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  • Kayvan Naderi

    Industrial Designer

    Los Angeles, CA

I am an Industrial Designer with 5+ years of experience. I intuitively observe products, spaces or services and want to make them better. I have a strong passion for designing clean and innovative experiences which involve researching, conceptualizing, sketching and prototyping. As a designer, my main goal is to create aesthetically pleasing spaces and products which deliver strong content to a variety of demographics. www.k1naderi.com | kayvan.naderi@gmail.com | 949 939 7717

Work Samples

  • Kia Rush

  • Four walled car

  • Living Box

Work History

  • 3D Experience Designer

    • Code Four
    • Huntington Beach, CA
    • Jan 2016 - Present (1 year 11 months)

    Creating and developing innovative solutions for exhibit & event design projects by giving physical form to a brand’s essence for high-profile clients such as Johnson & Johnson, Home Depot, Major League Soccer, Irvine Company, and Citadel Outlets.

  • Industrial Design Freelancer

    Developed new & existing products identified from research by facilitating brainstorming sessions, sketching, computer rendering, and prototyping, for various clients.

  • 3D Artist Contractor

    Involved in design development by creating and developing virtual 3D models and renders, presentation images, photo montages and other design elements.

  • Industrial Designer

    • K-ONE Design
    • Nov 2011 - Jun 2014 (2 years 7 months)

    Involved in a variety of both long term and fast-paced client projects ranging from furniture and POP displays to home appliances. Active in the entire process from concept to finalized product, including research and design briefs, ideation, concept creation, idea selection and refinement, CAD surface modeling, and prototyping.

  • Rhino 3D Design Instructor

    • Tehran Institute of Technology
    • Aug 2009 - Nov 2011 (2 years 3 months)

    Led 3D CAD Modeling and Rendering Course for architects, industrial and interior designers. Created lesson plans and developed course materials.

    • Selected as the best teacher in Tehran Institute of Technology, 2010

  • Creative Designer

    • Olako Exhibition Stand Design Group
    • Dec 2009 - Oct 2011 (1 year 10 months)

    Designed and produced a variety of exhibits that sparked public interest. Generated creative solutions during the design and installation process.

  • Junior Exhibit Designer

    • Eifa project
    • May 2006 - Feb 2007 (9 months)

    Researched trends for exhibition stands, conceptual design, and 3D modeling and visualization.

  • Automotive Design Intern

    • IKCO
    • Feb 2006 - May 2006 (3 months)

    Worked as a team member on car design projects and proposed future vehicle concepts.

Education

  • Art Center College of Design

    • Evening Studies , Transportation Design
    • 2016 - Currently Enrolled
  • IAU College of Art & Architecture

    • Bachelor's Degree BFA in Industrial Design
    • 2002 - 2009

    Selected as the Elite student of the Celebration Festival of University Elites in 2007

Specialties

Affiliations

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Awards

• Winner in Michelin Challenge Design, USA Displayed at Detroit International Auto show, "City 2046: Art, Life and Ingenuity" • Finalist in CDN Interior Motives Design Awards, Germany Best use of technology and best conceptual exterior, "A car for the digital age" • Winner of Futuristic Car Design Contest, South Korea Displayed at...
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