CV

WORK (1996-today):

I’m a Communication Designer (with a background in street art, urban geography and cognitive science) based in Donostia-San Sebastian who has a large experience working in for different companies and business…

    • Art & Culture: Arteleku, Donostia Kultura, DSS2016, Tabakalera, Kutxa Kultur, Museo Marítimo de San Sebastián, C.C. Montehermoso.
    • Brands: Nokia, Loreak Mendian, Carhartt, HLC SB Distribution, Upper Playground, Vision Street Wear, Vans.
    • Communication: Soda Marketing Integral, Promueve3, Animatu Multimedia, DK Muralismo, Amasté Comunicación, Tech For Society, BiscayTIK Foundation.
    • Education: Laboratorios Ikertze Arte-Niño, Ostargi Gizarte Elkartea, Catalina de Erauso Ikastetxea, Aiete Ikastetxea, Asociación TxikiAktiba, Academia Lacunza, Centro de Estudios AEG, Heziplus, Grupo SIE Consultoría y Formación, Ankulegi, Hirikilabs, Universidad del País Vasco.
    • Festivals: ArtFutura, SONAR (Barcelona), Elektronikaldia (Donostia), Sub/versiones Urbanas (Donostia), Donostia Fashion Week, Zemos98 (Sevilla),  MusicaExMachina (Bilbao), Zinebi (Bilbao), BLV-Art (Bilbao), SkateXpresion (Bilbao), BIME Hack Day (Bilbao), Madrid Abierto, SkateXpresion (Bilbao), Leka street art jaialdia (Donostia), BIME Hack Day (Bilbao), LibreCon Business & Open Technologies Conference (Galicia)…
    • Media: JOK Films, ETB3, Planet Radio 100.3FM, The Balde, Entzun aldizkaria, Hip Hop Life, Etecé Magazine, Revolucion Neolítica revista literaria, Husmee Magazine, Dogway skate magazine, Urban Magazine, Surfer Rule, Tres60 magazine…

SKILLS:

Hard skills: Drawing, Copywriting, Visual Design, Web Development, Digital Marketing, User Experience Research, Video Recording & Editing, Communication Design, Cognitive Computing, Project Management, Event Planning, Public Speaking, Storytelling.

Soft skills: Open-minded, Ability to Work Under Pressure, Adaptability, Self-motivation, Self-discipline, Emotional Intelligence, Team-working, Appreciation of Aesthetics, Creativity, Entrepreneurship, Critical Thinking, Resilience.

HOBBIES:

  • Analog and digital photography.
  • Drawing doodles.
  • Mixing downtempo, sampledelia and glitch-hop music.
  • Book collecting.
  • Educational robotics.
  • Playing chess with my son.
  • Homemade cold-pressed juices.
  • Hiking in the woods.
  • Paddle surfing in the ocean.
  • CrossFit training after work.
  • Cruising the city with my skateboard…

ACADEMIA:

    • Master’s Degree in Philosophy, Science and Values
      University of the Basque Country + National Autonomous University of Mexico (2020).
    • Master’s Degree in Psychobiology and Cognitive Neuroscience
      Autonomous University of Barcelona (2016).
    • Master’s Degree in Information Society and Urban-Regional Development
      University of Santiago de Compostela (2016).
    • Posgraduate Degree in Applied Neuromarketing
      University of Barcelona (2015).
    • Posgraduate Degree in Cultural Innovation: Arts, Digital Media and Popular Culture
      Open University of Catalonia + LABoral, Center of Art and Industrial Creation (2013).
    • Posgraduate Degree in Social Media Management
      National University of Distance Education (2011).
    • MPhil in Urbanism and Territorial Planning
      Higher Technical School of Architecture of San Sebastian (2010).
    • Doctoral Program: Idea, Form and Matter in Architecture
      Higher Technical School of Architecture of San Sebastian (2004).
    • Erasmus-Socrates Scholarship: Studies in Visual Communication
      College of Architecture, Media and Design – Universität der Künste Berlin (2000).
    • Bachelor of Fine Arts
      University of the Basque Country (2000).

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*(Picture: portrait in 2011 by Irene Ormazabal).