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*relajaelcoco

Madrid, Spain
we are a relaxed graphic design studio based in Madrid, and our purpose is to spread graphic design all over, improving talent and knowledge

Work Experience

*relajaelcoco

Founders

As a graphic design studio we realize any kind of product related with visual communication. We are specialized in infographic structures and editorial projects, but we try to express our capabilities in the entire graphic design field.
January 2008 - Present Barcelona, Spain

Origo

Art Directors

We are developing all the graphic design, branding structure and User Experience elements for a new social product based on a microbloging network.
September 2012 - Present Madrid, Spain

IED Barcelona

Responsible of creative department

Our activity was a day by day process to apply the main corporate identity to the different pieces produced for internal and external communication.
July 2009 - December 2011 Barcelona, Spain

Hobra Design

Editorial and graphic designers

We give graphic support during the realization of international exhibitions, creation of editorial projects and development of corporate identities.
September 2009 - August 2012 Barcelona, Spain

IED Madrid

professor

We are professors of a 20 hours infographic course in the Visual Communication Undergraduate Degree, developing skills related with good taste, hierarchies, grids, composition and data analysis to allow our students to lear about how to treat data in an interesting way for the reader.
October 2012 - Present Madrid, Spain

Education

Istituto Europeo Di Design

Diploma in Graphic Design

October 2006 - July 2009 Barcelona, Spain

Languages

Spanish (Native),
English (Advanced),
Italian (Native),

Awards

Adobe - Creative Jam 2014

Best illustration design based on a Lorca's quote

2014

Choi's Gallery

Infographic Design Book

2012

Index Book

Guía Select K

2012

Parrámon

Dibujo para diseñadores gráficos, de Eric Olivares y Lia Vilahur

2012

Sendpoints

Format First vol. 3

2012

Society For News Design

ñh8- Silver medal - best infographics on review

2011

Index Book

Guía select I

2010

Skills

Graphic Design, Illustration, Photography, Teaching, User Interface, Web Design, Editorial, Infography, Lettering, Typografy, User Experience,

Clients

During the last 5 years we had the pleasure to collaborate with several companies and magazines:
· Pocko People (BBC, iWonder) [UK]
· Men's Health magazine [USA]
· Entertainment Weekly magazine [USA]
· Fast Company magazine [USA]
· IEEE Spectrum magazine [USA]
· Billboard magazine [USA]
· Popular Mechanics magazine [USA]
· Mapping Residencies magazine [Spain]
· Brands & Roses (Yorokobu magazine, Jot Down magazine, Kellogg's, Volkswagen, Nissan, Mini-BMW, Samsung, BBVA, Vueling, Grupo Consultores, Moritz Beer) [Spain] www.brandsandroses.com
· Viernes (Schweppes, Intermon Oxfam) [Spain] www.viern.es
· Kartz Media Works [Japan] http://www.kartz.co.jp/en/
· Conexiones Improbables [Spain]
· Walk with me [Spain]
The Mushroom Company (Banco Sabadell) [Spain] www.mushroom.es
· Casa África [Spain]
· Cosentino Group [Spain]
· Linkage & Mind [Kazakistan]
· The Outpost [Lebanon]
· BMAT Barcelona [Spain]
· ATA, Universidad de Salamanca [Spain]
· IED Barcelona [Spain]
· Origo.by [Spain]
· Pixelatto [Spain]
· #ffbcn Barcelona [Spain]

Teaching

Professors in different public and private universities in Spain:
1. Infographics – a three-months course for the Official Undergraduate Degree in Graphic Design [IED Madrid]. March-May 2013

2. Graphic Techniques – a 30 hours Spanish and English course for the Official Undergraduate Degree in Graphic Design [IED Barcelona]. September 2012-January 2013

3. Digital Painting - a 30 hours Summer Course for Universidad de Salamanca [Spain]. July 2010 - July 2013

4. Photoshop and Illustrator - a 20 hours Course for the Digital Animation Master [Universidad de Salamanca]. November 2011-November 2012

5. Yippie Kay Yay Infographics – a 20 hours workshop [Mr. Marcel School]. July 2013

6. Infographics and Packaging Workshops – a 20 hours courses for the Master in Strategic Design and Communitacion [Trazos Madrid]. October-November 2013.

7."Notas musicales, tiempos, infografía del rítmo y... fiesta!" workshop – a 15 hours courses for Trazos [Madrid]. September 2014.

Conferences

During the last years we realized some conferences in Spain.
Here you can have a look at our last one for Creative Mornings:
https://www.vimeo.com/59564395

The full conference in Spanish:
https://www.vimeo.com/59222802

And a Soulpill of Soulsight about graphic design:
https://www.vimeo.com/59729353