Nagel Award


The packaging design of our Munken Works has been awarded with the Bronze “Nagel/Nail” at the ADC Competition 2014. As Gold and Silver were not granted we are even more […]

Paper as Haute Couture


“E-mails are like cheap clothing. But a handwritten letter or a drawing is the ultimate luxury: Haute Couture!” says publisher and printer Gerhard Steidl about his love of pens and […]

Munken Works at the Frankfurt Book Fair

Moved from Berlin to Frankfurt: the Munken Works Space. There at the book fair the former studio becomes a stage for the paper works of the artists Annemarie van den […]

Breathing Paper

Munken Works Finissage: Edith Kollath.

Edith Kollath – Behind the Scenes


Behind the scenes of Edith Kollath’s work.

Sandra Kühne – Finissage

Sandra Kühne finished her project “You Are Here”.

Sandra Kühne – Behind the Scenes

Behind the scenes of Sandra Kühnes “You Are Here”.

You Are Here


The second artist to move into the Munken Works Space is Sandra Kühne from Switzerland. “I like the term “You are here” on maps in public spaces, for example train […]

post o-f-f-i-c-e – Finissage


Sun Jung Hwang and Annemarie van den Berg finished their project post o-f-f-i-c-e, which focused on digital versus analogue communication. In this project people were invited to send emails. The […]

Behind the Scenes

Behind the scenes of Annemarie and Sun’s Post Office.

Work in Progress


Some impressions of Annemarie’s and Sun’s work.

Looking for Email

The first artists to move into the Munken Works Space are Sun Jung Hwang and Annemarie van den Berg. At the beginning of July they will start their project post […]

Munken Works scholarships confirmed


Jury selects four artists from the Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany and South Korea. 249 creatives and artists from 27 countries applied for the Munken Works scholarship. Now the jury members — […]

Big Thanks!

A big thankyou to all of you applying so numerously for the Munken Works Scholarship 2013! The jury will be pleased and challenged to judge your great entries form all […]

The film


“Paper in the Age of Digitization”, directed and produced by JUNO. Music by Oskar & Oskar (Bosworth Music GmbH).

Juror Gerhard Steidl – a portrait

Gerhard Steidl began working as a designer and printer in 1967, when he was just 17 years old. On the occasion of an Andy Warhol exhibition in Cologne the following […]

Behind the scenes


The first step is done. The modules are assembled, the paper is sorted. Our test setup in pictures.

Juror Roland Nachtigäller – a portrait


Roland Nachtigäller, born in 1960 in Dortmund, is an art historian. Since 2009 he has been artistic director of the Marta Herford museum. Nachtigäller studied art, German, visual communication and […]

Berlin is calling


We visited the apartment in Berlin where the Munken Works Space will take place. Great view!

Juror Czesława Frejlich – a portrait


Czesława Frejlich is a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow and a professor. She teaches design at the Faculty of Industrial Design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow […]

Munken Cube

The “mother” of Munken Works. The Munken Cube as a deformable concept furniture, sculpture and working tool inspired us to develop the idea of Munken Works.

Munken by Arctic Paper