Pop with a Swiss tradition

One of the most exciting contemporary poster designers, Felix Pfäffli, appears at Otis Design Week in Los Angeles.

Event Details


Otis College of Art and Design
9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90045 United States


June 19, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm America/Los Angeles (UTC-08:00)



Felix Pfäffli founded Feixen after graduation in 2010 and on the same day created over 120 posters. Since then he has worked for publications including Fast Company and MIT Technology Review, cultural institutions Südpol and Salzhaus, and top brands Herman Miller and Reebok, among other clients. He calls his style “Pop with a Swiss tradition” and is known for his reductive, illustrative, loud, concise designs and vitality of colors.

Felix Pfäffli teaches at the Lucerne School of Graphic Design. In June, he and four students travel to Los Angeles to participate in Otis Design Week through multiple workshops hosted by internationally recognized artists whose practice exemplifies alternative practices.


Felix Pfäffli

In 2010, Felix Pfäffli graduated and started his own design studio, Feixen. In the summer of 2011 he began teaching at the Lucerne School of Graphic Design in the fields of typography, narrative design, and poster design. Since 2013 he has been a member of the AGI (Alliance Graphique International).






Photo: Myleen Hollero