Born in 1989 in the cold north, Denmark.
Creative Communication graduate from DMJX Copenhagen
currently based in Paris, working as an Art Director at
ideas and innovation agency - AKQA.

MADSHAUGSTED@GMAIL.COM  |  +33 6 80 89 99 70

Recognition

2016 / WPPED CREAM AWARDS WINNER - ONLINE: DESIGN & BRANDING / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2016 / CANNES LIONS BRONZE - DIGITAL CRAFT / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2016 / LONDON DESIGN WEEK AWARDS SHORTLIST / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2016 / NEW YORK FESTIVALS THIRD PRIZE / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2016 / D&AD WOOD PENCIL / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2016 / WEBBY AWARDS WINNER / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2016 / COMMUNICATION ARTS WEB PICK OF THE WEEK / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2016 / AWWWARDS SITE OF THE DAY / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2016 / FWA MOBILE SITE OF THE DAY / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2015 / FWA SITE OF THE DAY / PERFORMING ARTS WITH GOOGLE

2015 / D&AD GRAPHITE PENCIL - INNOVATIVE USE OF MOBILE TECHNOLOGY / WINTERLANDS

2015 / CANNES LIONS SHORTLIST – VISUAL DESIGN & AESTHETIC / WINTERLANDS

2015 / CANNES LIONS SHORTLIST – SELF PROMOTION / WINTERLANDS

2015 / FWA & ADOBE CUTTING EDGE AWARD / WINTERLANDS

2015 / FWA MOBILE SITE OF THE DAY / WINTERLANDS

2014 / YOUNG CREATIVE CIRCLE AWARD / SHORTLIST, DIGITAL

2013 / EUROBEST YOUNG CREATIVES / BRONZE

2013 / CREAM AWARDS / WINNER

2013 / CANNES YOUNG CYBER LIONS / DANISH REPRESENTATIVE

2013 / YOUNG CREATIVE CIRCLE AWARD / GOLD, DIGITAL

2013 / YOUNG CREATIVE CIRCLE AWARD / SHORTLIST, FILM

2012 / YOUNG GLORY / SILVER

2012 / BOWNTY TVC COMPETITION / WINNER

2011 / YOUNG CREATIVE CIRCLE AWARD / SHORTLIST, PRINT

 

Mentions

FUTURE RISINGS / QUIZ THE SPECIALISTS / APRIL 2014

BUREAUBIZ / "DER ER GRUND TIL AT HOLDE ØJE MED DET DANSKE TEAM..." / DECEMBER 2013

BUREAUBIZ / TO DANSKE TALENTER UDVALGT AF VERDENS FØRENDE KREATIVE / OCTOBER 2013

BUREAUBIZ / HER ER VINDERNE AF YOUNG CREATIVE CIRCLE AWARD / APRIL 2013

BUREAUBIZ / TABTE KONKURRENCEN, MEN VANDT KUNDEN / APRIL 2013

 

Experience


Creative
AKQA, PARIS

Oct 2013 - Present

AKQA is an ideas and innovation company. AKQA’s influential work is recognised worldwide for its pioneering approach, continuing to define and lead the industry. At AKQA i've been fortunate to work with incredible brands as Google, Hermes, ChanelNike and more.
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Co-FOUNDER
Organic Basics

2014 - Present

In 2014 I co-founded Organic Basics with 3 childhood friends. Organic Basics is mens underwear in organic cotton on subscription basis. The basics are produced under sustainable circumstances in Izmir, Turkey with 100% eco-certified materials to meet the highest standards.
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FREELANCE
REVOLT

Mar 2013 - Oct 2013

Revolt is an ideas and PR agency located in Copenhagen, Denmark. At Revolt I worked freelance as a graphic and motion designer on a bunch of cases for Frisko, Magnum and Hellmann's.
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FREELANCE
PLANT

June 2012 - Feb 2013

Plant is a digital agency located in Copenhagen, Denmark. At Plant I worked freelance on a series of videos for Windows and Jabra.
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ART DIRECTOR
LOOKLAB

August 2011 - June 2012

Creative direction for Danish fashion & lifestyle communication agency.


Education


Creative Communication
DMJX

Courses
Creativity, idea and concept-development. Graphic rhetoric and design. Motion Design. Logo and symbols. Typography and Font Analysis. Text and rhetoric. 
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MULTIMEDIA DESIGN
KEA

Courses
Concept development. Design and visualization - visual identity and user interface design. 
Digital marketing & communication. Media sociology.