Christoph Niemann, USA

AGI member since 1999

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After completing his studies at the Stuttgart Academy of Fine Arts, he moved to New York City, where he has worked as an illustrator, animator and graphic designer since 1997. In that time he has produced numerous covers and illustrations for the New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly and Atlantic Monthly. He has also been awarded honours from the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), the Society of Public Designers (SPD), the Art Directors Club (ADC) and American Illustration. His works have been featured in various design books and magazines. Along with his collaborator, Nicholas Blechman, he is the publisher of the artist’s book series, 100%, which he describes as presenting ‘editorial illustration without an editor’. The latest issue, 100 % EVIL, was published by Princeton Architectural Press. His first children’s book, The Police Cloud, will be published by Schwartz and Wade books in spring 2007.

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    Christoph Niemann, USA (1999)

    After completing his studies at the Stuttgart Academy of Fine Arts, he moved to New York City, where he has worked as an illustrator, animator and graphic designer since 1997. In...

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    Christoph Niemann, USA (1999)

      After completing his studies at the Stuttgart Academy of Fine Arts, he moved to New York City, where he has worked as an illustrator, animator and graphic designer since 1997. In that time he has produced numerous covers and illustrations for the New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly and Atlantic Monthly. He has also been awarded honours from the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), the Society of Public Designers (SPD), the Art Directors Club (ADC) and American Illustration. His works have been featured in various design books and magazines. Along with his collaborator, Nicholas Blechman, he is the publisher of the artist’s book series, 100%, which he describes as presenting ‘editorial illustration without an editor’. The latest issue, 100 % EVIL, was published by Princeton Architectural Press. His first children’s book, The Police Cloud, will be published by Schwartz and Wade books in spring 2007.