Graphic Designer and Illustrator based between Barcelona and Helsinki. After studying middle degree Graphic Design in Finland she graduated BA in Graphic Design and Multimedia from Idep Barcelona. In 2015 received as recognition the Idep Gun award and the Laus Aporta, which rewards design projects not only for their graphic achievement but for their social, economical or cultural contribution. In 2016 graduated MA in Art Direction and Illustration.
Eva Vesikansa gained experience working in various studios such as Otavamedia and Gilles et Dada, as well as in freelance projects. From 2013 to 2018 she worked at Hey Studio, where as Senior Designer had the opportunity to develop small and large projects.
Recently she co-founded VELKRO, an independent design studio. Where she develops bold concepts and colourful visuals.
She is established as a freelance Art Director and Designer. Feels interest in all forms of Graphic Design and has always felt a special passion for the visual. For her great design is the right combination of a good concept, shape and colour.
Please don’t hesitate to contact, whether you are interested in working with her, have a collaboration in mind or just want to say hello!
Laus Aporta — Fundació Banc Sabadell, Students category (2016)
Laus Bronce — End of Degree category (2016)
Idep Gun — Best graduated student (2015)
Teaching & Workshops
Think, the veggie ink
Creative vegetal ink workshop as part of the FadFest. 3, 2, 1… Ensayo General! (2016)
Visiones Creativas — ImaginCafé (2021)
Ilustrafik Talk — Universitat Politècnica de València (2020)
Blanc — Blanc Festival (2019)
El color más poderoso — Why Talks, Mucho + SOHO House BCN (2019)
Campus Blanc! — Blanc Festival (2015)
Laus 2020 — Students category
Blanc 2019 — Campus Blanc!, Blanc Festival
MA in Art Direction and Illustration, Idep Barcelona
BA in Graphic Design and Multimedia, Idep Barcelona
Graphic Design Middle Degree, Varia Technical School
Fine Arts Course, Kanneljärven Kansanopisto
High School Degree — Orientated in Industrial Design