Erik Spiekermann

by Thursday, August 10, 2017

Erik Spiekermann is art historian, information architect, type designer and author. Two of his typefaces, FF Meta and ITC Officina, are considered to be modern classics. He founded MetaDesign (1979) and FontShop (1988). He is behind the design of well-know brands such as Audi, Bosch, VW, German Railways and Heidelberg Printing, among others; information systems ...

Mina Hamada

by Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Mina Hamada is a Japanese painter, whose work is characterized through abstract and organic shapes in soft, bright and warm colours on a monochrome background. Flat and soft forms interact harmoniously balanced, while rhythm and colour provide a striking leitmotif to her work. Mina Hamada’s paintings and drawings are fresh and friendly, personal and sensitive ...

Luisa Rivera

by Sunday, August 6, 2017

Luisa Rivera is a  London-based artist and illustrator originally from Chile. Most of her work is done with water-based paints, and her illustrations appear in books, magazines, newspapers, and exhibitions, among others. Clients include: Air Canada • Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial • The New York Times • Variety Magazine • Middlebury Magazine • Yale Environment 360 ...

Ciril Jazbec

by Friday, August 4, 2017

Ciril Jazbec studied Management at the Faculty of Economics in Ljubljana before moving to London to study photography. He obtained an MA in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at the London College of Communication in 2011.​ Since then, he’s been working as an independent freelance photographer. In 2013, Ciril received the Leica Oskar Barnack Award for a photo ...

Melike Kara

by Wednesday, August 2, 2017

In her expressionist, rustic figures, Melike Kara negotiates the relationship between forms and gestures to explore social relationships and individual subjective states. A student of Rosemarie Trockel, Kara focuses on the immediacy of bodily forms rendered through frenetic accumulations of lines or small, misshapen clay figures. Regardless of media, Kara’s work is unmistakably of the artist’s ...