Thorsten Grimm

Senior Art Director & Designer

FollowUnfollow
  • LevelSenior
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsGraphic Designer - Art Director - Creative Director

Projects

About me

I’m a multi-disciplinary creative with extensive experience in integrated campaign and brand development, design and shoot art direction in the lifestyle, fashion and retail industries. I have worked with brands and agencies on creative concepts, advertising campaigns, brand identities, publications, print and digital design, packaging design, vm concepts, content and image creation. My work spans all channels, on and offline. I've got a curious mind and a keen eye for creativity and innovation. Love my work and working with like-minded people. www.thorstengrimm.com

Skills

  • Packaging
  • Advertising
  • Branding
  • Art Direction
  • Concept
  • Creative Direction
  • Graphic Design
  • Shoot art Direction
  • Creative Strategy
  • Content
  • Print Digital Design
  • Integrated Campaigns
  • Photography-film
  • Adobe Indesign/illustrator/photoshop

People I’ve worked with

View all

Companies I’ve worked with

View all
  • A

    AF News Agency

    FollowUnfollow
    • Digital Media
  • F

    Freelance

    FollowUnfollow
    • Portas

      Portas

      FollowUnfollow
      • Design & Creative
    • trivago

      trivago

      FollowUnfollow
      • IT

    Work history

    Currently

    Art Director & Designer

    Freelance

    Sep 2015
    • I’m a multi-disciplinary creative with extensive experience in integrated campaign and brand development, design and shoot art direction in the lifestyle, fashion and retail industries. I have worked with brands and agencies on advertising, identities, publications, content and image creation for all channels, on and offline. Clients include: Westfield, Clarks Originals, Mercedes, Goldsmiths, Sportsgirl, Sussan, Habitat

    2015

    Group Senior Art Director

    Portas

    Jun 2011 - Sep 2015
    • At Portas I’ve been working on some of the agency’s major accounts as well as new business pitches – directing TTL campaigns throughout channels, including advertising, digital, content, social and vm/windows. I have extensive experience in brand and identity development, graphic design and in directing shoots as well as shoot pre and post-production. My role also included deputising the creative director, managing and mentoring of team and external resource and workload planning with the client services team.

    2011

    Freelance Designer & Art Director

    Suburbia

    Nov 2010 - Mar 2011
    • Advertising, Editorial Design, Branding, new business pitches

    2015

    Co-founder & Art Director

    SSAW Studio

    Sep 2006 - Sep 2015
    • Art direction, branding, design. Clients include: Hugo Boss, Stoll, Juvena of Switzerland, Academy of the Arts Stuttgart

    2010

    Partner

    SSAW Store

    Sep 2006 - Jun 2010
    • Partnerof the fashion boutique SSAW Store, responsible for the store concept, branding and communications including windows, vm, advertising, .com etc. Online store launch in March 2009 Brand portfolio: Acne, A.P.C., BStore, Comme des Garçons, Henrik Vibskov, Maison Martin Margiela, Opening Ceremony and others

    2006

    Freelance Designer

    Jangled Nerves

    Mar 2006 - Aug 2006
    • Freelance designer, graphic and spatial design

    2006

    Freelance Graphic Designer

    Design Hoch Drei

    Jun 2003 - Apr 2006
    • Freelance Designer Graphic design, spatial design, editorial design, branding

    Education

    2006

    Visual Communication

    Academy of the Arts Stuttgart

    Sep 2000 - Jun 2006
    • Visual communication