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Bad Bonn 2014

BB2014

Concept for the 2014 monthly programs of the music venue Bad Bonn. A pimped stereotypical calendar picture for each month.

Client: Bad Bonn
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio / Janosch Perler
Year: 2014

Master of Arts in Design 2014

ATLAS_ZHdKMaster2014

Communication for the master design students end of year exhibition 2014. To tackle the extremely heterogeneous content, we created a hermetic, almost pharmaceutical graphic language. The flow of the content is defined by a directory of key words sourced from the students abstracts.

Client: Zurich University of the Arts
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2014

Ueber Kräfte

ATLAS_Kraefte

Artist Book for the iconic publishing house “Merve”. Despite the general intention of an artist book, the layout for “Kräfte” seeks to fit in the pattern of Merve publications by following the tight restrictions of the publisher. Only small cracks in the design refer to the topic of natural forces and science.

Client: Nils Röller / Merve Verlag
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2014

Herrliche Zeiten

Identity for an exhibition called “Glorious Times” in Zug, a small city in Switzerland. A number of artistic positions dealing with the special reputation of Zug were spread all over the city. The accompanying Materials for the exhibition were entirely sourced from local media, used to create a cloud of images and text fragments reflecting a common feeling of confidence and discomfort at the same time.

Client: Stadt Zug
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio / Vera Mattmann
Year: 2014

City as Resource

ATLAS_CityAsResource

Identity for a series of events presenting research projects on the “city as resource”. The design highlights the defective display of web-printouts as a proposition of a contemporary aesthetic of researching.

Client: Zurich University of the Arts
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2014

Swiss Design Awards 2014

ATLAS_SDA2014

Identity for the annual “Swiss Design Awards” organized by the Federal Office of Culture during the Art Basel. Basic experiments in deconstructing letterforms are used to illustrate elementary processes in the development of a design in general.

Client: Federal Office of Culture Switzerland
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2014

Dérives

Derive_Schlieren

Recalling the spirit of the situationists, Ambitus organizes «dérives» in different cities and locations. One took place along the Badenerstrasse in Zurich, another one in the industial neighbourhood of Winterthur.

Client: Ambitus, Salon für Architektur
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2012

Eat the Rich

ATLAS_Xenix

Poster for the monthly programme of a cinema on movies about capitalism. In the design, the same screenshot from Aki Kaurismäkis “Hamlet goes Business” is altered with scenes from other movies to indicate possible stories around capitalism and it’s excesses.

Client: Xenix
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio / Vera Mattmann
Year: 2014

Laure Perret – Somewhere out of Sight

ATLAS_LaurePerret

Album cover and poster for the singer / songwriter Laure Perret using an ink drawing by Baptiste Oberson.

Client: Laure Perret
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2014

Learning from Warsaw

Communication for a series of exhibitions with Swiss and Polish artists taking placeover a period of 3 months between Zurich and Warsaw.

Client: Kunstverein Zürich
Design & Concept: Atlas
Year: 2013

Instants

ATLAS_Instants

Publication for the Swiss video artist Hannes Schüpbach, with poems by Joël-Claude Meffre.

Client: Hannes Schüpbach
Design & Concept: Atlas
Year: 2014

Mitten durchs Quartier

Meier Franz Zeitung

Newspaper presenting the research done by artist duo Meier/Franz for their public art project in a suburb of Zurich divided by a national highway.

Client: Meier/Franz
Design & Concept: Atlas
Year: 2013

Friendly Interest

ATLAS_FriendlyInterest

Pocket book for Pro Helvetia Warsaw, about the subject of international cultural exchange.

Client: Pro Helvetia
Design & Concept: Atlas
Year: 2013

Bad Bonn 2013

Bad Bonn 2013_1

Concept for the 2013 monthly programs of the music venue Bad Bonn. The posters are all realised within a time frame of one day.

Client: Bad Bonn
Design & Concept: Atlas
Year: 2013

Annex Files

ATLAS_Annex14_Uebersicht

Series of publications for the Zurich-based gallery “annex14”. The first edition was produced on the occasion of an exhibition by Polish-German artist Paul Czerlitzki.

Client: annex 14
Design & Concept: Atlas
Year: 2013

From the Island

ATLAS_FromTheIsland

Book for the czech photographer Jirí Makovec, which shows a five-year project shot around New York, during which time he never left the city, cycling around Manhattan: «I went everywhere with my bicycle, and through these rides I got deeper and deeper into the place. I was really taken by the city and didn’t plan to leave until something came out of it.» read full article

Client: Jirí Makovec
Design & Concept: Atlas
Year: 2013

La Chinoise Découpage

Claire_Vague_Poster

An interpretation of the script of «La Chinoise» by Jean Luc Godard, splitting up the clear and vague parts of the movie. This publication also introduces the platform «Claire Vague» and the custom made font «Claire». order a copy

Client: Claire Vague
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2012

Gym, Tan, Laundry

A series of 3 silkscreened A1-posters on the theme of «GTL». It stands for «Gym, Tan, Laundry», a process of staying fresh and mint coined by the eloquent Mike «The Situation» Sorrentino from MTV’s Jersey Shore: «You gotta GTL everyday to make sure you’re looking your best bro. If your shirt looks bad it makes the whole product look bad.» In addition, the laundry figure was printed in white on a white shirt.

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Client: t-shirt monthly for the «Thaterformen» festival in Braunschweig
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2012

Werk- & Atelierstipendien 2012

A series of 3 posters, and different printed matter for the exhibition «Werk- und Atelierstipendien der Stadt Zürich 2012», held at the Helmhaus Zurich. In a variety of typographical compositions, experimental letterforms and the official language of the city are combined to form the title of the show.

Client: Helmhaus Zurich
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2012

Rote Fabrik Sommerprogramm 2012

Poster for the Rote Fabrik , promoting the summer program 2012. A compostion of umbrellas taken from a summer equipment catalogue is combined with the quote used by the artist Raymond Pettibon for the cover of the Sonic Youth album «Goo».

Client: Rote Fabrik
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2012

Collaboration Unwanted

Collaboration

Compilation of a series of original Risograph test prints, collected at the Stencil Kelder in Amsterdam. (1st edition of 10)

Design & Concept: Jonas Wandeler
Year: 2010

Claire Vague

Claire Vague is a fashion label and art platform. The name refers to Jean Luc Godard’s movie «La Chinoise», where the sentence «il faut confronter les idées vagues avec des images claires» appears written on a wall. The custom made font «Claire» is inspired by Godard’s handwritten Antique Olive versions.
The website is split up in two parts: one side presents the «wardrobe», the other introduces the artists featured in the exhibitions.

Client: Claire Vague
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2012

Jiajia Zhang

Webdesign for photographer and artist Jiajia Zhang. The Website refers to an analog contact sheet. It functions as a tool for the artist to compile different images into ever changing series. visit website

Client: Jiajia Zhang
Design & Concept: Atlas Studio
Year: 2012

Contact / About

Contact

ATLAS Studio
Limmatstrasse 73
CH–8005 Zurich

info@atlasstudio.ch
T +41 (0)77 496 99 72

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martin@atlasstudio.ch

Claudio Gasser
claudio@atlasstudio.ch

Jonas Wandeler
jonas@atlasstudio.ch

About

ATLAS is a Zurich based graphic design studio founded by Martin Andereggen, Claudio Gasser and Jonas Wandeler.

We work for clients in both commercial and cultural fields. Our services include all kind of printed and digital matter such as publications, identities, posters or websites. Besides that we pursue self-initiated projects and collaborations on a regular basis.

Martin Andereggen
Zurich University of the Arts, 2008–11
Work experience: Cornel Windlin, Prill & Vieceli, Gregor Huber & Ivan Sterzinger (Fabrikzeitung)

Claudio Gasser
Zurich University of the Arts, 2008–11
Work experience: Elektrosmog, Ludovic Balland Typography Cabinet

Jonas Wandeler
Gerrit Rietveld Academy Amsterdam, 2009–10
Zurich University of the Arts, 2007–08
Work experience: Graphic Thought Facility, Value & Service, Elektrosmog

Selected clients

Ambitus, Salon für Architektur ETHZ
Bad Bonn Düdingen
ETH Studio Basel
Fri-Son Fribourg
Gallery Bob van Orsouw
Gerrit Rietveld Academie
Helmhaus Zürich
Jiajia Zhang
Neue Galerie
Peter Bichsel Fine Books
Rondechute
Rote Fabrik Zürich
Swiss Federal Office of Culture FOC
Zurich University of the Arts

Web Development: Avant la lettre