TRAFFIC News to-go

Selected samples from TRAFFIC News to-go, a contemporary monthly German-English newspaper based in Berlin. TRAFFIC is a free monthly publication uniting the best features of both newspaper and magazine to inform and inspire, visually and through content, and is available at selected boutiques and restaurants in major cities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

  • Obituary for Alexander McQueen (German and English version), following the fashion designer's suicide in February 2010.
  • Interview with Friedrich von Borries, architect and professor of Design Theory at the Hochschule für bildende Künste (HFBK) in Hamburg, Germany. He curated "Klimakapseln" exhibition and is the author of the book with the same title ("Climate Capsules: Means of Surviving Disaster"). "Klimakapseln" was an exhibition at the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, 2010, primarily focused on application-oriented projects for climatological capsules from the areas of design, art, architecture, urban development and geo-engineering. The show reflected on the (political, cultural, socio-spatial) impact of these current adaptation strategies on society by means of contemporary artistic approaches and avant-garde concepts of the twentieth century.
  • "Das Wetter" features four visionary projects recommended by Friedrich von Borries, that propose solutions to climate adaptation and renewable energy.

Download PDF of Alexander McQueen Obituary

Download PDF of Klimakapseln and Wetter