Visual CV

Seit 08.2016
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Safiental. Photo: Safiental Tourismus

Safiental 2016. Photo: Safiental Tourismus

The Books: I changed my self several times.

Autobiographical writing project. «I changed myself several times». Book covers.

Sommer 2016, Greina Hochebene. Rein da Sumvitg. Photo: Swiss Greina Foundation

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Mountain flower, Türkenbund. Photo: Susanne Jäger.

Blinder Fleck

Blinder Fleck / blind spot / discus nervi optici

06.2014 – 07.2016
Leiter der Kreation, Art Director, visueller Gestalter, Ausbildungsverantwortlicher. Blue Spirit Communications, Zürich

Art Director, Blue Spirit, Schlieren, Zurich. Photo: Die Sarah, 2016

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Guests attend the Award Night during the Zurich Film Festival on Oct. 2, 2015 in Zurich, Switzerland. Yvonne and I. (Source: Luca Teuchmann/Getty Images Europe)

Salt.

230 different POS tools redesigned and conceived, appropriate materials and papers set and produced at time. We have developed the design guidelines of the new brand for the POS. Launch Salt 24.04.15

02.2000 – 05.2014
Grafiker, Geschäftsführer und Inhaber. Netzprinz GmbH, Zug

I started my own business as a graphic designer in Zug in 2000.

I started my own business as a graphic designer in Zug in 2000.

Lena

Lena grew up. She was born in 2001.

APK All Erde

All und Erde. Universe and earth. Annual reports for Aargauische Pensionskasse APK.

Beagle

My son Diego built a ship for me. The Beagle.

In 2009, we moved to new rooms and changed of the company into a GmbH.

In 2009, we moved to new rooms and changed of the company into a GmbH.

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Markus Stricker, DGX AG und ich, Netzprinz GmbH, 2010. Photo: Carlo Schüller

Büro Sumpfstrasse

17 square meters office.

Die Panne

For Adalbert Iten, my grandpa «Die Panne». Based on Friedrich Dürrenmatt’s «The Breakdown». Cover.

Weltformt: 10 years Netzprinz

Weltformat: 10 years Netzprinz. Poster as a thank-you to customers. What had accumulated over years of thoughts, ideas, stories, pictures and notes I collaged to a Weltformat poster.

Vater

I visited my father in the Seetalhütte.

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The Family. First communion of Lena. Photo: Markus Steiger 2011

Lake Zug with Diego

Lake Zug with Diego, 2007

I and best friend Werner T. Fuchs, writer.

Hans auf dem nach Hauseweg

Great Days at Home. I had plenty of time for the children.

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Expo02, The Blur Building Yverdon-les-Bains, Photo: Diller & Scofidio

In the office. Photo: Attila Morocz 2003

Papa died

Pope John Paul II died 2005. Illustration.

Werbekarte A5 „Ochsentour“, 2003

07.1997 – 01.2000
Grafiker und Internetverantwortlicher, Marketing und Kommunikation AAZ, Arbeitsamt der Stadt Zürich

In 1999 we found a small house with a big garden for Yvonne, two children an me in Bonstetten.

In 1998 we found a small house with a big garden for Yvonne, two children an me in Bonstetten.

Familiy.

Diego was born in 1999.

Nokia 1999

I bouhght my first Handy in 1999.

AAZ news paper „der Faktor“

I married Yvonne.

Museum of Design Zurich. AAZ Weltformat Poster „B Werbung“

01.1997 – 06.1997
Sabbatical in Brasil

Casa de Jorge

The research station «Casa de Jorge»

Casa de Jorge

Once I built a little house close to the sea. Two rooms and a shower. Every man must built a house once in a lifetime with his own hands.

Casa de Jorge

The garden at this time.

03.1994 – 12.1996
Atelierleiter bei Epper, Büro für Kommunikationsdesign, St.Gallen

Mandala 7

I lost myself an draw Mandalas. Mandala 7.

Bioforce Key Visuals

Logo: World Skills 1997, St.Gallen.

Sítio Jorge

I dreamed Sítio Jorge e Yvonne.

04.1993 – 02.1994
Sabbatical in Itacaré, Bahia, Brasil

Estrelas do sul

Hundred nights I looked at the stars in the southern hemisphere. I saw them all. The Southern Cross. Neocolor

Grem, Markus, Gregor, Jorge (clockwise from top left), Photo 1994

Canoa no. 1

When Thomas died in November 1993 (Canoa no. 1), colored pencil

Apartamento Jorge

O apartamento de Jorge (left side)

Cover: Aginaldo. The sea. Photo: Markus Steiger 1994

01.1991 – 03.1993
Grafiker bei Epper, Büro für Kommunikationsdesign, St.Gallen

Apple Macintosh IIfx

My first Computer for Graphic Design. Apple Macintosh IIfx. It was magic.

07.1990 – 12.1990
Grafiker bei Siggwart, Grendener & Lanz, Zürich

Max und unser Hermes-Baby

I sent some written words to Max in Berzona. I know, there was nothing to reply. Max used the papers to make fire in camino. Max and the Hermes baby. Collage 2014.

Macintosh

The creative director bought a machine.

08.1988 – 06.1990
Grafiker bei Young & Rubicam (Y&R), Zürich

Lembrar

Castro Campos. Lembrar. A trip to São Paulo 1990. Cover.

Dannemann

Fotoshooting with Alberto Venzago for Dannemann publicity campaign. Locations in São Félix (Bahia), Paraty (Rio de Janeiro) and São Paulo.

01.1987 – 07.1988
Kellner in der Genossenschaft «Restaurant Rose», Tagungszentrum WWF und ProSpeciaRara, Stein AR

Zürcherstrasse, St.Gallen

I lived with my brother André in a big flat at the Zürcherstrasse in St.Gallen. We lived like artists an we worked a lot. Collage.

03.1983 – 12.1986
Grafiker bei Epper AG, Büro für Kommunikationsdesign, St.Gallen

Bildermacher

I painted. I believe the paintings were not bad. At the end I stopped. I lived like a existentialist. Only money for bread. Friends supported me. I never want to miss this time.

Infinity

No title. Acrylic on paper

schalenbild

Bowls gather the rain

My XT

With Graziana in Sardegna. The XT.

04.1976 – 08.1982
Gestalterischer Vorkurs an der Kunstgewerbeschule, St.Gallen und Lehre zum Grafiker bei Tachezy, Kleger & Partner, Werbeagentur, St.Gallen.

Francis Rolf

I’m studying graphic design at Ruedi Tachezy in St.Gallen. I made military service (1980), bought a blue Vespa and moved to St. Gallen.

Grosse Väter

At the art school in St.Gallen I wore grandfather Karl’s jacket. (Book Cover)

Tachezy was a St.Galler graphic designer and advertiser. In his studio people from politics, business, art and culture met. Charles Keller (Designer), Herbert Maeder (Photographer), Hansruedi Buob (Designer), Jost Hochuli (Typographer) and many others.

Tachezy was a St.Galler graphic designer and advertiser. In his studio people from politics, business, art and culture met. Charles Keller (Designer), Herbert Maeder (Photographer) and many others. Book above: Richard Paul Lohse, Josef Müller-Brockmann, Hans Neuburg, Carlo Vivarelli; Neue Grafik, Verlag Otto Walter AG, 1958

Alphabug OPEN–CLOSED, Jost Hochuli's Alphabugs; Type Agfa Compugraphic. © Agfa Corporation, Wilmington (Mass.) USA

Jost Hochuli’s Alphabugs; Type Agfa Compugraphic. © Agfa Corporation, Wilmington (Mass.) USA

Sandinstallation Roman Signer 1981, Fribourg

In 1981 I saw the „Sand Installation“ of Roman Signer at exhibition Fri-Art’81 in Fribourg. Sand flowed through a small hole in the ground through several floors. I was touched, I was delighted.

Nastassja Kinski

Remember Sunday evening in late March 1977. The TV. series „Tatort“, „Reifezeugnis“ with Nastassja Kinski. I saw the movie in the living room with my parents. I felt uncomfortable during the naked scenes. My body glowed. I dreamed.

 

31.1960 – 03.1976
Childhood

Stürmer

We were boys, playing football

This photo, from NASA TV, shows one of the Apollo 11 astronauts on the lunar surface after landing from a new digitally refurbished version of the original moon landing video unveiled in Washington Thursday, July 16, 2009. After NASA couldn't find its original videotapes, NASA and a Hollywood film restoration company took television video copies of what Apollo 11 beamed to Earth on July 20, 1969, and made the pictures look sharper.(AP Photo/NASA TV)

This photo, from NASA TV, shows one of the Apollo 11 astronauts on the lunar surface after landing. Beamed to Earth on July 20, 1969. (AP Photo/NASA TV)

Helme Heine, Kinderbuchautor