Jens Obel

Nationality: Denmark
Area of Expertise: Visual Design, Interaction Design, Editorial Design

Jens was raised in Denmark, but grew up in Norway. With classical training in editorial design and self taught skills in digital design, he has worked as a designer at Oslo based design agencies like Railway, Dinamo and Geelmuyden Kiese. Leading projects for large and small clients, working on concept and strategy, and designing for both digital and print.

Jens is extremely curious and easily excited. His strong interest in narrative and storytelling has lead to collaborations with journalists and directors. Jens believes in problem solving technology that feels human. He believes storytelling is the most important ingredient in great user experiences.

While at CIID, Jens hopes to learn more about programming, prototyping and research. And to explore the intersection between art, technology and design.