A Short BiographyDataSelected is the online presence of Pierre Marly, an Art Director and Graphic Designer, currently living and working in Reykjavík, Iceland.
Despite successfully graduating with a BA and a MA in political science (and another MA in multimedia project management), Pierre chose the adventurous world of graphic design.
Pierre worked for three years in a non-profit organization as a Communication Manager before joining one of the best advertising agencies in the world — BETC Euro RSCG (Paris) — as an Interactive Art Director.
At BETC Euro RSCG he worked for leading brands, dealing with exciting interactive projects from the early concept until the production stage, in cooperation with project managers, creative directors and online copywriters.
His academic background combined with his proficiency in art direction has been valuable in understanding clients, evaluating their needs and servicing them in the most appropriate way.
For more than a year, Pierre has been living in Iceland. He is currently hired as an Art Director in a small creative agency dedicated to online production.
What they say about him
“Working with Pierre has been a pleasure from the very beginning. He immediately understood the specificities of the brands we worked for, and commited himself in providing the best creative work that would support the strategic direction build for the client. He is a very detail-oriented, open-minded art director, with a fantastic knowledge of the do's and don'ts of online creative work. He brought to life some incredible material that is now a reference for our future projects.”
Account Executive, BETC Euro RSCG
“Pierre's sharp sense of aesthetics and art direction were really a pleasure to work with, mostly because it was combined with great skills in understanding the ad, the brand and the message. True humour and culture give real value to Pierre's work.”
Web account executive, BETC Euro RSCG
“Pierre is one of the best graphic designers I have ever met, his knowledge in typography and graphic design are amazing and valuable. Creative, ambitious, always interested. Working with him was a real pleasure.”
Sébastien Roux / Superdeux
Independent Graphic Design Professional, Superdeux
“Pierre Marly has done a fantastic job for Cherry Juice Recordings. He has shown incredible creativity, but also a very strict professionalism. He listened to our demands and met them entirely, while bringing new techniques and ideas. Very happy of his work indeed.”
Head of label, producer, Cherry Juice Recordings
Selected ClientsAir France
Cherry Juice Recordings
La Française des Jeux
Publications— News editor at Computerlove
— News editor at Radio Unchi
— Design & Designers 123Klan, Pyramid ed. [Order online]
Exhibitions— MyBrand, The Lazy Dog gallery (Paris, 2005)
— L’homme paysage, Museum of Fine Arts (Lille, 2006)
— Pop’n’Flop’n, La Condition Publique (Roubaix, 2006)
2002-2009 © Design by Pierre Marly / DataSelected.