Ricardo Vieira

Graphic Designer

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Vieira - When Ideas Happen is the brand of Ricardo Oliveira Vieira, a Portuguese, born in 1990, in Portimão, Portugal. Multi disciplinary Graphic Designer, with an academic degree in Design of Communication, and with proven experience in various employments.

With the professional experience gained from working as a Graphic Designer, he has developed the skill to accomplish any brief, giving the client a satisfying result of creativity and functionality.

By being employed in a Photography studio as a Photographer assistant, elaborating photo retouching, he better comprehends how an image works, with its brightness, colours, composition, and so on.

With the graduation in Design of Communication, he has gathered a variety of culture in the exciting world of Design, and now understands that Design is very important for the society. Whether by making people easily find their desired destination with the use of an efficient wayfinding system, or by creating impact with a brand for its memorable advertisement. Design really does matter.

Work Experience

Taylors Etc

Graphic Designer

Advertising | Branding | Editorial | Packaging
2013 - Present Cardiff, United Kingdom


Graphic Designer

Advertising | Branding | Stand Exhibitions | Wayfinding
2011 - 2013 Portimão, Portugal


Photographer Assistant

2008 - 2009 Portimão, Portugal



Design of Communication

With this academic experience I gained a great skill in answering to new
Design related briefings. I also got an excellent project realization rhythm,
doing new brands, packaging, websites, editorials and advertising campaigns.
2010 - 2013 Portimão, Portugal


Fotografia Digital | Digital Photography

In this professional course I got new skills in photography.
I also understand better how an image works, keeping in mind, the
illumination, contrast, colour, depth, framework and composition.
2007 - Portimão, Portugal


Portuguese (Native),
English (Advanced),
Spanish (Beginner),


Cinema 4D, Dreamweaver, Flash, Illustrator, Indesign, Lightroom, Photoshop, Premiere Elements, Solidworks,