Art Director/Prop Stylist (Freelance), San Francisco and Los Angeles, 2008–Present
Responsible for the art direction for films and videos of commercials, ecommerce advertising and print photo shoot. Collaborate with creative directors and directors to establish aesthetic and visual feel. Hire and manage crews and vendors, create and maintain budgets, choose locations, develop the concept, design sets, convey brand images through aesthetic way, lead team crews and supervise schedules and budgets to meet project goals.
Clients; Google, Nest, Chromecast, Seagate, Cost Plus World Market, GMC, Xifinity, Barefoot wine, SF Giants, Toyota, WeChat
Production Designer / Art Director (Freelance), Seoul, 2002-2004
Responsible for the overall look of 3 feature films, collaborated with directors and cinematographers to establish aesthetic and visual feel, conceptualized color mood tone, managed art department budgets (arrange from $60,000 to $300,000), negotiated/managed vendors(construction companies, rental shops, etc), lead crews and managed schedules.
"Mr. Butterfly" (2003)
Art Coordinator / Event Planner (Freelance), 1999-2002
Assisted various art and creative directors. Prepared presentations and archived reference images. Coordinated events and exhibitions including hiring vendors, coordinating artists, and managing work schedules and plans.
SOFTWARE & EXPERTISE
Art Direction, Visual Design, Project Management, Talent Acquisition, Team Leadership
Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat, iWork including Keynote, Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Office
Master of Fine Arts. Motion Pictures and Television. Academy of Art University, San Francisco
Bachelor of Fine Arts. Fine Arts, Printmaking. Hong-Ik University, Seoul, Korea