Even though Simon Griesser and Lip Comarella literally have an ocean between them during lockdown, the distance doesn’t stop them from working together ór give an online artist talk. Advices like “Make practice convenient.” or “Use tools. Don’t let them use you.” might make them sound like extremely practical men, but one look at their work makes you quickly realize: these men are real poets. This talk is filled with behind the scenes anecdotes and core values Salon Alpin have used to get where they are now. In short: all the good stuff.
The duo shared offices with Broken Rules which not only made them discover their drawing skills in VR, but also lead to a collaboration for Old Man’s Journey app. The game ended up being one of 2017’s best, winning a series of awards including Apple Design Award.