Studio Christian Ruess is a creative agency with its office in Berlin, shaping brands and creating campaigns based on culture-driven insights, telling stories of real life diversity. Led by award-winning creative director and photographer Christian Ruess, the studio offers a wide range of services with one aim in mind: putting the human factor back into beauty.

An extension of the studio is Container Love, an international platform for contemporary artists, exhibition series and online magazine focusing on queer culture.


About You, Amazon, Amorelie, Audi, BMW, Bosch, Beck’s, Bitburger, Bowers & Wilkins, Burger King, Campari, Cyte Magazine, Descente, Deutsche Bank, Die Welt, DMAX, Eurowings, Gala, Germanwings, H&M, Hess Natur, Hornbach, IKEA, John Frieda, Lamborghini, Lemonaid, Lidl, Lipton, Løre Originals, Mercedes-Benz, Mey, Mini, Otto, Peek & Cloppenburg, Porsche, Samsung, Sixt, Škoda, Smart, Sebastian Professional, Sennheiser, Siemens, Sky, Telekom, Tom Tailor, Tchibo, VW, Warner Music, Weekday, Wempe, Xing, XouXou, Zalando and more


Dokyo, Freunde des Hauses, Heimat Hamburg, Heimat Berlin, Jung von Matt (Alster / Brand Activation / Elbe / 365), Kolle Rebbe / Accenture Interactive, Leagas Delaney, Lukas Lindemann Rosinski, Pacific Entertainment, Parasol Island, Philipp und Keuntje, Saatchi & Saatchi, Schipper Company / YOU, Select World, Serviceplan, TankTank, Territory, Thjnk (Berlin / Hamburg), Überground, Upfront, Vice Media, We love Artbuying, Zauberberg, Zum Goldenen Hirschen and more


Vogue Italy, L’Officiel, Schön Magazine, Document Journal, GQ Magazine, Leica Magazine, Vanity Teen, Quality Magazine, Croco Magazine, Œ Magazine, Odalisque Magazine, Ryker Magazine, After Nyne Magazine, Beautiful Savage Magazine, Durst Magazine, Kaltblut Magazine, Cyte Magazine, Imute Magazine, Neo2 Magazine and more


11.2021 #LoveHasNoLabel, 07.2021 #VisibleLove. Together with Container Love and H&M Mitte Garten. 2017 – 2019 Visual Host at Can Love be Synthie by Katja Ruge, 06.2019 Wir tun nur so by Julia Waldmann, 05.2019 Container Love Digital Pop-Up-Gallery @Interzum, 09.2017 Container Love VI. Supported by Reeperbahn Festival, 07.2017 Container Love V. Supported by MS Dockville, 04.2017 Monster Nature. In cooperation with FRUITS, 10.2016 Container Love IV, 08.2016 Container Love III. Supported by MS Dockville, 08.2015 Container Love II. Supported by MS Dockville, 03.2015 The Big Picture, Bondi Beach, Australia, 03.2015 Month of Photography, Denver, 01.2015 Die Wanderer. In cooperation with photographer Sabrina Rynas & Jan Riephoff, 11.2014 Lost in Life. In cooperation with photographer Sabrina Rynas and stylist Melanie Bessler, 07.2013 Container Love I. In cooperation with photographer Sabrina Rynas


Annual Multimedia Award, Art Directors Club, Cannes Lions, Clio Award, Cresta Award, Die Klappe, DMMA Onlinestar, Effi, Eurobest, German Digital Award, Lürzer’s Archive, Neptun Award, New York Festivals, Piaf Award, Red Dot Communication Design Award, Unruly Video Award, Spotlight Festival and more