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Best of Satellite Voices: Munich
December 28, 2011
Our local city editors chose their favourite stories of the year
- Text by Satellite Voices
Earlier this year in March, Dazed & Confused and Swatch unveiled this brand new website dedicated to daily, exclusive stories from the world’s most exciting cities and new creative hubs. If you're checking in now and know what we do, a huge thanks for the support. If this is your first time, then it's time to introduce Satellite Voices, led by our local city editors on the ground across Tokyo, Paris, Shanghai, Moscow, Munich, Rome, Santiago and Dubai, celebrating each region’s fresh, emerging talent alongside homegrown cultural icons.
As a round up of 2011, our city editors pick their favourite Satellite Voices stories in fashion, music, art, film, photography and culture.
Chosen by Sylvia Weber
Fashion: Patrick Mohr
An intimate interview with Munich’s pioneering young, avant garde fashion designer, delving into his studio and inspirations.
Culture: The Author Comes Out at Night
Munich’s notorious party crew and DJ sibling duo KilltheTills turned to literature with a new night and concept celebrating the greatest debauched modern writers in Europe.
Chosen by Lea Rieck
Photography: Gerhardt Kellermann
As constant collaborator with the fashion designer Ayzit Bostan, the photographer and industrial designer has created an inimitable shooting style and rep as one to watch.
Photography: Alicia Freksa
Beautifully real models and candid expressions are at the heart of this fashion photographer’s work. There’s a certain special authenticity, even if most of them are staged.
Chosen by Christine Bierhals
Music: DJ Hell
The multi-talented DJ and iconic head of International Gigolo Records explores Munich, the arts, fashion and of course, new music.
Fashion: Backstage at Renaissance Fashion
This year, Munich was showplace for contemporary Ethiopian fashion curated by renowned fashion designer Markus Lupfer.
Exploring the city with the new Munich anchors of the inimitable British label Folk
Our fashion forward guest contributors celebrated the opening of their first flagship store in Munich