Photo: MSD/Parcours

Christina S. Zhu (M.A.) is an illustrator and designer from Germany. She is particularly fond of translating complex topics – such as politics of identity, intersectionality, social issues, and psychology – into sensible and responsible visual art. In her free time, Christina works with migrant groups that advocate for community engagement.
Available for freelance work. A full CV and testimonials can be requested via email.


ACUA Bottles, Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, AWO, Berliner Zeitung, Breathe Magazine, Büchner Verlag, Buzzfeed Germany, Commwork, Das Magazin, Deutsches Zentrum für Integrations- und Migrationsforschung (DeZIM-Institut), DGB (Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund), Eater/VOX Media, Futurium gGmbH, Gateway Magazine, Jaja Verlag, Konfuzius Institut, Korean Cultural Center Germany, korientation e.V., Krautreporter, NBC News, Neue Narrative, New York Times, Noema Magazine, Novum World of Graphic Design, PICUM: Platform for Undocumented Migrants, Psychologie Heute, Politico Europe, taz – die Tageszeitung, The Philosopher’s Magazine, Transform Magazin, Universität der Künste Berlin.


12.05.23–10.09.23 Generation* – Jugend trotz(t) Krise, Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen, Germany
04.05.23–07.05.23 ILLU23, Michael Horbach Stiftung, Cologne, Germany
16.03.23–2028 Zukünfte der Demokratie, Futurium, Berlin, Germany
04.12.22–15.01.23 75. Jahresausstellung Kunst aus Neuss, Kulturforum Alte Post, Neuss, Germany
30.08.22–04.09.22 Where do you think you’re going? On Spaces & Identities, Salon am Moritzplatz, Berlin, Germany
01.07.22–03.07.22 Microcosmos: Temporal Spaces and Uncertain Memories, Kunstraum Potsdamer Straße, Berlin, Germany
24.06.22–03.07.22 Hamburger Bilderbuchpreis, Fabrik der Künste, Hamburg, Germany
12.05.22–16.05.22 The Electrified Art Experience by Jaguar, Jaguar Premium Cars, Berlin, Germany
29.10.2021–31.10.21 Rundgang, Universität der Künste Berlin, Berlin, Germany
19.10.21–24.10.21 Fault Lines: Strike-Slip, Thalia Gaußstraße, Hamburg, Germany
22.07.21–25.07.21 Ilustrofest, Belgrade Fortress, Belgrade, Serbia
24.01.21–06.11.21 MOSAIC, aequa CC, Berlin, Germany
04.12.20–31.12.20 Salon der Perspektiven, atelier automatique, Bochum & Unterhaus, Oberhausen, Germany
18.06.20–01.08.20 Dyscorpia 2.1, Remote Exhibition
07.02.20–09.02.20 Parcours, Münster School of Design, Münster, Germany
23.04.19–30.06.19 Dyscorpia, Enterprise Square Galleries, Edmonton, Canada
11.04.19–21.04.19 The Gateway annual photo & art show, Café Mosaics, Edmonton, Canada
26.08.18–10.01.19 Im Japanfieber, Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen, Germany

Selected Press, Interviews:

Girlsclub Asia
Metttazzzine by Goethe-Institut
PAGE Magazin Portfolio of the Month
Parcours by Münster School of Design