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ABOUT


Father, Graphic designer, Music composer, Lyricist, Photographer, Writer.


Biography

Vasilis Magoulas - aka VAMADESIGN - is an award-winning, multidisciplinary Graphic and Web designer from Greece. Vamadesign is his freelance creative graphic design studio, since 2004.

He holds a Diploma of Graphic Design from the Vakalo College of Arts and Design (GR) and a certificated BA (Hons) in Graphic and Web-Multimedia Design from the University of Derby (United Kingdom).

After 12 years in the graphic design field, he has a big experience in visual communication, creative and art direction, branding, corporate identity, printing and web design. He has worked in advertising companies, creative studios and as a freelancer for many projects. Vasilis creates minimal and clean, non-template creative solutions with a grid-based approach and care about visual balance.
He has taught Graphic and Web design at the Xinis Carierra Business school, since 2009.

"I love what I do and I want to see the people who trust me their business and personal life, happy" is what Vasilis mentions after all these years in the graphic design field.

His work has been selected and awarded in graphic design contests, participated in exhibitions and published in prestigious magazines and books from publishers all over the world such as Index books, Rockport Publishers, Hightone, Zeixs, Chois Publishing, Marc Praquin, Artpower, SendPoints, Page One Publishing, Creative Review, Fuct Art, Bright Books, David E. Carter, New Graphic, Publi Metro, Lifo, Seecoo Culture Communication, Harper Collins, Marketing Week (U.S.A, France, Germany, UK, Spain, China, Columbia, Greece).

Creator/Admin of the Greek Designers Community group on Facebook.

Contributor of the Graphic Stories Cyprus event, the visual communication designers meeting from all over the world, which takes place in Cyprus.

SERVICES


Corporate and Brand Identity
Naming, Identity design, Logotype, Symbol-Mark, Stationery (Letterhead, Envelope, Business card), Manual.

Printing
Poster, Brochure, Advertisement, Flyer, Invitation card, Book, Magazine, Catalog, Cover, Visual Art Illustrated, Exhibition Graphics.
Web Design
Dynamic and Static website, E-shop, Newsletter,
Advertising Banner.


Packaging
Bag, Box, Case, Wrapping paper, Folder.
Mobile
Smartphone Application, UI design.
Multimedia
Business presentation, E-Card.
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HAPPY MOMENTS


Publications - Press

Chois Gallery Vol. 32. / Chois Publishing Inc. / October 2015.

Enjoy your Stay. Branding for Hospitality / SendPoints Publishing Co., Ltd. / June 2015.

Touch Branding 3. / Artpower International Publishing Co., Ltd. / May 2015.

Chois Gallery Vol. 31. / Chois Publishing Inc. / April 2015.

Logo Talks 3. / Artpower International Publishing Co., Ltd. / March 2015.

Design and Design Book of the year Vol.7. / Marc Praquin, Sarl. / Nov 2014.

Design and Design Book of the year Vol.6. / Index book & Marc Praquin. / Dec 2013.

Fuct Art magazine, issue 23. / Interview and Projects presentation / July 2013.

Logo 3. / Page One Publishing Pte Ltd. / Feb 2013.

Good Idea Two. / Hightone - IF book Publishing. / Dec 2012.

Logo Design 3. / Zeixs Publishing - Feierabend Unique Books. / Nov 2012.

Design and Design Book of the year Vol.5. / Index book & Marc Praquin. / Nov 2012.

Poster Design 2. / Zeixs Publishing - Feierabend Unique Books. / Nov 2012.

Top 20 Most Popular Design Firms on Facebook. / Profile and studio showcase. / October 2012.

Logogala Gallery. / Online / Interview and work presentation / Oct 2012.

Design: Type: A Seductive Collection of Alluring Type Designs. / Rockport Publishers. / Sep 2012.

Creative Review magazine. / Online feed showcase. / Sep 2012.

Bright Ideas in Posters vol.1. / Bright Books / David E. Carter. / May 2012.

Bright Ideas in Logos vol.2. / Bright Books / David E. Carter. / May 2012.

PubliMetro Columbia newspaper. / Online / Edward Scissorhands movie poster / May 2012.

Design and Design Book of the year Vol.4. / Index book & Marc Praquin. / Mar 2012.

Greeting Cards. / Page One Publishing Pte Ltd. / Dec 2011.

New Graphic 28 Magazine. / Seecoo Culture Communication Co Ltd. / Nov 2011.

LIFO / Online Edition - lifo.gr / Social Poster "Papadimos" / Nov 2011.

Best of Greeting Cards. / Zeixs Publishing - Feierabend Unique Books / Nov 2011.

New Typography 2. / Zeixs Publishing - Feierabend Unique Books. / Oct 2011.

New Big Book of Layouts. / HarperCollins Design. / Nov 2010.

TrendyFreddy Magazine. Issue 7. / Minimalistic Re-Designed Cinematic Posters / Sep 2010.

Signs, Symbols and Pictograms. / Zeixs Publishing. Feierabend Unique Books. / Sep 2010.

Marketing Week magazine. Issue 1291. / Interview about C.P. Event 2010 / May 2010.

Logogala Gallery. / Online / Mini interview and work presentation / Feb 2010.

SocialDesignSite.com. / Online / Interview about Social design & work presentation / Feb 2010.

The Big Book of Green Design. / HarperCollins Publishers. / Aug 2009.



Awards - Distinctions

Design and Design Awards 2014. Greeting Card Year 2014.

Design and Design Awards 2013. Deal4kids.gr.
Design and Design Awards 2013. Showcased Anti-Smoking poster.
Design and Design Awards 2013. Showcased Earn IQ Logotype.

Design and Design Awards 2012. Showcased Dimitra Baptism Invitation.
Design and Design Awards 2012. Showcased Graphicstein Logotype.
Design and Design Awards 2012. Showcased Greek Wine Logotype.
Design and Design Awards 2012. Showcased M.O.S - Genesis Logotype.
Design and Design Awards 2012. Showcased Play Logotype.
Design and Design Awards 2012. M&Z Wedding invitation.
Design and Design Awards 2012. Showcased Think Positive poster.
Design and Design Awards 2012. Eco-Posters Campaign.
Design and Design Awards 2012. Showcased Anima Soma Logotype.

Hiiibrand International Logo Design Awards 2011. Finalist & Nomination Award. Play Logotype.

Design and Design Awards 2011. Greeting Card Year 2011.
Design and Design Awards 2011. Edward Scissorhands movie poster.

Hiiibrand International Logo Design Award 2010. Finalist & Nomination Award. Anima Soma Logotype.

"15 Elite Graphic Designers & Agencies and their Corporate Identity Portfolios Worldwide" 2009. Sixth place. (bonfx)

Design Awards Gallery. Best Freelance/Portfolio Web design Award 2008.

Assos Movie Poster Award. "The brides". A movie by Pantelis Voulgaris and Martin Scorseze. 2004-05.



Exhibitions - Lectures

"7th Behance Portfolio Review Athens" Event / AKTO Art & Design College, Greece / May 2015.

"Graphics plus Design". / Creativity Center Hall, UK / June 2013.

"Posters for Japan" / Green+You Exhibition / Doosun Inthepaper Gallery, Korea / March 2012.

"CP Milenio 2011" Event / Digital Creativity and Social Media / Granada, Spain / Oct 2011.

"Help Japan". / Farbwerte Exhibition / Berlin / May 2011.

"Hiiibrand 2010: The 4rth Winners Exhibitions" / Anima Soma / Urumqi, China. Mustang Art Gallery.

"Hiiibrand 2010: The 3rd Winners Exhibitions" / Anima Soma / Fuzhou, China. Fujian Art Gallery.

"Hiiibrand 2010: The 2nd Winners Exhibitions". / Anima Soma / Hongzhou, China. Art Design College.

"Hiiibrand 2010: The Winners Exhibitions". / Anima Soma / Nanjing, China. Higher Vocational College.

"CP Europe 2010" Event / Digital Creativity area / Madrid Spain / April 2010.

"Because of an Act". / “The Mafu Cage” Poster / Vakalo College of Art and Design, Greece / Nov 2009.

"Visual Voices: Freedom of Expression Exhibition" / Fordham University New York City / Dec 2009.
CONTACT    to: info[at]vamadesign.com