Bachelors Degree of Fine Art with a concentration on Graphic Design from Otis College of Art and Design, California in May 2011. Graduated with honors.
2005–Present: Freelance [Designer / Web Developer]
Clients include: OTIS College of Art and Design, Arudima Studios, Rogue Status/DTA, Deadline LTD., Rocket Research, Liminality Inc, Lowrider Tattoo Studios, Black Diamond Tattoo Studios, Davey Whitcraft, Jun Cha, Greg James... and many more.
Work done: Print Design, Web Design & Development, Motion Graphics, Branding & Identity
2011-2012: Warner Bros. Records [Interactive Designer]
Artists include: Kimbra, The Mars Volta, Maybach Music Group, Gucci Mane, Waka Flocka Flame, Meek Mill, Matt Toka, Metallica, Common, Kirko Bangz, Stalley
Work done: Web Design, Digital Marketing Asset Creation, Web Development
2009-2011: Gray Market Agency [Partner & Designer]
Clients include: Alpine Audio, Mad Rock, Quest Royal Fine Art, Spyrus Security
Work done: Web Design, Print/Web Ad Design, Identity Design & Brand Development
2008-Present: Those Folks [Partner & Designer]
Work done: Design (web, print, apparel), Identity Design & Brand Development, Beer Drinking
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop CS5, Illustrator CS5, InDesign CS5, Pixelmator, Fontlab Studio, HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, Wordpress, Mac OS X, Unix
Experienced in Adobe After Effects CS5, Flash CS5, Fireworks CS5, Final Cut Studio, Processing, PHP, Ruby on Rails, Joomla, Indexhibit, Search Engine Optimization, Windows
Some knowledge of Logic Studio 9, Ableton Live 8, Facebook/Twitter API, C/C++, Python
Proficient in Typography, Layout, Branding & Identity Design, Screenprinting, Letterpress, Book-binding, Snowboarding
Experienced in Advertising Design, Copywriting
Speaks fluent English, rusty Norwegian, and has forgotten most of the Japanese he learned in high school.
Dean’s List 2007-2011 at Otis College of Art and Design, AIGA "Emerge" showcase 2010, OTIS Type Tournament Champion 2008-2009
AIGA: 2009-Present, "Sons of Norway": 2006-Present