Alex Venndt

Senior Art Director

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
Art Director - Graphic Designer - Creative Director
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

Alexander Venndt is an independent Art Director working in the fields of culture, fashion and music for clients including Adidas, Converse, Nike, Burberry, Levi’s and Paco Rabanne and collaborators including i-D, VICE, Virtue, Superimpose and Anyways. His studio was established in 2018 and combines creative communication skills with editorial art direction expertise to produce impactful and bold visual work for brands, artists and organisations. Prior to this, Alexander worked as a Creative and Art Director for creative agencies Droga5, Mother and 4Creative between London and New York City.

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Skills

  • Creative Direction
  • Advertising
  • Graphic Design
  • Brand Strategy
  • Art Direction
  • Design
  • Film Production
  • Branding
  • Creative Advertising
  • Fashion Advertising

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • VICE

    VICE

    • Publishing
  • Anyways Creative

    Anyways Creative

    • Design
  • R/GA

    R/GA

    • Advertising
  • 4Creative

    4Creative

    • Design

Work history

Currently

Creative & Art Director

Self Employed

Mar 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Freelance Creative, Art Director and Graphic Designer. Recent clients include Adidas, Converse, Nike, Burberry, Levi’s and Paco Rabanne.

2019

Art Director

Anyways Creative

Jul 2019 - Sep 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Lead creative on Converse.

2019

Art Director

Superimpose Global

Feb 2019 - Apr 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Adidas and Adidas Originals.

2019

Art Director

R/GA

Sep 2018 - Feb 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Lead art director for Nike-sponsored 'The Gurls Talk Podcast' hosted by model and activist Adwoa Aboah and other Nike London and Portland projects.

2018

Art Director

i-D

Jul 2018 - Sep 2018
  • Paris, France
  • Freelance
  • Lead creative on editorial and branded projects for i-D, Levi's and Paco Rabanne.

2018

Art Director

VICE

Mar 2018 - Sep 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Lead creative on VICE and Virtue projects in London and Paris working with fashion, beauty and luxury brands.

2018

Art Director

Droga5

Oct 2014 - Feb 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Creative, art director and designer working between the creative and design departments producing integrated work for brands including Uniqlo, Peroni, Asahi and Paramount.

2014

Art Director

4Creative

Aug 2014 - Oct 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Creative and art director working on various Channel 4 projects.

2014

Art Director

Mother London

May 2014 - Aug 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I transferred to Mother London where I continued to work as a creative and art director working on projects for Match.com, Boots, Halfords and Young's.

2014

Art Director

Mother New York

May 2013 - May 2014
  • New York, United States
  • Full Time
  • Creative and art direction producing integrated campaigns, experiential and digital work for clients including Virgin Mobile, Samsung, Stella Artois, CB2, Target and Optimum.

2013

Creative

TV2

Feb 2013 - May 2013
  • Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Freelance
  • Working as a part of the creative team producing content to activate TV programs for Denmarks biggest commercial broadcaster.

2012

Creative

Fly Garage

Oct 2012 - Dec 2012
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Freelance
  • Creative for Fly Garage, an innovation incubator started by Mondelez in collaboration with Contagious magazine and +Castro Innovation. It brings together Mondelez marketers, creatives from agencies including CP+B, Wieden+Kennedy and Ogilvy and other collaborators like Hyper Island to develop and prototype future brand solutions.

2012

Creative Intern

Moccu

Jun 2012 - Sep 2012
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Internship
  • Creative intern working on digital projects in the new business team.

2011

Event & PR Assistant

VICE

Sep 2010 - Feb 2011
  • Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Freelance
  • Event promotion and PR for VICE events in Scandinavia.

2010

Graphic Designer

Provokator Magazine

Oct 2009 - May 2010
  • Prague, Czechia
  • Internship
  • Design and art direction lead on the monthly printed issue focusing on alternative culture in Prague and Berlin.

Education

2013

Digital Media Creative

Hyper Island

Aug 2011 - Aug 2013
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Creative, art direction and design for communication with a focus on new trends in digital media and technology. Led by industry professionals from across the globe, Digital Media Creative is a learning-by-doing a program, built around actual projects with actual clients.

2011

Aug 2010 - Aug 2011
  • Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Foundation course in creative advertising.

2010

Jan 2010 - May 2010
  • Prague, Czechia
  • Diploma in Graphic Design & Animation