About




Nando von Arb was born on October 10th 1992 in Zurich, Switzerland. He is a trained graphic designer since 2012. In 2018 he graduated in Illustration Fiction at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts. In 2019 his first graphic novel «Drei Väter» was published by Edition Moderne in Zurich. Since the end of 2019 he has been working as a freelance illustrator and author of comics in Ghent, Belgium, where he simultaneously obtains his Master in Fine Arts at the LUCA School of Arts.





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Contact




Belgium:
Nando von Arb
Molenaarsstraat 111 Box 44
BE–9000 Gent
n.vonarb@gmx.ch




Switzerland:

Nando von Arb
Seebahnstrasse 251
CH–8004 Zürich
n.vonarb@gmx.ch







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Exhibitions, Murals & Readings


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2020 – Solothurner Online Literaturtage – Readings Talks and Workshops  

2020 – Wortlaut St. Gallen – Reading and talk – Cancelled due to the Corona Virus
2019
– Lesereise 2019, Camera Lit Obscura, Wetzikon – Reading from «Drei Väter»
2019
– Open Books Frankfurt a. M. – Reading from «Drei Väter»
2019
– COZI Frankfurt a. M. – Reading from Drei Väter
2019
– Comicfestival Hamburg – «Sieben»Group Exhibition 

2019 – Bookpresentation «Real Talk» – Edition Zazel – at Convivio Zürich

2019 – Delémont’BD – Finalist Exhibition Prix Delémont with «Drei Väter»
2019 – Fumetto Festival Satellit – Paranoia Store Lucerne
2019 – Bookpresentation for «Drei Väter» at Never Stop Reading Zürich
2018 – Werkschau 2018 – HSLU Bachelors Exhibition, Messe Luzern
2018 – Art With Heart – Starkart Zürich
2017Kunstsammlung Zürich  – Ein Augenschein at Museum Haus Konstruktiv Zürich
2017 – Fumetto Festival – Poster Live Painting, Lucerne
2017 – Exhibition – HSLU IDA – Oil Series «Pestering Holes»
2017 – Gut Magazin – Crowdfunding Vernissage at Atelier Gut
2016 – Several small Graffiti at Restaurant Rechberg 1837– Zürich
2016 – Livepainting at Tarzan Store Viadukt – Zürich
2016 – Mural for Neusicht Festival – Neubad, Lucerne
2015 – Painting in two Elevators at Maaghof Zürich
2015 – Grafik 15 Livepainting
2014 – The art collection of Zürich bought some of my works 
2014 – Schaustellerei Dynamo Zürich
2014 – Blue Balls Festival Lucerne – Livepainting
2014 – DineUpArt Zürich – Livepainting and Auction
2014 – Artgau 2014 – Mural and Group Exhibition  – Brugg
2014 – Mural at Europaallee Zürich
2014 – Sponsored Booth at Grafik 14, Maag Halle Zürich
2014 – SCD II / Swiss Character Design II at Büro Discount Zürich
2013 – Calendarium Culinarium Launch at Bachsermärt Zürich
2013 – WineUpArt – Group Exhibition – Zürich
2013 – Jungkunst 2013 – Group Exhibition  – Winterthur
2013 – LivePainting Streetart Limited – Cabaret Voltaire Zürich
2013 – Triptych for Kulturbüro Zürich
2013 – Streetart  Archive – Calendar Exhibition
2013 – Livestream Mural – Comfortnoise
2013 – Sponsored Booth at Grafik 13 – Maag Halle Zürich
2013 – Red Bull Curates – Cooler Canvas
2012 – Group Exhibition Artyschocke at BLOK Zürich
2012 – Beboheme Group Exhibition – Zürich
2012 – Group Exhibition Untergang at Gang Club Zürich
2012 – Sponsored Booth at Grafik 12 – Maag Halle Zürich
2012 – Mural Vernissage at Tarzan Flagship Zürich
2012 – Degree Exhibition at Gestalterische Berufsmaturitätschule Zürich 
2012 – Degree Exhibition at Medien Form Farbe
2012 – Mural at Das Pure, Wetzikon
2011 – Designomat Zürich
2011 – Group Exhibition «Mir Händs Nötig» – Starkart Gallery Zürich
2011 – Exhibition at Café Zähringer Zürich
2010 – Fumetto Comic Festival – Competition Exhibition

Awards



2020Schweizer Kinder- und Jugendbuchpreis for «Drei Väter»

2019 – Shortlist of  the Rudolph Dirks Award for «Drei Väter»

2019 Appreciation Award – Fachstelle für Kultur Kanton Zürich for «Drei Väter»

2019 Finalist Prix Delémont’BD for the best swiss comicbook with «Drei Väter»
2018 – HSLU Illustration Fiction – Award for the bachelors project «Drei Väter»
2018 Zeugin-design Award for «Drei Väter»


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Selected Clients

Strapazin Magazin, Das Narr Magazin, Bildwurf Kinowerbung, Konservatorium Winterthur, Edition Zazel, Edition Moderne, Wortlaut St. Gallen, Le Monde Diplomatique, Bullinger Turnier Zürich, Vanguards Magazine, Slanted Magazine, Autonome Schule Zürich, Blue Balls Festival, Circolino Pipistrello, Fantoche Festival, ETH Zürich, Fotostiftung Schweiz, Misma Éditions, Fumetto Festival, Dr. Bähler Dropa AG, Gut Magazin, Hora’Band, Kulturbüro Zürich, Hochschule Luzern – Design & Kunst, MedienFormFarbe, Metzgerhalle Luzern, Miteinander Musik, Susanna Schwager, Myanh Clothing, Playground, Restaurant Rechberg 1837, Slow Food Youth, Lauter Label, Tarzan, Luusbuebe, Daneel R. Olivaw, Zweikommasieben Magazin, MC MR Bison, Berufsschule für Gestaltung Zürich, Source Associates AG.















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