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Omar Houssien

Professional illustrator with work and study experience in Italy and Egypt. My aim is to push the boundaries of creativity to pursue original and visually stimulating images.
Recently completed my BA in illustration from Italy.
Experience
Cairo, Egypt
Jul 2011Sep 2012
Midan Masr
Freelance Illustrator
Collaborated with the first edition of Midan Masr, making political cartoons, regarding the developments of the Arab Spring.
Milan, Italy
Apr 2010Apr 2011
Freelance Illustrator
Collaborated with Mediavalue-owned Beltel, making editorial illustrations for their monthly magazine.
Cairo, Egypt
Oct 2007Aug 2008
Advantage Advertising and Marketing
Illustrator
Worked in the creative department of the advertising agency, making storyboards, concept designs, illustrations and graphic layouts for multiple ads.
Cairo, Egypt
Oct 2011Dec 2012
Advantage Advertising and Marketing
Graphic Designer/ Illustrator
Cairo, Egypt
 
Joud Home Accessories
Freelance Graphic Designer/ Illustrator
Awards
Feb 2011
Languages
 
English (Fluent), French (Fluent), Arabic (Fluent), Italian (Advanced)