Assistant Professor of Practice
Advertising & Public Relations
Octavio Kano has over 20 years of experience in the creative industry, an international background and formal education in the visual arts. Throughout his career in the visual communication field, Kano has developed and implemented responsive and interactive multimedia designs and advertising campaigns that include print media, art direction, photography, 3D motion graphics and social media. His work has benefitted numerous non-profit and for-profit organizations such as the Boston Children's Hospital, the Consumer Electronics Association, Plato Learning Inc., Best Buy and Blue Cross Blue Shields of Minnesota. In addition, Kano has had several solo photography exhibits in the U.S. and abroad. Octavio's creative work can been viewed at http://www.behance.net/kanostudio
In his free time, he enjoys swimming, gardening, cooking and traveling with his wife, Sonia, and 8-year-old son, Yaniv.
Kano will be teaching in the new visual communications program.