Juraj Kocar

Graphic Designer

Level
Mid Level
Location
Oslo, Norway
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Juraj Kočár is a graphic designer from Bratislava, Slovakia based in Oslo, Norway. He is working with editorial design, typography, visual identities, and from time to time with illustration. While he designs mostly for printed matter he is always open for other forms and media. The goal in his practice is to come up with visual ideas and solutions which would represent the clients thoughts and needs the best. Be it in the fields of culture, art or commerce. Open for cooperation he is looking forward to hear from you!

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Skills

  • Print Design
  • Editorial Design
  • Typography
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Layout
  • Book Design
  • Visual Identity
  • Lettering

Companies I’ve worked with

  • V

    Various (Contract / Temp roles)

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      (Various)

      • H

        Handverk AS

        Work history

        2019

        Graphic designer

        (Various)

        Jan 2018 - Dec 2019
        • Oslo, Norway
        • Freelance
        • Magazine of Slovak Literature (layout and typesetting), NANANANA (visual identity)

        2017

        Graphic designer

        (Various)

        Jan 2017 - Dec 2017
        • Oslo, Norway
        • Freelance
        • Continuity – 20 years of School of Design (visual identity for exhibition, catalgue design), Paintings that tell stories (brochure design for Merete S. Haugen), Magazine of Slovak Literature (layout and typesetting), Kloaka magazine (editorial design, illustration)

        2016

        Graphic designer

        (Various)

        Jan 2016 - Dec 2016
        • Bratislava, Slovakia
        • Freelance
        • Kloaka magazine (editorial design, illustration), Magazine of Slovak literature (redesign), Intensive use of a property (book design)

        2015

        Graphic designer

        (Various)

        Jan 2015 - Dec 2015
        • Oslo, Norway
        • Freelance
        • Paprotka – private kindergarten (webdesign), Merete S. Haugen – painter (design for exhibition, artbook design), Dark on Tuesdays (Live visuals for concert), Kloaka magazine (editorial design, illustration)

        2014

        Jan 2014 - Dec 2014
        • Bratislava, Slovakia
        • Freelance
        • Information Centre of LIterature (book design), PUNKT n.g.o. (illustration), Literis n.go. – magazine Kloaka (graphic design, illustration)

        2014

        Graphic designer

        Handverk AS

        Jun 2013 - Mar 2014
        • Sande Municipality, Norway
        • Internship

        Education

        2013

        Master's degree, Graphic design

        Oslo National Academy of the Arts

        Jan 2013 - Jun 2013
        • Oslo, Norway
        • Student exchange (internship)

        2014

        Master’s Degree, Visual Communication

        Academy of fine arts and design Bratislava

        Sep 2008 - Aug 2014
        • Bratislava, Slovakia