I'm an award-winning designer with a contemporary skill set combining craft and theoretical thinking. I believe winning design solutions start off with great strategic insights. I seek creative direction by understanding the cultural contexts, needs and beliefs of end users to pinpoint the right creative solutions that can elevate a brand experience. 
Currently working at Marimekko. For design work send an email to: rhormia@gmail.com or dm me @richardeliel on instagram.
What I know:
Brand Strategy, Creative Direction, UX design, User research, Art Direction, Visual Design, Packaging design, Motion Design, Creative workshop facilitation


Where I've worked:
01 / 2021 - Present / Marimekko / Senior Brand Designer
02 / 2020 - 12 / 2020 / Marimekko / Visual Brand Designer
08 / 2018 - 02 / 2020 / Marimekko / Digital Designer
03 / 2017 - 12 / 2017 / Bold Scandinavia / Junior Designer
2016 - Present / Rikhard Hormia Design  / Freelance
2015 - 2019 / Kämmencraft / Designer & Art Director
05 / 2015 - 08 / 2015 / N2 Helsinki / Graphic Designer Intern
06 / 2014 - 05 / 2015 / Silvermile Games / UX & UI Designer
10 / 2010 - 9 / 2011 / Helsinki Festival / Marketing Assistant


Brands i've worked with:
Awards I've won:

Where I've educated myself:
Packaging and Brand design / Lahti Institute of Design
Visual Communication & Product Design / Hong Kong PolyU School of Design