Chrigel Farner

Portrait Chrigel Farner
© Elodie Wolf

born in Schaffhausen (Switzerland) in 1972, and lives and works as an illustrator, comic artist and painter in Berlin. From 1989 he studied to become a scientific illustrator at HfG Zurich. In 1993 he published the comic album »Fliegenpilz« (tr. Deadly Toadstool), which tells the worrisome life of Harry, the family man, and his escape from a petit bourgeois everyday life. He has produced various comics and illustrations for »Strapazin«, »Das Magazin«, and »Le Monde diplomatique«.