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Ann McKinnon

Ann McKinnon

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

Chicago Native, New York at heart. Longstanding professional stamp in the film community in New York as a set designer, prop master and decorator. 

Currently working as a passionate designer and artist in Los Angeles. More work can be viewed at

www.annmckinnon.com

Elsewhere:

Employment 

There We Go Films, New York, NY, US, Art Director

Supervising Crew, Scenic Painters, construction and set drafter
Overseeing all graphics

Jul 2015 - Sep 2015
 

Freelance Film Production, art director

assist production designer with all visual aspects of the production
manage prep schedules
obtain and produce all graphics

Jul 2014 - Sep 2014
 

Freelance Film Production, New York, NY, US, art department coordinator

responsible for opening and maintaining the daily activities of the art department office
opening accounts
tracking the budget for carpentry, set decoration and graphics
hiring and training interns and assistants
managing all pick ups and returns
generating cost reports
working interactively with locations, costume and production staff

Jun 2004 - Apr 2014
 

Education 

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI, US, Masters, interior architecture adaptive reuse

focus on analytical and conceptual design
using tools to find the best process to redesign a structure for a new function
participation in advanced studios within the Interior Architecture department as well as
the Architecture department.

Jun 2013 - Jun 2016
 

University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, Bachelors, Fine Art - Film and Video

Film and video
with an interest in fine art painting and photography

Aug 1991 - May 1995
 

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