Creative Director / New York
Jens Karlsson is a Swede living in
New York City. He is Creative Director and partner of Your Majesty, a digital advertising agency.
Studied Information & Advertising in Sweden, then continued to Hyperisland School of Design.
Founded an Interactive agency at the age of 17, and another one at age 27, dedicating his career to creating work for a great number of various brands and purposes.
Has won awards like: One Show, Communication Arts, Webby Awards, Flash Forward, Cannes Lions, HOW, D&AD and The New York Festivals.
Interactive Design / Branding / Concepting / Sequence Design / Directing / Photography / Print Design / Illustration / Animation
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