Hahnemühle´s painting contest will be 'bestial'

Have you sharpened your pencils, set the colour palette, did you opt for a painting or drawing technique and have you already chosen your favoured Hahnemühle or Lana paper? Not yet? Then it’s time for the annual calendar contest Hahnemühle. The call for entries has just begun. This year it becomes bestial: Whether wild or…

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Through the year with Kröt & Schuhuu – Calendar illustrations and short tales of Leoni Pfeiffer

written by Leoni Pfeiffer

The story about Kröt & Schuhuu started during a lunch break five years ago. A turtle and a little owl experienced new adventures everyday on paper sheets of 8 x 10 cm. Around sixty short sketches resulted and were soon traded as motivational pictures among friends.
The idea came up to draw a family calendar with two of my friends. In 2012 we already printed 75 pieces and distributed them in our circle of friends, further years followed.

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From the studio: Alexa Dilla about her artwork for Hahnemühle's Art Calendar 2016

Alexa Dilla, freelance artist and painter on board of a large cruise ship, has painted one of the winning motifs of the Hahnemühle Art Calendar 2016. Her artwork was selected for the month of February. In our studio report, Alexa tells us what inspired her painting “Amsterdam in the Rain”. All 12 winning pictures of the painting competition for the 2016 edition of Hahnemühle´s art calendar on the theme “Nature in the City” can be found on our website. By the way: The painting competition for the calendar 2017 is now open, the entry rules and the upload portal are online. Join in for your chance to win!

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The lights of the city – urban dreamscapes of Jochen Brillowski

Cityscapes as fantastically colorful panoramas are the preferred subject of German photographer Jochen Brillowski. His images are full of energy and invite for visual exploration. The large-format designs are ideal for the new Hahnemühle Panoramic papers in two Photo Rag ® grades. We are therefore pleased to present motifs by the photographer on the packaging of the two products. Urban Panoramas of Zurich and Cologne can be admired on the boxes for the new Photo Rag ® 308 in the Matt FineArt-line and on the box for Photo Rag ® Baryta in the Glossy FineArt line (on the back). Read more in the interview – e.g. on experimental photographic interpretations of his urban dreamscapes.

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Hahnemühle Photo Rag ® papers now in panoramic format

For subjects in stunning panoramic formats Hahnemühle launches two bestselling paper grades from the acclaimed Photo Rag® range. Perfect for presenting landscapes or cityscapes with ease. The matt Photo Rag® 308 or the glossy Photo Rag® Baryta are the two grades to choose from. The sheet size of 21 x 59.4 cm offers an ideal ratio for landscape format images and can be easily printed with an A4 printer.

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2016 Creativeworld 2016 a major success for Hahnemühle

Those responsible at artist-paper manufacturer Hahnemühle proved to be really happy with the course of the most important specialised trade fair for artist papers worldwide. “On every single day of the fair, from 30th January to 2nd February, our stand was buzzing with activity, resulting in a lot of positive customer contacts,” said Ann Kristin Plüss, Hahnemühle’s head of Marketing and Communication. “In particular

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