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I'm a freelance illustrator/artist & hands-on art director. I live in Los Angeles. Self–taught, I've been working in design/advertisement studios since 17 y.o. In 2018 I started to work independently.  I focus on illustration and commercial/film/video concepts.  Drop me an email If you want to work together!

Contact: menshikova.mari@gmail.com

Clients: Watson DG, New Republic, Heineken, Elysium Health, Sberbank, Russian Post, INDG, Boomerang AgencyLetterHead Studio Art.Lebedev. Studio, Yandex, Disney Publishing, AltSpace, Rosneft, Bloom Perfumery London, Bang!Bang! StudioZebraHero etc.

Publications and interviews: SteeBee WeeBee show interview, Creator’s project, Design Collector, POW! WOW! Worldwide, Supersonic Art, "Russian illustration" book, New Republic magazine article, Feltzine, Zeutch.com, Illustrator's Lounge article, TrendHunter, Interview for Estetico (in Russian), Ninthandsuperior, Coctel Demente, Cuded, MaxiTendance, Kartinca.ru, Robotmafia, InspirationHut

Awards, exhibitions: nominated for ADC Young Guns by David OReilly (2016), Group exhibition 'Aestheticism', Tokyo, Japan (2016)

Work experience: Boomerang Agency (2017-2018), Art.Lebedev Studio (2011-2013), Altspace (2013-2014), Bang!Bang! Studio, GOOD Moscow (2015-2016).