Hi, I’m Luke Farrugia, a Melbourne-based UX/UI designer. I specialise in creating user experiences, whilst crafting usable and sleek user interfaces.
Digital systems such as websites and web applications are becoming progressively more complex as technologies advance. As a UX/UI designer, I need to adapt to these advancements, always ensuring that my skills and knowledge are on point. I study and evaluate how users feel about a system, focusing specifically on ease of use, user perception and efficiency.
In order to deliver a successful project, both the user experience (UX) and the user interface (UI) need to be embraced as a whole. Whilst information gathering and analysis is a key component, having the ability to create usable and stylish UI maximises the outcome.
Throughout my process I take full advantage of both UX and UI principals. This allows me to look at user problems in an alternative way, broaden my mind and deliver comprehensive user-focused systems.
Throughout my career I have worked with a number of small to medium-sized agencies as a UX/UI designer, whilst also working as a freelancer. I have had the opportunity to work on both exciting and challenging projects, that have ranged from promotional to ecommerce websites, web applications and also complex digital systems.
Whilst working with these agencies I have had the privilege of designing with some extremely talented creatives across multiple disciplines. This has allowed me to gain valuable insights into design, marketing, project management and development.
In my professional life, collaboration is a key component in my career development and is crucial in delivering a successful project.
Professor Lueckenhausen is a leading exponent in the field of studio furniture and design for wood. His work has been exhibited around the world in countries such as; the United States, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Germany, Uruguay, Brazil, Chile, Iran, The Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Spain.
While working at Lava Digital I lead in the planning and design of this project. When designing this website I payed close attention to the layout as to let the work shine. Using a clean canvas the website is very easy to navigate through while browsing Helmuts vast body of work and comprehensive CV.
The design phase has been completed on this project and the website resides in programming. In the meantime website stills can be seen via the link below.