Victoria Ariza Ruiz

Victoria Ariza Ruiz

Graphic DesignerEdinburgh, United Kingdom
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Victoria Ariza Ruiz

Victoria Ariza Ruiz

Graphic DesignerEdinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Chimère Typeface
    Chimère TypefaceTypeface designed for the grand project license at Penninghen about mysticism and dreams. It is inspired by the surrealism shapes of Salvador Dalí's paintings.
  • 6 clicks of the mouse posters
    6 clicks of the mouse postersPosters designed for the first assessment of my graphic design major project about hate speech. This project shows the first art direction choices of the process as well as critiquing some findings resulting from secondary research. 6 clicks of the mouse is concept which begins by researching definitions of words in google and clicking 6 times in their synonyms. The result was surprising and it showed how quickly language can be turn into hate.
  • Showreel 2020
    Showreel 2020
  • Personal Branding
    Personal BrandingCourse work project which consisted in creating our own personal brand. This is the result of conveying the characteristic sonority of my surnames Ariza Ruiz, particularly the letter "Z", and my interest on typography.
  • Générique La Forêt d'émeraude / The Emerald Forest Title Sequence
    Générique La Forêt d'émeraude / The Emerald Forest Title SequenceTitle sequence collaboration with Euan Reith for the film 'The Emerald Forest'. Art direction and animation project for ESAG Penninghen.
  • Grand Project Photography
    Grand Project PhotographySeries of portraits presented as part of the final project during my exchange at ESAG Penninghen, Paris. These photographs were part of a magazine about mystical creatures and ghosts inspired in 60s films and series. The main idea is to transmit the mysticism of the portrait through a long exposure and a high contrast between black and white, having Edouard Buguet "Spirit Photography" as the principal reference.
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Projects credited in
  • Edinburgh Napier University, BDes(Hons) Graphic Design
    Edinburgh Napier University, BDes(Hons) Graphic DesignThe BDes(Hons) Graphic Design course is a multi award winning programme, which has one eye on the creative economy, and equipping students with the skills to hit the ground running in industry, and one eye on social justice, and how graphic design can be used as an agent of change. Our highly employable graduates have won nearly 70 national student design awards since 2011. We are a creatively brave community of thinkers, critics, makers and designers who make a big impact with the work we do -
  • What can I do to make a difference?
    What can I do to make a difference?Competition entry to the RSA Student Design Awards 2020 with Victoria Ariza Ruiz. Solely using Adobe After Effects, we created an animation using a mixture of rotoscope animation and abstract shapes and colours to illuminate the audio track. Discussing a very critical topic to todays society, this video was made using slightly abstract metaphors and visuals to allow for self interpretation amongst the viewers and to encourage them to think about the audios true meaning.
Work history
    Graphic DesignThreebrand
     - Edinburgh, United KingdomInternship
  • Graphic Design
  • Animation
  • 3D Animation
  • 3D Design
  • Typography
  • Editoral Design
  • Branding
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Cinema 4D
  • Art Direction
    (BA hons) Graphic DesignEdinburgh Napier University
     - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Bachillerato de Bellas ArtesI.E.S. Aguilar y Eslava
     - 14940 Cabra, Córdoba, Spain
    Baccalaureate in Plastic and Visual Arts
    ISTD Student PassInternational Society of Typographic Designers (ISTD)