⠀Art Direction and Design

About

 
 

 

Michael is an interdisciplinary Designer + Art Director based in London. With a focus on visual identity, graphic design, and creative strategy — He's worked with award-winning studios across Europe and North America to develop concept-driven work for brands such as Apple, Facebook, Google, NFB, Nike, Microsoft, San Francisco Design Week, Squarespace, and WeSC.

He is currently freelancing as a Senior Designer at Pentagram, in London (team Luke & Jody Hudson-Powell).

 
 

General Inquiries

If you'd like to work together, are interested in collaborating, or would simply like to say hello — please feel free to get in touch by email.

For projects not included on this website, a PDF portfolio can also be supplied upon request.

Internships

For internship opportunities, or potential collaborations, please feel free to get in touch via email.

 

Selected Press

AIGA, Behance, The Brand Identity, Breather, Chromatic, Collate, Computer Arts, The Creators Project, The Design Blog, The Dieline, Etapes Magazine, Fubiz, Grafik, iDN, MIJLO, It's Nice That, PANTONE, Sex Drugs and Helvetica, Visual Journal.
 

 

Experience

2011 - Present
Freelance
Designer + Art Director

2018 - Present
Pentagram (London)
Senior Designer

2018
Koto (London)
Senior Brand Designer

2016 - 2018
ManvsMachine (London)
Design Director + 
Sr. Brand Designer & AD


2014 - 2016
Character (San Francisco)
Mid-Level Designer + Art Director

2013
CloudRaker (Montreal)
Designer + Art Director

2011-2012
POP Montreal (Montreal)
Lead Designer
 

 

Disciplines

- Brand Identity
- Visual Identity
- Creative Strategy
- Print Design
- Web & Digital Design
- Packaging
- Publication Design
- Photo Art Direction
- Video Art Direction
- Environmental & Installation
- Graphics & Illustration
- Signage & Wayfinding

Select Awards / Publishings

2018
The Annual (Squarespace), Creative Review

2017
Typography Annual, Communication Arts
Logo Talks IV, Hightone Publications

2016
Regional Design Awards, Print Magazine
'Eye on Design' Postcards, AIGA
Logo Design, Art Power Publications
Excellent Branding 2, Art Power Publications

2015
Good Idea 4, Hightone Publications
Modern Heraldry, Counter-Print
Dots Obsession, Send Points Publishing