Florian Thalhofer & Kolja Mensing


What is life like in the ghetho? Florian Thalhofer and Kolja Mensing spent the whole of August 2004 in a social housing project in Bremen-Nord.

Florian Thalhofer was born 1972 in a small town in the south of Germany. Lives and works in Berlin and Sydney. Florian Thalhofer studied at the University of the Arts Berlin (MA and Meisterschueler) and at UCLA, Los Angeles. 2001-2004 he was teaching at the University of the Arts. He invented of the [korsakow system], a software to create database narratives. Cofounder and coach at the Korsakow-Institute, Amsterdam. Picture-editor at? Deutsche Welle TV. Guest-Professor at the German Literature-Institute, University of Leipzig since October 2005. Mahmoud Hamdy – Born 1977 cairo, egypt. studied graphics at Helwan University faculty of fine arts, Bachelor degree of fine arts major: graphics / animation 2000, since 1997 working as Independent Film maker, from 2000 until now Senior graphic Designer at Equinox Graphics and Professional Photographer AT CAIRO TIMES © magazine.