My name is Svyatoslav Konahovsky. I am 27 years old friendly guy from Ukraine. I am passionate by art and car design, also like music, scientific books. When I have possibility I playing the piano and recording my own songs.
Your current job :
I am working as a transportation designer at KISKA-design consultancy in Austria . I trying to push myself everyday to create new and fresh ideas for design of 4-wheels vehicles.
In which city are you located?
I am working and living in Salzburg- quiet and peaceful city, surrounded by mountains. Design studio also based at the foot of the Untersberg mountain.
Fresh air and magnificent sunset are provided!
A word to define what kind of worker you are :
Motivated. Trying to grow up always, learning new aspects of my profession, I boldly approach each new challenge.
What tools are essential to your life (app, software, etc..)
I am using paper, pencil and markers for hand sketching , Photoshop for digital sketches and Blender for 3d models.
What does your office space look like?
A lot of prototypes and sketches on the walls around.
I have a big table with a graphics tablet and other art equipment next to the window overlooking the mountains.
That’s cool discharge to the eyes when I want to rest couple of minutes.
What kind of music do you listen to when you are working?
Well. It’s depends of the mood of course. I like to listen hip-hop, old school rap I like jazz , blues, deep house also. Sometimes I listening Ukrainian folk songs. When I don’t have intensive work I listen the audiobooks.
Do you have a way to organize your day to maximize your work ?
Make the bed first. lol
What tips would you give to improve productivity ?
Good night sleep. Better if with somebody. lol
You’re better than your colleagues to :
I am not better I just learning.
What is the best advice anyone has given you ?
Once I had some problems with the drawing and my friend told me:
-Or you starting to make cool stuff or throw it!
Nothing special but this advice made the next step in my career.
What is your best tip for saving time ?
Less Facebook and Instagram. Not about me. lol
What is your routine start and end of the day ?
Coffee and music, bicycling to work , cool people and crazy ideas , music, bicycling to home, music again!
Aside from your computer and your phone, what gadget can you not you go without?
Notebook and pen, bottle of water, watches.