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Claudel Arguin

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
I am passionate about design and strive for innovative solutions in my work. I have a strong interest in emotional and durable design.

I am an internationally educated designer and am able to offer knowledge and skills developed through work experiences in diverse countries.

I have excellent technical and conceptual skills which facilitate a successful design process from start to finish, including the stages of: creative thinking and ideation; sketching and problem solving; and using rendering, 3D model making, and 2D & 3D digital tools to visualize the final outcomes

Experience in consumer goods for the mass market – furniture and product presentations.

Specialties: Furniture Design, Product Design, Industrial Design, Visual Design, User Experience Design, design thinking, design research, design process, ideation, creative problem solving, concept development, design research

Work Experience

A&E

Head Designer

February 2014 - Present Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Ove Decors

Senior Designer

December 2011 - February 2014 Quebec, Canada

Structure MCM

Industrial Designer

Working as an Industrial Designer, assisting the senior engineer to design new products in the sector of urban energy and telecommunication infrastructures, from their patented technologies.
November 2010 - June 2011 Montreal, Canada

Perennia

Eco product/Industrial Designer

Worked as an eco product/Industrial Designer, developed the conception and innovation of products and furniture through the use of sustainable design practice and facilitated production.
November 2010 - June 2011 Montreal, Canada

Procter & Gamble (P&G)

External design consultant

Worked as an external design consultant to develop innovative dental product and service outcomes. Worked in a multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary team to discover new and innovative avenues for P&G in a limited time frame.
January 2010 - August 2010 Newcastle, United Kingdom

Education

University Of Northumbria At Newcastle

Master 3D/Industrial Design

September 2009 - September 2010 Newcastle, United Kingdom

Teesside University

BA Product Design

September 2005 - May 2008 Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

Languages

English (Fluent),
French (Native),

Awards

MA 3D Design

Distinction

Skills

3ds Max, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Autocad, Illustrator, Indesign, Mac OSX, PC, Photoshop, Rhino, Sketchup, Solidworks, V-Ray,