Adorable and Creepy: Sarah Illenberger Transforms Tiny Objects Into Art

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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Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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