Michael apice


Imagine seeing what you think” ®

Artist, Designer,
UX UI Developer &
Creative Director

About Michael Apice

Fine Artist as well as a Commercial Illustrator creating projects for clients from NASA to Scholastic for over 30 years.

An educator my whole life and have enjoyed being a Professor of Graphic & Web Design for over 25 years.

<strong>01</strong> I Am

I am a UX designer/developer with an educational background in psychology, fine art, graphic/web design development and professional experience in customer success.

<strong>02</strong> I Utilize

I utilize my background and experiences to be a voice for the customer resulting in an improved user experience. Bridging the gap between consumers and technology, through the application of empathy-driven and user-centered design. for the customer resulting in an improved user experience. Bridging the gap between consumers and technology, through the application of empathy-driven and user-centered design.

<strong>03</strong> I Believe

I believe that interfaces should be easy, simple, and most importantly, enjoyable to use. I recognize the importance of understanding people’s motivations in order to maximize their commitment to experiences.

  • Fine Art/Illustration
  • Mentor/Professor
  • UX/CX
  • UI Design
  • Wireframes
  • Frontend Development
  • Graphic Design
  • Branding

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Graphic Artists Guild
1988 – Present

2015 – Present

Society of Illustrators
1990 – Present

2000 – Present


Volunteer Work

Volunteer Work

Graphic Artists Guild
President NY Chapter
1996 – 1997

Knights of Columbus
3rd Degree Knight
2006 – Present

C.A.R.T Community Action Response Team
Creative Director
2018 – Present



Adobe CC

Adobe Certified Expert & Instructor Photoshop CC

Accomplished Professional For Over 20 Years

Developer & Director

Accomplished artist

As an accomplished artist in the New York area as well as nationally have spanned over two decades. His wide range of artistic training has led him to enjoy working best as a realist painter.

His continuous commissions to create portraits for private & public collector but also has a wonderful career painting for the advertising & publishing companies in the US as well as abroad.

Michael’s work is featured in a New York City Gallery in Chelsea & has been in many national & international shows.

UX UI Director|Developer

Methodical Director with 20 years of comprehensive experience overseeing daily operations of fortune 500 companies. Hardworking and versatile professional well-versed in executing business strategies, preparing and implementing business plans and overseeing financial performance. Thorough knowledge of market changes and trends paired with strong grasp of corporate finance and performance measures

Giving back

Volunteering always, Michael has also held the position of President for the New York chapter of the Graphic Artists Guild, 1996-97. He is currently a active member & continues to be a strong advocate for artist’s rights.

Clients list

Partial List of Clients

  • AT&T
  • NASA
  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Marine Corps
  • U.S. Navy
  • U.S. Air Force
  • U.S. Coast Guard
  • Disney
  • Intel
  • Gerber Life
  • Elle Girl
  • Sesame Street
  • Pampers
  • Fisher Price
  • Parents Magazine
  • Huggies
  • Carter's
  • Kohl's
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • East Side Lenders
  • Samsung
  • Crosstex
  • BistroMD
  • Viacom
  • Paramount
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Readers Digest
  • Pearson Learning
  • Graphic Artists Guild
  • Marine Midland Bank
  • Oceanside FCU
  • Seagram's
  • Infinity Broadcasting
  • Sci Fi Channel
  • Greenpeace
  • Silverback Comics
  • D.C. Comics
  • Marvel Comics
  • Briarcliffe College
  • Queensborough College
  • Baby Einstein Company
  • Pocket Books
  • Xlear
  • Dental Vibe
  • Ferrel Fritz
  • Coca-Cola
  • BBD& O
  • Bantam Books
  • Tor Books
  • Broadridge Financial
  • IBM
  • Canon USA
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