Art director and creative problem solver that communicates through visual design, 
ultimately breaking barriers and gathering fans for brands.


Experience

Freelance Art Director in Canada & Taiwan
Mar.2017 to Present
Clients: Ogilvy & Mather, Publicis Groupe, American Institute in Taipei, Taiwan

Art Director intern / Junior Art Director
July.2016 to Feb.2017 at Ogilvy & Mather, New York City, USA
Jan.2016 to Mar.2016 at Y&R, New York City, USA
Oct.2015 to Dec.2015 at JWT, New York City, USA

Graphic Designer / Junior Art Director
Dec.2012 to Dec.2013 at Captus Advertising Ltd., Vancouver, B.C. 

Freelance Designer 
Sept.2011 to Feb.2017

Junior Designer  
June.2011 to Aug. 2011 at INSIGHT Center at NTU, Taipei, Taiwan


Education

Miami Ad School, San Francisco & New York City
2014 to 2016 Art Direction program

Emily Carr Arts and Design University, Vancouver, B.C. Canada
2009 to 2012 Bachelor Degree in Communication Design


Awards

2017 Summit Creative Award Silver
SnapAlert

2017 Summit Creative Award Bronze
2017 The Golden Award of Montreux Finalist

2016 Silver ADDY New York
Childhood.org: Taboo

2016 New York Festival Finalist
WWF: Global warming popsicle

2016 Gold Graphis Awards' new talent advertising category
Garmin: Lost in the movies

2015 Top Dog Winner
Miami Ad School, San Francisco – Editorial: Bananonina

2014 Gold Marketing Awards’s Multicultural Print category
Chrysalis: Just about anyone can have perfect teeth

2008 Arts Scholarship


Skills

Art direction  
Advertising (print, experiential, socials, stunt, out of home) design photography, editorial, interactive design, logo design, product design, web design.

Proficiency with Adobe CC
InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro, 
Adobe Acrobat Pro, Dreamweaver, Flash

Languages
Fluent (spoken and written) in English and Mandarin
Ordering food and drink in Japanese


Contact

hsinhsuan.lu@gmail.com
Canadian citizen