Antoni Dol

Designer in Amsterdam, Nederland

Antoni Dol

Designer in Amsterdam, Nederland

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Antoni Dol is Senior Designer at Macaw since 1996. He graduated as illustrator at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie of Arts in Amsterdam, studied advertising at the Rotterdam Art Academy and was freelance illustrator for three years. From 1995 onwards, he grew as a webdesigner with the internet en from 1996 as a designer at Macaw. He worked for companies like KPMG, NedTrain, Wolters Kluwer, Univé Insurence, Bijenkorf Department Store,The City of The Hague, Rabobank en Microsoft in the Netherlands. He enjoyed a Creative Excellence Award in the Web Page Awards in 2001 and the NedTrain intranet he designed, was one of the 10 best of 2005 according to the Usability expert Jakob Nielsen. Antoni is experienced in Windows Presentation Foundation since October 2006 and designed applications in WPF, among which a large administrative system and a simulation game. Antoni also writes articles for internal and external publications of Macaw and for the Dutch Software Development Network. He won the second price in the Microsoft Expression Designers Contest with a Silverlight website created using Expression Design and Expression Blend. His article “Ten Silverlight 2 beta 2 gotha’s resolved” is well quoted on the internet. Antoni works with XAML in Windows 8, WPF and Silverlight projects on a daily basis.