Nick Bawn

Senior Art Director

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  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsCurator - Art Director - Creative Director

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About me

My passion is big ideas, beautifully executed, engaging with audiences irrespective of platform, device or venue. I’ve work many different roles and skills but with one common thread, to do great work and achieve brilliant results for clients. Here’s how I can help you: • Nurture your ideas and bring fresh ideas to the table • Hands-on skill set, delivering stand-out creative (design, drawing, visuals, motion, film, storyboards) • Versatile - solving briefs for multiple channels (Integrated campaigns, experiential, events TV, AR/VR) • Inspiring teams through developing and transforming creative Hands-on through my work, I aim to find the heart of the brief and deliver a single-minded strategy to the message. I love challenges that allow me to produce influential experiences, connecting brands with consumers in effective and meaningful ways. I'm happy to lead bries or be led, bringing new ideas to the table or helping transform your ideas into killer content. Tools: I work with pad and pen and bring ideas to life in Adobe CC - Ps, Ai, Ae, Pr. FCP, C4D. Presenting - Keynote, PP.

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Skills

  • Advertising
  • Film
  • Marketing PR
  • TV
  • Art Direction
  • Design
  • Storyboard
  • Motion
  • Photoshop
  • Ideas
  • Digital Advertising
  • Visual
  • Digital Web
  • Editiing
  • Experiential Activations
  • Ad Concept
  • Concepts
  • Virtual Reality
  • Augmented Reality

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • Imagination

    Imagination

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    Paramount Televisions

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      Talk Talk

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        MRM Worldwide

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        Work history

        Currently

        Senior Art Director

        Nick Bawn

        Nov 2009
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • My passion is big ideas, beautifully executed, which engage with audiences irrespective of platform, device or venue. I’ve worked as a digital lead, art director, creative producer and many things in-between with one common thread, to do great work and achieve brilliant results for clients. Here’s how I can help you: • Nurture your ideas and bring fresh ideas to the table • Hands-on skill set to delivering stand-out, successful creative content • Inspire a team through nurturing and transforming creative Strengths: • Ideas - creating, spotting and selling them • Hands-on skills - design · visuals · drawing · storyboards · treatments · script writing · editing · motion graphics · film and photography direction • Visual strategy - overarching campaign, visual tone and emotional appeal • Versatile - solving briefs for campaigns, experiential to broadcast Tools: I work with pad and pen and bring ideas to life in Adobe CC - Ps, Ai, Ae, Pr. FCP, C4D. Presenting - Keynote, PP.

        2014

        Digital Creative Lead

        Imagination

        Mar 2014 - May 2014
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Overall responsibility for the creative of team projects. Assembling and managing creative?p?roject teams to conceive, develop and deliver live experiential and integrated communications projects.

        2009

        Senior Art Director

        MRM Worldwide

        Jan 2006 - Nov 2009
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Group lead ­ Motion / interactive team. Originated and created brand awareness for Glaxo Smith Kline, winning PhAME award. Initiated and managed an internal studio, significantly cutting company costs. Conceived, art directed and produced content for Intel ‘What’s Inside You?’ campaign ­ resulting in a community of thousands. Involved in new business pitches confirming continued partnerships with Microsoft and helping win new business.

        2002

        Interactive Designer ITV

        Talk Talk

        Jan 2000 - Feb 2002
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Conceptual interactive design and animation ­ won group BAFTA for best creative. iTV promo creation, scripting and editing, interactive design, animation and channel branding.

        2000

        Senior Designer

        Paramount Televisions

        Jan 2000 - Feb 2000
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Directed and oversaw design team. Developed channel re­brand, resulting in higher viewer ratings. Creative design and promotions, including Frasier, Father Ted, Spaced and Monty Python.

        Education

        Currently

        Sep 1996
        • Bournemouth, United Kingdom
        • MA Computer Animation and Visualisation

        1997

        MA Computer Animation and Visualisation

        Bournemouth University

        Jan 1996 - Feb 1997
        • Bournemouth, United Kingdom

        1995

        HND Design and Illustration

        Bournemouth University

        Jan 1993 - Feb 1995
        • Bournemouth, United Kingdom

        Awards

        2015

        • BAFTA award - Best creative interaction Rx award- PhAME Corp Comms award - Sainsbury's ARDA award - Marriott Hotels .... Chester Lego Champion! (1982)