Fanshop of Globalization – catalogue
January 2006 - Edited by: Friedrich von Borries and Matthias Böttger
Published by the German Federal Agency for Civic Education
Art Direction and Graphic Design: onlab, Nicolas Bourquin, Cathy Larqué, Maria Tackmann, Thibaud Tissot, Ursina Voellm, Ayelet Yanai
112 pages, 3 different papers, 13,5 x 21 cm, soft cover, german text, ISBN: 3-89331-684-1
04.05.–11.07.2006 FANSHOP OF GLOBALIZATION - TOUR
DORTMUND, COLOGNE, FRANKFURT, STUTTGART, MUNICH, LEIPZIG, HANOVER, HAMBURG, BERLIN
The 'Fanshop of Globalization' was a container touring Germany during the world cup in 2006 with the mission to explain global economic mechanisms, political circumstances and cultural contexts drawing from examples of the world of soccer. Soccer provides worldwide media networks with non-stop stories producing brand images worth billions of dollars while labor migration being as much part of the global soccer industry as social inequality.