My name is Niklaus Knecht and im a swiss graphic designer based in Zürich and in the hilly province.

If you have any questions or interest in a collaboration feel free to contact and get to know me personally.


+41 (0)79 234 89 65        





2012 - 2015             Bachelor of Visual Communication 

2011 - 2012               Propädeutikum Zürich

2007 - 2010               Professional Bachelor of Arts and Design, Zürich (GBMS)

2007 - 2010               Apprenticeship as Graphic Designer, Zürich


Work experience


Since 2014                Art Director Diderot-Now, research work ZhDK

Since 2013                Graphic designer for the Pilot school,  Swiss Airforce

Since 2011                Graphic designer at

2007 - 2010              Apprenticeship at Schneider und Partner AG 

2007 -                          Freelance and independent Designer for several companies




2010                             Language studies in Liverpool  (Advanced)

2011                            Mandatory military service, Sergeant of a francophone squad



German (mother tongue)

English (Advanced)

French (fluent)


Program skills

Adobe Creative Suite, 

AfterEffects, Glyphs,

Cinema4D, HTML CSS (Basics)