I am Omid Akbari


a self thaught Designer & Web developer from Iran


I am a self-taught designer and web developer. I have worked in multiple startups. I have learnt coding, user interface principles and various design-related software through limited resources available in Iran. I have successfully designed and delivered many products and have even won two design awards. I aim to widen my technical, methodological and theoretical horizon in an innovative learning environment that would give direction to, and deepen my current skills and experiences.


Education

BA. Carpet Design Tehran University of Art [left unfinished] 2007-2009
Art Pre-university Karaj Fine Art School 2006-2007
Programming Diploma Khomeini high school 2004-2006

Work

UI/UX Designer Arinakit 2018-2019
UI Designer Cloudy Kit 2018
Kavi Studio Founder 2016-present
Office Manager | R&D AMDE Mining Co. 2014-2015
Installation & Facilities Manager AMDE Mining Co. 2013-2014
Electronic Music Producer Freelancer 2008-present
Photographer Tehran University of Art 2007-2009

Certifications

TenStep PMBOK Project Management Industrial Management Institute 2014
Branding Comprehensive Course Brand Tech Tehran 2014

Awards

2nd Prize Winner Artzept International 2018
Top 10 Designer for Urban Furniture Creative Circle Festival, Tehran Municipality 2016

Skills

Web Development
Wordpress Development
HTML
CSS
PHP
JS
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe XD
Web Design
UI Design
Graphic Design
Rhino 3D + Vray
Music Production
Ideation
Team Work
Sketching

Languages

Farsi (Native)
English
German (B2-C1 learning)

Interested in Learning and participating

  • Cross-platform development
  • Fullstack web development
  • UX design
  • Design research & development methods
  • Speculative design
  • Game design
  • Game development
  • Communication design
  • Electronic music & Synthesis
  • Open source hardware
  • Informal education
  • Service design
  • Interaction design
  • Artificial intelligence

Designer

Web developer