Doppelganger by Gestalten Explores Unique Beauty and Self-Manipulation

By: Peter Vallas - Published: Mar 21, 2011 • References: shop.gestalten and planet-mag
'Doppelgänger: Images of the Human Being' by Gestalten is a unique book that is definitely hard to put down. This picture-filled book explores how we mask and reveal our inner selves.

Gestalten collaborated with several artists and visionaries in the field of fashion and design to create this inspiring book that showcases several different approaches of covering up and beautifying the human body. The book contains seven chapters -- Embody, Dissolve, Appeal, Reshape, Perform, Deform and Escape -- that showcase the unique technical manipulations we humans explore on ourselves and others.

'Doppelgänger: Images of the Human Being' by Gestalten is a must-read for anyone who is immersed in fashion, design and other various forms of art.