Sonja Stangl is an award-winning illustrator and visual communicator. She holds a degree in Multimedia Art and has always been interested in the interplay of different fields in the creative industries.
As an illustrator she works globally for big and small clients alike. Bringing her own visual language into children's books, advertising, animation and illustrating packaging for well-known brands.
As an art director she loves putting together a team of freelancers and leading big projects like creating infographics & explainer videos for the complete exhibition of a Museum for sustainable energies.
As a speaker and teacher at university, she talks about her work, designing relatable characters, the creative process and creating meaningful illustrations.
Awards & Recognitions
Two nominations at the Best Austrian Animation Festival 2022
Nominated for the Romulus Candea Preis 2019 with the picture book "Bear's Lost Hearing"
World Illustration Awards 2016 (shortlisted)
SONNENTOR, Mercedes Benz, A1, ÖBB, Freistaat Bayern (TFZ),The Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra, RAU, Pro Mente, Grafenegg, Österreichischer Integrationsfond, Österreichischer Alpenverein, Infoscreen, Beaver Brewing Company, Musikschulmanagement Niederösterreich, and others.
For commissions, enquiries, workshop bookings or just to say hi, please get in touch.