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Michele Horwitz | Elance
 
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Michele Horwitz

Art Director
   South Africa
  |   Cape Town, Western Cape

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

With over seven years experience in the creative industry, Michele has produced a variety of graphic materials for large clients locally and internationally. She worked as a magazine Art Director, co-ordinating the visual production of four monthly retail client magazines. Prior to which she was an in-house graphic designer - responsible for the production of all marketing material for a homeware company across the globe. As a freelancer, Michele has worked on award-winning magazines and designed graphics for a variety of small and large...

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Portfolio

Art Direction and Magazine Design
http://www.houseandleisure.co.za
Design and Art Direction (Visual Production of the cover shoot)
http://www.hsm.co.za/magazines/details/foschini-living-space
http://www.hsm.co.za/magazines/details/foschini-living-space
http://www.hsm.co.za/magazines/details/foschini-living-space
Design and Art Direction (Visual Production of the cover shoot)
http://www.hsm.co.za/magazines/details/foschini-living-space
http://www.foschiniclub.co.za
http://www.foschiniclub.co.za
Design and Art Direction (Visual Production of the fashion shoot)
http://www.foschiniclub.co.za
Design and Art Direction (Visual Production of the beauty shoot)
http://www.foschiniclub.co.za
Magazine Cover Design
http://www.clubx.co.za
Design and Art Direction (Visual Production of the fashion shoot)
http://www.clubx.co.za
http://www.clubx.co.za
http://www.clubx.co.za
http://www.clubx.co.za
http://www.superclub.co.za
Design and Art Direction (Visual Production of the fashion shoot)
http://www.superclub.co.za
Entertainment page
http://www.playboy.co.za
Merchandising Logo Design options
http://www.homechoice.co.za
Poster Design
http://www.eatout.co.za
Poster Design and Photography
Poster Design, Illustration and Photography
Packaging Design and Illustration

Skills (3)

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Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe Flash

Employment

Self-employed
Freelance Art director/Graphic designer
2012 - Present
Full service freelance art direction and graphic design for clients based on their specific project requirements Clients include: House and Leisure Magazine (Associated Magazines), New Media...
House and Leisure Magazine
Acting Art Director
2012 - 2012
Raffles International College, Vietnam
Visual Communication Lecturer
2011 - 2012
Preparing course modules, lectures and assignments for Advanced Diploma and Bachelor Degree programs Lecturing, directing and mentoring students Grading assignments (designs, presentations and...
Highbury Safika Media
Art Director
2008 - 2011
Art Direction for 4 customer title monthly magazines for a large South African retail group (Foschini Club) Recruiting, training, managing and mentoring the design team (three designers)...
ArtThrob
Design Editor
2006 - 2009
Updating the entire website every month Website design maintenance Preparing and editing images to be put on the website Distribution of the monthly newsletter via email Working with editors and...
Carrol Boyes
Senior Graphic Designer
2008 - 2008
Leading the company’s graphics department Making sure that all graphics produced are up to standard Recruiting, training, managing and mentoring a junior graphic designer Designing brochures,...
Carrol Boyes
Graphic Designer
2006 - 2008
Working with one other designer on all company graphics from concept and design to print or web updating Designing brochures, newsletters, cards, inserts, postcards, packaging and advert Designing...
University of Cape Town
Assistant Lecturer
2005 - 2006
Assistant lecturing New Media and Digital Elective courses from 2nd year to Masters level at Michaelis School of Fine Art Providing students with technical and conceptual assistance where necessary
ArtThrob
Web Design Assistant
2004 - 2006
Assisting Design Editor with updating the website every month Preparing and editing images to be put on the website Distribution of the monthly newsletter via email Email correspondence with...

Education

University of Cape Town
Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art
2002 - 2005

Keywords

Art Direction
Graphic Design
Layout Design
Publishing
Magazine
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