CV

LANGUAGES
German (Native), Spanish (Bilingual), English (Fluent)
EDUCATION
​​​​​​​Madrid, Spain · 2011 - 2012

Madrid, Spain · 2007 - 2008
MA Degree in Digital Fashion, Portrait and Advertising Photography

Gran Canaria, Spain · 2005 - 2007
Senior Technician in Fine Arts and Artistic Photography
Gran Canaria, Spain · 2003 - 2005
Senior Technician in Fine Arts, Casting and Moulding
UX & UI short Courses & workshops
I am a member of the Interaction Design Foundation of the Interaction Design Foundation, the world’s largest UX Design learning community.

Currently attending courses:
The Practical Guide to Usability
Gamification – Creating Addictive User Experiences
The Psychology of Online Sales

Interaction Design Foundation · Mar 2017 - May 2017 / With a Top 10% Distinction Certificate
Design Thinking: The Beginner's Guide

Interaction Design Foundation · Feb 2017 - May 2017 / With a Top 10% Distinction Certificate
Mobile User Experience (UX) Design

Interaction Design Foundation · Feb 2017 - May 2017 / With a Top 10% Distinction Certificate
User Research - Methods and Best Practices

Interaction Design Foundation · Feb 2017 - May 2017 
Human-Computer Interaction

Workshop in Madrid, Spain · Jan 2017 - Jan 2017 
"Agile UX" of digital products joining a Scrum team 
@ Iván Blanco

Online · Oct 2016 - Oct 2016 
UI Design with Sketch 
@ Javier Cuello
Other short Courses & workshops
Online · Aug 2016 - Sep 2016
Product Photography at High Speed 
@ Paloma Rincón

Online · Feb 2016 - Feb 2016
Inbound Marketing
@ HubSpot Academy

Workshop in Madrid, Spain · Aug 2015 - Nov 2015
Pattern making and Sewing
@ Miss Costuras

Online · Jun 2015 - Sep 2015
Calligraphy for Ex Libris
@ Ricardo Rousselot

Online · Jun 2015 - Sep 2015
Introduction to Product Design: From the visual identity to the packaging
@ Isidro Ferrer

Online · May 2015 - Sep 2015
Art Direction and Still Life Composition
@ Everything .Is

Online · Jun 2015 - Jun 2015
Editorial Illustration
@ Estudio Javier Jaén

Online · May 2015 - May 2015
Illustrated Posters
@ Error! Design

Workshop in Madrid, Spain · Feb 2014 - Feb 2014
Silk Screen printing on Ceramic Course
@ Abe the Ape, La Peseta

Workshop in Madrid, Spain · Feb 2014 - Feb 2014
Printing Course with Linoleum and Wood Types
@ La Familia Plomez
WORK EXPERIENCE in companies
¡HOLA! · SENIOR VISUAL DESIGNER
Madrid, Spain · Mar 2017 - Present

I work in the digital department of ¡HOLA! & HELLO! magazine.

¡Hola! is a weekly Spanish-language magazine specializing in celebrity news, published in Madrid, Spain, and in 15 other countries, with local editions in Argentina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Greece, Indonesia, Mexico, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Russia, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Venezuela.
AndTonic · SENIOR Art Director
Madrid, Spain · Jan 2017 - Mar 2017

Advertising Agency that performs industrial design (design and manufacture), graphic design, multimedia design, production of multimedia objects, interactive spaces, special actions where action and marketing is combined, advertising focused on interaction, content production or virality, and conceptualization of strategies to help brands become more relevant.

Outstanding clients of the company: Advanced Music, ARCO, Blackberry, Camel, Campus Party, Converse, Diesel, Endesa, Guggenheim, Levi´s, Mapfre, MasterCard, Mercedes, Motorola, Movistar, Nokia, Repsol, Sony, Telefonica, Universal Music, Vodafone, Volkswagen...
The Summer Agency · SENIOR DIGITAL Art Director
Madrid, Spain · Feb 2016 - Jan 2017

Advertising Agency, Summer draws strategies and drives actions for brands. Brand Identity for its clients. Non-conventional marketing methods so clients can obtain non-conventional measurable results.

Outstanding clients of the company while I was working there: BMW, Chivas, Comedy Central, Heineken Group, Ramon Bilbao, CNMV, Amadeus, Pedigree, Whiskas, Eli Lilly and Company, GSK, AbbVie, Robusta, Iberdrola...
Mirada.tv · ui designer & graphic designer
Madrid, Spain · Aug 2014 - Feb 2015

The largest independent interactive audio/visual supplier in Europe. Mirada offers a multi-screen approach to digital TV platforms, with a complete suite of end-to-end modular products, up and running on STBs, PC and companion devices such as mobiles and tablets, all with innovative state of the art EPG designs. The company provides all the elements including multiple device support (across PC, set top box and companion devices), cross-platform integration, UI design, database support, transactional engine, billing integration and management services.

Outstanding clients of the company while I was working there: Telefonica España, Izzi Telecom México, Ericsson, Virgin Media, Ono, Jazztel, Orange, Cuatro, Antena 3, Digital+, Vocento, Rtve, Telemadrid... The Company’s solutions are used worldwide by many operators and brands, including Disney International TV, Sky and MTV Networks.
Mobee Factory · ui/UX Designer & Art Director
Madrid, Spain · Feb 2014 - Apr 2014

Mobee Factory is a company with strategic marketing, design and branding solutions. They work for leading companies helping them to create, design and develop solutions, products and services on digital and emerging platforms.

My work was: Art direction, UI/UX design, information architecture, wireframing and prototyping, UI design for multichannel formats (mobile devices, tablets and desktop), visual design, responsive design. Outstanding clients of the company while I was working there: Paramount Pictures, RACE, Circuito Jarama, Universal Music Group...
Tecsisa · ui/UX Designer
Madrid, Spain · Jun 2013 - Jan 2014

Tecsisa is a company specialized in the development of solutions for the energy sector focusing on SOA and cloud computing technologies, with the purpose of developing applications for the electric retailers what complements and strengthens the solution proposals from Tecsisa for the energy sector. 

My work was: UI/UX design, information architecture, wireframing and prototyping, UI design for multichannel formats (mobile devices, tablets and desktop), visual design, iconography, branding, corporate identity, presentation design, editorial design. Outstanding clients of the company while I was working there: Iberdrola, Enel Green Power, Gas Natural Fenosa, Grupo Castilla...
freelance WORK EXPERIENCE
Obnubil · Founder/Owner, Designer & Photographer
Madrid, Spain · Oct 2015 - Present

Obnubil is an independent clothing brand inspired by the occult, the beauty of the dark, of the forbidden, of rare and persecuted. Together with my co-owner I boult up the online store and worked out all details of e-commerce. Between both we manage the community management (Instagram, Facebook and Twitter), the newsletters and mailing, the supervision of the garment production/printing and the packaging for every customer.

Appearance on TV Series:
The brand was picked in February 2016 by a stylist to be used during the first chapter of a new Spanish series called 'Buscando el Norte'. One of our vests and a tote bags was worn by a famous Spanish actress called Belén Cuesta. The series was premiered on the following TV Channels: Antena 3, Neox and Atreseries. The filming was done in Berlin, Germany.

Featuring by Blogs, Websites & Magazines:
Dark Art & Craft (Curated Collection & Online Dealer of Dark Art), Madrid Out, 1001 Camisetas, Positivos Store, HideYourArms, Originalmofo...

Events:
08-09 October 2016 - Mercado de Motores (Once a month, Mercado de Motores (meaning the Engine Market) takes over an old train museum in downtown Madrid for a unique flea market experience. Independent collectors and designers set up stands right alongside Madrid’s old trains.)

The Covenant project:
A section on the website where you will find bands and artists with a darker soul, outstanding creative people that inspire the brand and who now are wearing the brand's clothing! A section containing pictures of the artists, interviews and articles. Band and artists being part so far:
· VICTOR SILES: Spanish ilustrator.
· BLESSEND: Italian illustrator and bass player of post metal band Riten.
· STEF HEESAKKERS: Dutch guitarist of doom band Treurwilg.
· MATHIEU VANDEKERCKHOVE: Belgian guitarist of Amenra, Syndrome, Kingdom and Sembler Deah.
· TREHA SEKTORI: Ambient music, project by Dehn Sora, french musician and graphic designer.
· ROBILLARD AMANDINE: French music composer for short films, television and advertising.
Freelancer · photographer
Madrid, Spain · Jul 2005 - Present

Books and tests for models and model agencies, editorials for magazines, catwalk photography, retouching and montages, product photography, personal projects for exhibitions...

I have so far participated in a total of 11 exhibitions around the world, including a participation at the Biennale Fotonoviembre together with artists like Dave McKean, an exhibition at the Long Night of Museums in Austria "ORF Lange Nacht der Museen" and a participation as round table member of the Digital Photography Meeting "Macaronesia". I also participated in international charitable projects such as "Made for Japan" in 2011, all the profits were donated to the Japanese Red Cross for helping the victims of the earthquake/tsunami. A sponsorship by Datacolor (The World Leader in Color Innovation) is also worth to mention.
My work has been published in:
New Heroes & Pioneers (Sweden), Vogue Italia (Online Version), Lysmåler Magazine (Spain), Citypulse (Chile), De Bezige Bij Editorial (Holland), Profifoto Magazine (Germany), Imser Siglo Editorial (Spain), Datacolor (Switzerland), Digitalfoto MC Ediciones (Spain), ORF Lange Nacht der Museen (Austria), Ko-e Magazine (Japan), 2bemag (Spain), Fart Magazine (Holland), Staf Magazine (Spain), Bak Magazine (Turkey), hacidMAG (Spain), Heels Magazine (Spain), TEA Tenerife Espacio de las Artes (Spain), Tartarus Press (United Kingdom), Postmediabooks (Italy), Periódico La Provincia (Spain), Hitspaper (Japan), Kleine Zeitung (Austria), Periódico 20 Minutos (Spain), Fashion designer Leyre Valiente (Spain), Fashion designer ByMare Shoes (Spain), The Khooll (Digital Design & Lifestyle Magazine), Design Ideas.pics (Online Magazine for design ideas)...
Model agencies I have worked with:
Blow Models (ES), View Management (ES), MD International Models Division (ES), Trend Models (ES), Heels Spain (ES), Mad Models Management (ES), Infashion Malta (ES), Ikonic Models (ES), Wanted (ES), Maroe Management (ES), Group Models (ES)
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