What happens if we don’t act with foresight? - we make mistakes.
Mistakes that are not accepted in an advanced society. How do we enable ourselves to get access to a world that has so far only been pure imagination?
#004494 and #ffed00. The recurring color codes anyone who is wandering around Schuman district is constantly confronted with. Pantone Reflex Blue and Pantone Process Yellow. The European flag as a symbol of unity, almost intrusively presented to the citizens. And yet, appearances are deceitful.
There he is. The Messiah. Right there in front of the toilets in this particularly ugly multipurpose hall in Dortmund, GER. June 25th 2017. Beads of sweat are running down his face. He seems exhausted and tense - he knows what’s at stake.
What kind of world is it that I looked at? A world that is somehow different from the one beyond the school ground. Fascinating and obscure, inspiring and oppressive at the same time.
Manfred Weber is planning on becoming the next European Commission President. Is this man from Lower Bavaria capable of speaking up for 28 countries? Can he be considerate of everyone and yet stay true to himself? A story on a difficult European election.
Will the German automobile industry survive the end of the combustion engine? After the diesel crisis they said: If Audi can handle it, everybody can. Audi-CEO Bram Schot had two years to save the group.
Still life editorial assignment for University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Hanover, referencing the variety of academic courses at the University. An introduction.
© Jan Staiger, 2020. All Rights Reserved.
Design and Development: Arne Meyer
© Jan Staiger, 2020. Alle Rechte vorbehalten.
Design und Entwicklung: Arne Meyer