Born in Scotland and now based in London, Max trained in product design before undertaking an MA in production design at the National Film and Television School. Before that, Max worked for five years as a production designer in Scotland on TV, Ads, pop-promos and features including the 2008 Sony horror, Outpost.
He won a BAFTA Scotland Award for designing the short film The Choir. Since then he has won a John Braborne Award for commitment to film and TV and The Mark Farley Prize for most promising production designer.
Since graduating Max designed the 2012 Vertigo horror feature Guinea Pigs and has produced concept art for features, ads and TV. Most recently for Tomas Alfredsson’s upcoming 2011 spy thriller, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, HBO’s Game of Thrones series 2 and the new Sony Internet TV global ad campaign.