Sarah Illenberger

Sarah Illenberger is a Berlin-based artist, illustrator and designer. Her visual language is defined by giving common things a new meaning. She creates installations using various materials and techniques, which are then photographed or presented in public places. Her work appears in books, magazines, digital media and window displays. She also produces limited editions and design objects.

Photo: Felicitas Fischer

C.V.

1976 born in Munich
1998 Chelsea College of Art & Design
2000 BA Hons Graphic Design at Central Saint Martins
2001 founded jewellery label: »Sarah & Patrik Design«
2002-2007 designer for Neon Magazine
2010-11 guest professor at UDK/Berlin
since 2007 studio in Berlin
2016 Art Residency Villa Lena, Tuscany

TALKS
Forward Festival, Munich/ Zürich, 2018
Forward Festival, Vienna, 2017
Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, 2016
Toca Me, Munich, 2016
Typo, Berlin 2014
Pictoplasma, Berlin, 2014
Offset, Dublin, 2014
Here, It´s Nice That, London 2013
Papier Hier, Antalis, Amsterdam, 2013
We love Graphic Design, Lynfabrikken, Copenhagen, 2013

EXHIBITIONS
»Art Biesenthal«, Berlin, 2018
»Bling, Bling«, NRW-Forum, Düsseldorf, 2016
»Wonderplants«, Parkhaus/ Berlin
Kölner Klopfer 2015
IMM Cologne “The Journey”
Colette “Art in Boxes”
Diesel Tokio “Strange Fruits & Other Stories”
Voo Store “Sarah Illenberger”, 2012
Gestalten Art Space “Good Weather”, 2011

CLIENTS

EDITORIAL
Zeit Magazin
SZ-Magazin
The New Yorker Magazine
Neon
Nido
Stern
Time
NYT Magazine
The Weekender
I Love You Magazine
M Magazine Le Monde
Wallpaper
Architectural Digest
Port Magazine
Sleek
The Observer Magazine
Plant Magazine

ADVERTISEMENT
Hermès
Mercedes Benz
Aldi
Taché Diamonds
USM Haller
Smart
Nike
Schiesser
Nomos
Suez
Sévigné
& Other Stories
Breuninger
FSB
Mykita
COS
Good Year
Fruit of the Loom / Seek no Further
Monoprix
Helvetas
Kipling
Printemps
Triumph