"I have learned that anything can be learned if you work hard enough at it. Talent is just talent."
Working as an independent graphic designer and illustrator, Magnus Voll Mathiassen has been running his own practice, MVM, since 2009. He is also the co-founder of the design studio Grandpeople, which he helped start after graduating with an MA in visual communication in 2005. He has worked with clients such as Nike, Neenah Paper, Rune Grammofon, Microsoft, Sony PlayStation and ESPN Magazine, which has brought him a huge variety of working experiences and the opportunity to exhibit at the Chamount International Poster Festival and Somerset House in London.