Patrick Aere is the Founder and Creative Director at Aere Creative. He was born and raised in Switzerland, and studied Fine Arts at the University of Costa Rica. He continued his development by participating in design workshops at the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design, Veritas University, Mesa Roja and Hangar. Through design and the help of other creatives he directs, he is able to tell stories and empower people in order to bring the best out of them and the organizations they support. Based in San José and Basel, he has lead projects for Zedge New York, The Coca Cola Company and Un Techo Para Mi País. Besides his dedication to graphic design, he likes to travel, drinks a lot of coffee and is passionate about sculpture, photography and painting. Some of his work has been featured in blogs, including Iconutopia, Illustrio and Iconscout.
Aeroplant | Análisis MBC | Aroma & Fuego | Burger King | Boutique Gélatine Switzerland | Capa USA | Coloristas | Delfines Humboldt | El Jardín Nosara | Farmacias Santa Lucia | FEUCR | Fotograma | Gnome Surf Nosara | Happycoding | Hobbie Amigo | Instituto Germano-Costarricense | Intefacto | Lightspeed Global | Mar Viva | Mauricio Reviews | Merch Roadie | Naji | Orgánica Consultorías en Sostenibilidad | Pontus | Somos Atenas | Steinvorth Coffee | Techo | Tekno Sigma Consulting | The Coca-Cola Company | Turbos & Accesorios | Universidad de Costa Rica | Varco Travel | Zedge Inc. New York
Brand Design and Strategy | Design Consulting | Illustration | Information Design | Web and Social Media Design
Icon Scout | Icon Utopia | Illustrio | TD+ | La República
Icon Design at McKinsey & Company (2017)
Visual Storytelling at Universidad de Costa Rica (2018 and 2019)
Data Visualization at McKinsey & Company (2019)