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2-Day Workshop: HelloMe – The Black Square



A workshop on the power of simplicity and the beauty of an idea.

Starting with Kasimir Malewitsch’s revolutionary painting “Black Square” (1915) HelloMe and their workshop team investigated the endless formal and creative possibilites of the square to create new meaning and surprising visual languages.

Each participant explored the form independently before selecting their strongest idea or concept to be iillustrated through a double page spread in a catalogue produced at the work shop, in an edition of 30 copies, designed by HelloMe’s Till Wiedeck and Jonas De Ruytter.

The physical and sculptural works produced were also brought together in a group exhibition in The Lighthouse, to show the body of work created by participants over the two days.



Photographs by Gordon Burniston.





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HelloMe is a Berlin based design studio creating ideas, art direction and design for art, culture and commerce. Directed by Till Wiedeck, the studio was established in 2008 and since gained an international reputation for creating outstanding design and art direction for cultural and commercial clients including Nike (USA), COS, Warp Records, Goethe-Institut, Sternberg Press, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Hatje Cantz, Berlin Art Prize, New York Times Magazine, Gutenberg Museum and many others.

Exhibition: Off Grid


For the 2015 programme, Warriors Studio curated a selection of up-and-coming artists and designers to exhibit work:   “To question the definition of contemporary graphic design and celebrate the diverse, multi-disciplinary direction the practice is moving in, we brought artists and designers together to showcase their work in a group exhibition. The artists, designers, makers […]

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1-Day Workshop: STV Creative – An Exquisite Corpse


STV Creative crafted an incredibly action-packed rollercoaster of a workshop into one day. The workshop participants were introduced to motion graphics, animation and various filming techniques while they created a typographic film/animation of the festival acronym GDFS, tackling both the feature frames and the transitions between letters. The workshop participants were divided into three groups. Each group […]

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