Michael Stipe photographed by Heike Schneider-Matzigkeit #berlin #october2019 #michaelstipe #arts #books #design
Completed my MA in ‘Graphic Design & Art Direction’ at Manchester School of Art! The MA Show is open until October 6th 2019. #ma #msoa #mcr #graphicdesign #artdirection #20172019 #artschool #design #letterpress #postgrad #university #uk
Thrilled to announce that my ‘Dogs and their Humans’ Project has been featured on the cover of UK culture magazine ‘Actual Size’.
Issue 4 of ‘Actual Size’ publishes my portraits of eight Berliners and their furry companions, as well as a studio portrait of Bear and Coco.
Available internationally, including in super cool magazine shop Rosa Wolf in Berlin.
Visit to Erik Spiekermann Studio P98a, on November 19th 2018 p98a.berlin – typographic workshop Potsdamer Straße 98a 10785 Berlin In my quest to find practitioners of typography and letterpress today, I am visiting Erik Spiekermann’s Berlin-based artist studio, p98a Presses include an Original Heidelberger Tiegel, Korrex Frankfurt Kraft…
The ‘Festival of Lights’ was held in Berlin for the 14th annual year from October 5th to 14th 2018, attracting 3 million visitors. Video projections and light art installations were designed by 66 artists from around the world, and exhibited at 60 different locations across the City East and West.
Buildings and landmarks were visually redefined through video mapping, projection staging and photo art – resulting in the creation of a variant version of Berlin’s canonical nightscape
Reconstruction by way of light, colour and sound
Leaving the viewer feeling enthralled with the visual performance and engaged with the mesmerising display
The Square of Bebelplatz became a 360 degree illumination spectacle with all its buildings highlighted, from the Hotel de Rome, State Opera, Law School to St. Hedwig’s Cathedral
Humboldt University on the opposite side of Unter den Linden – its old monuments and structures illuminated via the use of modern technology
Showing the city and its buildings in a new light – Zeughaus
Official Event Website: https://festival-of-lights.de/en/
Link to Illumination Map: https://festival-of-lights.de/wp-content/uploads/Final_Illuminationskarte.pdf
As part of my typographical field research, I wandered the city of Berlin to seek out any surviving commercial signs, particularly on the facades of buildings, that bear witness to earlier times. New Manchester-based print magazine Actual Size (https://www.actualsizemagazine.com) contacted me on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/heike_schneider_matzigkeit/) after…