Artist, Photographer, Filmmaker & Creative Director
Art, Photography & Film
Alexandra Lier received her degree in art, film & photography at the Frankfurt Academy of Communication and Design. Before attending university she worked in her own black-and-white darkroom, experimenting with different materials and techniques. As a photographer and photojournalist she works for magazines and brands. Her work has been featured in many magazines, blogs, newspapers and shown on art shows like Scope Basel and Bloom Cologne. Her work is published in two fine art books "Speedseekers" and "The World's Fastest Place".
Honorable mentions: Süddeutsche Newspaper Print & online, FAZ Print, FSZ Print, Welt, Auto Bild, Design Boom, Auto Revue, Spiegel online, Petroliciouse, Auto Bild Klassik, Ramp, CNN, NDR, Radio eins, and more.
She currently works on a documentary project "The World´s Fastest" - that tells the story of eighty-something year old men, who build handcrafted rocket-like vehicles in their backyard garages. These inspiring personalities show that it is never too early or too late to find real passion and a true meaning in life. This project has been on Alexandra Liers mind ever since 2009.
Film & Creative Direction
Alexandra Lier works as a Creative Director und Director. She created succesfull virals like "pen story" (Olympus) and international campaignes like "Rally the world" (Volkswagen). Her experiences include Digital Media, Film, Story Telling, Viral Marketing, Online, Advertising, PR and Events.
Since 2005 she has been working as a freelance Creative Director for: Aperto, Avantgarde, BBDO Australia and Germany, DSG, Elbdudler, Jung von Matt Hamburg, Plantage, Service Plan, Scholz and Friends and more.
Clients she worked with include: Air New Zealand, Audi, Audi DTM, Audi Motorsport, Apollinaris, BMW, Castrol, Coca Cola, Deutsche Bahn, Diebels, Honda, Loreal, Mercedes Benz, Mini, Motoraver, Nike, n-TV, Olympus, Sunrice, Phillip Morris, Puma, Rexona, Red Bull, Volkswagen Motorsport, Volkswagen, …
Cannes Lion | 1 x Bronze
Cannes Lions | Effectiviness
Cannes Lions | Shortlist
ADC | 1 x Phoenix Gold
ADC | 2 x Silver
ADC | 6 x Auszeichnung
Annual Communicator Awards | 2 x Silver | 2 x Gold
Australia Photo Award | 1 x Gold
AME Award | 1 x Bronze
Davey Award | 2 x Gold
Effie | Shortlist
Eurobest | 2 x Shortlist
Focus Awards | 2 x Gold
Focus Goldene Kamera
Golden Award of Montreux | 1 x Gold
Klappe | 1 x Bronze
London International Award | 1 x Bronze
New York Festival | Finalist | 1 xSilver
New York Festivals | Shortlist
Spotlight Award / 2 x Gold
Telly Award | 3 x Silver
VDW Award | 2 x Gold | Best Animation
Winner Berlin 36 Award
World Media Award | 2 x Gold
W3 Award | 2 x Gold | 1 x Silver | BIS