Nvard Yerkanian

Freelance illustrator and graphic artist

Level
Senior
Location
Florence, Italy
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Hello! I'm an Armenian independent graphic designer and illustrator based in Florence, Italy. I'm the co-founder and curator of WHY Graphic Design Festival in Florence and co-founder of AJZ space and curatorial art collective. Studied Architecture (BA), Graphic Design (MA) and Cultural Criticism (MA), in my artistic practices, I try to combine all the disciplines and skills, and in my personal projects the topics mainly focus on issues of public spaces, urban transformations, and cultural heritage. Co-founding member of Docomomo Armenia. Shortlisted in the World Illustration Award 2019. Member of The Association of Illustrators. Creative Armenia & AGBU fellow 2020. Contact me: nvard@yerkanian.com Instagram: @nvardyerkanian

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Skills

  • Print
  • Illustration
  • Graphic Design
  • Printing
  • Cover Design
  • Book Covers
  • Poster Art
  • Editorial Illustration
  • Layout Design
  • Social Campaign

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Association of Illustrators (AOI)

    Association of Illustrators (AOI)

    • Design
  • S

    Self Employed

    • W

      WHY graphic design festival

      Work history

      Currently

      Co-founder, curator

      WHY graphic design festival

      Oct 2016
      • Italy
      • Full Time

      Currently

      Graphic Designer

      Self Employed

      Feb 2009
      • Italy
      • Freelance

      Currently

      Illustrator

      Self Employed

      Jan 2009
      • Italy
      • Freelance

      Education

      2016

      Jan 2016 - Dec 2016
      • Italy
      • Graphic Design

      2009

      Sep 2005 - Jun 2009
      • Yerevan, Armenia

      Awards

      2019

      World Illustration Awards

      Association of Illustrators (AOI)

      • Shortlisted and exhibited at Somerset House