CV

 

Cristian Ordóñez
Photographer, Art Director & Designer
Lives and works in Toronto, ON Canada
b. 1976


Experience

    2014 - 2017
Photographer, Art Director & Designer, Independent.
    2016
Art Director (Guest), Azure Magazine. Toronto ON, Canada
    2014 - 2016
Associate Creative Director, Bruce Mau Design. Toronto ON, Canada
    2014
Associate Creative Director, Huge. Toronto ON, Canada
    2010 - 2014
Senior Designer, Concrete Design Communications. Toronto ON, Canada
    2008 - 2010
Art Director, Blast Radius. Toronto ON, Canada
    2005 - 2008
Art Director & Partner, H23 Studio. Santiago, Chile
    2000 - 2008
Art Director, Photographer & Designer, Independent.

 

Teaching

    2017
OCAD University, Faculty of Design, Design Process. Faculty Member, Teacher. Toronto ON, Canada
    2016
OCAD University, Faculty of Design, Design Communication. Faculty Member, Teacher. Toronto ON, Canada
    2010 - 2016
George Brown College, Design School. Thesis Mentor. Toronto ON, Canada
    2008
The Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Faculty of Architecture, Design and Urban Studies. Thesis Mentor. Santiago, Chile

Organizations

    2015 - 2017
Member Special Events Committee (Volunteer), Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography, Toronto ON, Canada


Books & Publications

    2017
UPCOMING
Photography monograph book. Published by Daga Editions
Terrain Notes N°1. Skateboarding Publication.

Roads. Photography Publication.
In Between. Photography Publication.
Searching for the line. Surf Photography Publication.
    2016
Night. Publication created for Biennale de L'image Possible, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    2015
Interval Magazine N°1 "Twenty Six Days Interval, Cristian Ordóñez". Text, Photography & Illustration. Published by Daga Editions

 

Talks, Lectures & Visits

Súdala International Conference. Santiago, Chile
University of Chile. Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism. Santiago, Chile
University Diego Portales. Faculty of Architecture, Art and Design. Santiago, Chile
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, DuocUC. Design School. Santiago, Chile
Universidad Andrés Bello. Faculty of Design. Santiago, Chile
Universidad del Desarrollo. Faculty of Design. Santiago, Chile


Exhibitions & Panels

    2017
"We are all in it, part of it". Solo photographic installation at Surf The Greats, Toronto ON, Canada

Toronto Art Book Fair, Exhibitor. Artscape Youngplace, Toronto ON, Canada
Group Exhibition, "This is Two Personal". Working Title, Toronto ON, Canada
    2016
Group Exhibition, "The Night". Biennale de L'image Possible, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Group Exhibition, "The Impossible Image". Biennale de L'image Possible, Liège Belgium
Group Exhibition, "Salon 44". Gallery 44, Toronto ON, Canada
    2015
Group Exhibition, "Skateism". Moosey Art Gallery. Norwich UK
Invited Reviewer, "Fast Track". The Advertising & Design Club of Canada. Toronto ON, Canada
    2012
Invited Reviewer. The Advertising & Design Club of Canada, Student Portfolio Review. Toronto ON, Canada
Invited Reviewer. Behance Portfolio Review Night. Toronto ON, Canada
    2010
Group Exhibition, "Design Politics". Santiago, Chile & Buenos Aires, Argentina
    2009
Judge. FITC Awards. Toronto ON, Canada
    2008
Judge. FITC Awards. Toronto ON, Canada
    2007
Group Exhibition, "This is not design". Faculty of Design, Universidad Andrés Bello. Santiago, Chile
    2006
Group Exhibition, "Place Project". Santiago, Chile
    2005
Group Exhibition, "OFFF". Cine Arte Normandie. Santiago, Chile
    2004
Judge. FITC Awards. Toronto ON, Canada
    2003
Invited Professional. ICSID International Council of Societies of Industrial Design Workshop. Santiago, Chile

 

Interviews & Features

    2017
This is a Paper (Warsaw). Photographic Feature "You & I" Project
Field Magazine (US). Photographic Essay "Passage" Project
Vvisions (UK). Photography "Passage" Project
Skateism (Greece). Text & Photography Contribution
    2016
Der Greif (Germany). Photography Online Group Exhibition.
Curated by Ann-Christin Bertrand
Periódico (Argentina). "This & That" Project Feature
Daga Magazine N°12 (Chile), Photography Feature
Marmól Magazine Issue N°1 (Chile). Text, Photography and Illustration Article
Rotunda Magazine (Chile). Photography Feature
Coeval Magazine (UK). Photography Feature
Azure Magazine N°251 (Canada). Text Contribution
Frontier Magazine N°2 (Canada). Text Contribution
El Safari (Chile). Photography Feature
    2015
Bench. Artwork & Design Feature
    2014
Phases Magazine Online Publication. Photography Feature of Momentarily Project
Staf Magazine (Spain). Online Publication. Artwork & Photography Interview
Skateism (Greece). Online Publication. Artwork & Photography Interview
Design Edge Magazine (Canada). Design Feature
    2013
Kindling Quarterly Issue N4 (USA). Photography Feature of You & I project
Creative & Live (UK). Online Publication. Artwork Feature
We Occupy (UK) Online Publication. Artwork Feature
Joia Magazine (Chile) Online Publication. Photography, Design, Artwork Feature
The YouthQuake (Chile) Online Publication, Photography Feature
    2012
Ooogo Publishing (China). Design Feature with Concrete
One Book N°10 (Chile), Toronto travel photographic article
Applied Arts Magazine (Canada). Design Feature
Coupe Magazine (Canada). Design Feature
Little Paper Planes (USA). Online Publication Photography Feature Lookbook “Rêve”. Curated by Debbie Carlos
Design Edge Magazine (Canada). Design Feature
    2011
Más Deco, Arquitectura + Diseño + Estilo #425 La Tercera Newspaper (Chile). Photography Feature
Creative Grab Bag (USA). How Books, ISBN: 9781600611476
Creative & Live (UK) Online Publication. Photography Feature
    2010
Creative & Live (UK) Online Publication. Typography Feature
    2009
LPV La Pura Vida. July, 2009 Show – Too much to dream last night. Photography Feature. lpvshow. com
    2008
Registro de Extensión Book (Chile). Universidad del Desarrollo Facultad de Diseño
RMX 200 3.0 (Chile). Universidad Diego Portales. Faculty of Architecture, Art and Design. ISBN: 1861542739
    2004
World Graphic Design. Merrell Publishers UK, ISBN: 1858941741
Freewave. Booth Clibborn Editions, ISBN: 1861542739
    2002
Taschen’s 1000 Favorite Websites, ISBN: 3822825867 / ISBN: 4887832524 (Japanese)


Education

    1996 - 2000
Bachelor of Graphic Design (Hons)
The Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, DuocUC.
Design School
 
Academic Transcripts:
- Design & Art Theory
- Graphic Design Workshops
- Fundamentals of Photography
- Applied Analogue Photography
- Drawing
- Marketing
- Printing Materials & Technologies.

 

Selected Clients

Penguin Books
Bruce Mau Design
XXI Triennale di Milano
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
University of Pennsylvania
Azure Magazine
The Art Canada Institute
Spanish Cultural Centre
Royal Ontario Museum
Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR)
Samsung of America
Nike
Moments Festival (Staf Magazine & Vans)
Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC)
Art with Heart
Chilean National Museum of Fine Arts
Chilean Cultural Heritage Corporation