Maxim Zhestkov is a visual artist and motion designer based in Russia. His main passions are animation, design and cinematography which he combines for clients around the globe including Google, Microsoft, Fox, MTV, IDEO, BMW, Ford, FutureBrand etc. Along with his professional career he is always trying to shift the boundaries of visual language through his short films. He studied architecture and got a master's degree in graphic design and fine art. Working on films, advertisements and in the design industry he explores the new frontier of art, technology and design and is always looking for a new challenges.