Michael P. Rose

Freelance Art Director/ visual development artist



Tel: 310 810 7350

Indiana University Bloomington

Fast, professional with a strong sense of composition, color and lighting. A team leader who

believes that a supportive relaxed working atmosphere will bring the best creative output.

Experienced in supervising art departments for animation both here and abroad.

Art Director

Company Name- Synergy Studios

Project- Baranguy123

Dates Employed Jan 2017 – Present

Employment Duration, 2 yrs 5 mos

Location: Manila, Philippines

Oversee the visual development of a new anime series for the Asian market..

Art Director

Company Name- Dream East Studios

Project- Vault the Magic Deer

Dates EmployedApr 2015 – Present

Supervising visual production

Art Director

Company Name: August Media

Project- George of the Jungle

Dates EmployedMar 2014 – Present

Location Singapore

Supervise production crews in  Canada, India and Singapore 

For the new Nickelodeon tv series,  George of the Jungle distributed by DreamWorks.

Art Director

Company Name: GLENWORLD Education

Dates Employedv Jun 2012 – Present

LocationSanta Barbara, California Area

Animated series teaching children in developing countries English language skills.

Visual Development

Company Name -Warner Bros. Animation

Project: Batman, The Dark Knight

Dates Employed Mar 2012 – Jul 2012

Art Director  

Company Name- Wild Brain/Dreamworks Animation

Project- How to Train Your Dragon

Dates Employed May 2011 – Mar 2012

LocationSherman Oaks, CA

Art Director

Project: Beavis and Butthead, Season 8.

Company Name: MTV Animation

Dates Employed Jun 2010 – May 2011

Location Starz Media, Burbank,CA

Production Designer/Illustrator

Project: interactive movie at The World Expo 2010, Shanghai, China

Company Name: BRC Imagination Arts

Dates Employed Oct 2009 – Jun 2010

Telecommunications Pavilion

Art Director

Project:The Secret of Pirate Island (The Playmobil Movie)

Company Name: Extra Large Technology -XLT

Dates Employed, Sept 2007 – Sept 2009

Location, Hollywood, CA

Art Director

Company Name: Animation Lab

Project: The Wild Bunch

Dates Employed Jun 2007 – Sep 2007

Location, Jerusalem, Israel

Visual Development Artist

Company Name, Jim Henson Company

Project: Unstable Fables

Dates Employed May 2006 – Sep 2006

Visual Development Artist

Company Name: Lucasfilm Animation

Project: The Clone Wars

Dates Employed, Jun 2005 – Apr 2006

Location San Francisco Bay Area

Visual Development-Art Director

Overseas supervisor in Taipei.

Company Name:  Creative Capers Entertainment

Project:  LEGO Bionicle Movie 1, 2, 3

Dates Employed May 2002 – May 2005

Visual Development Artist

Project: Ice Age (1)

Company Name: Blue Sky Studios

Dates Employed Mar 1999 – Mar 2000

Background Painter

Project: The Doug Movie

Company Name:Jumbo Pictures

Dates Employed Dec 1998 – Sep 1999

Background Painter

Project: Downtown

Company Name:MTV Animation

Dates Employed Dec 1997 – Sep 1998

Visual Development Supervisor / Background Painting Supervisor

Overseas Supervisor - Seoul, Korea

Company Name: MTV Animation

Project: Beavis and Butthead Do America

Dates Employed, Dec 1995 – Sep 1996