I’m currently focused on the roles of art director, props master and dresser on ads and short film projects. I'm also interested in other art department roles such as buying and prop making. I live in Hackney, have UK citizenship, full driving license, tools, transport and access to a fabrication/sculpture studio.

specialty skills 

Art direction experience in commercials and short film works, standby art director, props master, props assistant and dresser, full knowledge of London prop houses, sourcing materials, set dressing, weathering and minor paint effects, experience of hanging art in museums and studio contexts, historical research skills, logistics and organization, teamwork and communication.

physical skills 

Carpentry, welding, model making, casting (resin, clay, wax, concrete, rubber silicone etc), DSLR photography (including art photography), DSLR filming, photography lighting (flash and constant), writing assessments, condition reports and proposals.

computer literacy

SketchUp, Photoshop, Lightroom, Garageband, Logic X, Final Cut 7 & 10, Word, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, web-based apps (iCloud, Google Docs, Pinterest, Squarespace, WIX, etc.)

film awards

Best Experimental Short - Director and Production Designer - White Light - New York Independent Film Festival, 2020

Best Avant Grade Film - Director and Production Designer, Crown Heights Film Festival, 2012

art biography link

education

M.A. Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art, 2001

B.A. Fine Art, Wimbledon Schools of Art, 1999

D.G.Dip Philosophy, Richmond College of Art, 2000

email

 

rne(at)rneproductiondesign.com

 

mobile

 

+447562590230

studio

FLAT:TWO

Digbyland Studios

67-69 Digby Rd.

E9 6HX

art

www.richardnikevans.com

 

project space

www.flattwo.com

studio hire

www.flattwostudio.tumblr.com