Jorge L. Hurtado


Designing websites professionally for over eleven years.

After University studies in Fine Arts, painting and Illustration, Jorge Hurtado completed his academic training at California State University, Long Beach earning a Bachelor in Fine Arts (BFA).

He subsequently worked for his Alma Matter, where he established the Web Development Center that would become the online production hub of the University for years to come.

His design and unique combination of skills allowed him to produce award winning web sites in the education and corporate fields.

Born in Santa Cruz, Bolivia on the 23rd of November 1969, Jorge migrated to the United States in 1988 and has resided in Los Angeles since. To date he has been involved with numerous projects including web, communication design, photography and Illustration.

Currently he is working as an Art Director for CSU Long Beach in California.


Software Proficiency

Web: XHTML, CSS, Adobe Dreamweaver CS3, Contribute CS3, Flash CS3, WebTrends, HiSoftware® AccMonitor™ - ADA Compliance Checking Software, Google Analytics and other web analys tools.

Desktop Publishing: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, InCopy, Acrobat (CS3/CS4), QuarkXpress

Multimedia: Final CutPro, iMovie, QuickTime VR, Flash, Flash Video, Poser, 3D Modeling software

Gold stars


B.F.A. Fine Arts / Illustration - California State University, Long Beach, CA, 1997

Certification: Graphical User Interface Design and Portal Administration - PeopleSoft University, Irvine, CA - 2003

Certification: Website Accessibility Section 508, WCAG 1.0/2.0, CSU-ATI - California State University, Long Beach, CA, 2007