Nathalie Barusta Gäbel is an experienced Art Director and Creative in the fields of Fashion, Retail, Contemporary Culture and Music. She is currently based in Gothenburg, Sweden. Her areas of expertise are Photography, Moving Images, Social Media Campaigns, Concept and Idea Development, Brand and Identity Development, Campaign Strategies, Visual Identity and Graphic Concepts.


contact


Nathalie Barusta Gäbel
nathalie(at)gravityandgrace.se

LinkedIn

Full portfoilo on request.


work


Art Director at Monki (H&M Group)
Gothenburg, Sweden
2014–current (2020)

Designer at Forsman & Bodenfors
Gothenburg, Sweden
2013–2014
Clients: The Göteborg Opera, SVT, Tele 2, Västtrafik

Art Director (freelance)
2012–2013
Select clients: Göteborgs Stadsmuseum, Göteborgs Film Festival, Albert Bonniers Förlag, Julian Red, Mes Dames, The Swedish Fashion Council

Art Director at Kokokaka 
Gothenburg, Sweden
2009–2011
Select clients: Burberry, COS, H&M and IKEA.

Art Director, Illustrator, Designer (freelance)
2002–2009
Select clients: ANR:BBDO, Albert Bonniers Förlag, Bonnier Pocket, Borås Textilhögskola, Emi Music, Ema Telstar, Exportrådet/Business Sweden, F&B, Göteborg International Film Festival, HDK, Imperial Recordings, Kapp Ahl, MTV, Nudie Jeans, Nöjesguiden, Sony Music Entertainment Sweden, Universal Music, The String Theory


mentor


Guest teacher – Visual Communication and Package design
Academy of Design and Crafts,
University of Göteborg, Sweden (HDK)
Nov 2013 – Dec 2013

Guest teacher – Visual Communication and Music PR
Beckmans College of Design,
Stockholm, Sweden
Sept 2013 – Okt 2013

Bachelor Student Coach
Academy of Design and Crafts,
University of Göteborg, Sweden (HDK)
2004–2006


education


MFA Design – Design and Visual Communication
Academy of Design and Crafts (HDK),
University of Göteborg, Sweden
1995–2000


exhibitions


2014
The installation “Decadence and Romance” at Borås Art Museum, which was a remake of the set design made for the debut album of Swedish artist Håkan Hellström. As part of a group exhibition “I Want To Hold Your Hand”, celebrating art in pop music.


published works


ROMANTIC Die Gestalten Verlag, Germany
STICK MAGAZINE, Sweden
IDEA MAGAZINE, Japan
SONIC Die Gestaltung Verlag, Germany
CREATIVE REVIEW, UK
LOS LOGOS Die Gestalten Verlag Germany
ICONOGRAPHY 2 Life System Designs Limited, Germany
SUPERSONIC Die Gestalten Verlag, Germany


grants & recidencies


2012
Guest Residence at Institut Suédois in Paris

2011
Guest Residence at Institut Suédois in Paris

2010
The Swedish Art Grants Committee’s grant for cultural exchange

2009
Wilhelm and Martina Lundgren Foundation
The Swedish Art Grants Committee’s grant for cultural exchange


audio


︎ The String Theory

︎ José Gonzalez & The String Theory

︎ Ja Ja Ne Ne


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