Jakob Trollbäck is a self-taught designer from Sweden. Jakob began his artistic career as a DJ in his native Stockholm. Having found a commonality in music and design, Trollbäck creates pieces that transport his audience to planes of sensorial experience. He is an acknowledged industry leader in both branding and motion graphic design and has had his work featured in New York Times, Boards Magazine, Creativity and Print Magazine. Trollbäck + Company has received dozens of creative-industry awards including those from the Primetime Emmy Awards, AICP, Art Directors Club, PromaxBDA, British D&AD, Communication Arts Design Annual, The One Show and Type Directors Club. Trollbäck is also on the board of directors at the Art Directors Club, an adviser for the World Science Festival, a trustee at the Brooklyn Academy of Music and most recently he became a PromaxBDA board member.
“Creativity is not really puzzling to me but on the other hand it’s definitely a puzzle.”