The Superb Atmospheric Illustrations by Maria Menshikova
Maria Menshikova is an Art director based in LA, specializing in the film, advertising, and motion industry. She has a comprehensive experience across typography, illustration, and motion projects. Specialized examples range from large scale narrative driven 3D promo films to A24 film campaigns.
Her deep knowledge of pop culture, design expertise, and friendly collaboration enables projects to execute at the highest level. These include cinematic campaigns for Acura, Amazon, Blizzard, and Riot Games. In film, her work with A24 film campaigns are featured with The Witch, Midsommar, Suspiria, The Lighthouse, MEN, Mank, Hereditary, Saint Maud and The Alienist.
Ukrainian-Russian raised, she gathered a vast amount of experience working at various design and advertising agencies as a creative illustrator and art director in Russia, The Netherlands and Unites States.
Her work has been nominated for an ADC Young Guns award. She’s been published, and featured by New Republic, Slanted Magazine, Creator’s project, Design Collector, Supersonic Art, POW!WOW! Worldwide, and Noh/Wave Academy. Her illustration work has been acknowledged and shown in galleries internationally including exhibitions in Tokyo and Moscow.