Art Direction Black



Cristian has collaborated on projects with artists, publishers, institutions, non-profit organizations, start-ups and brands. Today based in Toronto, he works at his studio providing design, art direction and photographic services to direct clients, collaborating with artists and consulting with other creative studios. The slideshow below displays a selection of work Cristian has directed, designed and collaborated with.


Some of the clients Cristian has worked with include University of Pennsylvania, Penguin Books, La Triennale di Milano, Moments Festival Spain (with Staf Magazine & Vans), The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Azure Magazine, Hollwich Kushner Architects (HWKN), The Royal Ontario Museum, Samsung of America, Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC), The Canadian Institute of Advanced Research (CIFAR), Land Collective, Nike, The Chilean Cultural Heritage Corporation, The Art Canada Institute, Brook McIlroy Architects, The Chilean Government's Laboratory, among others. He has also collaborated with design studios including Bruce Mau Design, Concrete, Huge and Blast Radius joining as an Art Director, Photographer, Associate Creative Director or Senior Designer working on a variety of projects designing and directing graphic identities; design for magazines, publications, books and online editorial projects; design of posters and promotional pieces; conceptualization and design of websites; creating graphics for environments; art directing way-finding and signage; shooting and art directing photography; directing and creating illustrations; conceptualizing videos; and working on exhibition design.

Currently based in Toronto, ON Canada, Cristian is available to collaborate worldwide with direct clients or other creative studios, either on location or from his studio. Feel free to email with inquiries about collaborations or to meet and review a detailed portfolio at: