A visionary whose creativity and innovation transcends all platforms, GMUNK has established himself as one of the top visual and design directors in the world.
GMUNK’s game-changing techniques use lighting and material studies to craft bold visual images. He creates both live action and interactive experiences informed by a background in motion design and motion graphics. GMUNK’s signature style is a hybrid of sci-fi themes and psychedelic visual palettes.
His portfolio spans feature films, commercials, experimental installations, music videos, graphic design, and title sequences. This expansive range is on display in his recent credits, which include projects for clients such as Vice, Adidas, Vimeo, light installations for TrueCar and Twilio, as well as music videos for Tycho, Eric Prydz, and concert visuals for Beck.
GMUNK also contributed to Samsung’s S6 launch and was featured in the Samsung Connected Series. He designed the innovative new logo and branding images for the launch of Microsoft’s Windows 10. In the world of feature films, he concepted and designed the holographic sequences for Disney’s TRON: Legacy and created the UI interface graphics featured in the Universal film Oblivion.
One of GMUNK’s signature projects is “Box,” a revolutionary projection mapping performance piece created as design director for the San Francisco-based robotics studio Bot & Dolly. “Box” advanced his talent for designing experiential and spatial arenas, winning numerous awards including Vimeo’s Top 10 Videos of 2013, The Creators Project’s Best of 2013, Siggraph’s Best in Show 2013, and a Silver Lion for Innovation at Cannes.
In addition to his wide array of commercial and film design projects, GMUNK has lectured at over 60 top design conferences across the globe. Highlights include headlining OFFF Barcelona, F5 in New York, TOCAME in Munich, FITC in Toronto, Tokyo, and Amsterdam, and Semi-Permanent in Sydney and Auckland. He has also designed title sequences for OFFF, Semi-Permanent, Reasons to Be Creative, and RESFEST.
In his spare time, Munkowitz devotes his passion to reconstructing Pornographic Fruits and Berries while dreaming of Cold, Rainy Days… He swears by Galactic Travel,Botany and the finest Vegan Cuisine to keep his technology so fresh and so clean...