bureau for design

Welcome to anchin mabel. We are a graphic design studio based in Zurich, Switzerland and Stuttgart, Germany. Founded in 2012 we concentrate our work mostly on the realization of conceptional designs moving along analog and digital resources, between humor an integrity.

Stuttgart Reitzensteinstraße 25, 70190 Stuttgart ZurichHardstrasse 81b, 8004 Zürich

AboutPhone

I care.

3 volumes of expert knowledge, filled with explanatory illustrations and infographics. Latter was completely in our hands and we where lucky to dig into the world of medicine. To assist and design educational books is a whole different story and we are proud to say that the trainees in care profession now learn with our together with the authores developed graphics.

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To accommodate a number of things like 68 artists with a personal touch of every presentation was our goal regarding the catalogue. We put it in a box, made 3 inkjet printer our best friends for 2 months, printed every artist in differnet sizes on various paper in a edition of 60 catalogues and grinned like a cheshire cat after we where done with it.

Date 2013

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Christmas Cards

with the very best wishes we design and send out christmas cards every year for our customers and sympathizers to a specific topic of our interest.

Date 2013 - now

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Vivant

is not only an art exhibition but a whole experience is what is expecting you with this. Similar to our poster which can be seen differently in the day and night time. Vivant doesn‘t show everything on the first glance.

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Vivant

has many faces. Here you see a flyer promoting the first exhibition with texts about the work written by the artists and drafts of the installation.

Link www.vivantvivant.de Date

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Vivant

connecting a diversity of artistic opinions to a combined interactive experience. In collaboration with the artists Tao Kan Xu, Florian Fischer, Valentin Hennig and Vincent Wikström we curated the first Vivant exhibition in Karlsruhe, Germany in 2014. We continue workin as a collective on new projects and interventions.

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Velöli

is the adress for repaired beautiful vintage bikes. Since 2011 the mechanics of Velöli restore racers to their originally capacity with a new look and design.

Date 2011

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Portfolio

Is a young photographer and filmmaker who asked for our assistance with his portfolio. We designed a presentation book that represents his best work which seperates his appliance from many other contestants.

Date 2013

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Stand der Dinge

was a film festival from students of the Merz Akademie Stuttgart, Germany whose programflyers we designed.

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The State of Exception

a vinyl discussing the evil in our world. With the support of Giorgio Agamben and the Rolling Stones we have painted the world a little darker.

Date 2012

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Poolloop Festival Zürich

Every year takes a festival place where it is all about loops. With workshops people who solder electronics and DJs they occupy the cultivated landscape of zurich for a few days. In 2011 we made the publication summing this event up.

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Pipikacka

a book about the bowel movements of a little human. If you have kids it is not only pleasent themes you have to have knowledge in. This was a pitch we where asked to participate to help parents better understanding with humor what is going on in their kids diaper.

Date 2014

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kempf and pfaltz

an institut for histologic diagnostics of biopsies in Switzerland. We gave their website a new design and restructured it together with the kempf and pfaltz company. Furthermore we did the image and portraitphotography of the site too.

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Giffoni Film Festival

is the biggest international film festival for kids in Europe, precisely in giffoni Valle Piona in Campania. every year the sign out an open pitch for their yearly poster. We didn‘t win but where voted among the best 50. Grazie!

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edel+white

Swooooosh! That is not only the sound of a toothbrush sweeping over your teeth but also the sound your head creates when you look at the packaging design we made for the new Edelwhite Sonic Generation of the swiss company edel+white.

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Aim Studio GmbH

is a young swiss based design studio in zurich which was in need of a new logo representing their expertise. Therefore we went into the third dimension to live it up!

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Liechtenstein

didn‘t vote for a new princess – we would have participated in that call for proposal as well – but for a new visual apparence. Therefore we developed a concept which is not only modern but respects the tradition of the country equally.

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Swiss Postservice

No adverstisment please! If you are annoyed of ads in your mailbox you just put a sticker on it saying ‚no‘. Once you have done that it is unlikely you will remove it someday. Therefore the postservice offered everyone to participate in a tender to motivate people to get rid of these stickers and we participated.

Switzerland ADC 2014 Collaboration

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Welch Schöne Utopie

We had the opportunity to exhibit 68 artists origin from Germany, Austria and Switzerland with around 115 art pieces which we where able to show for one week at the historical Wilhelmspalais in Stuttgart, Germany. A project we had initiated ourselves.

Location Wilhelmspalais Stuttgart Date

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Welch Schöne Utopie

Combine red wine and chalk then take it a step further, silkscreen printing it on a rather open paper. After a while the chalks starts falling off the poster. The result is a romantic metaphor of the fugacity of an art exhibition and therefore our project.

Awards German Design Award Winner 2015 100 Beste Plakate 2012 Date 2012

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Medical infographics

It is all about the examination of complex processes and procedures and how to graphically transport information to the recipient. That is in fact what we are trying to do in the most understandable and fun way, with infographics. Published in various forms.

Link Thieme Verlag Stuttgart Date

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Gewinkt

We pursued some german grammar with this little book. Why do we wave to other people? At which occasions and who does it differently than us? Also we added a little flip-book to the back of the book we did at a workshop with the german art book publisher Juliane Otterbach of Lost Books.

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Eine Genealogie der Biopolitik

For the reprint of »Eine Genealogie der Biopolitik« from Prof. Dr. Maria Muhle we developed a cover which defined the content of the book – the mightily of a population which remotes not only to the individual but the crowd.

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I care

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