Concept & Illustration
This time we’ve asked our artist, to introduce herself, by herself:
“I’m Katrin, but some call me Cindy Winkelried. It’s a weird story that I would be happy to
tell you another time. Born and raised on the beautiful Bözberg in the Kanton Aargau
(also known as the coolest Kanton in Switzerland, I heard), I moved to Denmark last April
and currently live in Copenhagen, where I work as a designer at a digital creative agency.
In my illustrations I always love to bring an edge. You know, a little humor or some jokes
that make you smile. But mostly, I love to hide easter eggs or insiders for my friends.
Often I take inspiration directly from them. And from everything else I love,
like dancing lindy hop, playing ping pong, old lamborghinis,
gruyère cheese, campari. Just the good things in life.
Some people say they like working with me, because I DO things,
instead of only talking about it. Sometimes I think we should be less afraid of the rules.
Less overthinking, more doing loco things that’s where magic happens
and unique characters and concepts get developed.
Zurich Tourism, Tibits, Ikea, Vice Magazine, Google, Youtube Kids, LG, Lego, Hive Club
and my favourite client: The Gonzo Club in Zurich. I also work with several musicians,
like the swiss rapper Stress and the international artists The Ting Tings.
My work won several awards. I found it very funny, when my drawing of
a penis won Silver in the Art Directors club in Switzerland. höhö.