JENS OBEL


Designer focusing on editorial and interactive products. Founding member of Railway. Formerly at Geelmuyden Kiese and Dinamo.

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Most recent projects:




I led a three week design sprint for Gjensidige
May 2016 • Digital prototyping and design • NDA



I led a three week design sprint for Rema 1000
June 2016 • Digital prototyping and design • NDA


I helped Aftenposten rethink their most popular magazine for the web 
January 2016 • Web design and concept



I designed a website to put radio on the internet 
February 2016 • Web design and identity


I started a magazine about sustainable lifestyle with my girlfriend 
April 2016 • Web design, identity and writing


Other projects:


I envisioned an app helping refugee children adjust to a new home 
February 2016 • Design, research and concept

I designed a digital ski waxe thermometer in a weekend
February 2016 • Design, prototyping and concept

I designed a campaign for H&M around social and environmental problems 
September 2015 • Web design and concept

I helped the start up Filmgrail create a new architecture for their app 
January 2015 • Product design and concept

I helped Oslo Airport create a new content marketing strategy 
January–May 2015 •  Design, concept and strategy

I designed the annual trend report for The Norwegian Directorate for Education
April–May 2014 • Editorial design and concept


Writing:

Medium: The story of my design career told as 2001: A Space Odyssey   •  Photo story: Deep south   •  So What Now: Fem måter Elon Musk vil redde verden på   •  Railway: Mine 7 favoritt podcaster    •  Railway: Utstilling om Hilma af Klint   •  Aftenposten: Lærlingplass er en snarvei til jobb