Félicie Haymoz was born in Switzerland and lives in Brooklyn.
She took her first steps as a character designer on the animated feature Max&Co, followed by Wes Anderson’s Fantastic Mr. Fox, for which she was the lead character designer and tasked with turning Hollywood A-Listers into lovable furry animals. She just finished designing the charming Japanese characters of Wes Anderson's second animation film, Isle of Dogs.
In recent years she has been involved in various commercial and feature development projects, creating a wide variety of characters and concept art for stopmotion, digital 3d and cutout animation productions.
Her illustrations have been used in magazines and for album artwork by bands such as The Tellers, Girls in Hawaii. She also directed Je Maudis Ma Nuit, a love story featuring a lonely lighthouse keeper, shot on 16mm film.
United Tricks / Passion Pictures / Park Pictures / Hornet / Academy Films / Warner Bros. / AKQA / Transistor Studios / Blinkink / Elastic / House Special / Aardman / Not To Scale / Mcgarrybowen / Submarine / Luc Petit Créations / Cine 3D / Walking the Dog / Darjeeling / 62 TV records / Humpty Dumpty records / Kairos Magazine / The Word magazine / Libre essentielle / Smart / SACD / Maison Papercut