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  • Christopher Wardlaw

    New Media Artist

    Washington, DC

Spirited Designer, self-educated and inspired by life. Unconventional exposure with traditional work expereince lends itself to a versatile approach to marketing and brand exposure solutions.

Work Samples

  • Event & Brand Identity Marketing


  • Sister2Sister Magazine

Work History

  • Founder/Graphic Designer

    • designwell
    • May 2003 - Present (14 years 7 months)

    Freelance Marketing & Design Studio focused on brand identity and lifestyle marketing.

  • Lead Graphic Designer

    • Destination DC
    • Jul 2013 - Dec 2014 (1 year 5 months)

    Destination DC serves as the lead organization to successfully manage and market Washington, DC as a premier global convention, tourism and special events destination, with a special emphasis on the arts, cultural and historical communities.

  • Senior Designer/Consultant

    • Spears Consulting Group
    • Jul 2010 - Jan 2014 (3 years 6 months)

    Spears Consulting Group is one of the fastest growing Marketing and Advertising firms in the New Orleans Metropolitan area. Founded in the summer of 2008 with the intent of providing clients with cutting edge technology and innovative marketing strategies that would provide them a competitive advantage in an ever evolving market place. Spears Consulting Group was founded by Cleveland Spears III.


  • Partner

    • ROUX Public House
    • May 2012 - Aug 2013 (1 year 3 months)

    Roux Public House is full service restaurant & bar located in the Lower Garden District of Magazine Street. Roux welcomes you to join Executive Chef John Bel weekly for an exciting dining experience for the progressive patron with nostalgic taste. Enjoy traditional New Orleans entrees and custom cocktails in a charming and intimate atmosphere that feels like home. Housed in the historic 1910 Magazine building and renovated with a touch of contemporary flare, Roux offers a view into the rich culture of New Orleans, past and present.

    1910 MAGAZINE STREET 504 570 6924
    www.rouxnola.com follow us @ROUXDAT


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  • 5x5 Temporary Public Art Exhibit Graphic Designer

    • DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
    • Dec 2011 - Apr 2012 (4 months)

    Developed Print and Web Marketing Campaign for 5x5 Temporary Public Art Exhibit

    5×5, the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities’s new temporary public art project, will result in twenty-five groundbreaking temporary public artinstallations that will be installed concurrently throughout the District of Columbia alongside the National Cherry Blossom Festival. DCCAH has commissioned five highly-experienced and innovative contemporary art curators to select and work with five artists or artist teams to each to develop and present exciting, temporary art works in public spaces throughout the District. The resulting twenty-five projects will activate and enliven publicly accessible spaces and add an ephemeral layer of creativity and artistic expression to neighborhoods across the District.


  • University of Virginia

    • Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) Architectural Design
    • 1998 - 2003

    Developed an amazing network of friends, colleagues and clients.