College for Creative Studies: Illustration


Dave Chow

Adjunct Faculty

BFA, College for Creative Studies

Dave Chow has remained the longest standing member of CCS’ Alumni Council as well as being a freelance illustrator working in television, advertising, movies and music videos. He's also an avid collector of tiki & Hawaiiana paraphernalia, comic book enthusiast, trivia buff, sports geek, and film enthusiast.

Professional Experience:

Dave Chow's artwork has worked for nearly every major advertising agency in the midwest. His clients have included J Walter Thompson, Campbell Ewald, Doner, BBDO, Avalon Films, Young & Rubicam, Bates, Leo Burnett, McCann Erickson, Goodby Silverstein, Organic, and Razorfish. He has also worked on several music video projects with Eminem, Obie Trice & Slum Village. He's also a regular sketch artist for the Travel Channel's Dead Files TV show.

Significant publications/presentations/exhibitions/projects:    

Some of Dave Chow's most recent projects have been for Target, Coca Cola, Chrysler, Under Armour, The Detroit Zoo, Audi, Montana Tourism, Chevrolet, Founders Brewery, Motorola, Minute Maid, GMC Truck, Honda, Volkswagen, Blackberry, Delta Airlines, Universal Orlando Resort, Cadillac, Mercedes- Benz, Dodge, Amway, and SEGA video games.