Simon François is an Art Director and motion designer based in Paris, France.
He previously lived in Amsterdam, Berlin and Mexico City, where he worked for a variety of clients in the luxury, fashion, and art worlds. He also collaborated with several agencies and design bureaus such as Thonik (Amsterdam), Lesley Moore (Amsterdam), Van de Jong (Amsterdam), Catherine Zask (Paris), and les Graphiquants (Paris).
His work is characterized by a minimalistic, geometrical, and pixel-perfect touch. His distinctive trademark lies in his unique approach of graphic design, primarily based on motion.
He graduated from Olivier de Serres National College of Art and Design.
In addition to his work in design, Simon is a Linguistics nerd, currently enrolled in a Anthropology & Linguistics class at EHESS and Paris Sorbonne Université.
Simon works with Hermès, Ed Banger, Het National Ballet and Opera, Eye Museum Amsterdam, FIAC, Petit Bateau, Vpro, Issey Miyake, La Prairie, Pinault Collection, and others.
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