Michael J. Silber

Freelance Graphic Designer

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Work Experience

Michael J. Silber Design

Art Director/Graphic Designer

• Creative concepting, ideation, and copywriting
• Branding, logo design, graphics, and illustrations
• Motion design, video editing, and storyboarding
• Visual design for web/mobile, editorial layouts, and presentations
• Product research and testing
• Structuring user interfaces and experiences

Droga5, R/GA, Wunderman, Cloudberry Creative, MKTG Inc, Hearst Magazines: Popular Mechanics,
Car and Driver, Road & Track, Harper’s Bazaar, Redbook; Kamio, Uncommon Schools, URJ Press

American Express, Ben & Jerry’s, Bulleit, Chobani, Coca-Cola, Diageo, Google Android, Honey Maid, Johnson & Johnson, Ketel One, MasterCard, Motorola, Nike, Samsung, Smirnoff, Under Armour, Volvo
January 2012 - Present New York, New York, United States

URJ Books And Music

Art Director (Art and Design Manager)

• Managed all graphic design projects and production work for URJ Books and Music
• Designed book covers and interiors, promotional/web content, and branding system
August 2006 - December 2011 New York, New York, United States

Art Gallery/Studio Work

Gallery/Studio Assistant

The Drawing Center, Edward Tyler Nahem Fine Art
Peter Halley Studio, Denise Green Studio
June 2005 - April 2006 New York, New York, United States


Pratt Institute

Master of Science (M.S.), Communications Design

Graduated with Honors and Distinction
Awarded for Excellence in Academic Achievement
2011 - May 2013 New York, New York, United States

Connecticut College

Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art

Graduated Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, with Honors and Distinction
2000 - 2004 New London, Connecticut, United States


Premiere Pro, After Effects, Drawing, Fireworks, Flash, HTML / CSS / JQuery, Illustration, Illustrator, Indesign, Interaction Design, Keynote , Motion Design, Paintng, Photography, Photoshop, Powerpoint, Printmaking, Video Editing, Visual Design, Web/Mobile Design,