Donald is Creative Director and Founder of Donald Schneider Studio, first in Paris and now in Berlin – specializing in creative ideas & strategies, art direction & design, campaigns, brand strategy & expression, innovative multi media concepts, collaboration projects.
Donald works regularly with H&M since 2002, between 2010-2016 as the Global Creative Director, directing all creative aspects of the H&M brand worldwide. He originally initiated H&M‘s collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld and created the campaign. Followed by collaborations with Versace, Marni, Margiela, Isabel Marant, Alexander Wang, Balmain, Kenzo, Erdem, etc. Additional collaborations and campaigns with celebrities such as David Beckham, Beyoncé, Jeff Koons, Sofia Coppola, Baz Luhrmann, etc. Donald continues to work on special projects with H&M.
Previously Donald was for many years the Art Director at French Vogue in Paris. Before at Tempo Magazine in Hamburg. And before that in New York, at the East Village Eye and at Fame Magazine.
CLIENTS Balmain, Brioni, Cartier, Chloé, Condé Nast, H&M, Hugo Boss, Karl Lagerfeld, P&C, Aldo, Stern Magazine, Ultra Records, Versace, Vogue, Vogue Hommes International, Wolford, Escada, The Impression