• Degree in Communications Design
  • Kiwi at heart
  • Her dream car is a Ford Escort Mexico
  • Since August 2010 with Kunst und Kollegen

Eva Schlappa, Senior Art Direction

 

(maternity leave)

 

How are you?
Pretty good. Just a little tired – it’s Monday.  
 
What did you want to be when you grew up?
Fashion designer.  
 
What’s your biggest luxury?
My dishwasher.  
 
What’s on your playlist?
Good Hip Hop (not this ElectropopRnB chart manure) and Tchaikovsky.  
 
What’s your favorite vacation spot?
In New Zealand.  
 
The best place on earth?
Old Slaughterhouse, West Coast, South Island, New Zealand  
 
What do you love spending money on?
Traveling.  
 
What talent would you like to have?
Break dancing.  
 
In retrospect, I would not again …
… drink too much Killepitsch. Bad hangover.  
 
It drives me crazy, …
… that there is so much whining, even though I think that most of the people are doing pretty OK.  
 
What’s your favorite pastime?
Cooking.  
 
What are your favorite bookmarks?
The good old dog-ears.  
 
What’s your most prized possession?
My health and my joy.  
 
Who’s your favorite action hero?
Pippi Longstocking.  
 
What do you value most in your friends?
The fact that they are always there for me.  
 
What’s your main character trait?
My good mood.  
 
Three apps you don’t want to be without…
Wetter.info, Emoji, Auditorium  
 
I forget time…
… when I get my nails done.  
 
Who wants to be successful in advertising has to…
… have lots of energy and needs minimal amount of sleep.  
 
I celebrate my successes…
… with friends, beer and shopping. Preferably all three together.  
 
At age 18 I wanted …
… to study architecture and move to Chicago.  
 
At age 60…
… watching the grass grow in a small house in New Zealand with ocean view and a vegetable garden.  
 
Money makes me…
…independent.  
 
I seek advice…
… from family and friends.  
 
I tell kids….
… go wild! The worst that can happen is that you’ll be grounded.  
 
Berlin or New York?
New York, New York.  
 
What’s your favorite campaign?
Levis Odyssey “Freedom to Move” www.dailymotion.com/video/xy24f_levis-odyssey_news  
 
Which campaigns dont’ you like?
Adler with Calmund and Schrowange  
 
What campaign of yours are you most proud of?
A campaign for Sky HD, that unfortunately did not see the light of day.  
 
What was the most embarrassing moment of your advertising career?
Chatting off-topic with a client at a business lunch about travel destinations and totally forgot business etiquette and called him by first name.  
 
Famous last words?
Hokuspokusfidibus.