Thierry UWAMUNGU

Senior Graphic Designer

Hi, i'm Thierry

Senior Graphic Designer


Senior Graphic Designer with experiences in the management of the complete design process, from conceptualization to delivery.

E-mail: thierry@uwamungu.com | Phone +250 788 392 207

Resume

  Education

Journalism and Communication

University of Rwanda - Graduation August 2014

While I was still studying at University of Rwanda in the school of Journalism and communication i was heading the graphic design team for the institution’s newspaper.
I’m the man behind the beauty of too many album covers, logos, billboards promotional materials and the school graphic style of his era.

Multimedia Training

Kigali Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) - 2010

In 2010 before joining the schoolJournalism and Communication of the University of Rwanda heattended a multimedia production training at Kigali Institute of Science and Technology (Kist).

  Work Experience

Highland Publishers

Books layout graphic designer - November 2015 - Current

In November 2015, Thierry Uwamungu was hired by Highland publishers ‘project manager to become the book layout graphic designer. Over the next years as a graphic designer, he especially focused on school books, story book, and covers. He introduced his framing style which is resonating till now with the mood of the publishing time in Rwanda.

In 2015 before joining Highland publishers limited he participated as a graphic designer to the creation of Rwanda Gorilla Game, a product of the House of Technology that contributed in Rwandan education in Geography and education.

During the 2011 and 2014, he was responsible for a great many album covers, logos, billboards promotional materials and helped the school of Journalism and Communication create the graphic style of that era. He designed a lot of story books and their covers for Highland Books. He made a big impression with his framing style. His work is characterized by a flowing, photography style and soft computer-based airbrushing – very much in step with the digital styles of the times.

House of Technology

Senior Graphic Designer - 2015

In 2015 before joining Highland publishers limited he participated as a graphic designer to the creation of Rwanda Gorilla Game, a product of the House of Technology that contributed in Rwandan education in Geography and education.

Kemit asbl / Production

Technical assistant, and Social Media Manager - Jan 2014 - November 2015

In 2014,Thierry worked for Kemit asbl, a local NGO, first as a technical assistant, and Social Media Manager. He became later an assistant video producer and graphic designer for the institution. He was part of the pioneer team of “Faces of Life” an audio visual project. Thierry was the one behind the beautiful graphics of the project.

RD Tech

Graphic designer - Jan 2012 - Apr 2014

Uwamungu Thierry first worked as a graphic designer at "RD Tech” (Rwanda Dimension Technologies) in 2012. After doing some freelance artworks for different organizations while he was still studying at University of Rwanda in the school of Journalism and communication where he was heading the graphic design team for the institution’s newspaper.

  Testimonials

SKILLS

   Professional Skills

  • 95% Complete
    Comunication 95%
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    Journalism 90%
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    Leadership 85%
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    Photography 80%

   Software Skills

  • 95% Complete
    Adobe Photoshop 95%
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    Adobe Indesign 95%
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    Adobe Illustrator 95%
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    Gimp 95%
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    Adobe Audition 95%
  • 95% Complete
    Adobe Premiere pro 95%
  • 95% Complete
    Avid Studio 95%

   Spoken languages

  • 100% Complete
    Kinyarwanda 100%
  • 90% Complete
    Kiswahili 90%
  • 80% Complete
    French 80%
  • 80% Complete
    English 80%

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Contact

  Address

Kimihurura, Kigali-Rwanda

  Phone

+250 788 392 207

  Mail

thierry@uwamungu.com

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