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.

 

 

CV

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

 

 

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

 

Exhibitions

»Wer kann der Soll«, Gruppenshow, Kunstgruppe, Köln, 2019
»Die Natur der Dinge«, Galerie der Moderne, München, 2018
»Art Biesenthal«, Berlin, 2018
»You too«, Gruppenshow, Kunstgruppe, Köln, 2018
»Solid Air, Marsano Blumen, Berlin, 2018
»Wahnsinn«, Gruppenshow, Kunstgruppe, Köln, 2017
»Bling, Bling«, NRW-Forum, Düsseldorf, 2016
»Wonderplants«, Parkhaus, Berlin, 2015
»Kölner Klopfer«, Berlin, 2015
»The Journey«, IMM Cologne, 2014
»Art in Boxes«, Colette , Paris, 2013
»Strange Fruits & Other Stories«, Diesel Space, Tokio, 2013
»Sarah Illenberger«, Voo Store, Berlin, 2012
»Good Weather«, Gestalten Art Space, Berlin, 2011

 

 

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, Copenhagen, 2013

 

Photos: Jelka von Langen