Carolin Wanitzek is an artist, scenographer and set designer from Mannheim/Germany who is specialized on crafted illustrations, window displays and stop-motion props. Working in the field of scenography she blends graphic design, set design and photography to develop concepts for extraordinary worlds. She designs three dimensional installations using various materials and constructs designobjects which appears in interior design and public places. Her work is published in digital media, magazines and catalogues. After graduating in graphic design and scenography she is working for national and international clients and is partner at OUI R Creative Studio. If you are interested in her work, or if you want to collaborate, just feel free to say hello. Her services for visual productions includes conception, realization, photography (if desired) and post-production.

Represented by WEART.CO


Beside her commercial work Carolin is also active in design education, giving frequent talks and workshops. She is teaching paper constructions and set design at the Mannheim University of Applied Sciences. If you want an insight into her working method there are some interviews including Shutterstock, Wired Mag, Fast Company and Grafik Magazine.

Worked for / with

La Mer Cosmetics, Fast Company, Nest, Sagmeister & Walsh, McCann Health, Hewlett Packard, Der Spiegel Wissen, Nido Magazin, Spektrum Verlag, BASF SE, Bundesdruckerei, Kidbox, Verlag Hermann Schmidt, Vadafone, Dearsouvenir, Umschau Verlag, SRH Holding, Popakademie Mannheim

Hafenstraße 25-27

68159 Mannheim


  • Portfolio Design and Self-Promotion,

  • CreateZine Issue 01, 2016
  • Design Origin Germany, victionary, 2016
  • Paradise of Paper Art 2, 2016
  • ABOUT Fanzine Edition no1, 2015
  • Scenographics, 2015
  • My Graphic DNA, 2015
  • komma 15, 2015
  • Zeste No 14 , 2014
  • Crave Magazine, 2014
  • Fricote Magazine No13, 2013
  • Etapes, 2013
  • komma 8, 2011
  • Papercraft 2, Die Gestalten Verlag, 2011


  • UBI BENE Magazine, Autum 2018
  • SWR2 Journal
  • Grafik Magazine, London
  • Wired Mag, New York
  • Fast Company, New York
  • Selekkt, Mainz
  • shutterstock/komma 18
  • Ignant, Berlin
  • Illustration Matters


  • German Design Award
  • ADC Germany
  • Red Dot Communication Design Award

Talks and Workshops

  • Ladies, Wine and Design Frankfurt, 2018
  • CAPTCHA Designfestival, 2017
  • Kunstpause Mannheim, 2017
  • AMD Duesseldorf, 2016


  • Wonderspaces
    2018, San Diego/USA

  • ING Creative Festival Dubai
    2016, Dubai / VAE

  • Photokina
    2014, Cologne / Germany

  • Medvedi – U cast Prolecu! Bears
    2014, Belgrade / Serbia

  • Create an Accident
    2014, Athens / Greece

  • Aesthetic Virology – solo exhibition
    2014, Mannheim / Germany