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Thorbjørn Gudnason

Born and raised in Denmark, Thorbjørn Gudnason is a multidisciplinary designer living and working in New York City. His work process is founded on the desire to create strong conceptual ideas with his Scandinavian simplicity and New York mentality.

Upon graduating from School of Visual Communication with a bachelor’s degree in graphic communication, he began his career with internships at Pentagram Design and Sagmeister & Walsh. Thorbjørn is now serving as visual designer at Huge Inc in Brooklyn and is available for smaller creative projects.
Work Experience
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Oct 2013Present
Visual Designer
New York, NY, USA
Jun 2013Aug 2013
Design Intern
Sagmeister & Walsh is a NYC based design firm that creates identities, commercials, websites, apps, films, books and objects for clients, audiences and ourselves.
New York, NY, USA
Nov 2012Jan 2013
Design Intern with Eddie Opara
Pentagram is the world's largest independent design consultancy. The firm is owned and run by 19 partners, a group of friends who are all leaders in their individual creative fields.

Partner: Eddie Opara
Periode: Nov 2012 - Jan 2013
Office: New York
Copenhagen, Denmark
Jun 2012Jul 2012
Press Photographer
Distortion Festival is a celebration of street life and modern party culture - It is the annual party cavalcade in Old Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark. The festival’s focus is on, upfront electronic music, contemporary art, and Copenhagen’s new independent media.
Education
Haderslev, Denmark
Sep 2010Jun 2013
Graphic Communication (BA)
Vejle, Denmark
Aug 2006Jun 2009
Vejle Business School
Innovation (HHX)
Languages
 
Danish (Native), English (Fluent), German (Beginner)
Skills
 
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Application Design, Art Direction, Branding, Concept Development, Conceptual Development, Corporate Identity, Editorial Design, Packaging, Photography, Photography, Print Design, Typography, User Interface, Visual Communication, Visual Identity, Webdesign
Awards
2014
2 x Shortlist (Design)