow Trojanow. And guest-author Rüdiger John.
Publication December Issue
Complot is a very cool magazine in MXC. The december issue shows a few images from our WorldTour. Thanx!
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space intervention Project
This morning we got a mail from someone in Guadalajara/Mexico. Memo is doing a public space intervention Project. For me it dosen´t look extrodinary new. But I like this idea of people form all over the world feeling that bastarding is an urban, modern phenomena. Read here more about the project...
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Publication in Batterie
Issue 14 / Unplug
The new Batterie is available for download at Ladestation.net. Topic of number 14 is "unplug".
We designed a few pages...
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Publication in encore
The july issue of encore magazine finally came out. With a lot of great
contributions on over 150 pages - amongst others 12 double pages about our
Have a look at it!
Form features Bastard
In three weeks around the world
This picture is a small foretaste on the upcoming book Bastard. The
new Form features this book with a short article:
Creativity mustn’t only happen at the desktop, thought designer Lars
Harmsen, photographer Christian Ernst and illustrator André Rösler. So they
travelled around the world for three weeks with a self-chosen creative
mission. From starting point Frankfurt their route led to Mexico City, from
there to Los Angeles, Tokio, Hongkong, Bangkok, Dubai and back to Main
Intention of the journey was to collect impressions for a book project,
which will be released at the spanish design publishing company Actar with
the title "Bastard" in fall, on the occasion of the book convention in
Frankfurt. The particular title is program for it’s about bringing together
cultures in a new interpretation of several styles, identities and
traditions. In addition to the design-images, photographies and
illustrations prominent authors from several continents will contribute
short essays to the topic Bastard."
Batterie Issue 13
You are here
Batterie is a small german pdf-magazine, managed by Andreas Magino & Tobias Waszkiewicz. The fresh issue is called "YOU ARE HERE". It fitted to our worldtour, so we contributed a few pages...
Download mag here!
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USELESS / FORM / GOON / STYLEMAG
Excerpts from The Bastard WORLDTOUR will be published in USELESS Fashion &
Athletes magazine. USELESS 03 will issue in July 2005.
Form will publish first informations in the april issue.
During the world-tour the very stylish magazine Goon Magazine will publish reports and images online.
Style and the family tunes wird auch über die Tour berichten: Stylemag
Photography, Illustration, Typography
This is the first draft of the BASTARD-Project. Of course all images and the design will be created during and after the world tour. Every thing is in progress from now on!
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World tour is set
6 megacities in 3 weeks
Our World Tour is set: from 12.3. till 2.4. 2005 we'll be rocking trough the 6 Megacities:
12.3. Mexico City
We'll meet a lot of designers, typographers, artist and crazy people. Join us on our daily report during the tour with ﬁrst impressions, illustrations and images.
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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fonts (4 items)
events (27 items)
miscellaneous (21 items)
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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.