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Daniela Desire Diaz

Art Director. Illustrator and Graphic Designer

Houston, TX, USA
"Behind a design is a story. I want to be the architect that brings together all elements uniting history, personality, and innovation with the creation and development of a tangible vision for all my clients."

Work Experience

Freelance Uvih Olka

Graphic Designer & Illustrator. Freelance.

December 2012 - Present Texas, United States

El Nacional

Senior Art Director

September 2012 - December 2012 Venezuela

TDC Mundo

Senior Art Director

• Estimating the time required to complete the work and providing projects status to the creative group.
• Developing design briefs that suit the client's purpose.
• Thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts and developing interactive design.
• Using innovation to redefine a design brief within the constraints of cost and time.
• Presenting finalized ideas and concepts to clients or account managers.
• Working with a range of media, keeping up to date with emerging technologies.
• Proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work.
• Demonstrating illustrative skills with rough sketches and working on layouts ready for print.
January 2012 - September 2012 Venezuela

MD Nexus

Senior Art Director

• Meeting clients or account managers to discuss the business objectives and requirements of the project.
• Estimating the time required to complete the work and providing projects status to the creative group.
• Developing design briefs that suit the client's purpose.
• Thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts and developing interactive design.
• Using innovation to redefine a design brief within the constraints of cost and time.
• Presenting finalized ideas and concepts to clients or account managers.
• Working with a range of media, keeping up to date with emerging technologies.
• Proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work.
• Demonstrating illustrative skills with rough sketches and working on layouts ready for print.
• Working as part of a team with printers, copywriters, photographers, stylists, illustrators, other designers, account executives, web developers and marketing specialists.
June 2008 - December 2011 Venezuela

Notto Buró

Graphic Designer and Illustrator

July 2007 - June 2008 Venezuela

Publiteca

Graphic Designer & Illustrator

January 2007 - June 2007 Caracas, Venezuela

Caracas Design Institute

Professor

March 2004 - July 2005 Caracas, Venezuela

Education

Lone Star College CyFair

Student

January 2013 - Present Houston, Texas, United States

Caracas Design Institute

Degree in Illustration

March 1999 - June 2003 Venezuela

Languages

Spanish (Native),
English (Advanced),

Skills

Advertising, Art Direction, Branding And Identity, Corporate Identity, Digital Illustration, Drawing, Graphic Design, Illustrator, Logo Design, Painting, Photoshop, Typography, Visual Communication,