Calvin was born and raised in Los Angeles. He
decided to become a designer due to his love of
solving problems through visual communications.
One of Cal's favorite quotes is: "Imagination
is more important than knowledge."
Calvin has been a designer for the past six years,
mostly as a Freelancer. In 2000, Calving created
Mayem Studios as his identity.
For a number of years, Calvin was employed with
the City of Los Angeles in the web department as
a designer. It was here that he received an award
for outsanding achievement from the Los Angeles
Calvin was also a Senior Designer/Art Director
at a marketing firm, creating anything from flyers
to packaging, as well as websites to environmental
Calvin is currently freelancing.