Moving to Southern California from Paris in 2008, Jonathan Garnier today provides Open Interactive with an international flavor of art direction and sound design experience. Receiving a degree in Graphic Design-Art Direction from ECV (the School of Visual Communication), Jon developed advanced graphic design skills in the use of Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and LightRoom. In addition, Jon became an expert in sound design and video production with the latest technology. As a talented musician and artist, Jon finds a balance at Open Interactive between his creative passions and his graphic design work.
After graduating in 2000, Jon worked as a Freelance Graphic & Sound Designer in Paris where he further developed his understanding of brand identity and marketing solutions. Later, Jon became a Junior Art Director for the renowned Logic Design firm in Paris with a focus on packaging strategies, web design, and sound design. His passion for web development comes from a desire to explore the frontier of social media and the evolution of new technologies. An accomplished photographer, Jon released a book called California Trips in 2010. Jon brings a wide array of valuable skills to his work at Open Interactive.