Steven Murashige was born and grew up in San Gabriel, California.
For more than a decade Steven has been a director of music videos and television commercials. He has directed videos for such musicians as Talib Kweli, Mary J. Blige, Incubus, Jacks Mannequin and many others. He has also directed television commercials for clients such as Old Navy, Target, Budweiser, Payless, Verizon and more. Steven's devotion to image and storytelling drives his personal photography, which is mostly done with his trusty Leica M6.
Steven studied fine art at UCLA, then transferred to The Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California, where he studied graphic design and illustration, graduating with honors. For the past eleven years, The Artist Company was Steven’s home for spots, where he directed the widely recognized "Hello/Goodbuy" campaign and many others for Target. Steven’s design focus continues and he is an active participant as a creative director with the design firm Oishii Creative in Los Angeles.