Simon Riisnæs Dagfinrud
Designer-developer in Amsterdam, he/him
today marks my first day of freelancing and running @noko. Genuinely just beyond excited. Open for business starting July. Hit me up 🤙🏻
Working on computational design, generative art, identities, and frontend tech. Interested in language: spoken, written, digital, coded, visual.
Currently freelancing and running noko.
Previously Sr. Creative Developer at WeTransfer's Creative Studio.
Social media profile for Bygdepride—featuring some simple typography in motion, playing on its mantra that love is love is love is love (is love is love!) 🏳️🌈🏳️⚧️
Ultra lightweight, super simple, featuring a custom interaction experiment and controls.
My new portfolio! Focusing on computational design.
Suite of components and tools to build Wallpapers (interactive ads) for WeTransfer on iOS. Built using web technologies.
The 2022 edition of the Ideas Report, focusing on the sacrifices creatives make to get the dream job.
Super lightweight nuggets of interactive data that are adaptable to all kinds of contexts. With Merknad.
Movement and pride festival. Helping out with a bit of everything. Creating the brand, website, social assets, merch, print, etc. Most fun project ever. #kjærleik 🏳️🌈
Series of interactive brand stories with The Macallan and collaborators David Carson, Andrew Davidson and Mogwai.
Facilitating the creation of a code of ethics for designers.
Experiments in interactive/generative art.
Development of wallpapers (interactive ads) for clients including Adobe, Apple, Adidas, Netflix, Gucci, Mailchimp, Shutterstock, and more.
Empowering Norwegian media to crack difficult cases using data journalism.
Defining design principles, forming a shared internal language, and building a Vue.js component library for it.
what does an identity consist of? Noko© Digital™ Versatile Design® is a teeny-tiny interactive experiment-and-example of color, motion, pop culture, and branding.
✷ curated graphic feed — using a pen plotter and textile markers to test t-shirt ideas for Forma.
✷ curated graphic feed — an inspiration bot for Mastodon.
A little summary of experiments made in 2022, along with some thoughts.
Generative poster series.
Generative poster series.
Generative posters, every now and then.
A little plugin to (more) easily add page numbers to frames in Figma.
Freelancing alongside running noko.
Studio focusing on language and culture.
I've taken on a wide range of roles at WeTransfer:
Building immersive mini-sites like Ideas Reports, creating a full development suite for interactive ads on iOS, designing computationally led brand campaigns, or even designing complete products from scratch—all seen by hundreds of millions of users.
UserTesting acquired Teston in March 2020.
(Now Visma Digital Marketing)
Staff pick 🏻