leo le bot is a transformation designer and visual artist based in cologne. His work sensitively explores and emphasizes the various transformations of the modern society on universal medium. Originally a trained carpenter, he now links product design and traditional craft with illustration and graphic design to create desirable and sustainable changes in human behavior and form. As an active member of the minha galera collective and co-founder of noplace, he works within a wide network of creative collaborators.

Exhibitions
2020 Amorphous, Ecohopping, minhafaktur 
2020 Exibition Design + We Are Strong – Kölnberg, Ökorausch, MAKK
2019 Voelkel X Müllbel, Super Fashion Markt, MAKK
2019 Sugar Boulevard, minha galera, Hasenkaule
2018 Gewöhnliche Dinosaurier, Übermaß im Mittelmaß, Niehler Freiheit

Feature
2020 Transient Deviation / Issue No. 1 minhazine 
https://magazin.minhagalera.de/

Awards
2020 WDR Kinderrechtspreis 
2016 Die Gute Form

Support
Sakander Zirai, Balduin Allroggen, Ivan Kolesov, Sebastian Nisch, Johannes Mechler, Paulina Stein, Hannah Baldauf, Tristan Crampe, Felix Schirmer, Anna Henn, Lynn Marquardt, Sarah Wiebe, Omid Froh

Education
2017-apx 2021 Bachelor of Fine Arts, ecosign / Cologne Germany
2014-2016 Carpenter Training, Lösch / Kist Germany