Get access to our best features

“Mother of the Mouse”: Graphic designer Isolde Schmitt-Menzel is dead

Summary by stol.it
Born in Eisenach, the German federal state of Thuringia, the artist illustrated around 35 books and made sculptures out of bronze and ceramics, according to WDR. She lived for a long time as a freelance artist in Texas and southern France. She is best known for the creation of the orange cartoon mouse, which was first shown in “Die Sendung mit der Maus” in 1971. She had shaped her original and imaginative character through the first around 100 m…
Published 5 months ago · E A, Germany

News Articles

More Filters
All
Left
Center
Right

“Mother of the Mouse”: Graphic designer Isolde Schmitt-Menzel is dead

Born in Eisenach, the German federal state of Thuringia, the artist illustrated around 35 books and made sculptures out of bronze and ceramics, according to WDR. She lived for a long time as a freelance artist in Texas and southern France. She is best known for the creation of the orange cartoon mouse, which was first shown in “Die Sendung mit der Maus” in 1971. She had shaped her original and imaginative character through the first around 100 m…

5 months ago·Bolzano, Italy
Read Full Article

“Sendung mit der Maus”: Graphic designer Isolde Schmitt-Menzel is dead

The “Sendung mit der Maus” has been inspiring children for decades. The orange title character was invented by the Hessian graphic designer Isolde Schmitt-Menzel. The “mother of the mouse” died at the age of 92.

5 months ago
Read Full Article

Similar News Topics

Show All
Think freely.Subscribe and get full access to Ground NewsSubscriptions start at $9.99/yearSubscribe

Bias Distribution

No sources with tracked biases.
See less detail