Michael Mason

Designer & Art Director

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

Michael Mason is a Canadian Designer & Art Director based in London, United Kingdom. With a focus on simple, concept-driven communications across branding, graphic design and art direction — He’s worked across Europe and North America to develop work alongside brands such as Apple, BBC, Google, NFB, Nike, San Francisco Design Week, SPACE10, and Squarespace. He's currently Design Director (part-time) at ManvsMachine, and is the founder of studio CHEVAL. Linkedin: adgdmmason Behance: behance.net/mmason Tumblr: new-ruins.tumblr.com Instagram: @michael___mason

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Skills

  • Branding
  • Creative Strategy
  • Graphic Design
  • Creative Direction
  • Art Direction
  • 360 Branding
  • 360 Campaigns
  • 2D

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Pentagram

    Pentagram

    • Design
  • Squarespace

    Squarespace

    • Technology
  • Google

    Google

    • Technology
  • Apple

    Apple

    • Technology

Work history

Currently

Design Director

ManvsMachine

Jan 2020
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Part-Time Design Director at ManvsMachine London.

2019

Art Director

Google

Jun 2019 - Aug 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Art Director & Senior Designer at Google's Creative Lab (London).

2019

Senior Designer

Apple

Jan 2019 - May 2019
  • Cupertino, United States
  • Freelance
  • Marcom, Design Team.

2019

Designer & Art Director

Michael Mason

May 2018 - Sep 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Designer & Art Director with a focus on Brand Identity, Creative Strategy, and Graphic Design. www.mmason.ca

2019

Senior Graphic Designer

Pentagram

May 2018 - Sep 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Freelance Senior Designer on the Luke & Jody Hudson-Powell team.

2018

Sr. Brand Designer

Koto

Mar 2018 - Jun 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance

2018

Senior Brand Designer

ManvsMachine

Aug 2016 - Mar 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Brand design lead at ManvsMachine, a design studio in London, UK. My role at the studio has a focus on branding, concept development, and visual systems. www.mvsm.com

2018

Design Director / Art Director

ManvsMachine

Aug 2016 - Mar 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Design Director / Art Director (project dependant) at ManvsMachine, a design studio in London, UK: Accounts include Sony, Squarespace, and Nike.

2016

Mid-weight Graphic Designer

Character (SF)

Nov 2014 - Jul 2016
  • San Francisco, United States
  • Full Time
  • Mid-Weight to Lead Designer at Character, a branding and design studio in San Francisco, California. My clients included Google, Plume, Facebook, Nike, and San Francisco Design Week. www.charactersf.com

2012

Lead Graphic Designer

POP Montreal

Mar 2012 - Dec 2012
  • Montreal, Canada
  • Full Time
  • Lead Designer for POP Montreal, an independant music festival in Montreal, Canada. www.popmontreal.com

Education

2011

DEC (Graphic Design)

Dawson College

Sep 2007 - Jun 2011
  • Montreal, Canada
  • DEC in Graphic Design at Cégep Dawson, in Montreal, Canada. Graduated with Honors. 2010-2011 Class Representative.