William Zoe FitzGerald

Location New York
Bio

Video Artist / Designer / Art Director

Lighting Designer
Projects
11 Projects

Work History

Lighting Director
Metropolitan Indian Records
Jun 2015 - Present
Greater Los Angeles Area
Resident Lighting Designer & Video performance Artist for Collapsing Scenery, Handling all DIY international tour advancing staging & electrical logistics. more on this later, I'm busy!
Co Founder & Director
Walking House
Sep 2011 - Present
Brooklyn, NY
A creative house/production company offering production and creative services; one stop shop for preproduction logistics, design, production, post production for multiple clients. No idea or project to big or small. Flexible creative staff and a black book of all kinds of artistic & technical crew depending our on projects needs.
Artist Technican / Consultant
Fatblood Industries
Nov 2005 - Present
Greater New York City Area
Lending technical skills to artists or clients in development of art work, installations, or specialty projects; planning, designing, producing, fabricating and installing work. These have included graphical, video, animation, lighting, and sculptural elements for installation in galleries, music venues, or public spaces.
Sr. Art Director / Designer
Arnold Worldwide
Jan 2005 - Jul 2012
Greater New York City Area
I serve as a creative technologist, art director, designer, editor, web designer, In-house director, photographer, animation and motion graphics designer, innovation / IP developer, A/V + IT tech, illustrator & story board artist, new market / new media research, media population and trafficking, and last but not least biggest kid in the agency. 6 years experience working on Hershey's ( York, Reese's, Almond Joy & Mounds, Ice Breakers, Twizzlers, and many more), GSK; (Tums, Nicroette, Nicoderm CQ, Alli ), Miami Dolphins (2009 season), Tribe Mediterranean Foods, Côtes du Rhône AOC, Alberto Culver / Unilever, Lee Jeans, Mikes Hard lemonade, Clinque, Boiron and Mederma. I'm sure I'm missing some. Before being drafted to the creative department I was working as an editor, studio designer and project coordinator.
Freelance Art Director
Dead As We Know It
Jan 2007 - Apr 2007
Brooklyn, NY
Responsible for art direction, production, design, mechanical / proofing, IT, editing, asset management; compression, media purchasing, population, trafficking content, web design / hosting management. Working mainly on Spirits with William Grant and Sons on REYKA Vodka, The Balvenie, Hendricks Gin, The Knot.
Studio Manager / Renaissance man
Highway 61
Feb 2004 - Dec 2004
Working on Highway 61's table top studio as a Studio Manager; all around work horse. Maintaining the stage, keeping the kitchen and studio stocked, equipment maintenance and repair, IT / AV, basically an in-house handy man. But, as productions would ramp up so would my roles; Director assistant, Key grip, 2nd AC / Loader, gaffer, Art department, food stylist, painter, and carpenter.

Education

BFA
Savannah College of Art and Design
1999 - 2004
Associate of Arts and Sciences (A.A.S.)
Hyper Island Master Class
2010 - 2010
a true "B.S." in play and fabrication
Third Ward
2011 - 2013

Skills