Kodex
Karl Johansgatan 7B
SE-414 59 Göteborg, Sweden
+46-0-709-22 94 72
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Kodex

What the studio does.

Kodex is a design consultancy and studio that helps clients to visually communicate and express themselves with idea-based graphic design.
Kodex creates identities, books, printed matter and websites for companies, organizations and publishers.

 

Services

Animation
Art direction
Branding
Design direction
Event
Exhibition
Film
Idea development

Interactive
Merchandise
Naming
Packaging
Print
Project management
Signage
Typography
etc.

Story

Kodex is run by Jörgen Nordqvist. Over the years, projects and clients ranged from commercial assignments such as publishers, a variety of companies to self initiated projects and therefore have a broad understanding in many areas.

Jörgen Nordqvist is a Design Director with a Master of Fine Arts in Design from HDK. His design has, for example, been awarded with the Swedish Book Art Award several times. Jörgen has exhibited in the US, Germany, Poland, Russia, Norway and Sweden, and is represented at Nationalmuseum, The Röhss Museum of Design and Decorative Arts and The Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg. In 2004 he released his book Biografi, containing cinema tickets collected for over 20 years, the book was awarded with Swedish Book Art Award and a silver diploma in Kolla.

Details

Kodex

Established by Jörgen Nordqvist in 2002

Education

HDK (School of Design and Crafts)
MFA Graphic Design 1996–2001

Assistant Work

Assistant to Professor HC Ericson 2001–2002

Lecturer and Opponent

Mid Sweden University (Graphic Design and Communication)
HDK (Visual Communication)

Scholarships

In Memory of Albert Ekmans (Gothenburg Crafts Association) given to a professional former student from HDK 2014
Grant from The Swedish Arts Grants Committe 2009
Hälsinge Academy Honorary Medal 2007
Grant from Gothenburg Crafts Association 1998

Honorary Assignments

Juror The Publishing Prize, 2017
Juror The Publishing Prize, 2016
Juror Swedish Book Art Award, National Library of Sweden, 2014–2016
Since 2012 member of the Stockholm Typographical Guild
Juror Månadens Design, Resumé, 2008

Awards

Nomination Gourmand World Cookbook Awards, 2014
Swedish Book Art Award, National Library of Sweden, 2012
Nomination Swedish Publisher Award, 2012
People’s Award Swedish Food Litterature, 2012
Silver diploma and nomination in Kolla, 2009
Swedish Book Art Award, National Library of Sweden, 2008
Swedish Book Art Award, National Library of Sweden, 2007
Nomination Kolla, 2008
Månadens Design (Design of the Month), Resumé, 2007
Månadens Design (Design of the Month), Resumé, 2007
Nomination Kolla, 2007
Nomination Kolla, 2006
Swedish Book Art Award, National Library of Sweden, 2005
Swedish Book Art Award, National Library of Sweden, 2004

Exhibitions

Young Swedish Design – past, present, future. Stockholm Auktionsverk, Stockholm, Sweden, 2017
Swedish Book Art, National Library of Sweden, 2012
Swedish Book Art, National Library of Sweden, 2008
Swedish Book Art, National Library of Sweden, 2007
So Fucked Up, DogA, Norsk Design- og Arkitektursenter, Oslo, Norway, 2006
Koncept Design, National Museum of Sweden, 2005
Formbart, Liljevalchs, 2005
Swedish Book Art, National Library of Sweden, 2005
Golden Bee – Moscow International Biennal of Graphic Design, Russia, 2004
Swedish Book Art, National Library of Sweden, 2004
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany
What Is Design Today? Design Center, Philadelphia, USA, 2002
The 18th International Poster Biennale, Warszawa, Poland, 2002
Young Swedish Design, 2001
HDK Graduation Exhibition, The Röhss Museum, 2001

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