“Better Living with Alpacas” by Austrian photographer Daniel Gebhart de Koekkoek is the calendar you never knew you needed. With his new project Daniel has unearthed the secret to eternal happiness. It isn’t money, fame or love — it’s alpacas.
Every month, the Forward Magazine brings you a selection of musical gems hand-picked by friends, musicians, speakers of the Forward Festival, and many more. The 34th edition was collected by photographer Daniel Gebhart de Koekkoek, who will be one of our highlights at our very first Forward Festival in Berlin this month.
It is the newest edition of the calendar you definitely want, but never knew you needed. After Jumping Cats, Floating Afghans, and The Secret Life of Alpacas, photographer Daniel Gebhart De Koekkoek releases his latest masterpiece: the 2021 Pin-Up Guinea Pigs calendar.
Gebhart latest work A Guide To Better Being draws attention to the art of inventing practical but useless tools – called Chindōgu. Chin..what? Chindōgu is Japanese and literally means “useless/weird tool”. The term was coined in the 90ies by Kenji Kawakami who used it in his comical section in his monthly magazine Mail Order Life. Popularised in […]
In a world flooded with images, eye- and attention-catching photos are a rarity. With his humorous and on-point photography, Daniel Gebhart de Koekkoek has found a way of catching the eye and actually staying in one’s mind. After interning with photo agency Magnum, de Koekkoek started working as a freelance photographer focusing on fashion and […]
Winter-time camping enthusiasts, Jehovah’s Witnesses and curious Tyrolean traditions: Viennese photographer Daniel Gebhart de Koekkoek, speaker at Forward Festival 2015, has an eye for the bizarre. His latest project is a comic and surreal 12-image set (and calendar) titled Jumping Cats.
Whether it be cats hurling through the air, the impact alpacas could have on our private life or the world’s most useless inventions: Viennese photographer Daniel Gebhart de Koekkoek has a special knack for all things odd and we love it!
Photography has always allowed artists to capture the world how they see it, to show their feelings and to raise awareness for important issues. In solidarity with Afghan artists, the Connected Archives have now established an online photography fundraiser collection with pieces by 30+ artists, where all profits are donated to help Afghan refugees.
Let us introduce you to the most elegant creatures to ever float in pools: The floating Afghans.
The Forward Calendar brings you the most important events from our community. In contrast to regular event calendars, we don’t just collect an innumerable amount of exhibitions and conferences. Our calendar is a collection of the most inspiring events from the Forward universe. The kind of calendar that brings you forward.
Every month, the Forward Magazine brings you a selection of musical pearls hand picked by friends, musicians, speakers at the Forward Festival and many more. The second edition is curated by Volkmar Weiss and Gebhart de Koekkoek, the founder of Unpaper Magazine!