Stephanie Wunderlich studied Communication Design at both FH Augsburg and ISIA Urbino and graduated with a degree in communication design. Based in Hamburg she works as a freelance illustrator for international magazines and publishers of books. She also teaches illustration, recently at the University of Applied Science Hamburg. Her favourite medium is paper collage. She creates her illustrations using digital as well as analog techniques (scissors and glue).

Stephanie is a member of the female artist collective, "Spring", which was founded in Hamburg in 2004, and which publishes an annual anthology of comics, illustrations and drawings. Each issue of "Spring Magazine" is dedicated to one particular theme, and features a wide variety of visual narratives.

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Clients: Die Zeit // Stern // Brigitte // Harvard Business Manager // Merian // Boston Globe // Geo Saison // Geo Wissen // Geo kompakt // Neue Züricher Zeitung // Süddeutsche Zeitung // Plansponsor // New York Magazine // Wall Street Magazine // Eltern // Impulse // Maxi // Dogs // Country // living at home // Bertelsmann Verlag // Gerstenberg Verlag // Hermann Schmidt Verlag // Cosmopolitan // Reader's Digest // Essen & Trinken // Manager Magazin // Stanford Social Innovation Review // Das Magazin // Focus // Human Empire // Bayer // Schering // Hamburger Sparkasse // Emotion // Ponton Consulting // Walrus Magazine // Quill & Quire // Eating Well

 
 

Teaching Experience: Muthesius Hochschule Kiel 2006-2007, HfK Bremen 2011-2012, HAW Hamburg WS 2013, WS 2015/16 SS 2016, FH Münster 2013-2014, FH Mainz WS 2014, FH Würzburg WS 2014, Workshop / Staatliche Akademie Stuttgart SS 2016, Workshop / Beijing Normal University Zhuhai/China May 2017

Awards: Art Directors Club Germany 2001, Gold Award 3x3 ProShow 2010, Merit Award 3x3 Pro Show 2011, 100 Best Award Creative & Quarterly 2013, Merit Award 3x3 Pro Show 2014, Honorable Mention 3x3 Illustration Awards 2016

Publications: Novum 5/2016, Freistil - Best of European commercial illustration 1-5, Lürzer's Archiv - 200 Best Illustrators 2007/2015, American Illustration Annual 2011/2017,  3x3 Magazine 2011, Illustration Now, Taschen Verlag 2011, Annual of illustration 3x3 / 7-8, Creative Quarterly 100 Best Annual 2014