Magdalena Ekström

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Magdalena Ekström
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Kunstakademiets Designskole

ABOUT

PROJECTS
CV / SKILLS
Education: 

2009 – 2011
Master's degree in Arts – Furniture and Spatial Design,
The Danish Design School, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2005 – 2009 Bachelor's degree in Arts – Architecture and Design,
Aarhus School of Architecture, Aarhus, Denmark

Spring 2005
Architecture course at art school,
Krabbesholm Højskole, Skive, Denmark.

2000 – 2003
Upper Secondary School – Social Science & Economy,
Malmö Borgarskola. Malmö, Sweden.

Internships: 

2009 – 2010
Product Designer and Project Manager, internship. Worked with product development, concept design, visualisations, spatial design – both interior and exterior design.
I was the manager and the designer for a spatial concept for “Babian”, a childrens' tv program on Danish national television, for two fairs in Denmark.
I also made the Danish theater company “Teater Grob”'s new exterior in central Copenhagen.
Goodmorning Technology, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Work: 

2010
Interior Designer & Project Manager for Stiftelsen Teknikdalen's new interior concept.
Sommardesignkontoret – SVID, Borlänge, Sweden.

Graphic Designer. Made the graphic profile for “Kulturlunchen”, a cultural event in Malmö. Started my own business due to this job.
Malmö Kulturförvaltning, Malmö, Sweden.

Other: 

Design Blogger for Denmark.dk. Blogged about furniture and interior trends. Attended the Furniture
Fair in Milano and did PR-work to promote Danish Design.
Denmark.dk, Copenhagen, Denmark.

EXHIBITIONS
2011
“Danish Design School Graduation Exhibition 2011”, Danish Design School, Copenhagen, Denmark.
“Sydform 2011”, Form Design Center, Malmö, Sweden.

2010
“Creating the Next Generation Upholstery Furniture”, Fritz Hansen Showroom, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Competences: 

Visualisation – Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator.
Web – Dreamweaver and Wordpress.
3D – Rhinoceros, ArchiCAD, Sketchup and basic skills in Solid Works.

Languages: 

Swedish, English, Danish and Norweigan – Fluent
German – Understands spoken and written German.
Hebrew – Is attending Ulpan Gordon's Hebrew course in Tel Aviv.