In his career as a visual artist, Ilya has applied himself in various industries: music and entertainment, web and software, food and beverage, publishing, beauty, non-profits, startups and e-commerce. He has worked as a creative professional in house as well as for a number of prestige design and advertising agencies.
Ilya has proven himself to be a strategic thinker in the areas of visual design, branding, social media, user experience for desktop, web and mobile environments. When it comes to designing for audiences in the small (mobile and tablet) space, Ilya brings a level of focus and detail to his interface design work that creates an aesthetically pleasing, and simple to use experience.
Like many of the Token citizens Ilya is passionate about photography, 3d art, video, sound production as well as sharing and learning new technologies with his fellow team mates. He enjoys and often collaborates with other interactive artists and startup firms on personal creative projects.
Ilya is a graduate of the School of Visual Arts (SVA) where he majored in Design. He lives and works in New York Ctiy, his hometown since 1996.