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?
The overrepresentation of fictional capital murder and manslaughter on German television, marks the starting point of our exploration on possible effects of crime fiction on our perception and behaviour.
In the district of Molenbeek, located in Belgian's capital Brussels, people would like to talk about something other than the Islamist attackers, who are now on trial.
#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.
Selected portraits, taken as part of editorial assignments or personal projects between the years of 2019 and 2022.
Martin Patzelt of the German Conservatives (CDU) has provided private accommodation for two Eritrean refugees, defeated Alexander Gauland and talked to the German right-wing. Back home in Frankfurt (Oder) he is considered the »last Christian« of his party. Now, he is leaving the parliament. What is it that persists?
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.
Assignment for the company GUNDLACH Bau & Immobilien to photographically design several staircases of newly built housing in the Herzkamp district, north of Hanover.
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