Castilñano Simoons is a Norwegian award-winning designer with over 12 years of industry experience. Castilnano worked with Making Waves (NoA), Bleed, Scandinavian Design Group and Northern Beat.

Designed for companies such as KLP, NorgesGruppen, Stokke, E24, Canal Digital, Jordan, VY, Telenor, Riksteatret, Aschehoug, Aker Brygge, 3 Mobile Sweden and Danish TV2. See more here

Castilñano is a Founding Partner at Bad Norwegian and Oslo Brewing Company.

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Freelance  interaksjonsdesigner i Oslo UX designer


Since 2018 working as NorgesGruppen Internal Projects Lead UX Designer. Projects are restricted under NDA and therefor can not be presented.

NorgesGruppen is the 6th largest company in Norway and the leading grocery wholesaling group with over 40% of the market share.


Lead UX for Norway's largest pension fund and 5th largest company. A full redesign of website and digital channels to improve user needs and business goals.


KLP wanted to present itself as a significant player in the finance market and promote other services than the one thing they were known for: pension. The challenge was establishing their new branding in all digital channels and rethinking the navigation and page structure to present their offerings better.


Interaction & Service design for Norway´s official travelling theatre. A total redesign of the whole service, from poster information to web interface and content, to the actual pre and post-experience of the performance.


Awards: Design Excellence Service Design from The Norwegian Design Council
Awards: Bronze award for Best promotional site from European Design Awards


Riksteatret covers over 70 theatres all over Norway, with more than six plays running simultaneously over six months. The challenge was to present a clear overview concerning where and when and at the same time redefine the user´s experience of the brand and what Riksteatret delivers.


Overall Interaction design for Aspiro streaming and video ´On Demand´ service. It was made for the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.


The task was to present Aspiro´s potential as an international provider of video services on multiple screens. The brief was to deliver a fluent experience with a focus on a user-friendly layout.


Teknisk Ukeblad (TU.no) is Norway's most important news platform regarding the field of engineering. Because most of their readers are within the engineering community, TU wanted to provide a better tool for finding new national and international jobs.


There is one leading digital job search engine provider in Norway, with over 90% market share. So TU.no needed to do something to differentiate their product. Our focus was to present TU.no as a news provider with comprehensive knowledge of the engineering field, which is their main differentiating factor.


Did the overall Interaction design for E24, Norway´s largest finance and business news web page.


E24 has become the most crucial business news provider on the web in Norway and wanted to update the style and get UX on all devices to provide its users with new functions.


Interaction design for TV2 Denmark`s video ´On Demand´ app. TV2 is one of the biggest TV channels in Denmark and wanted to present subscribers with content on multiply devices.


Show the entire collections of movies, TV series and Live TV content in the same frame structure and with an indulging interface.


Interaction design and strategy for the IARK web page. IARK is Norway's leading expert on developing workplace interiors, with major clients like DNB, Yara, Deloitte & Carnegie.


IARK wanted to present itself as a different interior architect company, with a core focus on the process and the team behind the project.