S Joshua Elkin is a senior visual artist and responsive web design thought leader with sixteen years experience. Brand identity, digital design, print, point of sale, illustration, painting, screen-printing and animation are all mastered skills and mediums. The artist's graphic design education started at Rhode Island School of Design during summer 1994 followed by a graphic design degree from Montreal's renowned Dawson College in 1997. After establishing his own business operating in Montreal and New York, he completed an art history/ electronic art degree from Montreal's Concordia University in 2006. Moving to New York City in 2007, Joshua created print campaigns, interactive spaces, animation and illustration for Jullio & Gallo Wines, Sony and Victoria's Secret. He is a hands-on leader, in demand for his design confidence and clear typography. Joshua gravitated to California, where he has worked for iCrossing/ Hearst as an associate creative director. Featuring creative leadership as the de-facto creative director on digital campaigns, websites, apps and e-commerce for The Cosmopolitan Hotel of Las Vegas and Toyota and KIA. An advocate for responsive web design, he has also been the creative lead for Toyota Racing and Mazda Mexico during this change in methodology. Currently available and seeking a full-time role in West Los Angeles. References available on request.

Work Samples

  • Interactive

  • Advertising

  • Mobile

Work History

  • Art Director

  • Senior Consultant

  • Associate Creative Director

    • iCrossing
    • Culver City, CA
    • 2011 - 2012 (1 year)

Education

  • Concordia University

    • BFA Art History Painting Electronic Art
    • 2002 - 2006
  • Dawson College

    • Graphic Design Diploma Art Direction
    • 1994 - 1997
  • Rhode Island School of Design

    • Architecture Graphic Design
    • 1994 - 1994

Specialties

Affiliations

Venice Art Crawl, AIGA, Behance,

Awards

Nominated, short-listed in top 10 for Best New Architecture Web Site by Archined

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