Michael W. Choi
Film, Animation, New Media, and Fine Arts
Location: Chicago, IL, United States
School: The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Major: Film, Animation, New Media, and Fine Arts

Michael W. Choi

WORK EXPERIENCE
Freelance Artist (Video, Music Composition related productions)
Chicago and Los Angeles since 2015 to Present

General Manager
Nara Restaurant and Bar - Chicago, IL - July 2015 to July 2016
Korean Restaurant and bar located in downtown of Chicago.
Overseeing the daily operations and sales, and delegating tasks to employees.

Intern
Experimental Sound Studio - Chicago, IL - March 2015 to May 2016

Co-founder
KUT Production - Chicago, IL - September 2010 to February 2016
Student Film Production group in the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Shot 6 short feature films each year, and work on various kind of production skills such as shooting camera, editing, recording sound, and directing.

Public Service Officer
SAIC - Seoul, KR - July 2011 to July 2013
Two years service in South Korea Army as a Public Service Officer.
Stationed in Pungnap 2-Dong Public Center and managed documents and followed daily duties.

Intern
Chicago Filmmakers - Chicago, IL - June 2010 to August 2010
Nonprofit Film organization that provides classes, collect old film reels and provide a space for, local artists.

EDUCATION
Master of Scoring for Film in Television, and Video Games
BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC VALENCIA CAMPUS
2016 to 2017

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fine Arts
THE SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
2008 to 2014

Film, Video, Scoring, Music, Production