Jacek Walesiak, Creative Director | Partner at UVMW


In which city are you located?

Warsaw - the capital of Poland.

 A word to define what kind of worker you are:

Busy / Creative / Awesome / Honest

 What tools are essential to your life (app, software, etc..)

There are no tools that are really essential, of course excluding a computer which I use for work. If anythingis truly essential in my life then it’s travelling.


What does your office space look like?

It’s a creative space. For us it’s very important to work in a space which is full of art, books. And sunlight. And good vibes, for sure.


What kind of music do you listen when you are working ?

A wide variety - from golden era rap to techno. At this moment it’s Kiasmos from Iceland.


Do you have a way to organize your day to maximize your work ?

You need to set a good plan before you start working.


What tips would you give to improve productivity ?

More sketching. Looking at more art. More travelling.


You're better than your colleagues to:

„Don’t hate the player, hate the game”


What is the best advice anyone has given you ?

“I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones.” / John Cage

What is your best tip for saving time ?

Thinking before you start designing.

What is your routine start and end of the day ?

I start with good coffee and finish with a good drink.

Aside from your computer and your phone, what gadget can you not you go without?

A sketchbook and pencil, and my analog camera.