My company, Janus Design, Inc., specializes in experiential design, with over 20 years of experience and expertise in multiple mediums applied to a broad spectrum of markets. I believe in creating a products and experiences with integrity of design and execution.
I thrive on collaboration with creative and intelligent people and am a problem solver, adept at creative solutions to challenges and opportunities with strong organization, thorough planning and clear communication.
I am experienced in managing and art directing small and large scale projects with budgets ranging from the thousands to hundred millions, and both quick turn and long term schedule management. I approach all scale of projects with the same methodology and professionalism for consistently successful results.
Curious and adventurous, I am passionate about the arts, with an interest in science, and enjoy expressing myself through writing and design. I love travel, good food and laughing. Feel free to contact me with opportunities, I'd love to hear from you.
TOOLS OF THE TRADE
High-end Custom Fabrication
Specialty Finishes/Scenic Art
Print Production - Modern techniques, Old World Binding
Soft Goods, Apparel Design and Fabrication
Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.)
SketchBook Pro | ProCreate
Working familiarity with AutoCAD | Revit | Rhino | SketchUp
MS Project and other scheduling software
Keynote | PowerPoint
MS Office | etc.
Trello | BaseCamp | etc.
Windows and Mac platforms
Some French and Spanish
Partial List of Performers and Artists I've worked with:
KAWS, DJ Grandmaster Flash, The Blacked Eyed Peas, Z-Trip, Grace Jones, DJ Frankie Knuckles, The Polyphonic Spree, The Raveonettes, Bebel Gilberto, P-Diddy, Kylie Minogue, Dave Matthews, and others.
AIA Los Angeles; USGBC Los Angeles; Los Angeles Conservancy; Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy; Neutra Institute for Survival Through Design; PMI; The Long Now Foundation
Other Media Credits:
Productions have included: The Hammer (feature), Life, Or Something Like It (feature), American Idol (TV), The Fugitive (TV), Stephen King's Rose Red (TV Mini-Series), and others.
Events of 45,000+ attendees have included multi-stage digital music festivals and stadium concerts, as well as fashion shows, single stage concerts, corporate events, theatrical productions and performance art.
ASSOCIATED HONORS + AWARDS
Finalist for Private Jet Concept Design for SKYACHT One (as design team member of SottoStudios/LA) for the International Yacht & Aviation Awards
Finalist for Best Restaurant Design for Los Angeles by the American Institute of Architects for Rivera Restaurant (as design team member of SottoStudios/LA)