About

Education:

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 2004-2007 _ BFA Photography & Studio Arts

Skills:

Art Direction, Photography, Video Direction, Adobe Creative Suite, Strategic Thinking, Mentorship

Languages:

English, German


Freelance Senior Art Director / ACD

June 2016 - Present, New York NY


Yard _ Art Director

November 2015 - May 2016, New York NY

Accounts: Olly, Threes Brewing, Vitamin Shoppe


PMH _ Art Director

June 2013 - Present, Minneapolis MN

Accounts: Pepsi Co, Gap, Fossil, Behr, Sleep Number, Kohl’s


Designer / Reproduction Photographer

July 2007 - May 2013, Europe, Middle East, Asia, North America

Clients:

Andersens Contemporary_Denmark, Frank Elbaz_France, AMP_Greece

Isabela Bortolozzi_Germany, Bourouina Gallery_Germany, Peres Projects_Germany/USA, 

Aurel Scheibler_Germany, CUC_Germany/Austria, Galerie Rolf Hengesbach_Germany

Lüttgenmeijer_Germany, Tanya Leighton_Germany, Kamm Galerie_Germany, 

Supportico Lopez_Germany, Tomio Koyama_Japan, Galerie Sfeir-Semler_Lebanon

House of Gaga_Mexico, Opdahl Galerie_Norway. Rodeo_Turkey. Moot Gallery_UK

Faye Fleming & Partner_USA, Sara Meltzer_USA


Photo Assistant _ Michael Thompson

*Paying my dues as an intern:

Michael Thompson (Fashion photographer)

June 2005 - August 2005, New York City NY

Photo shoots: 

W Magazine _ Kate Hudson, Katie Holmes, Kirsten Dunst, Heidi Klum

Allur Magazine _ Tom Ford, Scarlett Johansson

Vogue _ Julia Roberts

 

Photo Assistant _ Alec Soth

Alec Soth (Fine Art photographer)

June 2004 - August 2005, Minneapolis MN

Some great photo shoots, even better chats about culture, art, food, and music.