This is the portfolio of Alfredo Ruiz, it shows only a small selection of my work, born of my passion to design and desire to grow, inspire and create stories and emotions. Please have a look at my work and enjoy!
I want to inspire, to create, to learn, to live and make design. I’m a design lover.
I had the opportunity to be involved in design issues since I was young, I’d been working in different places related design, and I always had the passion for creation.
I always been distinguish as one of the best students in the design classes, and to be finalist or winner in different design national and international competitions.
-Design Research Methods, (by Rob Curdale CLIENTS INCLUDE: HP, Philips, GEC, Nokia, Apple, Canon, Motorola, Nissan, Audi VW, Disney, RTKL, British and Australian military, Steelcase)
-Innovation Seminar and Workshop by Gravity Tank (innovation consulting firm they work with Motorola, Microsoft, Samsung, Palm, and others.)
-Workshop of fussed glass (In the Museo del Vidrio de Monterrey)
-Workshop “design and emotions” (by Gustavo Perez, designer of Nancy Robbins)
-Temporary Design. Workshop by Marco Cappellini (awarded Compasso d'oro '95)
Industrial Design Degree 2011
Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León. México
PROMOE Student, 2009
Univerdidad Politécnica de Valencia 2009. España
-Application Designer at Coalesse, a division of Steelcase Inc. 2010 - Present
-Worked in the Creative and Product Design Area of Vitro Surtidora SA de CV and TYFSA SA de CV designing a mirror and cabinets lines, now are on sale in Home Depot, and Lowes, México. 2008-2009
-Freelance design logo for the orphanage Refugio de Amor 2008
-Freelance projects with Equipos Treviño SA de CV (office design) 2008
-Marketing Studio, Velmark SA de CV 2006
CONTEST AND AWARDS
-1st place, Toy International Design Competition AIJU 2009
-Nominated State Youth Award 2009
-Finalist in the Whirlpool Mexico Design Award (water dispenser) 2008
-2nd place in the Nuevo León Furniture State Competition (office design) 2008
-1st place in the Eco Inteligente Competition (eco design) 2007
-Spanish (mother language)
-Rhinoceros 3D, Vray, Flamingo, Pinguin
-3D Studio Max