Hi, my name is Raphael Ammann. I am a Swiss Designer who loves working with typography, photography and graphics. Giving things a visual voice is my passion!


Curriculum vitae

current: Junior Brand Designer at Hotz Brand Consultants
06/16-02/17: self-employed, working with great clients on awesome projects
10/15–11/15: Internship with Dalton Maag, London
09/13–06/16: Bachelor of the Arts in Visual Communication at ZHdK
08/12–07/13: School of Design Basel, Foundation Program
08/08–07/09: Cultural Exchange year in Chicago, USA
09/10–06/12: Foundation of product Pencilbook (pencilbook.ch)
08/07–12/11: Gymnasium, Major in Economics and Law (Matura 2011)


2017 novum 01.17 – Young Talents
2016 ZHdK Highlights 2016 Exhibition (Jail Chat)
2016 AVINA Award (Förderpreis), Intercultural Bachelor Project (Jail Chat)
2015 First place Redesign Branding competition for Emmentaler Schaukäserei
2015 Design of ZHdK diploma book
2015 Shortlist ZHdK diploma poster
2014 Second place, Internationl Moto Show poster competition
2014 Poster Exhibition «Design Dialogue, CH—UK», Swiss Embassy, London


Swiss German (mother tongue), German (mother tongue),
English (proficient, Level C2), French (basic, Level B1)

Software Skills

Professional in InDesign, Photoshop, Lightroom, Illustrator,
After Effects, Microsoft Office, Glyphs

Basic Skills in Cinema 4D, Premiere Pro, Unity, HTML, CSS,
PHP, Javascript, color management, Sketch