The grand piano is the most complex string instrument in Western culture. Both as a solo and as an accompanying instrument, it is essential to different music genres like classic, jazz and rock. While hiding its complex interior in a “Black Box”, the use of its keyboard is accessible and self-explanatory.

We decided to set the focus on the mechanical aspects of the instrument in order to explain how the technical evolution provided more and more possibilities for individual and artistic expression. The book “Pianoforte — 88 pages in black&white” (the piano has 88 keys in black&white) depicts the historic and acoustic evolution of the instrument, packed with a multitude of digitally hand crafted technical illustrations.

SOUND IS
EVOLUTION

THE PIANOFORTE
88 PAGES IN BLACK&WHITE

BOOK
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MAINSTREAM IS
THE LITTLE
SISTER OF INVISIBLE

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CLIENT
SHORTLIST
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VIVA CON AGUA
STUTTGART

OUTDOOR
TYPOGRAPHY
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KARMA
AUDIO

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WEBSITE
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WEBSITE
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FORWARD
FESTIVAL

KEYNOTE&
INSTALLATION

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ZIES [BARMER]

BRANDING
CAMPAIGN

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BROCHURE&
WEBSITE&
EXPLANAITONFILM&
APP
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ROSENTHAL
LOVES BAUHAUS

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PATTERNZ
RISO.EDITION.ONE
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TGM

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AUSARTEN
FESTIVAL

LOGO&POSTER
P
STEELCASE
360°

INFOGRAPHIC
P
NIESMANN
+BISCHOFF

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GERNREISEN
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VIVA CON AGUA
ST. PAULI

MILLERNTOR
GALLERY
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SIEMENS
B/S/H

INTERFACE
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Rosenthal
Anniversary

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GOTTESWERK
BUNDLE

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TAPIS

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AND
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ADIDAS
LOOKBOOK
DETLEF
SCHNEIDER

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Salome
Goldsmith

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SIXT
LEASING

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HANNIBAL
COLLECTION

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CARD
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Angela
Geisenhofer

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HOTEL
SCHOLL

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DAS BUCH
ALS MAGAZIN

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Contribution
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VORN MAGAZINE
JOACHIM BALDAUF

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Contribution
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100for10
art edition

editorial
contribution
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BE WATER MY FRIEND
RAFAEL BERNARDO

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ADOBE
LIVE

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SESSION
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Digital Design Days
OFFF Milano 2017

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Experiment

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INSTALLATION

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ENGRAVED
BOTTLE
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5000
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MURAL
P
RAFAEL
BERNARDO

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THE PIANOFORTE
88 PAGES IN BLACK&WHITE

BOOK
DESIGN
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