You need to upgrade your Flash Player








PASHA SHAPIRO 3343 Brittan ave #4, San Carlos CA. 94070
Phone: (650) 508-9760


Creative Director, Senior Visual Designer
(UI, Multimedia, Web, Video)


Golden Web for CAM Systems’ web and corporate design Best in “Corporate” nomination for
Anigraph Best Music Video for "The Survivors" Pet Shop Boys, UK
Graphicon Best Broadcast Design for “Channel-5”
Telegraph Viewer Choice Award for broadcast design “Channel-5”

2003-2006 Freelance

Design Reactor INC , for SUN Microsystems- Flash Motion Designer
Developed series of online commercials and promotional flash sites. Motion concept design, Flash animation,

Ontier technologies, for TOYOTA USA - UI & Motion Designer (flash)
Developed "MyCAR" - Consumer oriented flash based desktop application. What combines strong usability factor with visual richness of television. Responsible for visual Design Concept, Informational architecture, Usability research and design, Full front-end development (including XML data integration)

WebEx - UI and Fash Motion Designer Developed UI for TV based version of WebEx conferencing tool. 


PERSONAL WEB™. Interactive art director

As an interactive art director lead group of extremely smart and talented designers and production artists. Responsible for:
New creative initiatives, Producing flash based ad campaigns from concept to implementation across wide range of media standards. Responsible for department’s creative guidelines.

Created award wining ads some of those increased company’s profit by $400,000 a month.

Developed multi-million ad campaigns what runs on Yahoo and MSN. Created several 3Dcharacter animation based ad campaigns. Developed unique design technologies combining Flash Action Script and 3D animation.

1998 - 2000

Fox Interactive Media (IGN Entertainment) - Brisbane, CA
Producer Usability Designer – is mega viability game resource with 20 million unique visitors a month.Development of Rich and innovative UI Look and functionality for the world largest game portal
involved in development of online rich media advertising.

Used: JSTL, JSP, XML, HTML, CSS, Macromedia Flash MX, Flash Action Script, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After FX, Adobe Premiere, 3Dsmax.


Crew Graphics Studio for Pet Shop Boys group, UK
Creative Director, Producer

  • Produced computer graphics music video for Pet Shop Boys' song "The Survivors"
    Using 3ds max1&2, Alias Wave front Maya1.0, and After Effects 3.1
  • Also Created the Web site related to this project "The Survivors"
    Using Shockwave Flash3animation, HTML, Java Script,
    More about this project
1999 - 2000

Jetboat Superchamps Game
Art Director, Animator

  • For the British game development company Fiendish Games. I was involved in the development of 3D game: Jetboat Superchamps - a boat racing simulator (published in December 1999).
  • Designed original visual concept, created the game logo, UI and menu screen.
    In late 1999 the game was one of the most popular console games.
    Got high ratings (80% and higher) in reviews on the sites, and others.
  • Using: 3ds max1&2, Alias Wave front Maya 2;3.
    More about this project
1993 – 1997

Channel-5 St. Petersburg
Art Director, Computer graphics department

  • Channel-5 St. Petersburg is one of 5 largest national TV channels in Russia; Broadcasting for the more then 100 million viewers.
  • Developed concept, visual identity and award winning Channel-5' broadcast design.
    Lead production of animation identity package represented by the series of more then 60 animation clips.
  • This work was awarded for the best TV design at an international festival "Graphicon" and, received the Jury Award at the "Telegraph "at 1997.
  • using 3ds max1&2, Alias Wave front Maya1.0, and After Effects 3.1
    More about this project
1993 – 1997

Metrocom Company
3D Artist, Animator

  • Worked on marketing campaigns for Metrocom Company, which is a large Russian communication services company.
  • Work included creation of 3 TV advertisements, several printed advertisements, Trade shows design and Magazine
  • using 3ds max1&2, Alias Wave front Maya1.0, and After Effects 3.1
    More about this project

film-company "Troitsky bridge" Russia
Graphic Designer, 3D Artist

  • Developed visual concept of the project, original logo of the tv program, Broadcast design, and original captions.
  • One of the main tasks of that project's design was to create atmosphere of theater environment of the late XIX century using computer animation means.
  • Using 3ds max, After Effects
    More about this project
EDUCATION: St. Petersburg State Academy of Art and Design, Russia
Master Degree in Design (1996)
  • References available upon request
  • Permanent resident of the United States with full authorization to work.
  • Demo reel available.


| About the project | Contact | Resume | © Pasha Shapiro 2002