The Love of Abramović

At “The Cleaner”, the Marina Abramović retrospective which just ended in Bonn, I was deeply impressed by the work with her former partner Ulay. A few lines on love and art.

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Sneakers – The Book

Ever since I discovered the book “Sneakers” I wanted to talk to its authors. My interview with Howie Kahn is now online at PRAISE magazine – and here’s the English version!

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Another Round of Shoe Talk

With each issue of PRAISE, another video round-table of “The Sneakers Society” is shot. Seven people drink, smoke and chat about shoes. For this one I had a seat at the table.

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Praise Mag No. 10 is out now!

Today marks the release of the last of three issues of PRAISE that I supervised as chief editor. And this number 10 has pretty much become the mag I always wanted to make.

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Interview with a Sesner

The good people of the Sehr Goods Store have asked me a few good questions for their online magazine. I’ve tried to give some good answers – and provide good photos as well.

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Heyday at Bulang and Sons

My friends over at Bulang and Sons are celebrating this year’s spring and summer with the exclusive Heyday Collection. I have provided text for the campaign and its products.

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The YMO at Soul Train

The only appearance of a Japanese band on the legendary American music and dance show Soul Train? Of course it had to come from the iconic Yellow Magic Orchestra.

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Snow and Sand. And Lucifer.

Alan Parsons’ power jam “Lucifer” as the soundtrack to what is possibly the most spectacular snowboarding film sequence of the 1980s – seriously, what’s not to like?

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M-65 at Bulang and Sons

Once more I have delivered my share of text work for an exciting project by Bulang and Sons: An exclusive menswear and apparel collection around the iconic M-65 field jacket.

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Praise Mag No. 9 is out now!

The latest printed issue of Praise Magazine is out in Germany today! Number 9 has been completely overseen by yours truly and thus holds quite a few topics that are dear to me.

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