CHIAKI watanabe
Media Designer >> Motion Graphics + Interaction Design + Video Editing


Work Experience
Freelance Media Designer/Consultant : Jan 2001 - present
Clients including MTV Networks, Martha Stewart Living, Reuters Media, CBS, American Movie Classics, Canon USA, Volvo, Nike, Microsoft, Universal McCann

Sr. Media designer
TVLand/Nickelodeon Online/MTV Networks : Mar 1999 - Jan 2001
Designed and art directed for TVLand, Nick at Nite and Nickelodeon's online and on-air contents.

Media Designer
CBS New Media: Dec 1998 - Mar 1999
Designed online graphics for CBS television including online store, music sites and feature shows.

Media Designer: May 1998 – Nov 1999
Designed online graphics for TV guide and Lifetime TV web sites.

Lead Online Designer
Simon & Schuster online: Jun 1996- Jun 1998
Designed for a variety of Simon & Schuster' web sites including Simon & Schuster interactive, Simon & Schuster consumer books and featured publications.

Media Designer
News Corporation: Jul 1995 – May 1996
Designed for News Corporation including FOXTV, Delphi Internet and MCI/News Corporation's new contents.

CD-ROM Production Designer
Voyager Company: Jan 1995 – Jun 1995

Production Designer
Channel 13, WNET: Jan 1994 - May 1995

Software Skills

Multimedia : AfterEffects, Final Cut Pro(Certified), Modul8, Flash
Graphics : Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Axture

2014 MSc in Medialogy, Aalborg University Copenhagen, Denmark
1996 Creative Art Therapy certificate, The New School University, New York, U.S.
1996 BFA in Computer Art, The School of Visual Arts, New York, U.S.
1990 Scenic and Performance Design, Musashino Art University, Tokyo, Japan