Maria Kleinschmidt, born 1981, is a Berlin-based visual artist, graphic designer, illustrator, and lecturer. For ten years she has been teaching in the field of art and design basics. She was a lecturer for fashion drawing at University of the Arts Berlin (2008–2013) and at HTW Berlin (2010–2011). More recently, she taught drawing and colour experimentation classes at FH Potsdam (2015–2017), where she herself had studied and graduated in Communication Design (2001–2007). She also holds a BA in Art History and Philosophy from Berlin’s Humboldt-Universität (2010–2015). As an illustrator she has two books published: Tante Karos Gefühl für Stil (2013) and Grand Paris (2017). As a graphic designer she works primarily in the field of culture, academics, and fashion.
Sale of original artworks via Saatchi Art
Stream of collages and drawings on Instagram/mariaremedioskleinschmidt
For retro style illustrations check out her other Instagram/mariakleinschmidt
Leopard activities on Instagram.com/leolized