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Miguel Sousa

Art director / Visual artist

Madrid, Spain
+34 645346566
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Miguel Sousa aka “heymikel” is a creative art director and illustrator, living in Madrid. As regular activities he draws compulsively in his graphic diary and play football. Miguel’s a multidisciplinary designer but illustration is his favorite area, and his works reflect his dedication and creativity in every work is make.
Work Experience
Madrid, Spain
Aug 2013Present
LOLA Madrid / Lowe Partners
Art Director
Worked with global brands like Magnum, Fruttare, Mattel, Hotwheels, Thomas & Friends, Libero, Cornetto.
Portugal
Nov 20122013
Throtleman & Red Oak
Designer & illustrator
Develop artwork collection for segments boy / man, merchandising creation for stores, website and campaigns markting, packging for products sold.
Portugal
20122013
Qi diário de noticias
Freelancer illustrator
Illustrating each week articles in the cultural suplemente (Qi) of newspaper Diário de Nocias (Portugal)
Education
Barcelos, Portugal
2011Present
Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave (IPCA)
Masters in Illustration and Animation
Porto, Portugal
20082011
Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave (IPCA)
Graphic Design
Madrid, Spain
2014
Hyper Island
Master Class Digital Awareness
Languages
 
Portuguese (Native), English (Advanced), Spanish (Advanced)
Awards
2015
Cannes Young Lions
Gold - Print/Outdoor
2014
Cannes Young Lions
Bronze in Portugal Print/outdoor '14
2014
El Ojo de Iberoamérica
New talent 2014 - Shortlist