Antonia Wetzel, aka Tonja was born 1989 in Munich, Germany.

She relocated to Cairo, Egypt with her family in 1998 and grew up there until the age of 16. After high school she proceeded to study psychology at the University of Bremen and got her Bachelor of Arts in 2013. While studying she had already started working as a freelance illustrator and designer and therefore decided to pursue a second degree in Integrated Design. She graduated from the University of the Arts, Bremen in 2016 with excellency.

Since 2016 she is living and working in Hamburg.


11/2016 Gallery of the University of the Arts Bremen „Niesolosein“

09/2016 Spedition e.V., Bremen „Facing the sun“, single exhibition

04/2016 level one, Hamburg „HfK meets HKS“

02/2016 K20, Düsseldorf „Response to Agnes Martin“

01/2016 Unterhalb, Bremen „no theme is a theme“