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Irina Maier Butusova
Graphic Design, Israel Tel Aviv Tel Aviv-jaffa
Elkharizi St
Tel Aviv-Yafo
Tel: 972 507240377
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Brief Summary
Irina Butusova’s Summary

- What do you use as a job title?
- Illustrator, Visual Designer

- Which techniques do you use?
- Vector design, mostly starting from hand made sketches, 3D.

- What inspires you?
What I see around daily, music, Japan. I love is especially fresh character design, kawaii illustrations, flirty and sexy girls.

I love to draw because, I love it cause I can expres my self in my pictures more than I can in words. I love graphic design because I enjoy collaborating with people, sketching, brainstorming creative ideas... 
...working in the Advertising industry. She worked in collaboration with such companies as Fogel-Ogilivy Interactive, ICQ, D-say (BBDO), as well as many others.

In the past 5 years, Irina has shifted his artistic efforts toward character design and illustration. She is probably best known for her work on the popular "Mentos" ad interactive campaign, which ran 2004.

In 2005 Irina was invited by Tel-Aviv advertising agency " People Interactive" to design the Coca-Cola music internet site. The site was featured by Coca-Cola Corporation and became very popular interactive space. More recently, she has done work for ICQ and created illustrated characters for a Lee Copper game.

She currently resides in Berlin .
Her current plans include having design of lighting stand lamp, solo exhibitions (coming soon exhibited in Berlin and New York) and to publish a book of her work. 
Professional Experience
Graphic Designer / Illustrator 
July 2009 – Present (3 years 5 months) Berlin Area, Germany

Graphic & Web Designer 
Philharmonisches Kammerorchester Berlin
March 2008 – June 2009 (1 year 4 months) Berlin Area, Germany

Online Designer 
Public Company; 51-200 employees; Internet industry
June 2006 – 2008 (2 years)

Online campaign, animation, landing page, character design
Art Director Interactive 
June 2005 – June 2007 (2 years 1 month)

Online campaign, animation, landing page, character design
Interactive designer, game and advertising сampaigns 
Public Company; 11-50 employees; Marketing and Advertising industry
June 2002 – 2004 (2 years) Tel Aviv, Israel

Online campaign, animation, landing page, character design, Game design, banners

Graphic Designer 
June 2000 – May 2002 (2 years)

New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), Jane Goodall
Designing educational programs for students and children
Complete web design, flash animation, branding

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