Patrick has worked as a professional exhibition and graphic designer for over 11 years. As a senior designer for the National Geographic Museum, he designed graphics, exhibition build elements and promotional materials for over 60 in-house and traveling exhibits, ranging from information kiosks to touring exhibitions. These exhibits include Monster Fish: In Search of the Last River Giants – 6,000 sq. ft. science driven with video, interactives (currently on display); Terra Cotta Warriors: Guardians of China’s First Emperor – 6,000 sq. ft. artifacts driven with video, interactives and Crittercam: The World through Animal Eyes – 6,000 sq. ft. science driven with video, interactives and artifacts.
Patrick has experience managing and art directing a wide variety of vendors and artists involved in exhibitions including the development of tactile and digital interactives.
Solo work: Patrick has a passion for all forms of art and works in a wide variety of media including; HDU Foam (custom signage & fabrication), wood carving and pyrography, clay sculpture, kiln-fired glass techniques, metalwork, painting and illustration.
• 2016 Communication Arts Award, Illustration Annual, Art Direction
• 2011 Winner of artistic bike rack design competition held by DC Golden Triangle BID
• 2009 Aep Award for Article Design, Facing The Lion, Extreme Explorer 3/2008
• 2008 Beacon Award Finalist, National Geographic Extreme Explorer Pilot Issue