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Art Directors are often employed by advertising agencies and coordinate the members of the creative team. Common duties of Art Directors are managing accounts and projects, presenting layouts to clients, developing design solutions, supervising photo shoots and printing processes, and determining if materials comply with client specifications. Qualifications like creativity, leadership, attention to details, organization and teamwork are common experience in Art Director example resumes. Most candidates for this job highlight a degree in advertising or an art-related field in their resumes.

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Graphic Artist/assistant Art Director

Assisted the Art Director with all art for t-shirt designs from various freelance artists

  • Prepared all sales pages, layouts, presentations, fixture graphics, and sales books for all accounts
  • Processed, archived and managed over 25,000 electronic art files
  • Created over 10 product bound catalogs based on each category for sales reps
  • Designed over 50 original young men's and boy's printed stripes and argyle tee artwork
  • Produced all in store display artwork using die lines for PDQ trays and cardboard pallet displays supplied by each packaging printer and created small mock up samples as needed
  • Generated in store signage based on each accounts guidelines with the understanding of their shoppers and promotional needs
  • Responsible for all accounts ecommerce photography following each accounts guidelines
  • Tracked and maintained all freelance artist invoicing and budgeting
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Computer Engineering
AS
Graphic Design
2

Senior Art Director

Designed and conceptualized the features, fashion, travel, front of book and well pages

  • Assigned photographers and illustrators
  • Directed shoots and coordinated with various stylists and editors
  • Extensive knowledge of production: color-correction and trapping, high end printing
  • Redesigned the magazine three times with the Creative Director
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BFA
Design Communication
3

Art Director

Award winning design director for Financial Executive magazine.

  • Established identity guidelines for multiple events.
  • Designed communication and marketing materials for events.
  • Collaborated with external design team and internal staff for launch of a mobile centric news site.
  • Successfully directed the creation of visual assets with external resources such as photographers, and illustrators and agencies.
  • Directed photo shoots.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
4

Co-founder & Art Director

Co-creator, editor, and art director for the online interior and lifestyle publication.

  • Conducted interviews, contributed articles and created layouts.
  • Designed website using Wix and maintained content.
  • Used social media for promotion of site content.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Interior Design
5

Art Director/ Senior Animator

  • Lead seven team members in the various production phases such as modeling, texturing,
  • Responsible for animation duties such as character rigging, motion capture clean up, straight
  • Modeled/textured environments, objects, and character assets.
  • Created style guides, concept art, and maintained a consistent visual direction on the behalf of clients.
  • Acknowledged as top animator, promoted to Senior Animator, and finally Art Director.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
6

Art Teacher / Art Director

Designed and developed an art program and curriculum

  • Designed and presented lessons aimed to actively engage learners and inspire creative expression while maintaining artistic methodologies
  • Presented students with opportunities to reach their artistic potential and individual expression through a wide array of historical, aesthetic, critical, and expressive production pieces
  • Increased student awareness, appreciation, and understanding of visual, spatial, and musical arts through creative instruction
  • Designed and employed thematic lesson plans with age appropriate materials focusing on artistic elements: color, line, shape, form, value, texture, and space
  • Implemented reflection and brainstorming sessions that resulted in a teaching curriculum containing customized lesson plans geared toward developing the capabilities of 80 students
  • Created and promoted an art gallery made from students' work
  • Set up and maintained an artistic environment focused on building connection in art
  • Ordered and maintained resources and materials within a budget
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Art Education
Art
English Teacher
7

Assistant Art Director

Designed and developed catalogs, brochures, advertisements, posters and signage.

  • Assigned and supervised projects for design staff.
  • Art directed photography and edited film.
  • Designed layout of photos including background, propping and styling of merchandise.
  • Developed concepts for promotional materials.
  • Produced quarterly presentations on brand image.
  • Reviewed and approved match prints and bluelines.
  • Processed invoices.
  • Maintained services and supplies needed for computers, printers and studio.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BFA
Graphic Design
Design
8

Art Director

  • designed, wrote, edited and built content for web, social media plus other digital properties; managed collection portfolios and uploaded product files for the web.
  • created print and digital media, store forms and pop advertising including preflight all final files before being sent to outside vendors, to ensure technically accurate, print-efficient materials.
  • maintained the website content and print advertising and initiated promotional and e-mail campaigns.
  • developed creative layouts for weekly advertisements - advo and inserts, brochures, direct mail, signage and the company’s corporate identity materials.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Graphic Design
9

Art Director

  • Directed location and studio photo shoots.
  • Created style and concepts for the Folio Catalogs.
  • Designed various store books, assisted CD in creating look books.
  • Designed newspaper and collateral materials, created up to 10 black and white newspaper
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
10

Art Director

As Art Director I worked on a team, which was responsible for the development of various print and digital concepts for MTL clients.

  • Designed Print collateral materials such as brochures and invitations for both HCPs and patients.
  • Re-designed various existing client printed materials to reflect updated content and branding changes.
  • Converted existing print materials into various digital products such as iPad apps, and micro-sites.
  • Re-designed existing print materials to accommodate VEEVA platform specific needs
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
Mathematical Engineering
Animation

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