Discover the interview of Jamal Akbarov, located in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
How did you become designer?
I wanted to be a interior designer, but my fate forced me to change it. I studied in The Institute of Design and Arts in Tashkent city. I studied one year in faculty of interior,but next year I changed my faculty and started to distance learning. It was my beginning in graphic design and distance learning let me to work in advertising agencies. I became look and study trends of graphic design and it liked me. In 2006 year I graduated my University and after one year I started to live and work in Saint-Petersburg (Russia). I worked in brand consulting agencies such as Coruna and Dochery branding. I took a part on creating package design and corporate identities for medium and large business. It was a priceless for me as a expertise. In 2010,I received job offer from one brand consulting agency from Saudi Arabia. But I chose job offer from Bahrain . I started to work there and study trend of graphic design in Gulf countries. Gulf countries are fast emerging markets where large and medium business can have a success.
How would you define your vision of design, your style?
I like British & European design. Minimal and clean solutions infuence on sales . That is why I chose this style for myself. I’m marketer in first. I study experiences of Siegel & Gale, Future Brand, Wolff Olins, Landor& Associates and other consultancy firms.
For the future, what are your professional projects?
I’m planning to get some interesting projects in the field of packaging. For example now, I work on creating brand identity for hygiene products.
What do you like the most in your job?
Discovery, study and watch . I always learn trends . I love laconic, clean, visible and recognizable graphic visual communications which are created on the basis marketing and sales.
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