an one-man studio and freelance graphic / visual designer with 
a preference for strong bold graphics.



SuperBruut is a Rotterdam based One-man design studio founded by Thijs Janssen. A background in graphic design, a love for motion graphics and a clear sense of aesthetics give SuperBruut a good combination for creating visually rich concepts, identities and web & app designs.

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Owner/designer at SuperBruut
October 2008 – Present (10 years 7 months) | Rotterdam Area, Netherlands
As freelance graphic / visual designer I worked on different kinds of projects. This varied from brand identities, websites, mobile applications, banner campaigns to name a few. Clients that I worked on or for: Nike, Heineken, Mercedes Benz, Philips, ABN Ambro Bank, Norvell Jefferson, BBDO Impact Proximity, Fabrique, Yours & SIRE.

Visual / Graphic Designer at Premium inc.
August 2011 – February 2013 (1 year 7 months) | Rotterdam Area, Netherlands
Premium Inc. has several sportsbrands in their portfolio. In this fast pace workplace I’ve workedon the rebrand of the Cruyff brand and some brand websites, campaign websites, webshopsand promotional materials among other things.

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Recognition & Publications

Print publications
‘14     I Love Type (vol.7) : I Love Helvetica - by
‘11     I Love Type (vol.4) : I Love DIN - by
‘11     De Krooning '10 / '11 - WDKA Graduation Catalogue

‘11     Black and White Are Not Colors, Ship Of Fools - the Hague, the Netherlands
‘11     Graduation Exhibition, WDKA - Rotterdam, the Netherlands
‘10     NSJ art poster exhibition, Gallery Blaak10 - Rotterdam, the Netherlands
‘09     NSJ art poster exhibition, North Sea Jazz festival - Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Nominations and web publications 
Behance, Pantone Canvas Gallery, DesignLicks, Awwwards, Fontanel, Abduzeedo, We And The Color, DesignBeep, Designify, DesignMadeInGermany, DesignSpiration, Obey Magazine,,, ShowUsYourType, Lust Nation, Strangefruit, Design In Europe, CSS Winner, CSS Reel, Typography Served, Web Design Served, Branding Served, Adweek Talent Gallery, App Design Served, Editorial Design Served.


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