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Michael Schepis

Mid-Weight Designer

Sydney, Australia
With a fresh, clean edge to his work Michael’s designs create impact and show his creative talent and personality. Variously described as unique and distinctive, Michael’s work is highly commercial. He has had a range of experiences liaising with clients through his freelance and contract work. Along with this Michael has been able to use his skills in various studio environments throughout Sydney such as Made Agency, The Jericho Project and Inkredible Art.

Recently he has had the opportunity whilst working for these studios, to take on a variety of tasks in all areas of design and finished art. With the ability to meet deadlines and multitask he is able to produce artwork of a high standard with strong attention to the finer detail.Clients Michael has worked with include The Louie Vitton Group, Dior, Mirvac, James Hardie, Percy Marks, Cordina and Adec Australia.

Michael completed his Degree in Graphic Design at Wesley Institute College in 2008.

His love affair for design, art and photography come hand in hand. Michaels work has been has also been featured on numerous websites such as On the Web DYT - Design You Trust, typo/graphic posters, Abduzeedo, Coroflot, 80eightdesign, QBN, TGM - thegrafikmuseum, Krop and numerous others. His work has also been featured in books such Mag.net and choisgallery.

Whilst Michael lives and breathes his passion and love affair of design he has spends his time on his website that he has founded called MagSpreads™ which he works on during the early hours of the morning.

MagSpreads™ www.magspreads.com is dedicated to the process and progress of editorial design and the publishing industry and its practitioners, students and its enthusiasts. Its purpose is to define and promote the world's best editorial design, and to provide a place where the editorial design community can review, critique and stay informed with the
latest industry trends and design projects
being created in the field.

Labeled as one of the Top 10 Websites For Designers April 2011 by How Magazine.

Michael brings to the table versatility with a strong interest in print design and layout, multimedia, web design and exceptional photographic ability. With this he also has a great attitude towards design and shows great professionalism.

A complete CV is also available upon request.

Work Experience

Inkredible

Designer

Branding Strategy and Management
Corporate Identity
Rebranding
Website Design
Press and Print Advertising
Brochures
Catalogues
Annual reports
Direct mail
Packaging
Print Management
Photography
June 2010 - Present Sydney, Australia

T-World Journal

Contributing Designer

Working alongside the Editor Eddie Zammit and Art Director Nick Rudenno to help create T-World Issue 07.
Sydney, Australia

Pacific Magazines

Designer of Monument Magazine

Creative direction and design of Monument Issue 103
Sydney, Australia

Contractor

City of Sydney
One for All - Design Studio
T-World 07
Sydney, Australia

Education

Wesley Institute - Graphic Design

Bachelor of Graphic Design

Sub Major in Multimedia
January 2006 - December 2009 Australia

Languages

English (Native),

Awards

HOW Design Magazine

Top 10 - 2013

2013

HOW Design Magazine

Top 10 - 2011

2011

HOW Design Magazine

Top 10 - 2010

2010

Skills

Acrobat Professional, Adobe Bridge, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Art Direction, Digital Photography, Layout, Print Design, Social Media, Typography, Webdesign, Adobe Business Catalyst, Branding & Corporate Identity,