Claran van zijl

Visual designer Coca-Cola European Partners, Freelance for Arts Related

Rotterdam, Netherlands

Work Experience

Coca-Cola Enterprises

Visual designer / art directon

July 2011 - Present Rotterdam, Netherlands

Blauw Media Uitgeverij

Graphic Designer

Graphic designer for 10 B2C & B2B magazine's.
F.e. FD Fotografie and TRED.
January 2007 - December 2007 Utrecht, Netherlands

Connecting People

freelance creative producer

First Project: CiPPCoDe
• Working on the startup of a new European launched art magazine.
• Creating a network of young and talented European artists and introducing them
to the concept of this magazine.
• Collecting the work; illustration / photography or written essays of these European artists and with that designing the layout of the first magazine.

Second Project: nots foundation
• Creating a network of talented Dutch designers who were willing to donate an artwork or clothing item for the NOTS foundation in return they received free
exposure.
• Production on-location, for a mobile (large truck) art gallery: of which the purpose
was to get traffic to the website of NOTS and for the sales of the designer watch.
• PR & marketing.
2005 - January 2007 Nijkerk, Netherlands

Education

Open University

European Master of Arts

January 2005 - August 2005 London, United Kingdom

Hoge School Voor De Kunsten

Bachelor of Arts

Digital Media Design
August 2001 - February 2005 Hilversum, Netherlands

Languages

English (Advanced),
Dutch (Native),

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite, Art Direction, Cinema4d, Design Strategy, Digital Design, Ecommerce, Point Of Sale, Print Design, Shopper Marketing, Visual Design, WordPress,