AF Culture Projects

AF Culture Projects blurs the line of art and design through collaborative efforts culminating in events and project editions.  Through AF Culture Projects the intersection of these two worlds come to view and are presented, displaying unity between art and design. 

NYC

NYC

NYC is a photo series by Mark Craemer in which photography abstracts New York City, breaking the urban fabric into color and shape fusing art with the concepts of design.  The project is sponsored by Duravit and Hansgrohe whose philosophies are represented in this collaboration.  They believe in the power of design to enrich human life and are driven by a defining aesthetic message. 

Pura Vida

Pura Vida

Pura Vida by Tasja Keetman, with support of Duravit and Hansgrohe, is an artist book in which prose, interaction and photography meld together art and design.  Each page of is meant to be opened by the reader, exposing photos of scars while permanently altering the book.  The written and photographic narrative follows injury through recovery, documenting the fading of scars and memories that go with them. 

Seadream

Seadream

Seadream is an artistic collaboration between Photographer Mark Craemer and Bathroom Designer Duravit.  The book exemplifies the spirit of beauty, art, water and design, the core of Duravit’s philosophy and the focus of Mark Craemer’s photo series.