Artist

Stefanie Sargnagel

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© Stefanie Sargnagel

Stefanie Sargnagel, born 1986 in Vienna.

She lives and works as an author and cartoonist in Vienna. From 2009-2012 she published the fanzine Extrem deprimierende Zines. From 2013 her books were published: Binge Living (2013, RDE), Fitness (2015, RDE), In the Future We Are All Dead (mikrotext, 2016) and Statusnachrichten (Rowohlt, 2017).

She regularly draws cartoons for Falter, Frankfurter Allgemeine Quarterly, Augustin, and WIENERIN. Her reportages have appeared on Bayerischer Rundfunk, DIE ZEIT, VICE, and Süddeutsche Zeitung, among others.

In 2016 she won the Audience Award at the Ingeborg Bachmann Prize, in 2017 the Special Award of the Austrian Cabaret Prize and in 2019 the Promotional Award of the Sondermann Prize for Comic Art. She is a member of the authors' group Wiener Grippe and the fraternity Hysteria.