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Patrick Tan

Senior Art Director

Singapore City, Singapore
Good typography is key to great designs, it builds a strong foundation for my work.

Work Experience

HBO Asia

Senior Art Director

Recruited in 2009 to start up and head HBO Asia's newly formed in-house Graphic Design (Off-air) department. Heading a team of two — we design and execute advertising campaigns / sales / marketing collateral across S.E. Asia.

My responsibilties include developing new branding campaigns, continue to build and maintain brand image in our products and execute sales & marketing strategies in S.E. Asia.

HBO Asia has won Promax Bda awards yearly in different Print Design categories since 2009.
January 2009 - Present Singapore

MTV Asia

Art Director

Job responsibilities include creating and design campaign ads to support sales and marketing team.
January 2008 - January 2009 Singapore

Viscion Publishing

Art Director

Leading a team of 8 designers, we design, art direct and do shoots for several publications that includes Lexean (a monthly current affairs/lifestyle publication); Project Smitten (a monthly shopping magazine); BeautyBlackBook (a monthly beauty bible); 6 Yardbox (a comprehensive weekly football newspaper); and Playeur (a monthly men’s entertainment magazine)
June 2007 - December 2007 Singapore

Black Design

Art Director

January 2006 - December 2006 Singapore

Rebel One

Design

My own personal graphic playground
January 2004 Singapore

Fourskin Clothing

Founder

Graphic Design Tee Company. We design and collaborated with renowned designers across the world. The list includes Phunk studio, Dave Kinsey, Volume One, 123klan, Designiskinky.net, Tokidoki and Zip Design to name a few.
January 1999 - December 2004 Singapore

Cream Magazine SG

Art Director

January 1999 - December 2000 Singapore

ModernAge Design

Graphic Designer

Lead designer for Brave Magazine
June 1996 - December 1998 Singapore

Education

Nanyang Academy Of Fine Arts (NAFA)

Graphic Design and Visual Communications

January 1991 - December 1993 Singapore

Languages

Chinese (Fluent),
English (Fluent),

Awards

PromaxBDA Awards

HBO Be Original Stay Original - Gold for Illustration for Print

2013

PromaxBDA Awards

HBO Be Original Stay Original - Silver for Art Direction and Design, Ad

2013

PromaxBDA Awards

HBO Be Original Stay Original - Silver for CHannel Print Ad

2013

PromaxBDA Awards

Game Of Thrones PR Kit - Gold, Best Collateral Material

2013

PromaxBDA Asia Awards

Game Of Thrones PR Kit - Gold, Best Collateral Material

2012

PromaxBDA Awards

HBO AniMania! - Gold for Topical Publication Advertising

2012

PromaxBDA Awards

HBO 20th Anniversary - Silver Consumer Publication Advertising

2012

PromaxBDA Awards

HBO Asia - Summerblockbuster - Best Topical Print Advertising Campaign Bronze

2011

PromaxBDA Awards

HBO Asia - Pacific - Best Collateral Material Gold

2010

PromaxBDA Asia Awards

HBO Asia - Chick Flicks- Best Print Ad Silver

2010

PromaxBDA Asia Awards

HBO Asia - MAX indiana Jones Quadrilogy - Best Print Ad Gold

2009

PromaxBDA Asia Awards

MTV Asia - MTV Asia Awards - Best Collateral Material Gold

2006

Singapore Design Awards

Rebel One - MONO Number One :phunkstudio- Graphic Design, Gold

2004

Rebel One

20/20 SINGAPORE DESIGN EXHIBITION

2004

Promax BDA Awards

HBO Home of The Originals - Silver for Illustration for Print 2014

2014

PromaxBDA Awards

HBO One Voice. Infinite Entertainment. - Gold for Art Direction and Design, Trade Ad for Channel

2015

Skills

Adobe CS, Freehand MX, Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop,