Agathe Hennig

Invited to the 2018 Books & Music Festival

Agatha Hennig began his job as a graphic designer in cosmetic packaging, for six years even making a one-year detour to Montreal. Back in Paris, she had the opportunity to illustrate the cookbooks of Michelin-starred chefs Alain Ducasse and Jaques Thorel (Hachette).

His experience as an artistic director allowed him to glimpse the profession of illustrator in another way by proposing entirely thought out and completed projects to publishers; she created, illustrated and wrote a collection at Gallimard jeunesse, "Le petit maraîcher" in 1998 (6 books).

In 99, she imagined and illustrated at Mango Jeunesse, a collection on complexes: "Je suis comme ça", written by Didier Dufresne (12 books), then at Hatier in 2000, a collection on moods, "It depends on whether »(6 books) then at Mango jeunesse in 2001, an astrological series« L'astro des petiots »(12 books).

The same year at Play bac-petit musc, the collection "Les Amis mots" (3 books), and finally in 2003 an album at Hachette on the seasons: Let's walk in the months, Then The planet on the plate, followed by The pastry on the plate, two cooking albums in 2004 at Mango Jeunesse. In 2006 she created and illustrated the collection with 4 “10/10” chefs at Agnès Vienot éditeur (4 books). In 2013 & 2014 she illustrated Plush et SOS Doudou Gründ editions.

At the end of 2015, she created her small publishing house “Ah!”, Based in Trouville, where she has published 9 books to date.


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