Omer Ackerman is a New York based Industrial Designer. He currently oversees the Product Design team of a consumer electronics and accessories firm aiming to create computer and smartphone innovations. As a key member of the Development team, Omer is responsible for the entire design process in a fast-paced environment, spearheading various steps en route to consumers’ appreciation, including shaping of brand identity, ideation, market research, concept sketching, prototyping, 3D modeling and communication with factories abroad.
Omer, a graduate of Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, constantly seeks alternative and user-friendly solutions that cater to a wide audience. Acknowledging the role of a Designer in society as a maker and a thinker, he idealizes objects that stretch the boundaries of fine art and utilitarian practicality. Adopting cutting-edge foundations of artistic singularity into his practice, Omer merges this vision with scenarios and intersections of everyday life, stemming from a traditional and genuine notion of making objects better.