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Ehsaan Mesghali

Ehsaan Mesghali

Culver City, CA, US

 

About 

Ehsaan Mesghali is a creative director trained in architecture, professionally involved in branding, illustration, fabrication, apparel and web design since 2005.

Holding senior design positions at various firms and agencies in the Los Angeles area, he works primarily as a Creative Director through his agency Mesghali Studio, and as a design educator at the Los Angeles Institute of Architecture and Design as well as Culver City Unified School District. He obtained a bachelors of architecture from the California State Polytechnic University of Pomona in 2010 and a Masters of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University in 2012.

Professional roles in the past have involved architectural and visual solutions for internationally-recognized brands including but not limited to Adidas, Apple, Nike, Target, Progressive, Fred Segal and Christian Dior.

With equal footing in visual and architectural design, Ehsaan often helps execute branded environments, physical constructions where clients engage and interact with consumers in the real world. This includes retail interiors, brand activations, trade-show booths, entertainment events, in-store displays, pop-up shops, public installations and more.

With extensive experience in visual design, Ehsaan has provided digital and printed creative for a growing number of clients and awarded agencies as a freelance Creative Director, often managing a strong team of juniors and production designers.

Ehsaan has provided strategy for online campaigns, helping brands develop an effective, growth-driven, coherent media presence across multiple digital platforms. With a design background that touches on multiple disciplines at a professional level, Ehsaan is able to curate a brand's visual presence across various points of contact with their consumers.

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Employment 

Mesghali Studio, Culver City, CA, US, Creative Director

Ehsaan Mesghali is a creative director trained in architecture, professionally involved in branding, illustration, fabrication, apparel and web design since 2005.

Holding senior design positions at various firms and agencies in the Los Angeles area, he works primarily as a Creative Director through his agency Mesghali Studio, and as a design educator at the Los Angeles Institute of Architecture and Design as well as Culver City Unified School District. He obtained a bachelors of architecture from the California State Polytechnic University of Pomona in 2010 and a Masters of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University in 2012.

Jun 2009 - current
 

Guild, Hawthorne, CA, US, Senior Architectural Designer

Nov 2014 - Jun 2016
 

SPF:architects, Culver City, CA, US, Project Designer

Project Designer working on the APMAS museum of film on the LACMA campus along-side RPBW. www.spfa.com

Feb 2013 - Jan 2015
 

Columbia University, New York City, Digital Assistant

Digital assistant for the MSAAD program. In-studio TA for Nanako Umemoto's advanced studio as well as digital assistant for digital craft course where students learned the basics of 3D modeling and animation as applied to architecture.

May 2011 - Sep 2012
 

ATEC Consultants, Junior Designer

Responsible for drafting construction documents related to a sports complex development.

Jun 2009 - Sep 2009
 

Education 

Columbia University, New York City, Masters, MSAAD

Post Professional Degree in Advanced Architectural Design.

May 2011 - May 2012
 
Sep 2005 - Jun 2010
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills