Petra Runge is a graphic artist/designer who lives in Cologne. She was born in Hannover in 1957; she studied art and psychology at the Universities of Cologne and Dusseldorf.
From 1987 to 1993 she studied abroad, mainly in France and Switzerland, and a
t the same time worked for a cooperative that created multi-disciplinary projects.
Since 1993 she had divided her time between specifically artistic work, portraits, self-portraits, body painting and design.
In 2001 she was a candidate for the Compa
sso d'Oro design award exhibited at the ADI (Industrial Design Association) by the International Design Yearbook 2001/2002.