Senior Art Director
As Senior Art Director and Production Designer, Chuck oversees and collaborates in all phases of Thinkwell projects, from development of story and design concepts, through final production and installation.
Chuck creates and develops intelligent experience-based attractions for museum, corporate branding, and themed entertainment environments. With a background as a Show Designer, Art Director, Creative Director, and Media Production Designer, Chuck ensures the creative and technical design integrity of every Thinkwell project he undertakes.
Prior to working for Thinkwell, Chuck worked for BRC Imagination Arts for 26 years as an Art Director and ultimately as their Director of Design. Some of his notable projects include the Exploration Space Explorer’s Wanted, Shuttle Launch Experience and Apollo, Saturn V Center at Kennedy Space Center, The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, The Assembly Experience and Driving Technologies Laboratory at GM’s Test Track pavilion at EPCOT. Chuck has lent his expertise to a number of World Expos including the 1986 Vancouver Expo, 1988 Brisbane Expo, 1990 Osaka Expo, 2005 Aichi Expo, and 2010 Shanghai Expo.
Awards & Accolades
2009 Thea Award for Outstanding Exhibit on a Limited Budget
2008 Thea Award for Outstanding Attraction
2005 Thea Award for Outstanding Museum
2000 Thea Award for Outstanding Corporate Branding Experience
2005 Thea Award for Outstanding Visitor Center
2000 Thea Award for Outstanding Exhibit on a Limited Budget
1997 Thea Award for Outstanding Visitor Center
1996 Thea Award for Outstanding Attraction
Bachelor of Arts, Illustration, Art Center College of Design
The Richard Nixon Presidential Library
Monkey Kingdom Theme Park
Jurassic Dream Theme Park