Xaviera Altena is a Rotterdam-born illustrator currently living and working in the city.
Her interests include 90’s pop culture/music and cooking, but above all she has a strong passion to address social issues. She illustrates them using bold lines and a variety of bright colours.
She works for various brands and publications, mostly from her home studio.
Brainstorm Radio is also a brainchild from Xaviera, which she curates and manages next to her illustrative work. Clients include: Die Zeit, Hermès, The Guardian, The New Yorker, MullenLowe, Art Pass London and more.