»Imaginative illustrations on daily topics and current issues. Some critical of society, some winking or simply smiling. From cyberbullying, press freedom, exploitation of resources and burnout to the pitfalls of being in love. Statements emphasise, in the best sense, our everyday madness.«
On November 1st, I had the pleasure to be part of the Red Dot Gala taking place in the stunning concert hall of Berlin. My first book »50 Mindshots« has been honored by the prestigious Red Dot in »Red Dot Award: Brands & Communication Design 2019« – The distinction »Red Dot« has become established internationally as one of the most sought-after seals of quality for good design« (www.red-dot.org). Thanks so much to the panel of experts. Here are some insights from the amazing night.
This week I received the amazing news that my book »50 Mindshots« earned recognition from the panel of experts and received the prestigious Red Dot in »Red Dot Award: Brands & Communication Design 2019« – The distinction »Red Dot« has become established internationally as one of the most sought-after seals of quality for good design« (www.red-dot.org). After the bronze nail by the »Art Directors Club 2019« and the Merit award by »3×3« I feel very honored that this project, which started as a purely personal passion receives so much recognition by experts all over the world. Thanks so much to the jury. I am looking forward to the ceremony in November in Berlin.
I am very happy that three »Mindshot« illustrations earned Honorable Mentions and that my book »50 Mindshots« received a Merit Award in this years 3×3 Pro Show No. 16. Many thanks to the judges and to Charles Hively.
My first book »50 Mindshots« has been awarded by the prestigious Art Directors Club (ADC) with a bronze nail in the category »Illustration: Free work«. It is such a great honor. Thank you to the jury of the ADC Award 2019. Here are some insights from the show.
This year the second Mindshot-illustration has been selected by the judges for the 3×3 Illustration Annual No. 15. Before it will be published, I would like to share with you the winning illustration of 2017 »Freedom of the press«. Thanks a lot to the 3×3 Magazine.
Last week an article about my book »50 Mindshots« was published in the local newspaper »Die Glocke«. Thanks to Alfred Mense for the visit and the kind words. You can read the article here.
Find the book on Amazon.de, Amazon.com and on Amazon.co.uk.
I’m so honored to be selected once again for the new edition of Luerzer’s Archive – 200 Best Illustrators Worldwide 18/19. Luerzer’s Archive is a bi-monthly magazine for the advertising industry which features advertising campaigns for print and TV from around the world. It has been described as »one of the foremost advertising magazines in the world«. In 2011 they began to publish the 200 Best series and I’m glad to be part of the recent issue.
I am very glad for a special delivery today – just received my personalized trophy from the Communication Arts »Award of Excellence 2018« for the winning entry “Mindshot: Freedom of the press”. Thank you so much Communication Arts!