Matt Plaia is a Los Angeles-based graphic designer and mixed media artist. From Valencia, CA, he studied the visual development of character animation at CalArts before pursuing a degree in English and Public Affairs at UCLA.
Matt has traveled the country working for national clientele, from clean energy technology research at the Center for American Politics and Public Policy to web and eCourse development at UCLA’s Center for Health Services and Society.
Matt currently works as a Creative Strategist for BrandingIron Worldwide in West Hollywood, CA, leading ideation and visual development of multi-partner marketing campaigns for clients including Warner Bros., Netflix, and Samsung
From design marketing to web development, a range of services are available for personal, business, and organizational communication. Click the image below to view past work:
"Skinatra" - Logo design for The Rose Room, a Venice-based event space.
Print advertisement for Venice Woods, a laser-engraved wood decor shop based in Venice, CA
"Matt Plaia" logo design for personal website
"Parrot" character design for iOS wallpaper series
"Swing" Feat. Shannon Leopold at Malibu Creek Canyon State Park
From "Partners in Care" animation made for UCLA
"Moji Monsta" - iOS application sample title screen
"Juulz (Black)" floor pillow - Store Product