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, art direction & 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, INDG, Disney Publishing, Rosneft, Boomerang AgencyLetterHead Studio Art.Lebedev. Studio, AltSpace, 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), 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).