CIRRICULUM VITAE


Core Competencies

  • Concept development, art direction, and project management.
  • Development of 2D and 3D collateral for print, web, and film.
  • Software skills: Adobe Creative Suite, 3ds Max, Maya, Vray, Mudbox, Fume FX, CAD, MS Office.

Professional Experience

Art Director | Designer - Freelance: Rob Wing, Oslo, Norway, 2013-Present

Providing high-end CGI for the advertising and real estate industries.

Production Manager: Diiz AS, Oslo, Norway, 2009-2013

Oslo-based creative media production studio specializing in marketing, branding and identity.

  • Founding member of and artistic force behind the leading creative studio in Norway.
  • Developed tablet-based interface to handle over €1 billion in sales per year for Kongsberg Automotive.
  • Collaborated with Snøhetta Design to rebrand DNB, Norway’s largest bank.
  • Created public presence for Filipstad, Norway’s largest fjordfront development, with over 2000 apartments (sellout $1.3 billion), park, schools, and 25,000 m2 mixed-use commercial.
  • Worked side-by-side with other senior staff to develop new business pitches, project concepts and bids.
  • Ensured creative quality by establishing production pipeline and standards, training and guiding creative staff and monitoring concept cohesiveness.Hands-on design of concept and collateral for high-profile clients and projects.
  • Managed project details and production staff to deliver results exceeding client expectations on time and on budget.
  • Hands-on design of concept and collateral for high-profile clients and projects such as Choice Hotels, FMC Technologies, Oslo Gardermoen Airport and Liberty National Gold Club.

Designer: The Seventh Art, New York, NY, 2008

New York-based brand-marketing company specializing in real estate development strategy, lifestyle marketing communications and sales strategy support.

  • Branding for several multi-billion dollar developments in Dubai, including Trump Intl. Tower (the largest global real estate campaign to date), and the 6.8 billion sf. Nakheel Tower.
  • Go-to designer for bespoke collateral, such as event invitations and interior design details.
  • Concept development, design and creative execution for marketing collateral.
  • Close collaboration with clients such as W Hotels and David Collins to refine concepts and ensure on-target messaging.

Designer - Freelance: Resident Creative Studio, New York, NY, 2007

Graphic Designer - Freelance: Champion System, New York, NY, 2007

Education

Master of Architecture: Columbia University, May 2007

  • Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation.
  • Work published in 2005 Abstract.

BA: Hobart and William Smith College, May 2003

  • Double major in Architectural Studies and History.
  • Minor in studio art, with focus in photography.
  • Deans List 2000-2003.
  • Lewis H. Elliot Memorial Scholar.

ABOUT ME

This is an abridged online version of my portoflio. It's a selection of commercial and personal work done over the past few years while working between New York City and Oslo, Norway.

WHAT I DO

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GET IN TOUCH

home Fayes Gate 16, Oslo

phone 47.93.35.66

rob@popself.com