HELLO! I'm Andrea Rodriguez. Graphic Designer, digital designer, type lover, Colour Wizard, hand-lettering enthusiast, letterpress nostalgic and world traveler from Toronto, Canada and Bogota, Colombia (yeah, two places). 

ABOUT

Designing is my passion, my life and my job. I love creating clean, smart and determined design. I have a strong attention to detail and I’m very passionate about my work. Responsible, honest, determined, detail oriented, I work well under pressure. I am bold and enjoy new challenges. Learning is a big part of my life,  I try to keep learning and improving my skills almost daily.

 

EDUCATION

Master in Arts,  Art Direction  

Penninghen, Paris

June 2018

Post-graduate certificate in UX Design

BrainStation, Toronto, Canada 

January 2016

Post-graduate certificate in Typeface Design

Type@Paris, Paris, France

2015

Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design (BDes)

OCAD University, Toronto, Canada

2012

 

LANGUAGES

English - Bilingual

Spanish - Native

French - Bilingual

EXPERIENCE

Multidisciplinary Graphic Designer

August 2013- June 2016

Group Média TFO - Toronto, Canada

Working with all kinds of media, I’ve worked mostly for MiniTFO, CineTFO and TFO Education. I did everything from illustration, to editorial and print, amongst other group projects.

Projects: Boukili, interactive reading app. Passeport Cinéma (editorial), App Mini Biblio (all illustrations of the app), Mini Chansons Traditionelles (Character illustration and digital environment design or the song: pomme de reneitte), Le Rêve de Champlain for TFO Education, etc.

Visual Designer

June 2012- May 2013

Diligence Engine- Toronto, Canada

Video and web design, development and refinement.

Graphic Design Intern

June 2011- September 2011

Desdoigts et Associès- Paris, France

Brands I worked for: Clarins, Carrefour France, Nicolas Feuillate.

 

SOFTWARE

InDesign | Photoshop | Illustrator | After Effects
Sketch | C4D | Glyphs

AWARDS

Applied Arts Canada

Student Awards 2012 for the book on Immigration, Transnationality and Identity, Student work. Published in the November 2012 issue ( appliedartsmag.com)

PromaxBDA North America

Promotion, Marketing & Design Awards Groupe Média TFO for the Annual Report 2013-2014 | Bronze

Promax BDA - Local Awards 2014

Passeport Cinéma, CineTFO Print : Off Air Design    Passeport 2014  | Bronze

 

INTEREST

Typography

Printmaking

Reading

Traveling

Yoga and Pilates

Tea

 

TRAVELS

Toronto-New York-Miami-Berlin-Madrid-Bogotá Barcelona-London-Bruxelles-Montreal-Paris-Quebec Habana-Reims-Ibague-Amsterdam