“Between stimulus and response there is a space.
In that space is our power to choose our response.
In our response lies our growth and our freedom.”

– Viktor Frankl

Isabelle Mattern
conceptual and experimentally driven communication design & performative matter


typography, editorial design, illustration, drawing, writing, installation, performance, set design, language, translation, experimentation, research, print, printmaking, (miss-)communication gaps

 

 
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Performativity of Language

Collective creation of content through random encounters, indirect connection and assumed interpretation.

Plurilogues

résidence de recherche et création, Fondation Biermans-Lapôtre Paris, 02.01.2019-09.03.2019

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Interactivity of (im-)personal words

Communication and expression as miss-understanding, miss-communication and miss-interpretation. Writing through the body, phonetic typefaces, lipreading and missed translations.

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Experimentation in the everyday

Objects designed for a different experience of the every day.

 

drawings and printmaking

Illustrations integrating brand and concept; ink, illustration, print, collages, drawings

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City Concorde + 101studios collaboration – illustration, 2018

City Concorde + 101studios collaboration – illustration, 2018

Rotondes programme saison 2016/17

Rotondes programme saison 2016/17

 

Type, Print, Editorial Design and Visual Atmosphere

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Résidence Biermans-Lapôtre/Focuna/Paris 2019

Résidence Biermans-Lapôtre/Focuna/Paris 2019