I have just finished my 4 year Bachelor of Design Honours, majoring in Industrial Design BDes (Hons).
I am now ready to contribute to the world my ideas of what is good design. If you are interested in my work, i am currently seeking a job/internship or any form of work in Industrial Design, worldwide.
My name is Ruben Norris.
I am Based in Wellington, New Zealand.
I have recently completed my 4th year (Honours) of a Bachelor of Industrial Design at Massey University, Wellington.
My major project for this year was about ‘Preventing ladder-related injuries through design’.
You can find more information in my portfolio.
I have a passion for design, and enjoy the challenges of improving or creating solutions to today’s problems.
I have 3D model making skills and enjoy a hands-on approach.
I have computer skills for the following programs:
• Rhino (CAD)
• Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
• Bunkspeed (Rendering)
• Google Sketchup
And general computing knowledge.
Please take a look at a selection of my projects from my 3rd and 4th years of study, which includes my major project.
School: St Andrew’s College
Christchurch, New Zealand
NCEA Level 3
University: Massey University
Wellington, New Zealand
BDes (Hons), Bachelor of Design, Industrial Design, Honours
Smith’s City, Christchurch, New Zealand
Sales Consultant, Delivery Boy
Dec 2008 - Jan 2012
Tete Tahapeehi [pr. tet from quartet]
Mobile: +64 2151 5066
DDI: +64 398 33242
Eye Colour: Blue
Where I’m From: Swannanoa, just north of Christchurch
Hobbies & Interests: Music, DJ’ing, Cooking, Sport (watching & playing), learning about new technologies, pets
Adobe software Rhino (CAD)
Bunkspeed (model rendering) Mac/Windows
Drawing (sketch & technical) Researching
Hand / Photoshop rendering 3D model making
Workshop tools, big, small, hand, power, simple, noisy, etc
Hands on Proto-typing
Overcoming problems with practical solutions