Johanna Schmelter is a Communication Designer from the Münsterland, Germany. She has studied Communication Design at the Folkwang University of Arts Essen, Germany and the Unitec Auckland, New Zealand and has worked as a grafic designer in communication design since 2008. After internships in the photography studio 'blende 79', the scene magazine 'optixx.net', dialog marketing agency 'Brüggemann&Freunde' in Germany she also did an internship at the brand and strategy design studio 'Truly Deeply' in Melbourne, Australia.
Now she is searching for a permanent position in a multidisciplinary design studio with the center in branding, packaging and/or editorial design.Photo by Meike Griffith
07/2013 - now
Self employed, working on several freelance projects.
Bachelor of arts in communication design at the Folkwang University of Arts, Essen.
01/2012 - 03/2012
Intern at brand and strategy design studio 'Truly Deeply' in Melbourne, Australia. (Working for Delatide Winery, Grapevine PR, ETTO italian street pasta, Turnbull Bros., eFirst > Ferve ticketing and agIdeas International Design Week.) reference
Semester abroad graphic design & animation at Unitec Institute of Technology Auckland, New Zealand.
Won the 2nd prize for Mercedes-Benz e-car compaign with 'batteries'.
09/2009 - now
Freelance work for the agency 'Die Schaftmacher' during my studies. Complete art direction for their product catalogue and print products.
06 - 08/2008
Intern at 'optixx.net' magazine and event managing in Bottrop for the Loveparade 2008 (Dortmund).
01 - 05/2008
Intern at 'Brüggemann&Freunde' dialog marketing agency. (Working for Karstadt, AXA insurance, Janssen-Cilag, Postbank and norisbank.)
11/2007 - 01/2008
Intern at 'blende 79', modern portrait photography studio.
Highschool diploma at the Gymnasium Remigianum, Borken.
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