(c) Foto Eike Walkenhorst, Animation Ingrid Wenzel

Ingrid Wenzel

is a German illustrator and stand-up comedian from Hamburg & Berlin. Her main agenda is to make life artsier and funnier. She works with universities, TV shows & brands.

In her work, she focusses on art, science and humor. As an illustrator and speaker, she is specialized in making complex information digestible and appreciative. Her style: precise, smart, witty, respectful, fresh, appreciative.

You can book her for performances, hosting, lectures, creative workshops, graphic recording, comedy writing and illustrations.

You can also see her live: In her solo shows, she combines storytelling and improv with cartoons about topics like tragicomedy, human relations, mischievousness and the beauty of mundane life.

You can contact Ingrid for ideas & bookings: hello (at) ingridwenzel.de & here: instagram twitter facebook.


Recent Credits:

Kreativworkshop für fischerAppelt 2020

Comedy Coach im Impro Hotel 2020

Mercator Institut & Köln University 2020
Graphic Recording, Cartoon Slam and Stand-up Comedy „Sprachen Lernen in der digitalisierten Gesellschaft“

Hamburg University of Applied Science 2018, 2019
Hosting & Cartoon Slam „Mobilität der Zukunft“

Neubrandenburg University of Applied Science 2019
24h edutainment lecture with cartoons „Vor Menschen sprechen. Ohne Angst und ohne dass sie einschlafen“

IdeenExpo Hannover x Impulspiloten 2019
Hosting & Improv Comedy “Karrierebühne” // Illustration for RoboCup Junior Euro Championship

TV Credits:

Television Warm-up ZDF & NDR / Comedy Central Stand-up Shorts / Comedy Central Roast Battle / NDR Comedy Contest / Nightwash WDR / Tele 5

Live Credits:

Millerntor Gallery / Altonale Hamburg / Gängeviertel Festival / Comedy Cafe Berlin / Nightwash / Knust Comedy Session / Founder of “Stand-up for the Ladies” Hamburgs only comedyshow with a quota  / Quatsch Comedy Club Live Shows / Komische Nacht /

Other Goods:

monopol magazin online / watson.de / refinery29.de / broadly.vice.com /

Not so known but important credits:

An open air comedy show, where the only audience members were teenagers who waited in line for a k-pop concert, a comedy show at a street fair where parents parked their toddlers, a laundromat in San Francisco where the only audience member was a woman who waited for her laundry (and she laughed <3)


(c) Foto by Eike Walkenhorst, Animation by me