Place and Culture
Philip Reitsperger

Place and Culture is a collection of photo reportages combined with filed recordings about place and placemaking in various cultural backgrounds.

The reportages are collected by Philip Reitsperger, an Austrian designer. If you are interested in working with Philip or publishing part of his work please contact him here.

How does this website work?
Scroll down to browse various categories. Click on an image to access photos and recordings. Please allow some time. Within the reportages, the left/right navigation will appear as soon as the content is loaded. Enjoy!

The Materials of a 70ties Bedroom, Wolnzach, Germany

The cool, eloquent silence of a cathedral. The toneless noise of a room filled with frozen time. This is a place full of all the possible secrets that German culture hid behind built-in wardrobes. It is in mint condition. Everything fits. Everything works.

The Sounds and Smells of Printing, Wolnzach, Germany

German printer and media group Kastner AG has been a family business since the late 19th century. Ever since then the company has offered a full-service approach to delivering communication throughout a variety of analogue, and of course, digital channels.

Princelet Street, London, United Kingdom

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The Nights of Jerusalem during Shabbat, Israel

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Spaces and Structures

Cultural Practices

Places and People

Districts and Areas

Consumption and Materials

Music and Performance

Points of Interest

Thoughts and Writings


This website is owned and managed by Mag. Philip Reitsperger, MA. All content including pictures, sounds, and texts are protected by copyright. All rights reserved. Please contact Philip Reitsperger for permission to copy, distribute or reprint.