About

Frederik Rafn Barfod is a freelance graphic designer, digital designer and illustrator with 14 years of experience within advertising and communication and an MA in Graphic Communication Design from Royal Danish Academy in Copenhagen

Work history

April 2017 – today
Rafn/Barfod
Owner, Graphic designer, Art Director, Illustrator

May 2014 – August 2015
Sunrise A/S
Senior Digital Designer

May 2012 – may 2014
Sunrise A/S
Digital Designer

October 2010 – May 2012
Se Mor!
Digital Designer

August 2008 – August 2010
Bark Copenhagen
Digital AD, Graphic Designer

August 2006 – August 2008
Livingbrands ApS
Webdesigner, graphic designer

January 2005 – August 2006
Immediad, ChannelOne
Artdirector, digital designer, graphic designer

October 2004 – January 2005
Freelance.
Graphic designer

September 2003 – October 2004
Relevans ApS.
Art Director assistant

Education

September 2019 – June 2021.
Royal Danish Academy

MA in Graphic Communication Design

September 2015 – January 2019
KADK
BA in Visual Communication

October 2000 – September 2003
Politikens Hus, EBA
Intern/Diploma. Courses at DGH

August 2000 – October 2000
Københavns Tekniske Skole
Art workshop, exhibitions, filmscience

August 1999 – August 2000
Skolen For Musik Og Teater
Teaching/musicteaching, cook and janitor

January 1998 – August 1998
Grafisk Design Skole, Odense, v. Søren Jensen (pt.2).
Classic drawing and typography, module 2

August 1997 – January 1998
Instituto Lorenzo De’Medici
Design methodology, Graphic illustration and design, Italian

January 1997 – August 1997
Krabbesholm Højskole
Art workshop, Aestetics, graphic design

January 1996 – January 1997
Grafisk Designskole, Odense, v. Søren Jensen (pt.1).
Classic drawing and typography, module 1

August 1995 – January 1996
Grafikkompagniet.
Publishing, print design and communication