Brandon Fratto is the Creative Director for TWIO, a brand + digital marketing agency in Salt Lake City. He recently returned to TWIO following a few years spent at Barebones, an outdoor lifestyle company. As Barebones’ Director of Brand & Product Strategy, he oversaw the strategy and execution of new product design, development & marketing. Passionate about Brand and visual communication, Brandon earned his BFA in graphic design from Utah State University and has worked as a creative in Salt Lake for the past 19 years. Follow up with Brandon at FuturaOblique.com or @futuraoblique on Instagram.
Gary Vlasic is the CreatIve Director and Founder of V. PROJECT, an art and design creative studio. Gary’s background includes a 20 year career as dancer and director of a Contemporary Dance Company called CO4 – COMPANY OF FOUR.
CO4’s inspiration was from Site specific performances and it was that site work that then began his design studio and experiential event production company V. PROJECT. This company has structured itself to tackle event design, production and fabrication, art installation and fabrication, lighting design, sculpture and mixed media fine art.
With 25 years of events and art production, the work varies from corporate exhibition design, interior design to major events for the Sundance Film Festival, product design and product manufacturing from India which includes a home accessory line called C.G Sparks. Art Projects range from large scale commissioned light sculptures to dance/ theater performances, set designs, experiential art, and choreographed events in a variety of sites in the nation. V. PROJECT’s resources include, design, fabrication. set up, shipping, fulfillment, staffing and fabrication teams. The company is based in Salt Lake City and New York City. Gary’s work as a fine artist includes performance art and performance events as well as a
multi-media and mixed media sculpture and 2-dimensional artworks.
Thank you Gary for 20 Answers! Follow up with Gary @v.projectdesign with Aaron @designlakecity and @aaronbasil on Instagram.