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Andrej Semnic

Novi Sad, Serbia

Work Experience

Color Press Group

Art Director

Have a lead role in creating and controlling of maintenance of visual identity of magazines, print and digital standards, supervision of young designers as well as co-workers, and designing magazine covers.

* Creating, designing, setting, control and supervision of the following standards: Pre-press, Master pages, Text styles, Fonts, Layout, Print, Image, Color profiles, PDF, etc.
* Creative directing of Beauty and Fashion photo shooting Editorials.
* Selection and approval of photos for the cover.
* Supervision of designed advertisements solutions.
* Monitoring of four regional editions of the parent magazine.
* Creative designing of corporate events.
* Visually directing web pages of our publication.
January 2011 - Present Novi Sad, Serbia

Color Press Group

Senior Graphic Designer

Role involved work in accordance with the instructions of the Art Director and Editor in chief, monitoring of young designers, and designing magazine covers.

* Independent Leading Designer for magazine.
* Selection and training of new young designers.
* Design advertisements solutions for clients.
* Creative design of corporate events.
* Cooperation with the printers in order to obtain the best printing results.
* Visually directing web pages of our publication.
June 2008 - January 2011 Novi Sad, Serbia

Color Press Group

Graphic Designer

Followed a set of print standards and upgrading knowledge in graphic design.

* Work with text styles, text and images layout.
* Image edit: re-size, crop, retouch, manipulation, color management.
* Cooperation with the printers in order to obtain the best printing results.
June 2004 - June 2008 Novi Sad, Serbia

EXIT Services

Graphic Designer

I volunteered for EXIT services as a graphic designer.

* Redesign of visual identity and applications on the print media.
* Designing and pre press banners, booklets, corporate branding.
April 2006 - August 2007 Novi Sad, Serbia

Exit Festival

Graphic Designer

I volunteered for EXIT Festival as a graphic designer.

* Generating visual identity and applications on the print media.
* Designing and pre press banners, flyers, booklets, stickers, t-shirt, posters, billboards, pedestrian signs, accreditation cards, and more.
April 2006 - August 2006 Novi Sad, Serbia

Dnevnik

Graphic Designer

Followed a set of print standards and upgrading knowledge in graphic design.

* Work with text styles, text and images layout.
* Image edit: re-size, crop, retouch.
January 2001 - December 2002 Novi Sad, Serbia

Education

Jovan Vukanovic Vocational-technical Graphic School

National Diploma of Graphic Arts Technician

National Diploma of Graphic Arts Technician, Jovan Vukanovic Vocational-technical Graphic School (TVET), Novi Sad, Serbia. June 1995

I have completed four year of Vocational-technical Graphic School (Grade 9-12) as Graphic Arts Technician with a theoretical and practical application of knowledge in graphic reproduction, graphic design, pre-press editing and commercial design and printing industry.
September 1991 - July 1995 Novi Sad, Serbia

Languages

English (Conversational),
Serbo-Croatian (Native),

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Logo Design, Adobe Bridge, Color Management, CorelDraw, Corporate Identity Development, Cover Design, Graphic Design, Magazine Design, Magazine Layout, Magazines, Microsoft Office Programs, Microsoft Word, PC And Mac, Photo Manipulation, Photographic Retouching, Pre-press, Print Graphics (Banners; Book Covers; Brochures; Business Cards; CD Covers; Flyers; Invites; T-shirt Designs; Worship Guides),