I'm thrilled to have you in my creative world. My name is Ryan Duchene, a recent graduate in graphic design, deeply passionate about the art of design. My thirst for experimentation, love for visual aesthetics, and commitment to exceptional user experience guide each of my creations.
I'm a perfectionist by nature, always seeking improvement and innovation. My ambition is to flourish professionally by gaining valuable hands-on experience, despite being a newcomer. Every project is an opportunity for me to learn and grow, and I'm determined to progress rapidly.
On this website, you'll discover a glimpse of my skills, creativity, and dedication to the world of graphic design. I invite you to explore my portfolio and reach out to me for any collaboration or exciting project you may have in mind.
Thank you for taking the time to explore my work, and I look forward to sharing my future accomplishments with you. Let's create designs together that captivate and inspire!
Sim Racing Team branding
Sim Racing Team branding
I recently had the privilege of designing the visuals for a thriving esports team specializing in the dynamic world of virtual motor racing, also known as sim racing. Leveraging my experience and expertise, I crafted a design that truly embodies the essence of speed, agility, and sleek elegance. With a vibrant and sparkling color palette, I managed to capture the pulsating energy of competition while infusing a touch of sleek sophistication.
This eye-catching design was meticulously crafted to stand out among the multitude of teams in the esports scene. The fluid lines and distinctive patterns reflect the dynamism of virtual races, while the strategic use of space and graphic elements creates a memorable visual identity. Every detail, from striking logos to impactful illustrations, was carefully integrated to convey the spirit of adventure and competition that defines the world of virtual motor racing. By combining my commitment to excellence with a passion for the art of design, I was able to create a vibrant and passionate visual representation of the team, allowing them to stand out on the virtual track and beyond.
Ux/Ui Brand Design
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My academic journey has been marked by an early passion for graphics and design. I started my path in the fifth and sixth year of secondary school, obtaining a diploma in graphic design. These initial years provided me with the fundamental basics in the field of graphics, typography, and the use of various software.
Driven by a desire to deepen my knowledge, I pursued a bachelor's degree in web design. This phase was crucial in broadening my skills and exploring new horizons in the realm of digital design. It further solidified my commitment to fully immerse myself in this ever-evolving domain.
Continuing my academic ascent, I embarked on a Master's program in Transmedia Architecture. This step was pivotal in understanding the scope of an effective communication campaign, while refining my skills in digital creation. This course also instilled in me the fundamentals of project management, starting from scratch, while cultivating a keen sense of creativity.
My journey has been punctuated by stimulating challenges, which have instilled in me a rigorous work discipline and an unwavering motivation to achieve excellence. I have developed an affection for perfection in my work, fuelled by the ambition to constantly push the boundaries of originality.
In this trajectory, I had the opportunity to successfully carry out an exciting project named Artefakt.Wrld. This project aims to shed light on digital art through various channels such as social media, the publication of a book, the creation of videos, and the organization of live broadcasts on the internet. Concurrently, I launched a line of merchandise, adding a tangible dimension to the dissemination of this innovative art.
The entirety of my journey has shaped my artistic and entrepreneurial vision, nurturing my determination to push the boundaries of creativity and inspire other curious minds to embrace the infinite potential of digital expression.
I possess a solid command of the Adobe Creative Suites. With proficiency in programs like Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and more, I have honed my skills to translate ideas into visuals. Whether it's crafting intricate vector illustrations, manipulating images with precision, or designing captivating layouts, I leverage the full potential of Adobe's software suite to bring concepts to life.
I have a strong proficiency in Figma, a collaborative design and prototyping tool that empowers efficient and effective design workflows. With Figma, I am able to seamlessly create, iterate, and share designs with teams and clients, regardless of their location. My expertise in Figma extends to designing responsive web and mobile interfaces, interactive prototypes, and user-friendly experiences. Leveraging Figma's features, I can turn concepts into interactive prototypes that provide a tangible feel for the final product, enabling smoother design processes and clearer communication in collaborative projects.
My expertise in UX/UI design is a blend of creativity and user-centric principles. With a deep understanding of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design, I strive to create digital solutions that are not only visually appealing but also highly intuitive and user-friendly. I love conducting user research, wireframing, and prototyping to design interfaces that seamlessly guide users through their digital journeys.
My expertise spans the dynamic fields of transmedia architecture and gamification, enriched by my Master's degree from the University of Namur. With a solid academic foundation and practical experience, I have honed my ability to create immersive and engaging experiences that bridge the digital and physical worlds.
In the realm of transmedia architecture, I work in crafting interconnected narratives that unfold across multiple media platforms, providing audiences with captivating, multi-dimensional journeys. My proficiency in gamification allows me to infuse elements of play and interactivity into various contexts, enhancing user engagement and motivation.
My unique blend of skills in transmedia storytelling and gamification empowers me to design experiences that not only entertain but also educate, inform, and inspire. I'm committed to pushing the boundaries of creativity and technology to create memorable and impactful interactions for diverse audiences.
In 2021, I achieved a significant milestone in my career by securing victory at the WorldSkills Belgium Championship in Infographics. This prestigious competition recognized my exceptional skills and talents in the field of infographics, and bestowed upon me the esteemed title of National Excellence.
The journey to this achievement was marked by dedication, hard work, and a relentless pursuit of excellence. Competing at the highest level in my country allowed me to showcase my proficiency in crafting visually compelling and informative graphics.
This recognition not only reaffirmed my commitment to the world of infographics but also served as a testament to my passion for pushing creative boundaries. Armed with this honor, I am more motivated than ever to continue delivering top-notch infographics and design solutions that captivate and inform audiences.