Born in Moscow
1992
Stood in line all day and received one of the greatest Soviet status symbols of the 90s—an American Visa.
1992
Started driving a NYC Taxi.
One Week Later
Landed my first magazine job as a "scanner" for $6.50/hour.
Art Assistant—Assistant Art Director
1999
Me and Mark Michaelson experimenting with mascara.
Deputy Art Director
2000
The magazine only lasted a year after I got there.
Deputy Creative Director
2001-2002
AWW YEAH!.
Deputy Art Director
2002-2003
Creative sabbatical back in the Motherland.
Creative Director
2003-2010
The high point of my career.
Designer—Art Director
2010-
A brave new world.