10 Questions: Ralph Anderl from ic! berlin
What are five keywords to emotionally describe your eyewear?
Screw less, metal, sexy, simple, berlinish, germanish, ralphish
Who is one celebrity you would like to see with your glasses?
Where do you take your overall inspiration?
“Kika News” and “Heute Journal”
What were some of the most important milestones after founding the company?
Starting our own production – being divorced from my partners – having Mr. Friedrich Liechtenstein living the company.
How many pieces of eyewear have you created so far?
1.378,4 plus seven kids glasses and our mini glasses for animals, which makes the 0,4 factor…..
What is the main attraction of eyewear design to you?
Being in the middle of every bodies face – on the eyes, where you look first if recognizing somebody.. THE EYES!
Whats the hardest part about designing eyewear?
The nose pads
Where do you get the inspiration for your creative design work?
Which persons has made a lasting impact on you?
John Hammer / Friedrich Liechtenstein / the “Kackvogel” (biggest impact)
What separates your label from other eyewear manufactures?
We are real. We are a culture company. We are the sheet metal glasses company in Berlin…