I'm Kevin Keane,
a Senior Designer and Art Director based in New York with 10+ years of experience leveraging strategic thinking to drive creative success through experiential marketing, events, and multimedia. 


I currently work at FIRST, a Global Brand Experience Agency as the Design Lead, FIRST Supporting Google. I am a hands-on art director, designer, brand guardian and creative leader, helping guide the visual direction for global projects at Google and YouTube.

My award-winning work has been recognized by Biz Bash, Event Marketer’s Ex Awards, Event Marketer Magazine, Chashama, and more. I’ve had the pleasure of working with brands such as Mastercard, Goldman Sachs, Univision, Google, Meta, Fitbit, Netflix, Verizon, and Yahoo.


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As Design Lead for FIRST Supporting Google, I collaborate with designers, strategists, and copywriters to support cross-functional teams at Google. Working closely with leaders at Google, I identify creative solutions that maximize value and efficiencies for the Global Events, Ads, and YouTube teams. My responsibilities extend to leading the brand design direction for global programs, digital product development/launches, B2B/B2C marketing campaigns, and custom event solutions.

Google’s Pier 57
A large-scale immersive and interactive installation at Google’s new Pier 57 property in New York City. 

Creative credits:
Art Direction + Design - Kevin Keane
Illustrator - Richie Guzman 
Motion Graphics - Laura Peña

Creative Strategist: Alana Cohen

Google Merch Store
A series of animated advertisements for the Official Google Merch Shop. 

Creative credits:
Art Direction + Design - Kevin Keane 
Motion Graphics - Ian Tay

Creative Strategist: Alana Cohen

Events & Experiential
Design lead on global projects, executing all aspects of creative from custom event identity to environmental design, infographics, presentations, social media content, interactive experiences, large format print, motion graphics, photo and video editing, and digital product design.

Rebrand of FIRST Global Event Agency

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Introduced a new visual identity to better reflect the agency’s new strategic positioning. The refresh is a testament to FIRST’s explosive growth, evolved service offerings, and experience-centric approach.

© Kevin Keane 2024. All rights reserved
BFA, Graphic Design, VCUarts, Virginia Commonwealth University