In spring 2017 the Slanted editors embarked on their trip to Athens to take a close-up look at the contemporary design scene there. At the same time, the Documenta took place for the first time at two sites.
Melbourne based design studio Mildred & Duck were approached to create an identity for Souk, a new bar and restaurant, that would visually interpret their modern take on Middle Eastern food.
The Birthdays Design is the Graphic design studio of K. Yiannakopoulou & G. Strouzas, founded in 2013 and based in Athens, Greece. The studio works internationally and focuses in typographic systems.
Ross Paul McEwan is a print and graphic designer based in London, UK. This is a part of his personal and experimental work on which he has been working since the beginning of 2018.
Cansu Merdamert is an art director and illustrator based in Istanbul, Turkey. Her work is focused on logo, brand identity, packaging design & illustration.
Named after the Middle Eastern aubergine dish babaganoush, Baba G is a small rotisserie deli based in Johannesburg, South Africa, focusing on street food with a fusion of Afro-Mediterranean flavours.
‘Proud of Lithuania. A Fairy Tale by Sweet Root’ is a project by Vilnius based design studio Boy. The book is about the beauty of their motherland, Lithuania. The storyteller of this fairy tale is the ‘Sweet Root’ restaurant.