Adorable and Creepy: Sarah Illenberger Transforms Tiny Objects Into Art

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A documentary portrait of the Berlin-based artist reveals how she blends sculpture and photography to create illustrations for magazines like Vanity Fair and clients like Nike. Illenberger's work plays on unexpected tricks of scale; she creates infographics from raw vegetables and zippers and builds tiny cities from dominos and sugar cubes. This short video was produced by Ole Wagner, Andrea Cadorin, Robert Porsche, and Constantin Falk for German publisher Gestalten to promote a book of her work

For more videos from Gestalten, visit http://www.gestalten.tv/.

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg's work in media spans documentary television, advertising, and print. As a producer in the Viewer Created Content division of Al Gore's Current TV, she acquired and produced short documentaries by independent filmmakers around the world. Post-Current, she worked as a producer and strategist at Urgent Content, developing consumer-created and branded nonfiction campaigns for clients including Cisco, Ford, and GOOD Magazine. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University, where she was co-creator and editor in chief of H BOMB Magazine.

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