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At Jpeople, we’re always on the look out for new and exciting creative talent and inspiring art organisations. With that in mind, we recently came across Ray Bans Envision series. This worldwide initiative sets to, find and celebrate individuals who have found their purpose in life - and thats staying, true to their vision. To help showcase creative talent in Germany Ray Ban teamed up with tape. tv, introducing 4 remarkable initiatives which we would like to share with you. MS Dockville Vogelball, Dockville Inflatables, Slava Ostapchenko’s Tape Art and Moritz Simon Geist’s Sonic Robots. So take a look and get inspired.

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MS Dockville Vogelball Year after year a growing number of artists and fun seekers gather in their thousands to let, their hair down and party at the MS Dockville Art Camp near Hamburg, Germany. With ‘Weed’ as this years theme and Lena Moritzen’s elaborate ‘Organ’ stage design, it obviously encouraged the crowd to dress up in elaborate costumes, feel good and enjoy themselves for the weekend. Envision

Susanne Schick, Dorothee Halbrock for MS Dockville Art Camp with Lena Moritzen stage design Photography by Dennis Hemstedt


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EMBRACING CHANGE! BYE BYE UTOPIA - WELCOME, EUTOPIA!

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With the economic crisis, climate change and global warming all presenting potential lethal scenarios, people all over the world are continuing to question the lifestyle which generations past have traditionally pursued. Now, people are asking themselves how to contribute to the change they wish to see in the world. New ideas for a society living in harmony with the planet and each other are needed. In order to achieve change, we need innovators and a social entrepreneurial mindset in order to create change. So we went out and asked artists, filmmakers, designers and ourselfs, what sort of challenges will design and architecture face? How will artists tackle these challenges? Which mindset will innovators of the future have in common? In our Word section you can read our essays, articles and interviews.

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Are we close to eutopia, a place of ideal well-being? As a practical aspiration compared with utopia as an impossible concept? Or at least is there hope for a better, sustainable future? We went out there and in this issue ‘Embracing Change’, we will you tell you our findings.

She spits beats like its her natural tongue and moves to her own self-assured rhythm. Meet Ellinor Olovsdotter, better known as ‘ElliphantMusic’ in our Music Section. The rising star from Sweden stopped by for an interview and photo shoot during her last tour appearance here in Berlin.

At Jpeople we embrace change and are always looking for creative minds, artists and innovators. So while this new issue aims to tackle some daunting questions about our future, it also hopes to show the beauty about creative truth, style and imagination. We hope you like what you find. Isabel / Jpeople editor in chief Editor's letter

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We also spotted change in our new Fashion format Desire Spotlight. Our fashion editors sourced and found a new trend: Back-to-the-roots. Established or brandnew, we gathered the cream of the winter fashion crop and celebrated the new styles with ‘Antibodies’ and ‘Lisa’, our fashion features. Beautiful, elaborate and mysterious. Check em out!


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Art Director & Cover Editorial Stefan Lucut

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Editor's Letter Executive Editor Martin Groeger

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AntiBodies Editor in Chief Isabel Gahren

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Editorial Contributor Isabel Gahren Claire van den Berg David Frew Dayna Grss Illaria Forte Nina Byttebier Peter Everts Tal Zohermann

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Challenges are authentic experiences

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Embracing Change through art, Design & new leadership Fashion Photography Crystin Moritz Jens Kaesemann

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Lets talk about change.

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A symphonie kinétique Fashion Production Not Just Another Ad.Berlin www.njaaberlin.com

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Dorith Sjardijn’s vision of future

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Elliphant Music Summer Associate Tal Zohermann

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Distribution W.E. Saarbach, D, AUT, CH Export Press, International

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Synchrodogs Printing MedialisBerlin

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Akos Mayor

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Dylan reyes Studio Jpeople Magazine Hagenauer Straße 10 10435 Berlin, Germany

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Ina Jang

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Berlin. Capital of creativity, innovative thinking and great careers.

Programmed for creativity. With roughly 213,000 people working in its creative industries, Berlin is the capital of creative talent. The city sets the tone for music and the media and leads the way in electronic game development. It is home to leading publishing and print media, a fertile environment for the booming fashion industry, a magnet for the increasingly international German film industry and a hot spot for top universities and professional schools training tomorrow’s leaders. Creativity is the pulse of this city, which also boasts attractive funding programs and a relatively low cost of living. Bring your own recipe for success to Berlin. www.berlin-partner.de www.businesslocationcenter.de/media


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“Change has come, and things are turning to a more back-to-the-roots approach, a new tradition.We have gathered for you the cream of the crop of the most exciting brands for this winter, be it established or brand-new. Lights on!”

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curated by Nina Byttebier & Tal Zoherman

Once the editor for this magazine, Belgianborn and Berlin-based Nina Byttebier, who was trained at the Antwerp Fashion Academy, continues working as a freelance stylist, writer and art-director for several on- and offline publications, constantly exploring new media. ninabyttebier.com Photo by Anna Rose

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Tal Zoherman was born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel where she graduated as a fashion designer. She has worked as a design assistant and stylist and has established her own eponymous clothing label with 5 collections and a new series in process. Last year she relocated to Berlin where she is actively involved with art and fashion magazines and designers.


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Each Anntian collection bases itself on an all-covering theme, revealing its own little world. Every locally produced piece is hand-painted or hand-printed which makes each garment unique, with sensitive hidden details. Designer: Anne Hilken & Christian Kurt (DE)

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Initially a jewelry designer working with chain crochet and crystals, Arielle teamed up with the four fashion-trained artists LVMM to create these fun crochet-top sandals. For this winter, socks and sandals are okay! Arielle De Pinto (CA) and Antwerp-based art collective LVMM (NL, IT, UK, CH

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Esther has made a name for herself far outside of Berlin with her distinctive androgynous collections in black and white, inspired by classical menswear. She is also striving to further her sustainable approach and make her company completely green.

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A constant search for intelligent technical solutions, the creative use of modern materials and a wealth of experience in eyewear design are the defining elements behind MYKITA’s succes, and along with their holistic business ideal, they are taking over the world. Designer: The Mykita Haus (DE)

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The work of Swiss but Berlintrained Julian Zigerli is marked by happy colours, innovative materials, new technology, swiss nostalgia and artist collaborations resulting in remarkable prints. Designer: Julian Zigerli (CH)

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AntiBodies Alone, sex in shadow walks, At home with you, You say you have no control, At all, on you, The world is an empty place, Alone with you,

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Pony Hoax

Photography: Crystin Moritz Styling: Filippo Giuliani @ nude agency Styling assistance: Anna Morris Hair & makeup: Verity Cumming Models: Lottie Richman & Jack Lyons @ select models Special thanks to Liz Crawford from nude agency and Danielle Chin and Oasis Watson from select models. AntiBodies


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you are the shelter for my soul you heal my heart when I lose control As I let my fingers trace Each time worn line upon your face I know only love creates a masterpiece like you I know it's true, I know it’s true.

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FUTURE, HERE WE COME! TOWARDS EUTOPIA1!

Get your tools out to be ready to embrace the challenges ahead of us - for a neo-homourbanus

Credit crunch, climate change, deforestation, haphazard urbanisation, environmental migration; the gap between rich and poor, between north and south, between generations; the digital divide and societal transformation. Enough food for science fiction doomsday scenarios, but the future is already here. With all these uncertainties ahead of us, many questions arise: how will we tackle challenges which range from climate change to failed economy? Will we be able to adapt to all these changes? Will we find the right tools for a future that is still unknown? Are we in the middle of a transformation?

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by Isabel Gahren

Future, here we come! Towards eutopia!

1. Eutopia is a homophone of utopia, which expresses the idea of a perfect human existence. Rarely used outside of academic circles, this word combines the Greek prefix eu meaning good, happy, or pleasing, with the Greek suffix topia, describing a place or localized region. In 1516, Thomas More paired this word with different one, outopia, meaning "no place," to coin a fresh term,utopia. While More's term is used to describe one of any number of idealistic, fictional political systems, eutopia simply refers to a place of happiness.


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A futuristic view of a green New York cCity Green Wall Street Terreform ONE, Mitchell Joachim

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Grow your own house: the new generation of treehouses The Fab Tree Hab, Terreform ONE Mitchell Joachim

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When German media artist Joachim Sauter and Icelandic composer Ólafur Arnalds were introduced to each other by Nico Zeh from MADE Space in Berlin, they immediately created a mutual vision of how their art could could blossom into a synesthetic experience. “Symphonie Cinétique” is the result of the inspiring collaboration of the two visionaries. Subtitled the Poetry of Motion, this piece is a kinetic composition that exploits the poetic synergy of music and mechanical motion in a space. As a futuristic approach to Poetry, Symphonie Cinétique brings together five kinetic works that have been developed over the last five years at Joachim’s art collective ART+COM. The installations in the exhibition are prototypes of large kinetic artworks that were realised in this period. For each prototype Ólafur Arnalds created a musical or sound theme. On this basis a score for a 16 min performance was developed in which the installations perform together or solo accompaniment by Ólafur on a grand piano and a tablet.

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Jpeople met with Joachim and Ólafur at their closing event at MADE, in Berlin. Isabel Gahren & Tal Zoheman

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Ellinor Olovsdotter is an outlandish performer who takes the stage with just a microphone and her dub step sound system. She makes a dirty sound building a high and wild atmosphere through her aggressive and shameless performances. With Elli's unconventional approach to lyric and sound, she creates something new and future sounding. She spits beats like its her natural tongue and moves to her own self-assured rhythm. We, at Jpeople, we’re lucky enough to catch Elliphant’s performance first hand here in Berlin at the Prince Charles Club.

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Elliphant Music with Jpeople Magazine Tal Zohermann, Dayna Gross and Martin Groeger Photos - Steven Kohlstock

Well, it comes from my name Elli. It was just a really funny suggestion from a friend early on. We needed a name quick quick and we just put the name out, because its just a name name name. I wanted to be Ruby Laser, but there was already Major Laser so I couldn't take it.

When did you start making music? Well I was always a techno junky as a kid. I was really a forest techno dancer so I did a lot of spoken word performances. I liked to say nasty stuff into the microphone and play with words that didn't have a point. I love words that are not words. When I heard CocoRosie I thought, well if they can do it, I can do it. So I started making wicked beats with my Garageband and it started from there.

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Can you tell us something about Berlin? Well, one night in Stockholm I was drunk with a friend in Berlin and we took my friend's father's car and drove straight, all the way to Berlin and checked into a hotel. I met my first real drug dealer that night. He had blond hair smoothed back and a purple silky shirt surrounded with six girls. I still have a romantic background, Berlin is a little too heavy. I will be too affected by the intense emotion here.

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makeup, clothes there was no crew. I hate when theres a crew, they always do it wrong. I wanted to be a strong girl, not a beautiful girl, a nasty girl, and I think that came out good. The only thing that is cool about being blessed with a little bit of beauty is about being able to fuck with it.

Can you explain your experience as being a female artist and what advantages or What is your disadvantages comfort place? that offers you? Well, I never looked at life like women were weak. Even women in bad relationships with men, I still see them as the one with power. Love is everything. All women have a mouth of their own and can speak for themselves. I don't talk about being a women so much, I feel a man inside of me all the time. I had this cool experience on DMT and i was a man. I think i have that boy inside, like a moogly. I have always been jealous of guys who would scream at each other. I wish girls could be more like 'hey bitch' to each other', less sensitive. I think its really powerful to be a girl in the position I am in.

I think its my Garageband, a fat spliff, a sandwich with cheese, cucumber and salt, my headphones and building a beat for 12 hours. I call it my shrink time. Its like meditation for me.

Do you have any Albums on the way? In Sweden I have a new album coming out in October. With 4 songs from the LP and 10 new songs.

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How did you come up with the name Elliphant?

Well, they aren't there yet, in the direction I want them to be. But our videos I did everything, the Elliphant


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The shell is a mixed media series including analogue and digital techniques, photographies as well as illustrations. By Schall and Schnabel, Eileen Huhn and Pierre Horn Schall und Schnabel


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When was the last time a photo made you want to switch off your computer, grab a camera and take naked photos in your back garden? Never? Well after looking at Ukraine based Synchrodogs work, we challenge anyone to not feel the sudden urge to quit their job, buy a fluorescent morphsuit and run off into the wild. Influenced heavily by nature and the great outdoors, their love of nature

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and of freedom immediately makes us stop and stare. The dreamlike images look and feel like something from another world as beautiful nude figures perform unusual shapes and movements across open landscapes. What's most beautiful about their portfolio is their ability to construct photographs that look both complex and peaceful simultaneously. We spotted them already some time ago before their appearances in various mags such as Dazed and Confused, Esquire or New York magazine. So we waited until this first hype passed by and believe it was worth waiting as their work has grew even stronger. So we recon that other people in the world want to get naked too. Synchrodogs

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Mansfield TYA–You are the woman (Anoraak remix) Ryan Hemsworth – Charly Wingate Henrik Jose – Photo Album FACT mix 387 – DJ Koze (June '13) Valentina – Wolves

Novembre magazine DIS Bernhard Willhelm & Jutta Kraus Russian speaking www.loooch.com/spaces

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What for most of us gives us the blues, this is his source of inspiration: Grey sky. Then, Akos Mayor would quickly grab his camera and leaves he house. The weather is the only coincidence in the work of the Hungarian photographer, who carefully establishes his peaceful panoramic pictures

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with meticulous attention and preparation. The 38 year old freelance graphic designer and photographer has captured our attention with his simplistic and minimalist techniques that create these somehow deserted and empty, yet wonderfully peaceful landscapes and cityscapes. Though being a photographer was also another lucky coincidence in his career. He felt the need to do something else besides his graphic work and thus, set out on long walks on the Lake Balaton, just accompanied by his camera. Far away from the fuss and the city he found his true vocation. Akos Mayor

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Boxer / The National ( ) / Sigur Rós This Will Destroy You / This Will Destroy You own selection / Tindersticks Solo Piano / Gonzales

Japanese Folktales, Budo, 2005 Hungary Lázár Ervin: Csillagmajor www.ignant.de www.architizer.com

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Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring by Ki-duk Kim Heima by Sigur Rós

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This young photographer started shooting around the age of 15. Being in India with his father, he started documenting an orphanage. Back

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home he realised the power of these images, and developed his own style which some call: powerful and raw images with a retro touch that almost give off the impression he was born in a different era - ready to conquer people´s hearts. Born in Las Vegas, Nevada. Later moved to Nashville, Tennessee where he developed a passion for photography. Now based out of New York City, Reyes explains ‘I am fortunate and inspired to create with brilliant individuals.’ Dylan Reyes

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Dirty Beaches- Drifters/Love is the Devil The Tired Sounds of Stars of the Lid Hubert Daviz- Proceduri De Rutina Sleeps Holy Mountain German producer Wun Two- All of his tapes in general…

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I have been watching tons of skateboarding videos on youtube lately…

Mr Lonely and The Master

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And yet another photographer has caught our hearts and attention at Jpeople. Ina Jang is the new star among contemporary fashion photography. Her pictures playfully explore any objects combining them with bright yet soft colours and geometric forms. Lucid dreams is a title of a series she photographed for The New York Times Magazine. That title captures perfectly her look, between airy, intangible and somewhat

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mysterious. Ina, now residing in New York, has been busy building an impressive career. Her works have been published in Time Magazine’s Light Box, Dear, Dave Magazine, British Journal of Photography, Photo District News, and The before mentioned New York Times Magazine. The South Korean artist received a camera from her mother on her 21st birthday. She says, she has never been exposed to any art before, but started capturing everything with colour and shape. “You can only take pictures of so many flowers „ Jang jokes, so she started developing stories which she would first scribble down in her sketchbook. For Jpeople she opened her personal sketchbook called “another world starts in a moment.” We very much <3 it. Ina Jang

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Deep River by Utada Hikaru Oriental Quaint' by FreeTEMPO good kid m.A.A.d city by Kendrick Lamar In Rainbows by Radiohead Discovery by Daft Punk

Einstein's Dreams by Alan Lightman Kitchen by Yoshimoto Banana Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World by Haruki Murakami Foam photography magazine

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Mother by Bong Joon-ho Spring Summer, Fall, Winter…and Spring by Kim Ki-duk

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Dagmar Kestner fits perfectly into our futuristic topic. The fashion designer believes “handcraft is the motor of any technological development and a challenge to the machine.” She was born in Romania, but grew up in Germany, near Stuttgart and went to London for her studies, graduating with an MA in Fashion Artefact

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from the London College of Fashion. For her graduation she got inspired by he folkloric motives of her childhood. She researched Romanian Folkloric garments and explains it with: “In my past sometimes felt rootless, had a hard time figuring out the sensation of belonging. It was a longing for belonging. It was a way of getting in touch with where I originally come from.' Currently based in Copenhagen, she is working as a fashion and accessory designer and has recently won the Deutsche Bank Award. Dagmar Kestner also just launched her own eponymous label and we look forward very much to discovering more from her. Dagmar Kestner

Detailed and meticulous with expansive tendencies


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Soundtrack from A Single Man No more shall we part Nick Cave an the bad seeds Beggars banquet Rolling Stones Chinawoman Party Girl 6 Feet Beneath the Moon the debut album of King Krule

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www.arte.tv www.daserste.de www.axelhoedt.com The aesthetic & humorous Danish fuckyouverymuch.dk

“Laurence anyways” by Xavier Dolan and the very aesthetic movie “Dolls” by Takeshi Kitano.

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Sasha Kurmaz

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Sasha Kurmaz is a photographer based out of Kiev. His photography is raw and confrontational. He seems like an adopted child of Wolfgang Tilmans and Boris Mikhailov, with the last one he has worked during his studies. Born just after the Chernobyl disaster, Kurmaz is work allows the viewer to enter the not-atall mundane Kiev lifestyle. Through his use of palette, form and subject

Kurmaz creates a detailed reality that is centered somewhere around a very particular time and place. Sometimes disturbing, like the cocain-in form of a swastikasnorting guy – his photographs play with a form ironic and poetic art that distances itself from just a purely visual reading. Even though he dislike the world of fashion photography he collaborated with Ukrainian fashion designer RCR Khomenko, exploring his storytelling and combining this with his style of intimate, introspective photography and a romantic storytelling. Even though it seemed to be focused on clothes, yet the body – naked, vulnerable, distorted or proud, is emphasized as central topic, typical in all his work. Sasha Kurmaz

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Unknown Pleasures

All the books of Hermann Hesse

Mail, facebook, redtube

Reds, Funny Games

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So after the long lists of famous artist couples from Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera to Yoko Ono and John Lennon, we present Russian artist husband and wife duo Sonia and Mark.

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Their artistic repertoire covers a divers range from photography to traditional painting to digital manipulation. Their latest series that we present in Jpeople portraits a mysterious episode of white washed or washed out pictures, where

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the people seem to struggle with some supernatural force, the beautiful women made blind by covering their eyes with their own hair. The duo jumps effortlessly from sci-fi to fashion photography, making this surreal touch their unique feature, and possibly inspired by their backgrounds in psychology and biology. Both only born in 1986 they establish a strong message reflected in their works that we want to share with our readers: "All this time we are only searched a new inspiration, refine the quality of artworks; because we needed to move in hope to grow as artists. We want have the means to make us known abroad, will to meet our art enthusiasts. Everything is mutual and together; we are two parts of the whole. We are we and we donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t want to be anyone else." Sonia & Mark Whitesnow

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Ilya Kabakov. The Man Who Flew into Space from His Apartment. Boris Grois.

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Buffalo '66, Vincent Gallo, 1997; 2001: A Space Odyssey, Stanley Kubrick, 1968.

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“The most notorious artist Europe has seen in a very long time.” This sentence – posted on Petro Wodkins website, resumes ironically Pedro’s attitude towards himself and his work. In fact, his art has been described was provocative and subversive, rooting somewhere between in street art and media art and performance. From

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pirating the Russian Armani homepage and using it for his Armani mocking diapers to "Petro Pis " where he replaced the Manneken Pis in Brussels with a statue of himself urinating to “Closed until Further Notice" a series of artworks where he is closing down contemporary art museums Pedro Wodkin is the new rebel on the art scene and a more than welcome relieving ‘shout out’ from Russia. Wodkins learned from Banksy’s play with his identy, in fact Pedro himself doesn’t reveal too much information about himself in our Q&A. This again, has already been resumed in another quote on his website: “a secretive Russian artist exploring modern art!” Petro Wodkins

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Aftermath by the Stones One summer to another summer by Maher Shalal Hash Baz Rêverie du soir by Tchaikovsky Elvis live at the Madison Square Garden and every album by Alphaville.

Doktor Murkes gesammeltes Schweigen und andere Satiren by Heinrich Böll Dead Souls by Gogol Hello The IKEA catalogue because it tells us how the world will end up if I don't intervene.

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I don't really watch movies, but I liked the new Batman.

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