ABOUT

I work as the art director at a creative agency that specializes in strategic public affairs communications, advocacy, and activation.

My role includes developing brand identity, creating campaigns, and offering visual solutions for analytic reports and presentations. I also manage all print production ranging from mailers and brochures to t-shirts and massive driving billboards. 

 

Resume

LEX BAIR 
DESIGN FOR SOCIAL CHANGE

Skills + Strengths
  • Creates bold design solutions for brand identity, advertising, and print, digital, and social media campaigns. 
  • Produces handheld collateral and merchandise such as stickers, posters, apparel, etc.
  • Values learning extensively about project topics, and therefor commits to research to ensure an informed creative process.
  • Creates beautifully detailed digital illustrations and unique infographics.
  • Thoroughly executes cohesive reports, case studies, one-pagers, etc.
  • Works well under pressure, heavy project flow, or narrow deadlines. (At times, all three at once.)
  • Enjoys donating time and design work for nonprofit organizations.
Experience

DEC 2017 - PRESENT

Art Director

Mammoth Agency

DEC 2017 - OCT 2019

Graphic Designer + Print Production Manager
Mammoth Agency

 

Providing creative solutions for analytic reports, branding, and advertising campaigns. Along with my skillset in graphic design and illustration, I apply my keen interest in contributing to causes that change perspectives and make positive, lasting impacts.

 

 

SEPT 2017 - FEB 2019
Freelance Graphic Designer
Forgotten Dogs Rescue

Providing ongoing volunteer work to shape visual identity, produce branded merchandise, and create marketing materials to better ensure the adoption of pit bulls in need of a second chance. 

 

 

OCT 2015 - NOV 2017
In-House Graphic Designer
Restaurants Unlimited, Inc

Created marketing materials for 20+ restaurants brands including weekly emailers, lobby signs, check presenters, and web banners.

Education
JULY 2014 - DEC 2018
BFA Candidate, Graphic + Web Design
  • The Art Institute of Seattle
  • The Art Institute of York, Pennsylvania
JAN 2013 - JAN 2014
PrintEd Certifications in Advertisement Design + Introduction to Graphic Communications
  • Carroll County Career + Technology Center
Recognition
  • Artwork Featured in "The Personal is Political," a juried gallery show by Art Rise Savannah and Planned Parenthood Southeast
  • Featured on the "Nasty Women" artists' page of curratedbygirls.com
  • Recipient of a Certificate of Recognition from Printing + Graphics Association MidAtlantic for qualifying for the 2014 MD State SkillsUSA Advertising Design Competition
  • Awarded Second Place in the 2013 SkillsUSA National Leadership + Skills Conference in Bulletin Board Design

GET IN TOUCH

 
Lex Bair         hello@lexbair.com        Seattle, WA