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Alvin Groen

Interactive Art Director & Designer

Brooklyn, NY, USA
Interactive projects are like one big orchestra. Technology, design, motion and sound, it all has to form a balance to work well together and bring the entire project to a higher level.

Work Experience

Your Majesty

Art Director

June 2015 - Present New York, New York, United States

Firstborn

Art Director

June 2013 - June 2015 New York, United States

Ignition Interactive

Senior Designer

Interactive department of Ignition Creative that creates online interactive experiences for the Interactive Entertainment Industry.
Main role was concept, research, design, motion and usability.
January 2012 - May 2013 Santa Monica, California, United States

Frozen Emotion

Freelance Interactive Designer

Designed digital interactive experiences for different kind of clients. Mainly focus on concept, design, motion and interaction for websites, applications, mobile / tablet sites/apps and touchscreen displays.

I have worked among others for: Suitsupply, MVRDV, Intermediair, CS Irwin, Koninklijke ERU, Lowe @ Alfred, NFGB, One-2-ten, Motoko, TAG, Reinier de Graaf Groep, Open Road Films, 20th Century Fox and HBO
May 2009 - December 2011 Amsterdam, Netherlands

Ignition Interactive

Design Intern

Interactive department of Ignition Creative that creates websites, banners, mobile applications and interactive motion posters for the Interactive Entertainment Industry.
Main role was concept, design and animation.
April 2010 - August 2010 Santa Monica, California, United States

Lightmaker Amsterdam

Designer

Lightmaker Amsterdam is a digital services agency specialised in the development of Rich Internet Applications and desktop applications.
Main role was art direction, design, concept and motion. Worked together with several developers on the Flash and Silverlight platform to create websites and applications.
July 2006 - December 2006 Amsterdam, Netherlands

Lightmaker Amsterdam

Design Intern

Lightmaker Amsterdam is a digital services agency specialised in the development of Rich Internet Applications and desktop applications.
Main role was art direction, design, concept and motion. Worked together with several developers and freelancers on the Flash platform to create websites, a widget and an online e-learning system.
March 2006 - June 2006 Amsterdam, Netherlands

247 Media Studios

Design Intern

247 is a creative and technical development studio that creates complete Flash or dynamic HTML/CSS websites and layouts or concepts.
Main role was design and motion. Worked together with a developer on several projects and scripted some myself.
September 2005 - January 2006 Baden, Baden, DE

Languages

English (Advanced),
Dutch (Native),