Michael Rose has been on a multi faceted journey through the visual disciplines. Starting out as an artist's rep he soon developed a portfolio of his own work and embarked upon an illustration career which led to Germany and commissions from top magazine and book publishers. In England he worked as a conceptual designer and background painter for animation projects. Later, in the United States, he supervised the visual development team on an MTV animation feature in both New York and Seoul, Korea. At present he is based in Los Angeles and does art direction and visual development for some of the leading studios. He travels frequently for business and pleasure. Along with projects in The United States, he has worked on animation films in Germany, England, Philippines, Canada, India, Israel, Taipei, Korea, and Singapore.