L.A. is a Filipino-American Creative Director at COLLINS in New York.
His work has been recognized by D&AD, Communication Arts, Webby Awards, HOW and AIGA among others.
He is a multidisciplinary designer with over 15 years of experience primarily in brand identity as well as product design. He has international experience from San Francisco and New York to London and Abu Dhabi, working with Wolff Olins, Mother Design, R/GA, DesignStudio, JKR, Gretel, Red Antler, SYPartners, Elephant, Landscape, SS+K and Method.
Combined with his independent practice, he has worked with a client list that includes: Apple, Google, Nike, Robinhood, Abu Dhabi Airports Company, Microsoft, Bloomberg, NBCUniversal, Facebook, Pepsi, Samsung and AIGA. He also had a 10-year collaboration with artist and activist iO Tillett Wright’s civil rights effort called the Self Evident Truths Project, culminating in 500+ page book with 10,000 portraits.
L.A. holds a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, and is the recipient of the Bo Bernstein Award for Degree Project.