design studio

karen laube
philipp neumann
 
kolonnadenstraße 20
04109 leipzig
 
mail@mzin.de
0049/0178/1086049

we founded M21N to document our projects. we design books, posters, record sleeves and other printed matters, interiors, exhibitions and displays. we organize festivals and conferences, give lectures, curate exhibitions and teach. we operate the independent bookstore and projectspace MZIN in leipzig.

clients/projects:
academy of media arts cologne
conne island
d21 kunstraum leipzig
der wedding
deutsches literaturinstitut
doumen records
emotion works gmbh
galerie die box
galerie hengesbach berlin
galerie tobias naehring
galerie queen anne
gewandhaus zu leipzig
ifz leipzig
kulturort e.v.
kunstverein leipzig
lubok
leipziger messe gmbh
moon harbour records
nachtdigital festival
outtolunch records
presentbooks
rand muzik
riotvan records
radio blau
sächsischer künstlerbund
stadtgeschichtliches museum leipzig
universität leipzig
workshop records


artists/designers::
alexander jackson-wyatt
arno rink
bjoern siebert
cisco merel
dennis busch
dirk eiken
filburt
good guy mikesh
gudrun petersdorf
maria sainz ruada
ingo graf
ivette kiesling
joscha steffens
kathrin thiele
malte masemann
sebastian ristow
zila architects

lectures/teaching
2018
galerie 3 ringe, exhibition opening, leipzig
2017
faculty of applied sciences and arts
guc cairo
2017
faculty of arts and design
bauhaus-universität weimar
2016
asymmetry festival, wroclav
2016
palermo papiere #2, stuttgart
2016
jour fix, burg giebichenstein kunsthochschule halle/s.
2016
on photobooks, fotografika st. petersburg
2016
print works, museum für druckkunst, leipzig
2015
kunsthaus lauenburg, exhibition opening
2015
about - independent publishing fair, fh mainz
2014
zines of the zone, künstlerhaus held, leipzig
2014
some lecture, burg giebichenstein kunsthochschule halle/s.
2013
lectures at the academy of visual arts leipzig (in cooperation with prof. dr. friedrich tietjen)
2013
the type travelling atlas, hbk braunschweig
2012
leipzig graphic design, hdk brno
2012
kuba 74 (cuban poster art), fu berlin
2016
jour fix, burg giebichenstein kunsthochschule halle/s.
2012
mzin on display, galerie aspn, leipzig
2012
screen print workshop: go forth/fashion week, berlin
2011
artzines, galerie meine stadt, halle/s.

reviews about/from
2018
boutiquemags.com
2017
onthegrid.city - leipzig
2017
anewtypeofimprint.com
2017
viertelrausch.de
2016
magculture.com
2015
mono blog (mono.kultur)
2015
gestalten.com
2015
designersandbooks.com
2015
lodown magazine, pressed #95
2014
lodown magazine, pressed #94
2015
lodown magazine, pressed #89
2015
lisa diandra krueger, self publishing interviews
2014
lodown magazine, pressed #88
2014
lodown magazine, pressed #87
2013
lodown magazine, pressed #86
2013
out of print (magazine), hgb leipzig
2013
slanted #19
2013
junge welt, kuba '74
2012
die zeit, buchstaebliche kunst, #13/2012
2012
der freitag, buchmesse-beilage, 11.woche>
2012
polygon, mainz
2012
slanted #13
2012
art-magazin.de
2011
20 jahre conne island, verbrecher verlag
2011
slanted #11
2011
kunst und unterricht, about publishing
2010
novum, #08/09