Hi, I'm Jesper Vestergaard.

I'm a curious and creative entrepreneur living in Copenhagen, Denmark. I work with digital design, media and content. And I, generally, enjoy the digital expansion of the world.

Projects

Stories Without Endings

Freelance, Consultancy
Consultancy and freelance

The digital era has come with two great promises. More access to knowledge and information. And better connections between people. I believe in these promises. And I want to create stories build on them.

Conferize

Web, startup
Co-founder and product director

We're building a digital platform for events. To make it easy for any event to get online, sell tickets, and extend the experience to something extraordinary. As co-founder and product director, I help leading the design and product development processes.

Klimanyt

Digital news media
Design and web

Klimanyt is a new digital media outlet. Written in Danish and focused on bringing news and perspective for the current debate about climate, nature and the environment we create around us.

Read my post about the design process

Drone Graffiti

Blog, Technology
Editor and explorer

Following the appearance of a new art form, graffiti made with drones. An automated journalism and generic documentarism project aiming at collecting and documenting everything about the phenomena as it appears on the web.

Imaginary Maps

Maps, Print
Product design

A range of posters and map-based projects. I believe that by rearranging and staging the known in new ways, we can unlock a potential of finding new patterns, new opportunities, and new experiences.

We have the music

Website, Print
Product design

A website and poster design project mapping all music venues and bars in Copenhagen.

Gestures

Game
Product design

The world's first smartphone game, that does not require a smartphone.

Specialdemokratiet

Politics
Member & initiator

A virtual political party and a reflection on democracy.

ArtTime

Website, Art
Product design, Editor

Calendar and map of not to be missed art and culture exhibitions. When it's time for art!

O-EVENTS

Website, Facebook
Product design

A website and Facebook page guiding to orienteering events around Copenhagen.

Music

Music
Guitars, computer and vocals

Exploring the world of music with my alter-ego nolo and demos, and in a band called Andria.

Writings

Texts
Thinker and writer

Writing about various ideas in the borderlands of technology and philosophy. E.g. about How to be in two places at once with a drone avatar.



Past:

Pecha Kucha Cph

Events
Co-organizer

Four times a year, and on a few special occasions we host Pecha Kucha Nights at cool venues in Copenhagen for an awesomely mixed crowd.
January 2013-March 2014.

Soundvenue

Editorial, Website, Print, Agency
Interaction designer, editor, journalist, reviewer, project manager

Took part in establishing Soundvenue, the website and print magazine. Including various agency projects:
www.kulturklik.dk, www.goldendays.dk/festival, drrb.dk, www.jazz.dk, greenstatement.roskilde-festival.dk, www.harmannordic.com, www.retshjaelpen.dk, www.plh.dk, www.magnet-photos.com.
May 2003-May 2012.

CinemaZone.dk

Editorial, Website
Co-founder, editor, journalist
Took part in creating CinemaZone.dk, forming the concept, design and editorial profile.
2000 - 2005.

HackBeat

Blog, Technology
Editor and founder

HackBeat is your source of inspiration and new links from the intersection of music and technology. It is also an infrequent workshop about hacking music, playing and prototyping and creating something new.
2015 - 2019

Browser music

Music, Internet
Concept and performer

A live performance concept using free web applications and readily available sounds from the internet.
November 2014.

Extraudionary VR

VR, Music
Designer and developer

Exploring the potential of creating and playing music in virtual and augmented reality.
2015

SoundTrail

Music, Technology, Concept
Idea and design

A music re-discovery app mashing up your location graph with your music listening history. So far just a wireframed prototype and lot's of ideas.
2015