Johnny Kotze is a South African based freelance illustrator and graphic designer with a crush on color, composition and nature. From the studio in Cape Town, his fantastical works escape from paper onto billboards, packaging design, magazine, posters, children's books and into commercial campaigns and art galleries, stretching over categories and across dimensions. Johnny studied graphic design at the University of Stellenbosch and has been working as illustrator, designer and typographer since 2004. His designs have received a number of awards from national to international competitions including Cannes Lions Advertising Festival and The Loerie Awards. His client list includes, among others, Coca-Cola, Apple, Orange Mobile, Mercedes Benz, British American Tobacco, Philips, American Express, BMW, Usborne, Havaianas, Simba, Nedbank, Multichoice and from Virgin Mobile to Virgin Airlines.
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