Arnar Fells

Freelance graphic designer

Utrecht, Netherlands

Work Experience


Founder and CEO

Founder and CEO of the Faktorý, a concert venue and bar in Reykjavík.
Faktorý was voted: Best newcomer bar in Reykjavík 2011, and Best all around bar in Reykjavík 2012, by Reykjavík Grapevine magazine.
Faktorý was the birthplace of many of Iceland´s top musicians including international superstars Of Monsters and Men.
2010 - 2013 Reykjavík, Iceland


Founder and Production Manager

Founder and CEO of the commercial agency Föðurlandið.
The company specialized in motion graphics and TV commercials.
My main role was production management and customer relations.
I sold the company in 2010.
2005 - 2010 Reykjavík, Iceland


Journalist and Photographer

Journalist and photographer for Intro, multimedia and publishing company.
2001 - 2004 Reykjavík, Iceland


Iceland Academy Of The Arts

B.A. degree in Graphic Design

The Iceland Academy of Arts
B.A. degree in graphic design
Grade: Dux award for final project and B.A. theses
2010 - 2013 Reykjavík, Iceland


Diploma in Photography

IDEB Design School Barcelona
Diploma in photography
Grade: Notable - (High performance)
2003 - 2004 Barcelona, Spain


Icelandic (Native),
English (Advanced),
Spanish (Conversational),