"Doublefaced 2015" is a series of 48 photographs from the oeuvre of Bieniek-Face by Sebastian Bieniek (B1EN1EK). It's a continuation of the "Doublefaced 2013" series, that Sebastian Bieniek started two years before.
The first (2013) serial contained 52 photographs, therefore the 2015 series starts with the photography no. 53 ("Doublefaced No. 53") and ends with the "Doublefaced No. 100".
To see the previous photographs please click here.
In opposite to "Doublefaced 2013", where the models came from the personal sourrounding of Sebastian Bieniek, the "Doublefaced 2015" models are
professionals and celebrities from Honk Kong, Austria, Russia, Germany Poland, Italy, Greece, Brauzil and Japan.
One can say "Doublefaced 2015" is more international, more professional and less documantery than "Doublefaced 2013".
One can also say that there is no "The Doublefaced Girl story" included, because there are to many different girls and also man to pretend there would be a main character with a certain story like it was in 2013 by he media claimed.
Also "Doublefaced 2015" were run by some topics like transgender for example (after the VOGUE NY, asked S. Bieniek for some "Doublefaced" pictures to be included in it's story of the same topic) or the theme of "hair" that was requisted by the
SZ Magazin (South Germanys largest magazine) or a shooting with the Hong Kong star Joey Yung that was requested by the Hong Kong based Broadway agancy, or the photographs that were made for the
Jacquemus show at the Paris Fashion Week
2015, or finally the last photography (no. 100) that was made for the Elpris music video in
Sebastian Bieniek made in this actually two years his experiences with magazines, musicians, fashion and agancies. Bieniek's Doublefaced was after two years - although the terrain shifted - still a hype.
The buisinessman Martin Ho, the manager Rudi Kobza and the art-expert and collector Yasmina Grabner from Vienna posing at Bieniek's studio for "Doublefaced No. 53", "No. 60" "No. 62" and "No. 63" (set 1).
- Set 1 -
Photographs shooted in february 2015 for the SZ Magazin. The topic of the series was "hair".
(Set 2 & 3)
- Set 2 -
On the 24th of april 2015 five "Doublefaced 2015" and two "Me & My Friends" photographs by Sebastian Bieniek (B1EN1EK) were published in South Germanys largest magazine SZ Magazin in an edition of more than 1.000.000 printed magazines.
Photographs shooted for SZ Magazine (set 2 & 3)
- Set 3 -
The photographs (set 4) of B1EN1EK's Doublefaced models of the show got a world wide media coverage and helped Jacquemus to get a day later the prestigious
- Set 4 -
Im mai 2015 the Hong Kong based agancy Broadway invited Sebastian Bieniek to make a photo shooting with Joey Yung one of the best known and popular Hong Kong based chinese singers (set 5).
In Hong Kong B1EN1EK made also photographs with the Hong Kong based russian model Sveta Barbachakova.
- Set 5 -
In the summer of 2015 the VOGUE NY contacted Sebastian Bienienk (B1EN1EK) for an collaboration. The magazine needed photographs for a transgender story.
In the following weeks B1EN1EK met some "male to female" and "female to male" models and made photographs with them.
- Set 6 -
In august 2015 B1EN1EK made japanese TV stars and a german model on japanse TV "ITTEQ - Let's’ challenge the World" doublefaced.
This show was seen by 20.000.000 japanese viewers in 2015 (set 7).
- Set 7 -
The last "Doublefaced" photographs were made during an documantiation for the arte Journal TV and a music video making that was based on B1EN1EK's work. The making of the video for the italian band Elpris took plase in the city of Macerata (set 8).
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