Rick is a freelance Producer, Production Designer & Art Director with over fifteen years of experience in feature film, television, commercials, music videos, print and stop-motion animation. He has designed and art directed films which have screened at film festivals, museums and cinematheques all over the world including: Sundance, Tribeca, Venice, Toronto, Rotterdam, Berlin, MOMA, Sao Paulo and Pusan, South Korea. He has worked with many talented directors and cinematographers including: Isabella Rossellini, Paul Mazursky, Guy Maddin, Deepha Mehta, Jeremy Podeswa, Norman Jewison and Academy Award nominated cinematographer, Ed Lachman.
Rick Produced and Art Directed the wildly successful series of short films, GREEN PORNO, written, created by and starring Isabella Rossellini for the Sundance Channel. The films screened at the Sundance, Berlin, Hong Kong, Tribeca, Pocket Film Festival (Paris), Sydney (Audience Award Winner) and Hot Docs Film Festivals, among others in 2008. Originally designed for the fourth screen, these films have also recently won the Best Online/Mobile Award at the CableFax Awards and generated over 2.1 million page views on the Sundance Channel Website. Rick recently returned to produce and art direct the second season of GREEN PORNO short films, entitled: GREEN PORNO II, GUILTY PLEASURE. Rick is a graduate of the Media Arts program at Ryerson University in Toronto and Television Production at Red River College in Winnipeg.