CV

 

Martin Kann

Art Director / Creative Director

 

Contact

Bondrum Kulladal

273 92 Skåne Tranås

Sweden

Tel +46 705 500 109

martinkann@martinkann.com

www.martinkann.com

 

Born

1966, Helsingborg, Sweden

 

Employment history

2015- Futerra, Creative Director, Stockholm, Sweden

2014- Martin Kann Group, Owner, Fågeltofta, Sweden

2007-14 Rethink, Partner/Creative Director, Copenhagen, Denmark

2004-06 Firma Martin Kann, Owner, Fågeltofta, Sweden

2003-04 TBWA, Sr. Art Director, Vancouver, Canada

2000-03 Rethink, Sr. Art Director, Vancouver, Canada

1998-00 Romson, Sr. Art Director, Stockholm, Sweden

1997-98 FKHS, Partner/Sr. Art Director, Stockholm, Sweden

1992-97 Firma Martin Kann, Owner, Stockholm, Sweden

1989-92 Carlsson & Broman DDB, Art Director, Stockholm, Sweden

 

Awards

2 x The One Show, Merit

1 x Guldkärnan, Designer of The Year

8 x Applied Arts Award

1 x Guldägget, Gold

2 x Guldägget, Silver

2 x Guldägget, Merit

1 x Lotus Award, Best of Show

16 x Lotus Awards

1 x ADCC, Gold

3 x ADCC, Silver

6 x ADCC, Merit

5 x Communication Arts, Award

2 x The Marketing Awards, Bronze

6 x The Marketing Awards, Merit

1 x Extra Awards, Silver

1 x Extra Awards, Bronze

1 x Cannes Lions, Shortlist

2 x Eurobest

1 x Epica

1 x Kolla!, Silver

 

Press

2012 CAP & Design #3 

2011 Skånska Dagbladet (feature/web-TV)

2011 Gaffa

2011 Gaffa

2010 Sveriges Radio P3 (Swedish National radio), Aug 27, (feature show)

2010 Hunter & Cook Magazine, Issue #5, (feature/published work)

2009 SVT (Swedish National TV), Hype, 13/3, (coverage)

2008 Dagens Nyheter

2005 SVT (Swedish national TV), Sydnytt (coverage)

2005 Sydsvenska Dagbladet

2005 Ystads Allehanda

2003 Made Magazine #2, (feature/published work)

2003 Communication Arts, (feature/published work)

2002 Lürzers Int’l Archive vol 1-02, (published work)

2001 Strategy Magazine

1999 Nöjesguiden, #6, (feature)

1999 Tidningen Östermalm, #4, (feature, published work)

1997 ZTV (Swedish cable TV), Sep 12, (feature)

1997 SVT (Swedish National TV), Musikbyrån, Sep 10

 

Exhibitions

2015 You Are Not Alone, Martin Bryder Gallery, Lund

2013 I Want To Hold Your Hand, Borås Konstmuseum, Borås

2012 Gruppeknald, Martin Bryder Gallery, Lund 

2010 Martin Bryder Gallery, Lund

2009 Rönnells Antikvariat, Stockholm (retrospective)

2002 Neon Gallery, Brösarp (record covers)

2002 Neon Gallery, Brösarp (photography)

2002 The Victoria & Albert Museum, London (record covers)

2002 Notting Hill Arts Club, London (record covers)

2002 Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg (record covers)

2001 Kulturhuset, Stockholm (record covers)

 

Misc.

2015 Guest lecturer at Forsbergs Skola, Stockholm, Sweden

2014 Permanent feature in Alfabetet (The Alphabet), Sveriges Radio P3 (Swedish National Radio)

2005-06 Guest lecturer at Östra Grevie College of Arts, Östra Grevie, Sweden

2001 Strategy Magazine’s Creative Report Card. Rank 3rd art director in Canada

2000-04 Adviser at The Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, Canada

1998-00 Adviser at Konstfack (The Swedish University College of Arts, Craft, Design and Art education), Stockholm, Sweden

1998 Guest lecturer at RMI Berghs Institute of Communication, Stockholm, Sweden

 

Citizenship

Swedish

Canadian

 

Languages

Swedish (native)

English (full professional proficiency)

Danish (full professional proficiency)

 

Education

College, Social sciences 3 years, Nicolaiskolan, Helsingborg, Sweden

 

Martial status

Married

 

Interests

Art, music, snowboarding, running, hiking, mountaineering, mountainbiking, scuba diving (certified PADI Rescue Diver)