Dec 14, 2015
- Photographer; Born in Zurich; Studies in Typography and Graphic Design; Radio host, TV producer, record company owner; Director for film and TV; Los Angeles and Switzerland based. Clients: Swiss International Airlines, NZZ, brand eins, The Brander, Travel & Leisure, Zeit Magazin, Das Magazin, Gear, Discover, Annabelle
Dec 7, 2015
The work of Bart Hess
is of the most tactile and intuitive nature. He first delved into instinctive textiles when studying at the Design Academy Eindhoven, where he created A Hunt for High Tech, a collection of materials that mimicked the bestial outer layers of unfamiliar hybrid species, accompanied by an evocative film that brilliantly brought his concepts to life. Over the past six years, Hess has developed an impressive roster of work. He has pinned, stretched, slimed and scraped materials in relation to the human body, and collaborated with the likes of Lucy McRae, Nick Knight, Lady Gaga, Iris van Herpen and Walter van Beirendonck. In 2013, he is the recipient of the Stichting Profiel prize and his work is the subject of a mid-career survey at the Rijksmuseum Enschede. The exhibition notes explain that Hess creates another world, one “in which technology melds body and object… when we don the materials and applications that Hess has created, we are transformed into a new but completely logical creature.” (via Artnau
Aug 14, 2015
is a talented documentary style photographer based in Cape Town, South Africa. Click here
to view his website.