︎Up To No Good

My name is Marcus 👋🏻, and I'm an art director from Singapore, currently making Mischief in New York, New York 🍎.

When I’m not glued to my Mac making cool 💩, I’m glued to my Mac watching bad-in-a-good-way-Reality Shows, growing my Long-Play Collection, growing my Lego Collection, and growing my Print and Art Collection (my therapist thinks it’s a “pattern” that I should “work on” 😨.) 

Here’s a list of: Stuff I’m Into




Let’s Get Physical 🕺🏻

+1 (718) 316 8968 (United States)
marcuslimso@gmail.com

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Field Experience 🗄

Junior Art Director
︎︎︎ Mischief; 2021 – Present

Freelance Art Director
︎︎︎ —; 2020

Creative Intern (Art Direction)
︎︎︎ BBDO Singapore; 2019
︎︎︎ Goodfellas; 2018, 2014

Singapore Armed Forces
︎︎︎HQ 9DIV/INF; 2016 – 2018

Creative Intern (Copy)
︎︎︎ Grey Digital; 2015




My Dojos 🎓

BFA Advertising (Honors)
︎︎︎School of Visual Arts; 2018 – 2021
︎SVA Junior Portfolio 5.0/5.0
︎Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship (2018 – 2021)
︎Henry Wolf Scholarship (2019, 2020)
︎2018/FA - Term Honors
︎2019/SP - High Term Honors
︎2019/FA - Term Honors
︎2020/SP - High Term Honors
︎2020/FA - High Term Honors
︎School of Visual Arts Rhodes Family Award
︎GPA: 3.95

Associates Diploma in Visual Communication & Media Design
︎︎︎Singapore Polytechnic; 2012 – 2015




My Stash 🏆

D&AD
︎︎︎ 1 Wood Pencil; 2021

The One Show
︎︎︎ 1 Gold; 2021
︎︎︎ 1 Gold, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze, 1 Merit; 2020

ADC
︎︎︎ 1 Silver Cube; 2021
︎︎︎ 1 Bronze Cube; 2020

New York Festivals
︎︎︎ 3 Bronzes, 1 Finalist, 2 Shortlists; 2021
︎︎︎ 1 Bronze, 2 Finalists, 1 Shortlist; 2020

Graphis New Talent
︎︎︎ 1 Platinum, 2 Golds, 1 Silver, 1 Honorable Mention; 2020
︎︎︎ 1 Silver; 2019

Young Shits
︎︎︎ 1 Shortlisted Shit; 2019

Crowbar Awards
︎︎︎ 1 Silver, 4 Bronzes, 1 Finalist; 2019
︎︎︎ 1 Gold; 2014

Spikes Asia
︎︎︎ Young Creative Academy; 2014




Extra, Extra! 🗞

GDUSA Students to Watch 2021
Singapore Polytechnic Wins the 24 Hour Advertising Challenge
© MarcusLimSO 2021