daniel wiesmann
büro für gestaltung

köpenicker str. 147, d–10997 berlin
+49 30. 28 38 64 45

daniel wiesmann is a berlin-based graphic designer. he focuses on the conception and design of books, exhibition catalogues, and posters, as well as the development of visual identities.
born in 1978, he grew up in backnang, germany. he studied graphic design at the state academy of art and design, stuttgart in the class of niklaus troxler, during which time he was an intern at the studios of tamotsu yagi (san francisco) and peter buchanan-smith (new york). after his studies he moved to berlin where he worked with the graphic design studio cyan for three years.
in 2010 he set up his own studio in berlin mitte.







exhibitions / competitions


2018    TDC64 type directors club new york

        tokyo type directors club

2017    concours international d’affiches, chaumont

        typojanchi – 5th international typography biennale, seoul

        taiwan international graphic design award (judges’ special award)

        TYPE + TEXT – the year of the avant-garde, lodz

        8th china international poster biennial

        china tdc 2017 (typographic design in china), shenzhen

        anschlag – berlin. exhibitions in peking and macau

        touch – hong kong international poster triennial 2017

2016    100 best posters, germany, austria, switzerland

        shenzhen international poster festival (gold award)

        anschlag – berlin. exhibition at direktorenhaus, berlin

        golden bee. moscow int. biennale of graphic design

        chernobyl 30 + fukushima 5 – on invitation of »4th block«, kharkiv, ukraine

2015    100 best posters, germany, austria, switzerland

        anschlag – berlin. weltformat poster festival, luzern

        fête du graphisme, paris

        tokyo type directors club

        trnava poster triennial

        china international poster biennial

2014    100 best posters, germany, austria, switzerland

        die schönsten deutschen bücher (shortlist)

        agi international posters exhibition, são paulo

        fête du graphisme, paris

2013    100 best posters, germany, austria, switzerland

        china international poster biennial

        100 black and white posters from the collection brumnjak. weltformat festival, luzern

2012    warsaw international poster biennale

        international poster triennial in toyama

2011    new form int. graphic design exhibition. aaad prague / xinhua art district, fuzhou, china

2010    golden bee. moscow int. biennale of graphic design

2009    100 best posters, germany, austria, switzerland

        wendezeiten. 20 jahre danach. kunstmuseum dieselkraftwerk cottbus

        morakab (ink), int. exhibition of young poster designers, laleh gallery, tehran

2008    chicago international poster biennial

        concours international d’affiches, chaumont

        tokyo type directors club

        warsaw international poster biennale

2007    international stuttgart calendar show (gold award)

        type directors club new york

        tokyo type directors club

        red dot junior award

        best of unpublished german book design

        china international poster biennial

        lathi poster biennial

        neue fotoarbeiten: prof. alfred seiland und studierende. abk stuttgart

2006    plakate klasse troxler. abk stuttgart

        biennial of the poster in mexico

        trnava poster triennial

        international poster triennial in toyama

        international poster exhibition in tokushima, japan

        warsaw international poster biennale

2005    100 best posters, germany, austria, switzerland

        mayflies — young illustrators in germany. agi, berlin

        lathi poster biennial

2004    100 best posters, germany, austria, switzerland

        fifa host city poster competition, stuttgart (1st prize)

        korea int. poster biennale (silver prize, student section)







publications (selection)


2017    typojanchi 2017: 5th international typography biennale. ahn graphics

        life is orange (inno style), seoul, issue no. 25, spring 2017

2015    fête du graphisme 2. les éditions du limonaire & disponible à la boutique de la fête du graphisme

        fons hickmann, sven lindhorst-emme, weltformat (editors): anschlag berlin. seltmann+söhne

2014    collections fête du graphisme. textuel

2013    boris brumnjak (editor): 100 schwarz-weiß-plakate aus der sammlung brumnjak

2012    john foster: new masters of poster design volume 2. rockport publishers

2011    jianping he (editor): one by one. hesign

        sushi 13. art directors club of germany (adc)

        department of design: state academy of art and design stuttgart

2010    jackie herald: experimental pattern sourcebook. rockport publishers

2009    morakab (ink), int. exhibition of young poster designers. nashr-e-shar publishing, theran

2008    my life and view of design. new graphic journal, nanjing (china), vol. 17

2005    up and coming creators in the eyes of prominent designers. axis magazine, tokyo, vol. 116

2004    master & students / niklaus troxler & students. china youth press







collections (selection)


die neue sammlung – the international design museum munich

shenzhen graphic design association









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