About me

My name is Christian Svalander and I am a 35-year-old designer, and this is my online portfolio and blog. In short:

  • Since January 2011 I am an Art Director at Invinn, a Swedish communication agency.
  • I have 15 years of professional experience within the visual communication field.
  • I live, breathe, think and dream of social media – and other online phenomena.
  • I live in Gothenburg, Sweden, but work globally over e-mail and various collaboration tools.
  • I am a designer first and foremost, but an aspiring web developer.
  • I have a multi-faceted creative background.

My areas of expertise include, but are not limited to:

  • Brand and conceptual development
  • Art direction, graphic design and typography
  • Layout and print production
  • Digital presence and strategy development
  • Internet marketing and search engine optimization (SEO)
  • Creative writing, storytelling and copywriting
  • Illustration