BOWEN AMES

Intrepid Creative / Culture-Obsessed / Aesthetic Enthusiast

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EDUCATION

B.A. The New School

Triple Major in Writing, Arts in Context, Design

Graduated with Honors, 3.89 GPA

Earned 90% of tuition through scholarship

BACKGROUND

10 years of art and design experience. 7+ years in strategic brand marketing and art direction for global tech and lifestyle brands. Currently creating with Swift Collective—leading art direction, visual design and customer engagement campaigns for Google Brand Hardware. 

SKILLS

  • Creative Direction + Strategy

  • Digital Art Direction + Design

  • Video / Motion Direction

  • Social Media Strategy

  • Brand Development + Product Positioning

BRANDS

Amazon, Microsoft, Google, Hewlett-Packard, Atlantic Records, Dualtone Records, Universal Records, Sub-Pop Records, Nike, Adidas, Agave Denim, Nau Clothing, Brooks Running, Travel Oregon, Travel Portland, Bob's Red Mill

Awards + Achievements

  • LGBTQ Tech and Innovation Advisor, The White House 2016

  • Creative Jury Member, Le Book 2017

  • Effie Award Recipient for Excellence in Advertising, 2015

  • Published in: Nylon Magazine, Vogue, New York Magazine

Interviews + Press