Michael Darmanin is currently freelancing as Creative Director and Designer in New York. Most recently he worked full-time as CD at Trollback+Co, and UVPhactory. Before that he ran his own design company for 3 years (Sticky Pictures), managing 3 full-time employees, along with additional freelancers. Michael has worked as a Designer and Creative Director, both staff and freelance in New York and Sydney since 1996.
In that time he has had the opportunity to work in most aspects of production including: live action directing, 3d and 2d animation, storyboarding, compositing, cell animation and illustration. This experience enables Michael to direct projects across a wide variety of techniques, styles and clients. Michael still practices a certain amount of hands on design, compositing and directing.