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August Östberg, Creative, AKQA

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0:45 AM | 28 August 2015
by Melisa Dagli
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August Östberg is currently a creative fellow at AKQA’s New York office, after winning the 2014 Future Lions competition with two of his team mates.

August Östberg is currently a creative fellow at AKQA’s New York office. August along with his two teammates, Ludwig Hallstensson and David Svedenström were winners of the Future Lions competition in 2014.

Describe your path to what you're doing now.

I've always been doing stuff. I started early drawing comics, moved over to art, fell in love with film making and had a quick romance with game making. I had a hard time deciding on what I wanted to do. But, after going through so many different paths, I finally decided to go into advertising. It’s the only industry were I can pursue all of my passions.

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