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Art Director/Graphic Designer
Art Director, designer and photographer with 20 years experience in the creative field. Work experience from New York, Cologne and home-based Copenhagen.
RÉSUMÉ Rasmus Christensen Sundevedsgade 4, 5 DK - 1751 Copenhagen Denmark +45 27 51 00 27 URL: www.rasmuschristensen.com e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org WORK EXPERIENCE Art Director, Deloitte Danmark: April 2015 – Present Contributor to iStock by Getty Images: October 2014 – Present (1 year 3 months) Contribute and sell stock photos (istockphoto.com/portfolio/rasmus_christensen) Creative Director, Rotate ApS March 2007 – April 2015 (8 years 2 months) Design services for following clients: By Malene Birger, Ganni, Mascot, Mediehuset Ingeniøren, Matinque, Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, InWear, SOS. Teaching graphic design at Borups Højskole and photo optimization and webdesign at Copenhagen Business Academy. Senior Graphic Designer, Crumpler. Cologne, Germany March 2009 – 2009 Graphic Designer, Chermayeff & Geismar, New York City 2006 – 2007 Art Director, manager, David Trood 2004 – 2005 Creative Director, Andersen & Bjørnskov 2002 – 2004 (3 years) Concept development, design, photo assignment, prepress production and coordination of KA Magazine – a magazine on education, which is distributed to business schools and high schools in Denmark. The magazine comes in 30.000 copies, 84 pages. In charge of developing and running a new department for Graphic Design and Communication, primarily focusing on selling and developing recruiting campaigns for costumers like A. P. Møller-Maersk, Novo Nordisk, TDC (Danish Telecom), Scandinavian Airlines, Danish Defence and PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Campaign development such as sales pitches, brochures, advertisement klicheés for different media, website design, posters, flash banners and on-screen presentations. Concept development, design, photo assignment, prepress production and coordination of KA magazine – a magazine on education, which is distributed to business schools and high schools in Denmark. The magazine comes in 30.000 copies, 84 pages. Graphic Designer, Salpeter Design, New York City 1999 – 2000 Student, The Graphic Arts Institute of Denmark 1997 – 1999 All Round Designer, LEGO Group September 1995 – July 1997 Mainly tasks to build and design spaceships for children in the age group 5-10 years. Concept development, designing new Lego bricks and figures etc. QUALIFICATIONS Art Direction, creative direction, concept development, project management, graphic design, prepress production. COMPUTER SKILLS InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Actionscripting 2.0 and 3.0, Flash Builder, HTML, XML, PHP, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Acrobat Professional and Quark Express. EDUCATION 2007: 10-Week Course in Lighting Techniques, International Center of Photography, New York. 1996-1999: BA in Graphic Design, Graphic Arts Institute in Copenhagen, Denmark. 1995-1996: Advertising studies, Århus. 1991-1993: High school diploma, Varde High School. 1990-1991: Business studies, Varde Business School. EDUCATION/COURSES 2007: 10-Week Course in Lighting Techniques, International Center of Photography, New York. 1997-1999: Graphic Arts Institute in Copenhagen(Den Grafiske Højskole), Denmark. 1995-1996: Advertising studies, Århus. 1991-1993: High school diploma, Varde High School. 1990-1991: Business studies, Varde Business School.