NEW YORK UNIVERSITY: ITP (INTERACTIVE TELECOMMUNICATIONS PROGRAM)
Master of Professional Studies: New Media + Performance . NY, NY
CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY: SCHOOL OF DESIGN
Bachelor of Fine Arts with honors: Industrial Design + Minor in Photography . Pittsburgh, PA
ECOLE NATIONALE SUPERIEURE DE CREATION INDUSTRIELLE (ENSCI): LES ATELIERS
Certificate in Design, Media, and Ethnographic Research . Paris, France
The Clarice Performing Arts Center at the University of Maryland • Creative Director
College Park, MD • 01/16 – present
Weil, Gotshal, & Manges • Senior Graphic Designer, Weil Design Studio
New York, NY • 10/15 – 12/15
Graphic Design + Branding, Art Direction, Creative Strategy (Freelance)
Notable Clients (2010-present):
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Nissan Motor Co., The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at The University of Maryland, Havas Worldwide (H4B Chelsea), Wildlife Conservation Society, Rebuild by Design, United Nations (UN) World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction, Battery Dance Co., 3-Legged Dog Media + Theatre Group (3LD), Ideas Beyond Borders, SocialSway, Playwrights Realm, New Ohio Theatre, Worker Cooperative National Conference, Responsible Endowments Coalition, The Lunchbox Fund, New Georges, Purpleman Theater Co., TenduTV, DEMOS, Jack Hitt (NPR – This American Life)
Foreign contract: American Hospital Consortium • Lead Design Consultant – Healthcare
Dhaka, Bangladesh • 06/05 – 05/15
TYTHEdesign • Lead Graphic Designer
Brooklyn, NY • 04/13 – 03/14
EmcArts, Inc. / ArtsFwd.org • Online Producer + Graphic Designer
NY, NY • 09/11 – 04/13
3-Legged Dog Media & Theatre Group (3LD) • Media Designer + Promotions Manager
NY, NY • 11/08 – 12/11
Soft: Conceptual development and ethnographic research, typography, art direction, client and artist relations, project management and documentation, cross-industry dialogue, production best practices, sketching
Technical: Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, InCopy, After Effects, Dreamweaver); working knowledge of HTML+CSS and WordPress; Microsoft Office Suite; Final Cut Pro, Isadora, QLab; HD and holographic 3D video projection technology; Wrike (project management)
Culinary education media, hybrid food and performance events, independent theater production, community and social change; Fluent in French, Bengali
Graphic + Event Designer for sustainable product pop-up shop stopTHINKshop by TYTHEdesign
Co-Founder and Producing Director of Brooklyn-based theater company, the claque and new play workshop series, the Quick and Dirties
Co-Producer and host of cooking competitions (Some Like It Cold, Mac-Off, The Super Chili Bowl) featured in Zagat Buzz and Time Out NY
Company Member and Communications Manager of Exit, Pursued by a Bear (EPBB, founded by director Ed Sylvanus Iskandar), a creative gym for emerging artists and dinner theater parties
Panelist at “ERPA: Politics vs. Practice,” produced by The Field’s Economic Revitalization for Performing Artists Next Gen program. With Rich Lovejoy, Suzan Eraslan, Chloe Bass & Royd Climenhaga. (12/2011)
The Germ Project / Goldor $ Mythyka, produced by New Georges (03/11 – 04/13)
Video design and stop-motion animation for theatrical projections. Coordination of green screen video shoots and editing of original content. Programming in Isadora show-control software of projections for four plays with directors experimenting with media for the first time.
Spy Garbo, a Drama Desk nominated play by Sheila Schwartz, directed by Kevin Cunningham (10/10 – 03/11)
Branding and marketing materials for print and web. Design for outdoor video projection mapping with use of live feed camera. Design and creation of show website. Advertisement design for print and web featured in The New Yorker, New York Times and Time Out NY. Design and handcrafting of archival material keepsakes.
National Geographic (2011)
Representation of stock video content
The Modern Woman gallery for the American Woman exhibit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art (05/10 – 08/10)
Design and management of video and photo content for immersive video installation for the Costume Institute’s Annual gala and exhibit in collaboration with creative agency Laird + Partners and Curator Andrew Bolton
Times Square Alliance Sound Study (05/10)
Data visualization for audio guidelines on noise levels in Times Square
Radio Purgatory, a radio + theater drama by The Renaldo The Ensemble (2/10 – 08/10)
Generation of all video design and collaboration on Isadora programming for multimedia production of Radio Purgatory, a dark slapstick comedy with live band directed by Barry Goldman.
The Diary of a Teenage Girl, produced by Aaron Louis and New Georges (02/10 – 05/10)
Creation of original video content and animation with C. Andrew Bauer (Fela, Fêtes de la Nuit). Managing data and show cues, and coordinating with Isadora programmer for 15-channel surround video design. Graphic design of print and web materials. Creation of video for production benefit event, Beyond Funderdome, featuring the cast and writers of Saturday Night Live. The play was adapted for film by director Marielle Heller, world premiering at Sundance Film Festival 2015.
See ZEE, a promotional documentary for artist Kurt Hentschläger (10/09 – 02/10)
Creation, direction, and editing of a promotional video for Austrian artist Kurt Hentschläger, weaving interviews of patrons experiencing Zee, an immersive fog and strobe light installation. In collaboration with Cristian Rossel. Watch the video here.
Broken Land: Now, a 9-channel video installation (2010)
Shooting and editing in collaboration with James Charles Daher, exploring the 65-mile perimeter of Brooklyn. Screened at vBrooklyn Festival and Bushwick Film Festival. Watch the video here.
Why Aren’t You Naked? (08/09 – 09/09)
Graphic and video design for large-scale video exhibition
Rods and Cables written and directed by Allison Keating (01/09 – 09/09)
Video design and animation for circus play
Fire Island by Charles Mee, directed by Kevin Cunningham (03/08 – 08/09)
Video design, editing, and art direction for video shoot for full surround multimedia theatrical experience
My resume is available upon request.
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