Michael F

Art Director; Lead artist; California


Art Director

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Exceptionally talented artist and graphic designer with over twenty years of interactive entertainment experience including over 12 years in project management on high dollar assignments with companies such as Sony, Dreamworks and MGM. Seeking contracts or full time offers in the capacity of Graphic design, UI/UX and marketing content. Open to long contract or full time positions as Art Director/Lead Artist to become an integral member of a top talent team. I maintain a deep understanding of Adobe software packages, with an emphasis on Photoshop and AfterFX. Additional hard skills include 3D modeling, texturing and lighting .Strong working knowledge of MS Office and both PC an Apple applications Above all enthusiastic and passionate In a management capacity I am responsible for working with internal and external development teams, marketing and external ad agencies - very often taking the creative lead, developing preproduction, strategic and fiscal planning. Highly organized and flexible approach to creative tasks and am very used to delivering to given deadlines and under pressure. I have proven that he is a strong team player who thrives in a collaborative and fast paced creative environment. Clear communication skills and take on direction and feedback with flexibility and ease. Excellent typography, layout and composition skills, combined with first-class graphic design expertise and conceptual thinking make me a guaranteed cornerstone to any growing team. Great creative awareness seeding from all aspects of cutting edge interactive media and graphic design thinking. Experience working across multiple simultaneous platforms from PS3 and XBOX360 to websites, handheld and mobile devices.