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Inside Juerg Judin’s 1950s Converted Gas Station

This Shell station was built in 1954 and was abandoned in 1986 then sat empty until it was bought in 2005 by Juerg Judin, one of Berlin’s most influential gallerists. 3 years of work to rehabilitate the station with the help of BFS Design, they renovated the structure into an amazing live/work space with a…

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Erwin Blumenfeld Photography

A Dadaist collagist–turned-photographer, Erwin Blumenfeld began publishing his fashion shoots in magazines like Vogue and Cosmopolitan in the late 1930s. Working with print solarization and superimposition, and using mirrors and gauzy fabrics to divide photographic space, Blumenfeld transformed both the models and their clothes into collagelike elements. In Red Cross (cover for Vogue, above), 1945,…