WHERE I HAVE WORKED AND STUDIED
Freelance Graphic Design, June 1999 – present
Frankfurt Balkind Partners, 1979 – June 1999
Rhode Island School of Design, BFA
NYU School of Continuing Education / Film
MY WORK EXPERIENCE
I have designed, produced, art directed, supervised assistants, account management, video and film editing and directing on projects from movie promotions to syndication advertising, annual reports and logo/title design.
SOME OF MY RECENT CLIENTS AND WORK INCLUDE
– The Guggenheim Museum
Mailers and ads for the Museums’ Educational Film and Lecture Series and First Fridays programs including most recently, and ongoing: The Third Mind, Catherine Opie, theanyspacewhatever, Richard Prince: Spirituality in America, El Greco to Picasso, Russia!, David Buren, The Aztec Empire, and Matthew Barney.
Ads, Spa Menu, Treatment Manuals, Shelf Labels and Exhibit Banners and Posters for the Spas’ retail and wholesale skincare business located in East Hampton, NY.
A complete Identity Program including letterheads, business cards, ads, marketing brochures collateral materials and website for http://www.donor2.com a company that markets fundraising software.
– Saint-Gaudens Memorial
Quarterly Newsletter for the Saint-Gaudens Memorial.
A museum, sculpture park, and concert venue at the original studio and home of the the famed sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens.
– The Explorers Club
Membership Cards including monthly fulfillment of new personalized cards, Membership Certificates, Film Festival Programs and Special Dinner Programs.
– Isthmus Sailboards
National Ads appearing in Windsport and Windsurfing Magazines and a 48 page Direct Mail Catalog.
SOME OF MY EARLIER WORK INCLUDES
The one-sheet posters for Alien, Altered States, Fatal Attraction, Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones, And the Band Played On, Arthur and the poster and video kits for the restored and re-released My Fair Lady. As well as the poster, ads and film festival mailer for The Art of the Motorcycle for the Guggenheim Museum. The syndication advertising kits and promotions, including videos for The Cosby Show, Roseanne, Beverly Hills 90210 and The AMC Film Preservation Festival. The NY Waterway logo/identity and Annual Reports for MasterCard, MCI, ABC and The New York Times.
THE SHORT FILMS I HAVE MADE
In addition to my print and film commercial work, I have written, directed and produced several short comedy films. Monroe and Monroe 2, one of which Monroe, won a Cine Eagle and eight International film festival awards and are distributed by Simon & Schuster. As well as, three, 1/2 hour informational/mis-informational, comedic sailing videos, Sailing with Captain Commodore Crunch, Sailing Again with Captain Commodore Crunch and Overboard with Captain Commodore Crunch which aired on LTV in East Hampton, NY.
I write short humorous essays based on my travel experiences. Three of which Oops, We Forgot to Tell You! (rafting the Zambezi), Oldest or Holiest? (Bhutan) and Choo, Choo All Aboard! (China) which ran in The East Hampton Star. My most recent projects has been the creation of two blogs. www.theroxiewag.com and www.mailboxmojo.com