Good Folk : Alex Trochut

Good Folk : Alex Trochut

NAME
Alex Trochut

WHERE ARE YOU FROM?
Barcelona, Spain

WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF?
Graphic Design and Illustration

HOW DID YOU GET STARTED?
I always liked drawing, went to design school and started working for different companies.

WHAT IS THE BEST THING ABOUT WHAT YOU DO?
The satisfaction doing things your own way.

WHAT IS THE WORST THING ABOUT WHAT YOU DO?
The stress and time consumption.

IF YOU WEREN’T A DESIGNER, WHAT WOULD YOU BE DOING?
I wish i could do music, but i learned it’s not my thing.

WHAT INSPIRES YOU?
Basically Nature.

WHERE DOES CREATIVITY COME FROM?
From the overcoming of idea crisis.

WHO’S WORK DO YOU LOOK UP TO?
Non-Format, Marian Bantjes, Sagmeister, Mario Hugo… among others.

WHAT DOES THE FUTURE LOOK LIKE FOR YOUR INDUSTRY?
Mmm,… I believe 3d and motion graphics will be more and more incorporated to the designers regular tools. And 72 DPI will be the futures standard resolution.

WHAT CAN WE EXPECT FROM YOU NEXT?
I’d like to work more on a physical support, learn new techniques and programs.

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO OTHER PEOPLE IN YOUR FIELD ASPIRING TO GET TO WHERE YOU ARE TODAY?
Love your work, respect it and take good care of it. Your work is what you’re worth.

ONE DEFINING MOMENT OF YOUR CAREER SO FAR.
Being able to design the cover of Rolled Gold Plus for the Rolling Stones.

WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO RIGHT NOW?
I’m listening to Resident Advisor Podcast Num 145. DJ Koze

 

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