systemform - wrapping papersystemform asked us to design a systemform - wrapping paper. We came up with a design that showcases the printing and perforation techniques they use so many times while printing forms. The 'open here' triangles and line-perforations don't only create a nice pattern but are also very functional, and make it easy to open up the present.
Bonaire garden drawingsJust came back from a family visit in the Caribbean. I spend 3 weeks on the beautiful small island of Bonaire, and apart from swimming, looking at fish and finding the most beautiful coralstones, I sat down in the garden and tried to catch what I saw in simple line drawings. My niece joined me and showed me how to draw a proper cactus.
Berlin Brandenburg tips!
With the arrival of spring in Berlin, 'Der Tagesspiegel' comes with an 'Brandenburg' issue, with the best places to see, trips to make, lakes to jump into in Berlin Brandenburg. I was asked to draw some nice things you should take on your countless picknicks this summer. Check it out! in the stores now.
Illustrations for french fry shop 'And the Friet' in Tokyo
Specialist french fry shop, “And the Friet” just opened in the Hiroo district in Tokyo and I'm very pleased to have my illustrations be part of their corporate identity. With the back of the packaging just as interesting as the front, there's always something to discover. Only wish I could taste one of those friets!
A very long lunch at Tom Aikens Restaurant in London
I had the most delicious lunch at Tom Aikens in Chelsea last week. Apart from checking out the food, of course I wanted to check out the menus with my watercolor print. It all fitted so well, the autumn food, the autumn colors, the autumn print. We stayed until it got dark outside...
A text by Hannah Murgatroyd for artist Jen Ray for her solo show at Haus Am Lützowplatz, Berlin. I was asked by Hannah and Jen and turn the text into a book. The book, 'Manual No. 1' is displayed as an integral part of the exhibition.
Check it out at Haus Am Lützowplatz, Berlin till the 10th of November
Illustrations for Japanese fashion brand United Arrows
Bronze for systemform corporate identity at ADC 2013
Our CI for systemform won bronze in the category design, corporate identity, at the ADC (Art Directors Club Germany) last weekend! After already having received a PrintStars Gold award and a Gregor International Calendar Bronze award for this project, we feel our hard work has definitely paid of.