The Studio

I'm Hans Christian Øren, a Norwegian designer based in Oslo. I work widely within the design disciplines with clients like Nike, Adidas, ESPN, Adobe, Google and charity organizations. I graduated from Central Saint Martins in London in 2007 and since then worked as a designer, art director, and illustrator. I have been lecturing graphic design and digital design and speak at different conferences all over the world. Currently Head of Creativity and Engagement at NoA Ignite

Hans Christian Øren in person


Selected Press

  • Interactive Design for Screen, Design Books
  • Top 60 list illustration talents of the world, Computer Arts
  • Typography & Context, Thames & Hudson
  • The best small design studios of the world, Sendpoints
  • Creators, IdN World
  • Wow! – Leading-edge Designers, Sandu Publishing
  • For Love and Money: New Illustration, Laurence King
  • Contemporary illustration Vol. 3, Taschen

Selected awards and recognition

  • DogA Awards
  • London International Awards
  • One Show Awards
  • ADC Awards
  • ED Awards
  • Certificate of Excellence ISTD Award
  • Visuelt Awards
  • Empty Kingdom Top 100 list artists of the world


Hans Christian Øren


Veståsveien 11, 3142 Vestskogen, Norway


0047 41218106