I am delighted you want to find out more about me personally, however please talk to my agents about commissions as they handle all of that for me. I look forward to working with you.
FOREAL

FOREAL

About
Impressions
Interview
FOREAL are former media designers now completely concentrating on creating work in 3D. Their work incorporates all kinds of typographic solutions.
Question: What drew you to illustration/design? FOREAL: Taking some bypasses as a media designer and studied designer we turned our passion into our profession. Question: Do you have any formal design training? FOREAL: Not quite as we both studied graphic design. The enthusiasm for illustrious and 3D lettering was triggered by free work. Question: Where do you live? FOREAL: Our studio is situated in historic rooms of an old depot, in the heart of the oldest city in Germany, Trier. Question: Can you describe your studio for me? FOREAL: It features a casting sofa, a coffee machine, a board with design books and lots of retro-kitsch. The heart of our studio is a long wooden counter with our work places. Question: What is your biggest inspiration? FOREAL: Design trends, contemporary art and most of all the everyday stuff. Question: How do you get the best ideas? FOREAL: After getting up in the mornings, at sports, generally in those times that we don´t spent at the computer. Question: What technique do you use? FOREAL: We mostly start with analog or digital scotches. The elaboration is completely digital. Question: Tell us about a favorite project you have recently completed. FOREAL: We enjoy the free and non commercial projects the most. Question: Who are your illustration heroes? FOREAL: Bob Ross and Tom Finland. Question: Do you keep a sketchbook? FOREAL: Yes, too many and most of them uncompleted. Question: What are your hobbies? FOREAL: Besides bodybuilding and auto-scooter we don´t have any hobbies. Question: If you were not an illustrator, what would you be? FOREAL: Astronaut, firefighter or stuntman. Question: Who would you like to meet? FOREAL: Bob Ross. Question: If you could travel back in time, where would you go to? FOREAL: Back to the 80s and travel back to the future with Doc and Marty McFly. Question: What kind of music do you listen to? FOREAL: We are pretty open to a lot of different kinds like Hamburg school, jazz, indie over to electronic music. Question: What is the funniest thing you have ever done? FOREAL: Our former boss was on the phone with a client while we sat in the same room and he burped very loudly into the phone. The simple excuse was: "These things happen". Question: If you won the lottery, would you still work as illustrator? FOREAL: We don´t play lotto. Question: Do you collect anything? FOREAL: Experiences and skills. Question: Do you have a favorite game? FOREAL: The game with the crocodile.

Ausgewählte Kunden:
Mercedes Benz, Hugo Boss, Base, Constantin Film, Red Bull, Scientific American

Favourites
Arbeitswerkzeug: Block und Bleistift, Wacom
Kunstgalerie: PS1. Contemporary Arts in Queens
Essen: Burger & Sushi
Getränk: Kaffee
 
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