Contact:It’s Raining ElephantsEvelyne Laube & Nina WehrleReussport 56005 LuzernSwitzerland
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Hi there!It’s Raining Elephants is an illustration studio based in Lucerne. Since 2008, the two of us have been developing our own projects and commissioned work in a playful visual dialogue. Together, we create illustrated books, live visuals, and illustrations for diverse applications. In addition, we design and distribute the hoi ceramics line and teach narrative drawing at the Lucerne School of Art and Design and other institutions. Please don’t hesitate to contact us regarding commissions or collaborations. Or simply stop by for a visit—we’ll draw you a cake!
Guten Tag!It’s Raining Elephants ist ein Atelier für Illustration in Luzern. Seit 2008 entwickeln wir eigene Projekte und machen Aufträge in einem spielerischen visuellen Dialog. Wir zeichnen Bilderbücher, live-Visuals und Illustrationen für diverse Anwendungen. Zudem betreiben wir das Keramik Label hoi und unterrichten narratives Zeichnen an der HSLU Design & Kunst und an anderen Institutionen. Haben Sie Interesse mit uns zu arbeiten? Wir freuen uns von Ihnen zu hören. Kommen Sie uns besuchen, wir zeichnen Ihnen einen Kuchen!
Network and collaborators
• Illustrators Switzerland• Graphic design meierkolb
Awards & nominiations
• 2018: received a Certificate of Honour for Illustration, International Board an Books for Young People, IBBY• 2017: nominated for the Schweizer Kinder- und Jugendmedienpreis• 2017: nominated for the International Biennial of Illustrations Bratislava• 2015: selected as illustrators to take part in Transbook’s exchange program• 2015: nominated for the city of Lucerne’s Werkbeiträge • 2013: received the Hans Meid Award for book illustration• 2013: awarded the Grand Prix BIB at the International Biennial of Illustrations Bratislava• 2012: received the International Awardfor Illustration at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair• 2012: received the CJ Picture Book Awardin Korea• 2012: received a special mention at Illustrarte in Portugal • 2010: received a special mention at Fantoche in Baden, Switzerland • 2010: awarded the Bronze Peg Bar at the Animanima Festival in Serbia• 2010: received a special mention at Animated Dreams in Tallinn, Estonia• 2007: included in the 100 Best Posters 07: Germany Austria Switzerland exhibition and yearbook
CV Evelyne Laube
2016–present: teaches illustration at the Lucerne School of Art and Design and is the mother of Taio Amos 2014–present: lives and works in Lucerne 2011–present: works as a guest instructor at various art schools and institutions 2008–2014: lived and worked in Berlin 2008: worked as an intern at the BBK print studio in Bethanien, Berlin 2008: co-founded It’s Raining Elephants 2008: earned a Diploma in Illustration from the Lucerne School of Art and Design 2006: studied for a semester at the Academy of Fine Arts (AVU) in Prague with the Erasmus Programme 1982: born in Lengnau in the Swiss canton of Aargau
CV Nina Wehrle
2016–present: lives and works in Lucerne 2011–present: works as a guest instructor at various art schools and institutions 2013–2015: earned a Master’s Degree in Illustration at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW) 2008–2013: lived and worked in Berlin 2008: co-founded It’s Raining Elephants 2008: earned a Diploma in Illustration from the Lucerne School of Art and Design 2006: studied for a semester at the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig (HGB) with the Erasmus Programme
1984: born in Willisau in the Swiss canton of Lucerne
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