About Zac


Creative/Art Director with a passion for ballsy ideas that shake things up a bit.
I’m also a visual artist, and I had group and solo exhibitions in New York and Tokyo.
I do some professional modelling as well, mainly when I need cash. 


D&AD New Blood Pencil 2016 – WWF
SCA 2.0 Scholarship 2015
Scottish Creative Awards 2015 – Gold
Scottish Creative Awards 2015 – Nomination
Most Handsome Son – My mom


Freelance Creative/Art Director (December 2016 — )
Dot by dot inc, Tokyo – Creative (June 2016 — November 2016)
SCA Coup, London – Creative/Art Director (September 2015 — May 2016)
Whitespace, Edinburgh – Creative (October 2014 — July 2015)
Dentsu, Tokyo – Creative/Art Director (September 2013 - September 2014)

Clients include: Hermès, Toyota, Uniqlo, NME, Metro, King, Kit Kat, Grabble, Planet Sushi,
Sanrio, Innis&Gunn, Fringe Festival, Highland Springs, a few whisky brands...


School of Communication Arts, Creative Advertising and Art Direction - 2015/16
Hosei University, One-year Exchange in Tokyo - 2012/13
Lyon 3 University, M.A Languages and Management, Jap. and Eng. - 2009/13


Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign
French - Native
English - Fluent
Japanese - Fluent
Chinese - Basic conversation
Arabic - Insults
German - Random sentences

Email: mehdid (dot) zacharie (at) gmail (dot) com