that is me, Katja
A German by origin, having lived and worked in south of France and Paris for 8 years, married to an Indian and settled in Bangalore, India since September 2014.
An university degree in Visual Communication and 10 years experience as an Graphic Designer and Art Director both in agency and as Freelancer.
An expertise for print media : magazine, annual reports, brochures and branding, with a strong foundation in concept and story telling through visual communication.
An Anglo-Saxon approach to design and the background of a Bauhaus education.
A passion for photography and typography, different cultures and nature.
FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER & ART DIRECTOR since 2008
for the agencies Havas Worldwide, Carré Noir/ Publicis, W&Cie, Textuel, Ligaris, Eurokapi, …
(Renault, Peugeot, Orange, Colas, ATR, Michelin, Hilti,
La Poste, BIC, Sanofi, Hay Group, …)
ART DIRECTOR 2007-2008
Euro RSCG C&O Paris
(Orange, La Poste, RATP, Areva, Colas, Mc Donalds, ... )
ART DIRECTOR INTERNSHIP 2007
(Audi, Jaeger LeCoultre, Philips, …)
ART DIRECTOR INTERNSHIP 2005
Leo Burnett Francfort
(Fiat, Kellogg, Fissler, ... )
FREELANCE PHOTOGRAPHER 2002 -2005
PHOTO STUDIO ASSISTANT 2000-2001
Punkt 191 Chemnitz
FREELANCE PHOTOGRAPHER & WRITER 2008-2000
Freie Presse Freiberg