The R18 ULTRA CHAIR PUBLIC BETA Installation has been conceptualized and designed by Clemens Weisshaar & Reed Kram with Christoph Weisshaar, Carles Tomás Martí, Victor García Fernández, Michael Reiner, Joakim Dahlquist, Maurus Reisenthel, Christian Lungershausen, Andreas Wagner, Janina Joffe and Natascha Wloka. Produced and programmed by KRAM/WEISSHAAR AB Stockholm / Munich.
The Audi R18 ULTRA CHAIR has been designed by Clemens Weisshaar and Reed Kram developed in collaboration with Audi's scientists and technicians from the Lightweight Design Center in Neckarsulm and the Pre-Series Center in Ingolstadt.
The ULTRA JOURNAL is edited by Janina Joffe, designed by Bureau Mirko Borsche, Mirko Borsche with Markus Lingemann and published by KRAM/WEISSHAAR AB, printed in Hamburg, Germany in April 2012 in an edition of 96.000 Copies.
Unless otherwise specified, all diagrams, renderings, documentary photographs © Kram/Weisshaar AB
R18 ULTRA CHAIR slideshow image 1 © Tom Vack
ULTRA TECHNOLOGY slideshow images 2, 3, 4, 5 © Audi AG
THE DESIGNERS slideshow image 1 © Tom Vack, image 3 © David Levene
Audi Models p. 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 © Audi AG
Novelles en trois lignes p.4 © Félix Fénéon
Outrace YES p.7 © Frank Stolle
Stress-testing Michelangelo's David p. 8 © The Digital Michelangelo Project
Mars rover Curiosity p.8 © NASA
R18 Ultra Chair p.19 © Tom Vack
Double Club p. 21 © Attilio Maranzano, courtesy Fondazione Prada and the artists
Hypersky p.21 © Tom Vack
Portraits p. 21 © Mathias Ziegler