mail [at] helloyellowstudio [dot] com

idastr. 17 – 13156 berlin, germany
phone + 49 (0) 159 02852886


Zsuzsanna Ilijin is driven by the love for bright colours and graphic shapes. Characteristic to her work are the pure vector lines flirting with decorative shapes that bloom into bold and colorful compositions.

You can find her work in Newspapers, Magazines and Books from all over the world.

With many places to call home, Zsuzsanna has hungarian roots. She pursued her studies in communication design at the SABK in Germany and started her career in Amsterdam. Her designs has received plenty of awards from national to international competitions. Zsuzsanna works independently under the name Helloyellowstudio. Feel free to contact her in english, german, dutch or hungarian.

Selected to the best illustrators of Berlin in Page Magazine: Pagemagazin




editorial (selection)

Airbnb, Bauhaus Foundation Dessau, The New York Times, Havard Business Review, Die Zeit, Süddeutsche Zeitung, SZ-Magazin, Newsweek, De Volkskrant, De NRC, Züricher Sonntagszeitung, Die Staatstheater Stuttgart,

agencies (selection)

R/GA New York, WeTransfer, Van Lennep Amsterdam, Strichpunkt Stuttgart/Berlin, Fraunhofer IAO,

publisher (selection)

Seemann Henschel, DTV Verlag, Styria Verlag, Gottmer Uitgevers



American Illustration 38, 37, 35
Trnava Poster Triennal 2015, 2006
Int. Competition Chaumont Design Graphique 2014
Type Directors Club NY 2008, 2012, 2014
Golden Bee Poster Biennale 2010, 2012
Int. Poster Biennale Warsaw 2005, 2012
Startstipendium FvBK NL 2011
China Int Poster Biennale 2011, 2007, 2014
Gourmands Best Cookbook Illustration 2010
Art Directors Club Sushi Young Talent Award 2007
Ningbo China Int. Poster Biennale 2006
100 Beste Plakate Germany 2003, 2004, 2005, 2014
Internationale Kalenderschau 2006
Korean International Poster Biennale 2004
Output International Student Competition 2004, 2007


All about Maps, Sandu Publishers 2016
Around the World, Die Gestalten Verlag 2013
A Map of the World, Die Gestalten Verlag 2013
Experimental pattern book, rockport publishers 2010
Voodoofood, Styria Verlag 2010
Der perferkte Plan, Metermorphosen 2010
Small Studios, He Publishers 2009
Master & Students, China youth press 2004
100 Beste Plakate, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2014
TDC NY, 2012, 2008


Bauhaus Museum Dessau 2019
Kaohsiung Design Festival, Taiwan 2015
Alpha Beta Carta, Parc culturel de Rentilly 2014
Weather Agenda, Galerie Reinhold Maas 2014
Screenprints, Rosepistola, Munich 2013
It’s mee Gallery, Stuttgart 2012
Fernweh, Groupexhibition, Amsterdam & Enschede 2012
International Style Station, Depot BG, Amsterdam 2012
Dedicated to print, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam 2010
Villa Nuts, Groupexhibition LGC,Den Haag 2007
Mayflies – Young illustrators in Germany, AGI Berlin 2005

teaching & workshops

Bauhaus Museum Dessau 2019   FH Mainz 2016
Workshop ‘work & play’ Hochschule Munich 2013
One semester guest-lecturer in MIADA Chongqing, China 2012

design website Barbara Hennequin

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