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Publisher Note english german

Erik Steinbrecher’s (*1963) photographic series are beautiful image archives and at the same time informative social studies. In BUY BUY the Swiss artist living in berlin focuses on package deals and price tags of international fast food restaurants and bargain shops. The booklet compiles the “best offers” with its affectionately drawn typography and impressive combination of colors as well as the palette of handmade price tags and impressive shop windows.

Erik Steinbrechers (*1963) Fotoserien sind wunderbare Bildarchive und gleichzeitig informative Sozialkunde. In BUY BUY konzentriert sich der Schweizer Künstler auf Pauschalangebote und Preisschilder internationaler Fastfood-Restaurants und Schnäppchengeschäfte. Das Künstlerheft umfasst die „besten Angebote" mit extravaganter Typografie und eindrucksvollen Farbkombinationen sowie einer Palette handgeschriebener Preisschilder und erfrischend dahingeworfener Schaufenstergestaltung.

Artists’ Book

BUY BUY

by Erik Steinbrecher

Publisher
Release Place Berlin, Germany
Zurich, Switzerland
Release Date 2008
Credits
Work  
Subform Photo Zine
Topics Fast Food
Methods Photography
Dimensions 21.0 × 29.7 cm
Pages 52
Technique Digital Print

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