ABOUT

Christian Ruess is a creative director, curator and photographer living in Berlin. Conceptualizing and executing at the same time, he collaborates with international brands, agencies and smart people, creating identities, campaigns and content across all platforms, in the fields of fashion, beauty and lifestyle.

His intention is to overlap different subjects like communication, design and art. Depending on the dimensions, his studio adapts to varying needs to turn projects into individual pieces of greatness. Over the years, his concepts have cut through the noise and gained major awards including Clio, Cannes Lions, ADC and NY Festival.

BRANDS 

About You, Alcina, Amazon, Amorelie, Audi, Apollo, BMW, Bosch, Beck’s, Bitburger, Bowers & Wilkins, Burger King, Bild, Campari, Descente, Deutsche Bank, Die Welt, DMAX, Eurowings, Gala, Germanwings, Hess Natur, Hornbach, IKEA, Interzum, John Frieda, Lamborghini, Lemonaid, Lidl, Lipton, Løre Originals, Mercedes-Benz, Mey, Mini, MS Dockville Festival, Otto, Porsche, John Player ­Special, West, Sixt, Škoda, Smart, Sebastian Professional, Sennheiser, Siemens, Sky, Subway, Sparkasse, Telekom, Tom Tailor, TUI, Tchibo, visitBerlin, VW, Vodafone, Web Summit, Wempe, Xing, XouXou, YUN, ZDF, Zalando and more

AGENCIES & PRODUCTIONS 

Dokyo, Freunde des Hauses, Heimat Hamburg, Heimat Berlin, Jung von Matt (Alster / Brand Activation / Elbe / 365), Kolle Rebbe / Accenture Interactive, Leagas Delaney, Lukas Lindemann Rosinski, Pacific Entertainment, Parasol Island, Philipp und Keuntje, Schipper Company, Select World, Tank Tank, Territory, Thjnk Berlin, Thjnk Hamburg, Überground, Upfront, Vice Media, We love Artbuying, Zauberberg, Zum Goldenen Hirschen and more

PUBLISHING & EDITORIALS 

Vogue Italy, L’Officiel, Schön Magazine, GQ Magazine, Leica Magazine, Vanity Teen, Quality Magazine, Croco Magazine, Œ Magazine, Odalisque Magazine, Ryker Magazine, After Nyne Magazine, Beautiful Savage Magazine, Durst Magazine, Kaltblut Magazine, Loved & Found Magazine, Cyte Magazine, Imute Magazine, Neo2 Magazine, AMEN F★SHION and more

EXHIBITIONS

2017 – 2019  Visual Host at Can Love be Synthie by Katja Ruge.

06.2019  Wir tun nur so by Julia Waldmann.

05.2019 Container Love Pop-Up-Gallery @Interzum.

09.2017  Container Love VI. Supported by Reeperbahn Festival.

07.2017  Container Love V. Supported by MS Dockville.

04.2017  Monster Nature. In cooperation with FRUITS.

10.2016  Container Love IV.

08.2016  Container Love III. Supported by MS Dockville.

08.2015  Container Love II. Supported by MS Dockville.

03.2015  The Big Picture, Bondi Beach, Australia.

03.2015  Month of Photography, Denver.

01.2015  Die Wanderer. In cooperation with photographer Sabrina Rynas & Jan Riephoff.

11.2014  Lost in Life. In cooperation with photographer Sabrina Rynas and stylist Melanie Bessler.

07.2013  Container Love I. In cooperation with photographer Sabrina Rynas.

AWARDS

Annual Multimedia Award, Art Directors Club, ADC Rookie Agency Of The Year, Cannes Lions, Clio Award, Cresta Award, Die Klappe, DMMA Onlinestar, Effi, Eurobest, German Digital Award, Lürzer’s Archive, Neptun Award, New York Festivals, Piaf Award, Red Dot Communication Design Award, Unruly Video Award, Spotlight Festival