Field of expertise: Themed Art fabrication and project management.
Education: The School of the Art institute of Chicago. Bachelors of Fine Art, 1990.
Scope of abilities and expertise: Project management of themed art for amusement parks, retail environments, trade show, exhibitions, product prototypes, advertisement, and entertainment. Greg Aprahamian has extensive experience and knowledge of; themed sculpture and painting, scenery used in the entertainment industry with considerable knowledge and experience in many types of custom fabrication.
2011-2005: Sculptor and custom fabricator for themed fabrication studios in Los Angeles, Studios Including:
Artistic Entertainment services, Legacy, Stan Winston Studio, Cinnabar, Set Masters, California themeing, Scenario Design, Flix Effects, Basso Sets @ Props, Chiodo Bros. Merritt Productions, Disney, Universal Studios.
2008: Independent art project manager and film credits:
Disney: Einstein Pals, Sam Sandwich
Terminator 4, G.I. Joe, Avatar, Dinner for Schmucks, Winter Tales, Cowboys and Aliens, Real Steel,
2005 – 1997: Owner and manager of Prop It Up! Chicago, Illinois
Greg Aprahamian was project manager and lead Sculptor and model maker for Prop It Up, which fabricated custom themed artwork for trade show displays, retail environments and product prototypes. Clients included: Leo Burnett, Creative promotional products, precious moments, Hefty (Zoo pals), Kraft foods, Sara Lee, Hermes, Stevens exhibits, Fritkin- Jones, Omron, and many others.
Computer training in: Maya, and Photo Shop.