Viviane Schwarz

Agent: Claudia Young

Viviane Schwarz is an award winning artist and author working in a variety of media to create playful, interactive experiences that encourage creativity.

She is the author of several picture books including THERE ARE CATS IN THIS BOOK and WELCOME TO YOUR AWESOME ROBOT.

Her book are available internationally and she has been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway medal, the Roald Dahl Funny award and a British Comics Award, and she was one of the winners of the 2011 Booktrust Best New Illustrators Award.

Viviane also runs workshops about art, technology and design; she builds and runs games and interactive installations at international festivals, most recently a maze built from 200 meters of corrugated cardboard that ran on South Bank and at the Playful Arts Festival in Holland.

For more information on workshops and events, visit

Find more information on Viviane’s illustrations here:

Viviane’s latest book HOW TO FIND GOLD was published in January 2016 by Walker Books.

Books by Viviane Schwarz