Advanced Ideas & Mechanics was created to be an outlet for story ideas. Everything is a story. All “creations” start with a small story and grows and matures. We are storytellers, either through books, websites, games, clothing or mechanical/Scientific products. AIM advances ideas.
At the end of 2010 Matthew started his own company to work on his personal projects. The company started was DamnLucky, LLC to show it is ok to be successful in a world that no longer accepts it is ok to be successful. In 2012 Ian Dorian came on board as Creative Director to help pivot the company into an entertainment and development company. In 2013 the name changed to Advanced Ideas & Mechanics, LLC.
Ian Dorian received his Bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Kean University majoring in sculpture. He went on to receive his Masters in fine arts in multi-media art from the Maryland Institute College of Art. To supplement his education he studied painting, marble carving, and the Italian language in Italy.