Julia Otterbach Design develops and designs brands, books, magazines, exhibitions, packaging and websites. It all starts with an appealing idea, from which a continuous communication concept is derived. It’s done together with a network of specialists – and for the most optimal solution.

Julia Otterbach is an award-winning communication designer. After studying at the State Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart and working for “De Designpolitie” in Amsterdam as well as “Pentagram Design” in New York, she founded her own design office in Munich. She is engaged in design juries and teaches editorial design at the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences.


  • A.T. Kearney
  • August Dreesbach Verlag
  • Axogen
  • bearideas
  • BMW Group
  • Brainlab
  • Citeo
  • Dorling Kindersley Verlag
  • Droemer Knaur
  • Google
  • Hubert Burda Media
  • Julia Fischer
  • Lange & Söhne
    Marc Engelhardt
  • METER Group
  • MINI
  • Munira Abdulrahman
  • Panoorama Designbüro
  • Red Bull Media House, Benevento Publishing
  • Rolls-Royce Motor Cars
  • Škoda
  • Stadt München
  • Süddeutsche Zeitung
  • Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin
  • Süddeutscher Verlag
  • Suez environnement
  • SZ Scala
  • TU München
  • z’wein


  • Joseph Binder Award, Distinction
  • German Design Award
  • Best of Content Marketing, Silver
  • Fox Awards, Gold
  • TOP/COM, Silver
  • Gourmand International, Best in the World
  • Art Directors Club Deutschland, Bronze Nail
  • Best of Unpublished German Bookdesign
  • Lucky Strike Junior Designer Award, Special Recognition


  • Text and editing
  • Arno Makowsky
  • Christoph Henn