Wibke Bramesfeld is an independet graphic and communication designer. She specializes in visual communication and graphic design with a focus on book design, however her background in advertising and photography prevails accordingly.
Her self-initiated projects show a strong focus in tackling social and cultural topics and she mainly creates visual narratives and stories, set in todays complex environment. In her view, a designer’s quality lies in the ability to transform information into visual images and its general accessibility.
She is currently based in Eindhoven, the Netherlands and works amongst others as a freelance Graphic Designer for Onomatopee Projects. She is always interested in meeting new people so feel free to contact her for business inquiries or collaborations at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2017—2019 Master of Arts; Information Design, Design Academy Eindhoven, NL
2012—2016 Bachelor of Arts; Communication Design, PBSA/Hochschule Düsseldorf, GER
08.2014—01.2015 Högskolan för design och konsthantverk, Göteborg, SWE
08.2019 Freelance Graphic Designer for Onomatopee Projects, Eindhoven, NL
2012—present; independent graphic designer
clients include: Design Academy Eindhoven, NL / Marc O´Polo Accessories GmbH, GER / Utimaco GmbH, GER / Alexandra Seuß Jewellery, GER / Karin Heimberger Jewellery, GER / Tätowiermanufaktur — Joanna Pölck, GER
01—06.2017 Internship graphic designer; Verlag Hermann Schmidt, Mainz, GER
10—12.2016 Graphic designer; Utimaco, Aachen, GER
12.2013—05.2016 Graphic designer and assistant photographer; Echtzeit, Düsseldorf, GER
06—08.2012 Internship graphic design; Echtzeit, Düsseldorf, GER
04.2011 Internship TV production; wellenreiter.tv, Cologne, GER
09.2018 Exhibition “Overturning Othering”, Den Haag, showing „Decentralizing the Peace Palace“
20.09.2018 Talk “Decentralizing the Peace Palace” presented during “Hague Talks — How can we invest in sustainable peace?”
07.2018—01.2019 Founding Member of the Lecture Committee at Design Academy Eindhoven,
producing the “Identity Lecture Series“ hosting talks by Michael Oswell, Simone Niquille and Studio Folder
and the “DAE Lecture Series” hosting lectures by Lidewij Edelkoort and The Future Laboratory.
The DAE Lecture Series were founded by Design Academy Eindhoven, the Student Council DAE and Mia Tamme, Sina
Grebrodt, Sarah Fitterer, Delphine Lejeune & Wibke Bramesfeld
12.2017—03.2019 Member of Student Council at Design Academy Eindhoven
10.2016—01.2017 Exhibition “Sprache als Ereignis. Ein allegorischer Liebesbrief” Heinrich-Heine-Institut Düsseldorf
07.2016 Exhibition Werkschau, Graduation Show, Hochschule Düsseldorf
11.2015 Workshop at Columbia University & Barnard College NYC, USA with Kadambari Baxi
11.2015 Excursion to NYC, USA with Prof. Gabi Schillig, including Meetings with Lance Wyman and Milton Glaser,
founded by the German Academic Exchange Service
11.2014 Producing of #HDKinvites; an event with workshops & lectures together with fellow students at HDK, Göteborg,SWE