Supporting partner
  • Open Entry

    23 October - 13 November
  • Contestant

    15 November - 04 December
  • Semi-final

    05 December - 12 January
  • Final

    15 January - 29 January

Chris Mikalauskas Mentor

  • Creative Designer, Cadillac Exteriors
  • GM
  • USA
Chris Mikalauskas Chris Mikalauskas is a creative designer working in the Cadillac exterior studio at General Motors. Born and raised in Staten Island, NY, it wasn’t until he was in high school that he developed an interest in automotive design. After learning more about design as a promising career path, he focused his efforts on obtaining the necessary skillset to succeed. Chris graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Art in 2013 and began his career as a designer at Ford Motor Company. After two years, he moved to GM and has been working on Cadillacs ever since.

Judges

Todd Parker

  • GM Exterior Component and Accessories Studio
  • Judge
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Crystal Windham

  • GM
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Jim Fleming

  • GM
  • Judge
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Mentors

Chris Mikalauskas

  • GM
  • Mentor
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Dave Heyne

  • GM
  • Mentor
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Henri Kavaja

  • GM
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Robin Krieg

  • GM
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Brian Yu

  • GM
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Eun Kang

  • GM
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Junia Lapp

  • GM
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Olivier Poulet

  • GM
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Gayoung Shin

  • GM
  • Mentor
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