About > Marco Wagner Veitshöchheim, Germany
Marco Wagner was born in 1982 in central Germany in a small Bavarian town called Würzburg. He has been working as an artist / illustrator in Veitshöchheim (near Würzburg) since 2006. Marco loves to work with a mix of techniques such as acrylic, pencil, cut paper, crayons etc... His exhibition work is mostly acrylic on board and pencil on paper. His studio space, which he also uses for reading and listening to music, is a room in his flat which he describes as split into two areas: his clean area and his messy area. In his free time, Marco loves to cook, have dinner with his family and friends, take long walks through the forest or just spend time in the sun.
Marco is married and has 2 childrne; Paula, 4, and a new arrival named Klara.
His recent awards include: Merit Award 3x3 Student Show 2007, NY; Award of Excellence, CommArts Illustration Competition no.49, USA; Finalist, European Design Awards 08, Athen; American Illustration 28; Bronze 3x3 Professional Show 2009, NY; American Illustration 29; Award of Excellence, CommArts Illustration Competition no.51, USA; Merit Award 3x3 Professional Show 2010, NYRecent Publications include:
200 best Illustrators worldwide by Lürzers Archive 09/10 + 11/12
Empty Magazine #16, AUS
Illustration Now! 3 Taschen
American Illustration 28 + 29
DPI Magazine, Taiwan
Göoo #9, ARG
Calendar/Diary 2011 Taschen
DasMagazin Nov. 2010
Illustration Now! Portraits, 2011 Taschen
Illustrators Unlimited, Gestalten, 2011
Fresh 3 Cutting Edge Illustrations, by Slanted 2011