MONTHLY UPDATE - October 2017
Hunting birds in the sky that are making their way towards the south. We are learning as we go, by watching and talking. About the good and the bad, about surprises and abnormalities. We grow and we fail.
Every day, even on the ones without color.
WHAT WE DID
Kasper learns about his neighbors
From the 27th of September to the 6th of October Kasper was part of the project NV Live LAB where 5 photographers portrait the neighborhood of Nordvest (North West) in Copenhagen. The project ended with a big exhibition accessible to the public on the sidewalk of Nordvest Copenhagen.
Follow along on @nvlivelab or on Facebook and read more on www.nvlivelab.org
Charlotte learns about money
One of the assingments Charlotte has been working on this month was to photograph the Danish blogger and instagrammer Marie Jedig for the Danish business media Finans. In Denmark companies are spending an increasing amount of their commercial budgets on sponsered content through bloggers. Some Danish bloggers earn over 15.000 euros a month on blogging.
Mario learns about loss
For the German magazine FAZ Quarterly, Mario got to meet Joachim Gerhard. Living in Kassel, the successful business owner had to watch his two sons disappear towards Syria where they are fighting for the Islamic State. Gerhard was photographed in the house that he bought together with his sons a few years back.
Felix learns about evil
The TV show “Aktenzeichen XY” has been on the air for 50 years. real unsolved crimes are being presented by investigators who are looking for clues from the public. I met two impressive policemen who deal with chasms of human behaviour every day. Both were calm, controlled and warm people with a certain sorrow to them. They both solved cases by utilizing the TV show. Shot for stern magazine.
Jens learns about human desire
For Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, weekly magazine „Die Woche“ Jens has been on the erotic fair Venus in Berlin. He describes his experiences there in his own words: "Venus has changed my thoughts about human instincts deeply. My view on professional sex, proximity and love."
Marcel learns about fashion
For Focus Magazine, Marcel met Iris van Herpen, a well known Dutch fashion designer. She is often hailed as a pioneer in utilizing 3D printing as a garment construction technique, and as an innovator who is comfortable with using technology as one of the guiding principles in her work because of its sculptural nature and unfamiliar form. The designer’s intent is to blend the past and the future into a distinct version of the present by fusing technology and traditional Couture craftsmanship.
Anna learns about art
Anna did this video portray about artist Fabian Lehnert. He transforms rooms into pieces of art, creating surreal paintings inspired by the forest. Produced for Art Foundation Kunze.