Johan Wejedal Design

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About Johan Wejedal Design

At this site you will find various design and illustration projects made by Johan Wejedal Design (see examples above). Johan Wejedal Design is located to central Gothenburg, Sweden.

Specialist competence within:

Automotive design

Industrial design

Product design

Graphic design

Concept design

3D visualisation

Animation

Image development and concept illustration

Photo manipulation and retouch

Idea generation / brain storming

Sketching in various media

Making presentation material

Image boards/mood boards

Record cover art from idea to print

Animated web banners


3D-modeling:

Concept models

Packaging models

Presentation renderings

Prototype models for 3D-printing

3D/2D-data for CNC-machines


Expert competence in th following software:

Alias Autostudio

Photoshop

InDesign

Illustrator

After Effects

Premiere

Powerpoint

3D Studio Max

VRED
V-Ray

 

Johan Wejedal Design har F-skatt /has tax card for self employment.

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Electronically Yours


Johan Wejedal

Transportation Design MA / Industrial Design BA

 

Social media

You can find Johan Wejedal Design at Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube

CV


Education


2018-2020: Computer Graphics Design/3D visualization, YRGO, Gothenburg, Sweden

2017: Studio photography, 2 week course, Folkuniversitetet, Gothenburg, Sweden

2004-2006: Master degree Transportation Design 80 credits, Institute of Design, University of Umeå, Sweden. 

Thesis project in collaboration with AB Volvo/Volvo 3P.

2001-2004: Bachelors degree in Industrial Design 120 credits, Institute of Design, University of Umeå, Sweden. 

Thesis project in collaboration with Nokia Mobile Phones LTD.

2000-2001: Basic industrial design education (FIDU), Hällefors, Sweden

1999-2000: Basic artistic education, Paletten Art School, Stockholm, Sweden

1997-1999: Image and form, Folk High School of Kyrkerud, Sweden

1995-1996: AMU-courses + 1 term at TBV Art school, Gothenburg, Sweden

1994: English A-course 20 credits, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

1992-1993: Art history 40 credits, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

1989-1992: Program of society sciences, aesthetic variant, Birger Sjöberg's upper secondary school, Vänersborg, Sweden


Computer skills


I am an advanced computer user and have owned computers since 1994. I mainly use PC, but I have no problems using Mac. 


I have experience in the following software:

MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 20+ years, Windows movie maker.

Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop 20+ years, advanced user, Illustrator 20 years, InDesign 15 years, Premier 1 year. After Effects, Adobe Acrobat.

Alias Auto Studio: 15 years, advanced user with experience of Class A surfacing.

3D Studio Max

Corona

V-Ray

VRED

Substance Paint

Blender

MOI

Fusion 360

Google sildes

Various sound and video converter programs, winRAR, winZIP.


Excellent skills of general computer use.

Some experience in:

Maya, Opticore Opus Realizer, Macromedia Flash, ProEngineer, Audacity, etc.


I easily learn new software.

I have solid experience in using scanners, Wacom boards (i.e Sapphire, Intuos and Cintiq), printers and other hardware.

I feel at home on the internet and using social media platforms.

 

Other skills

General scale model making.

Experience in clay modelling (using car design clay)

Good sense of using the written word.

Enjoy giving presentations to many people in Swedish or English.

Experience in building exhibitions.

Experience as project leader.

Well accustomed to design thinking and the design process.


Strengths

Extremely creative.

Empathic.

Curious.

Ability to combine things in new and exciting ways.

Focused on the goal.

Determination to solve problems.

Ability to have lots of projects going at the same time.

Great sense of aesthetics.

Good at keeping deadlines.

Great general knowledge in most areas, such as science, nature, history, arts, cars etc.

 

Languages

Swedish (mother tongue)

English (fluent in both spoken and written)

German (basic knowledge and good understanding)


Publications

2018

Bilsport # 3 and 4 and: Rendering of the Audi GTRS3

MotorMagazinet #2: Rendering of the Audi GTRS3


2016

Recharge, Interview (in Swedish) at Recharge about the future of electric cars: Recharge

Uusi Soumi, Article (in Finnish) about the "Kaab 99L" at Finnish newspaper Uusi Soumi

 "Kaab 99L" feature in "The 10 best Saab concepts that never were produced": 10 best Saab Concepts

Saabplanet.com Article (in English) about the "Kaab 99L": Saabplanet


2014

Halmstad sportscar event:  Arrow  HSCE 2014


2013

Västerviks Tidning about the preimier of the Arrow: VT

Kommunextra about the Arrow Kommunextra

 Auto Motor & Sport, Swedish issue #3, article about my winning proposal in a "design the next Volvo"-competition held by this magazine.


2012

 Auto Motor & Sport, web edition 2012-09-13: design critic on VW Golf VII Auto Motor & Sport


2011

Auto Motor & Sport, Swedish issue #11: Writer/car design critic.

Tuvie.com May 2011: Futuristic glass vases Tuvie

DealShell.com, May 2011: Futuristic glass vases 

En Derin.com May 2011: Futuristic glass vases

Tektion.com May 2011: Futuristic glass vases 

NGanu.com June 2011: Futuristic glass vases 

Dreamship.cn 2011: Futuristic glass vases 

Saabblog.net: Design proposal for a future Retro-Saab (in German) Saabblog.net

 

2010

Auto Motor & Sport: Swedish issues # 4 & 7: design concept illustrations.

Ny Teknik Feb 17Th 2010: "Retro-Saab of the future"

Affärsvärlden Feb 17Th 2010: "Retro-Saab of the future" Affärsvärlden

Saabs United, Feb 17Th 2010: Various futuristic Saab designs Saabs United

El Acelerador: Feb 23rd 2010: Saab sketches, propuestas de Johan Wejedal.

Marioso.com: Various futuristic Saab designs (from Saabs United).

Metro (Gothenburg edition): February 18th 2010: "Retro-Saab of the future"

SAABlog Feb 17Th 2010: "Retro-Saab of the future"  SAABlog

 

2009

Metro August 27 2009 (Gothenburg edition):Design concept illustration "Saab by Koenigsegg"

Ena Habo Tidningen September 2009 Design concept illustration "Saab by Koenigsegg"

Båtliv (Norway) #9 2009: Sportbilerne sjösättes

Teknikens Värld homepage (see links on "Illustration projects")

 

2006 >2008 

Auto & Design # 162: Review on my master degree work

Form (Swedish design magazine) #4 2006: Review/interview about my Master Degree Thesis

Cardesignnews.com: Review on my Master Degree Thesis

Metro August 22th 2006: (Gothenburg/Stockholm edition): review/interview about of my master degree work

Seilas: "Koenigsegg Speedboat"

Båtliv: "Koenigsegg Speedboat"

Verdens Gang: "Koenigsegg Speedboat" Verdens Gang

3d3d.cn June 2006: Review on my Master Degree Thesis (in Chineese) 3d3d