akaNYC, New York
Freelance Editorial, Creative & Production Designer > 2012
Design and layout for busy agency serving Broadway area theater clientele. Work includes documents and mechanicals for interactive iPad presentations, photoshop mockups, photo retouching, advertising, and signage.
LAURA BETH STUDIO, Brooklyn
Design Director > 2011
Design direction & production of collateral, digital marketing, editorial and website projects for several large nonprofit clients. Clients included Children’s Aid Society, City Harvest, Fifth Avenue Committee, SelfHelp Community Services, The Hudson Companies, and New York Housing Conference.
SONY STYLE , New York
Freelance Designer > 2008
Design & production for Sony retail store division, including flagship store (NY & SF) window display, in-store graphics for all stores nation-wide, and other promotional projects.
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART SAN DIEGO, San Diego
Senior Designer > 2002-2005
First in-house designer at MCASD, launching new identity with 2×4 Design, New York. Solely responsible for all design projects for the Museum, including PR, Development, Exhibitions, signage, website, and catalogs, as well as developing protocols and systems for adapting the organization to in-house design.
RENE BAKKER DESIGN, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Designer > summer 2001
Designed advertising pieces, posters, and promotional items for local clients in the Netherlands.
JOSEPH GUGLIETTI DESIGN, Santa Fe, NM
Assistant Designer > 1997-1999
Responsible for design and production of advertising, print ephemera, exhibition graphics, signage, and book design for local, national and international clients. Clients included SITE Santa Fe, The Santa Fe Opera, Lannan Foundation, Museum of New Mexico, Rizzoli International, Yale University Press, The Georgia O’Keefe Museum, The Santa Fe Art Institute.
Freelance Graphic Designer, Santa Fe, NM
Design and production of marketing and promotional materials, advertising, catalogues, mailings, posters, invitations and other ephemera for local and national clientele. Clients included Primitiva Furniture & Imports, SITE Santa Fe, Lannan Foundation, Museum of New Mexico.
DIVA DIVINE, Madrid, NM
Proprietress > 1995-1997
Opened and solely operated small retail gift boutique offering books, clothing, art, home accessories and jewelry. Did all bookkeeping, advertising, display, buying, and some product design for store.
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California Institute of the Arts
MFA Graphic Design, 2002
Cranbrook Academy of Art
study in Graphic Design, 2000
BFA Visual & Environmental Studies
magna cum laude, 1990