Staff Spotlight Questionnaire
Name: Zoe Anderson
Title at ALI: Art Director
What does your job require you to do? Now that the smart guys in the art department are here to do the techie stuff, I am available to assist our artists in creating optimum imagery for licensing. I also get to play around with ideas to design images for our licensing team and their customers.
What is your favorite type of art? I’m a graphic designer and love the bold angular compositions of Russian Constructivism and Bauhaus idealism. But then, I could spend all my time looking at the masters and learn something new everyday.
What is your favorite trade show to attend? (Or what trade show would you like to attend)? NY Tabletop show. Small venue, big city… terrific art and design
What ALI artists do you think are artists to watch (choose 4)?
We have some wonderful graphic designers as of late: Anderson Design, Steven Thomas, Anthony Freda, and Fiona-Stokes Gilbert.
Where did you grow up? Saratoga Springs, NY
What is your family like? I have 2 older brothers, its all about the athletic challenge to try to one up each other… we have fun.
What do you do in your free time? I just moved to Vermont, so I rearrange furniture.
What is your movie? I love the desert in “Lawrence of Arabia,”
What is your favorite song? “You can’t always get what you want”
What is your favorite book? “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen
What is your favorite food? Anderson’s Pretzels and mustard
If you could visit 1 place on Earth for 24 hours, where would you go? Ayers Rock, Australia
What is a personal tidbit of info you would like to share?
Can’t wait to experience this terrific state, love those Green Mountains