Johanna Gruntjes

Johanna Gruntjes

Creative Team / Mid-Weight Art DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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Johanna Gruntjes

Johanna Gruntjes

Creative Team / Mid-Weight Art DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
An enthusiastic Dutch Art Director, working alongside best friend Becky Cartey, as a creative and conceptual team. Both dress creepily similar, check Burst into song and get strange looks, check Neither gives a damn, check
Projects credited in
  • Advert Unavailable
    Advert UnavailableA a set of Youtube ads which play on the media format in order to show self-employed and small businesses the impact of just one person being absent, and therefore the value of business healthcare cover.
  • Cancer Doesn't Discriminate
    Cancer Doesn't DiscriminateWomen of black and ethnic minority backgrounds are currently reluctant to step forward and share their cancer survival stories. Although less likely to get cancer, this lack of representation and conversation makes them more likely to die from it. Tackling the issue of underrepresentation head-on, this speculative campaign for Cancer Research UK shows a diverse range of BAME women... but with their identity hidden due to the lack of women willing to speak up. The ads call for BAME cancer surviv
  • Samsung Drive
    Samsung DriveA simple idea to stop people using their phone when driving. It won the 'SheSays Student Award' in 2015.
  • Virgin Trains Mother's Day
    Virgin Trains Mother's DayVirgin Trains gave Mums what they really want on Mother’s Day. Ft. cheesy/creepy stock footage.
  • Build Your Happy Place
    Build Your Happy PlaceAn HTML 5 game created for the NSPCC to help distract vulnerable 6-11 year olds who are upset and waiting to speak with Childline. Creatives, developers and designers worked collaboratively throughout, to create a visually engaging game that is easy to use and keeps children entertained. Play the game:
  • Virgin Trains April Fools
    Virgin Trains April FoolsWhen Virgin Trains and April Fools collided, this was the outrageous outcome. It got over 200k views without a penny of paid spend!
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Work history
    Nonsense London logo
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    Mid-weight CreativeNonsense London
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Working on brands such as: - AXA - Cancer Research UK - British Heart Foundation - Diabetes UK - British Council - NSPCC - Virgin Trains - Hartley's Jelly - TalkTalk
  • Art Directing
  • Art Direction
  • Photoshop
  • Graphic Design
  • Digital Design
  • Branding
  • Concept
  • Advertising Concepts
  • Adobe
  • Ad Concept
    Creative AdvertisingUniversity of Lincoln
     - Lincoln, United Kingdom
    Graphic DesignSint Lucas Boxtel
     - Boxtel, Netherlands
    Studied Graphic Design in The Netherlands which includes 2x six month internships at a design and advertising agencies.
    SheSays Student Award
    Becky and I won the SheSays Student Award in 2015 for our creative idea called 'Samsung Drive'. An app that would block phone signal at a certain speed, with the aim of reducing phone-related car accidents. Read our blog post here: