Basic Info
About
Designer & Art Director from Sweden who's now living in the wonderful city of San Francisco.

I love working on projects that allows me to use all of my skills and experiences to solve problems in order to make peoples lives easier.

Like most good creative people I've always been naturally inquisitive. I feel cu… Read More
Designer & Art Director from Sweden who's now living in the wonderful city of San Francisco.

I love working on projects that allows me to use all of my skills and experiences to solve problems in order to make peoples lives easier.

Like most good creative people I've always been naturally inquisitive. I feel curiosity and craft are the key’s to producing great work that is going to interest people.

When I'm not doing client work I spend my time doing street art, skateboarding or designing things for myself. Read Less
Experience
Work:

September 2013 - Current - Art Director, 700 Montgomery

May 2013 - September 2013 - Art Director, Neumeister Strategic Branding & Design Consultancy

Internships:

Jan-Jul 2012 - Art Director Intern, Hilanders Malmö

Education:
2012-Present - BFA Advertising - Berghs SOC and Academy of Art University
2011-… Read More
Work:

September 2013 - Current - Art Director, 700 Montgomery

May 2013 - September 2013 - Art Director, Neumeister Strategic Branding & Design Consultancy

Internships:

Jan-Jul 2012 - Art Director Intern, Hilanders Malmö

Education:
2012-Present - BFA Advertising - Berghs SOC and Academy of Art University
2011-2012 - Graphic Design, Malmö University of Art
2010-2011 - Architecture, Visualization and Communication, Malmö University of Art
2006-2009 - Social Studies and Media Communication, De La Gardie High School Read Less
Honors & Awards
Featured work
Art Directors Club Festival of Art + Craft in Advertising and Design
February 2014
Two of my art projects got chosen to be showcased at the ADC 93rd Annual Awards + Festival of Art and Craft in Advertising and Design at one of the prime venues of the world, famous Art Basel Miami Beach.

http://www.a… Read More
Featured work
Art Directors Club Festival of Art + Craft in Advertising and Design
February 2014
Two of my art projects got chosen to be showcased at the ADC 93rd Annual Awards + Festival of Art and Craft in Advertising and Design at one of the prime venues of the world, famous Art Basel Miami Beach.

http://www.adcglobal.org/home/

Best of Year
D&AD Student Awards
May 2013
Adventure Stories
http://www.dandad.org/awards/new-blood/2013/categories/10/open-brief/03372/anders-halkjaer-oscar-martinsson

Interactive Gold & Best in Show
Spring Show - Academy of Art University
May 2013
Adventure Stories that also won D&AD Best of Year 2013.
https://vimeo.com/64910664

Interactive and Social Media - Silver
Spring Show - Academy of Art University
May 2013
"Voice of us" which was our answer to the Young Glory War on Drugs brief.
http://www.behance.net/gallery/Voice-of-us-Silver-Award-Interactive-Social-Media/8373035

Featured work
Packaging of the World
November 2012
Altai Whiskey - Russian heart, Golden origin.
http://www.packagingoftheworld.com/2012/10/altai-whiskey-student-work.html

Featured work
Behance Student Show
March 2013
Altai Whiskey - Russian heart, Golden origin.
http://studentshow.com/gallery/Altai-Whiskey-Russian-heart-Golden-origin/5604469

Featured Work
Russian news and bloggosphere
2013
My Altai whiskey got a lot of attention on different Russian news sites and blogs.
http://altaypost.ru/10201-shvedskiy-dizayner-predlozhil-vypuskat-viski-brenda-altay.html
http://www.amic.ru/news/197955/
http://www.gorno-altaisk.info/news/18632
http://altapress.ru/story/96409
http://metkere.com/2012/11/altaywhiskey.html
http://www.biwork.ru/novosti/231-vse-novosti/14708-shvedskij-dizajner-razrabotal-brend-dlya-altajskogo-viski.html

Finalist
Young Glory
February 2013
Our mission was to motivate people to test Bing search engine. And if possible, motivate people to switch to Bing, by making it their default search engine.
http://bit.ly/14SczSM Read Less
Full Resume
Work Experience
  • Jr. Art Director
    Young & Rubicam // San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Freelance Art Director & Designer
    Freelance // San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Freelance Art Director & Designer
    Young and Hungry Agency // San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Art Director/Designer
    Neumeister Strategic Design // Malmo, Sweden
  • Art Director/Graphic Design Intern
    Hilanders B2B Communication Agency // Malmo, Sweden
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