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About Andrew Chong : Andrew Chong is an Australian-based, award-winning and multi-disciplinary designer working across experience design, environmental design, graphic design, branding strategy, digital and multi-media design and product development. With a decade of experience in corporate identity and designing luxury brands, Andrew creates agile and iconic brand personalities, identities and designs that thrive across diverse global marketplaces. Designing innovative 3-Dimensional and 2-Dimesional design solutions, he creates brand strategies, architecture, packaging identity systems and digital experiences for emerging, national and global enterprises. Fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese, Andrew is a graduate from Brunel University London and holds a MA in Design and Branding Strategy and a BA in Interior Architecture and Design from Nottingham Trent University (Distinction). Andrew was also awarded a highly competitive Tier-1 U.K. Graduate Entrepreneur Visa to start and run his own eCommerce design business.
Although we don't always follow trends, inevitably something ‘HOT’ comes along. Yes trends come into play in my designs, but I usually try to work out a different interpretation reflective of my own style.
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Art director advertising Marketing, PR, advertising
2011 – 2012, MA Design and Branding Strategy
, Brunel University, UK.
2005 – 2008, BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design (First Class Honour), The Nottingham Trent University, UK.
2004- 2005, Foundation in Art and Design, KBU International College (KBU)
2015-2016, Senior Designer, Fitch Design, Singapore
2013-2015, Lead Designer, Shaun Clarkson Interior Design, London/ United Kingdom.
2011- 2013, Senior Designer, The Honest Group ,London/ United Kingdom.
2008- 2011, Interior Designer and Department Leader, Sacha and Tan Architects Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia& Singapore.
2004 – 2008, Retail Designer, New Convox Sdn Bhd, Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia.
2007, Junior Designer, Theme Interior Design Consultanc, Kuala Lumur/Malaysia.
2008, Sequence 08, Kuala Lumpur
2009, Malaysia Institute of Architects Design excellence awards, Winner, Malaysia
2007, Malaysia Institute of Interior Design event, Participant, Malaysia
September 2007, Young Designer Idol First Prize, MSID( Malaysian Society of Interior Designer), Malaysia.
December 2007, MSID Sebelas Student Design Competition Year 2007, Malaysia, Creative Performance First Prize, MSID Duabelas Student Design Competition Year 2007, Malaysia.
November 2008, MSID( Malaysian Society of Interior Designer), Malaysia
Honourable Mentioned of Student Category, MSID( Malaysian Society of Interior Designer), MSID Annual Design Review, Malaysia
November 2008, Top 10 Best Design
Nippon Paint (M) Sdn. Bhd. & TS EXIM Sdn. Bhd., Nippon Young Designers Awards, Malaysia
November 2008, Creative Awards on Space Design
CIID (http://www.ciid.com.cn), TAID (Taiwan Association of Interior Designers), HKIDA(Hong Kong Interior Design Association), Associacao de Designers de Macao, 4th Sino Chinese Interior Design Awards 2008, Shanghai, China.
February 2009, Outstanding Design Awards, Senses Group Hong Kong (http://www.senses-group.com), Extraterrestrial Design Contest 2008, Hong Kong.
February 2009, First Price of Commercial Design, Student’s Interior Design Category, Farmani Group, U.S.A. (http://idesignawards.com/), International Design Awards (IDA) , Los Angeles, U.S.A.
June 2009, In- Book, Public Environment Design, Design and Art Direction Organisation (http://www.dandad.org/), D&AD Student Awards 2009, London, U.K.
July 2008, Top 2, Design and Industry Excellence, Institut Perekabentuk Dalaman Malaysia (IPDM), Malaysia Interior Design Awards 2009 (MIDA), Malaysia.
July 2009, Honourable Mentioned of Student Category
LICC London (http://licc.us/), London International Creative Conpetition (LICC), London, U.K.
23rd FEB 2009, The Star Newspaper, Malaysia.
3rd MAR 2009, The Sun Newspaper, Singapore.
6th MAR 2009, The Asia Times, Singapore.
8th MAR 2009, The Sunday Times, Malaysia.
13th MAR 2009, China Press, Malaysia.
15th MAR 2009, Borneo Post, Malaysia.
18th MAR 2009, The Star Newspaper, Malaysia.
23th MAR 2009, Berita Harian, Malaysia.
MAR 2008, Creative Home, Malaysia.
2009, Kuala Lumpur Design Week 2009, Booklet of Featured Designer, Malaysia.
6th APR 2010, China Press, Malaysia.
SEPT 2010, Citta Bella Magazine, Malaysia.
AN 2011, Men’s Uno, Malaysia.
JUNE 2011, Nu You Magazine, Malaysia.
English (Native), Mandarin (Native), Cantonese (Native), Malay (Native)
Free hand sketching, drafting, Model Making, Photography, Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word, Power Point, Excel, Outlook), Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Lightroom, Autodesk AutoCad, Autodesk 3D Studio Max, V-ray, Google Sketchup, Vector Works, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Audition (Cool Edi Pro), Sonic Maximizer
COURSES, SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS::
2014, Presenter of "Design Entrepreneurship", Torrents University, Adelaide Australia
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2016, Design Institute of Australia, Australia
?) I love role playing games and I have an extensive collection of digital game consoles including the Nintendo Wii, 3Ds and PlayStation. My iPad and iPhone are loaded with tons of games. Yes it's a bit ‘geeky’, but sometimes they do inspired my design thinking because many game makers are great designers. I also love taking pictures with my new Sony Alpha 5000 camera, especially of my miniature pinscher Taisho
Absolut Vodka; Absolut Elyx; Chivas; Perrier Jouët; Pernod Absinthe; Selfridges; Harvey Nichols; Pitfield; Prime Burger; Clink 78; Rotisserie Excel London; The Box London; Quintessentially; Bloomsbury; Omega; Converse; Temperley London; Cîroc; Ketel One Vodka, Smirnoff; Johnny Walker Gold Label; Don Julio Tequila; Remy Martin; Gordon’s Gin; Ron Zacapa; Schweppes; & Zeo
Awards received by Andrew Chong
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