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EDUCATION


2017         MFA, Summa Cum Laude, Studio Art, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
2011         BFA, Summa Cum Laude, Photography, French Minor, St. John’s University, New York, NY
2010         Certificate in General Studies in Photography, International Center of Photography, New York, NY


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


2015-present Web and Graphic Designer, College Art Association (CAA), New York, NY
• Design (using Adobe Creative Cloud) all printed collateral and signage for the CAA
Annual Conference, including the conference guide book
• Create all digital designs, ads
• Update and improve website using best practices in UX/UI design
• Apply and implement HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and occasionally WordPress
• Compose all e-blast campaigns
• Involved in rebranding process to create new logo, tagline, webpages, banners, flyers, ads, social, and language

2011-20 Artist Assistant to Lynn and Robert Bianchi, New York, NY
• Use Photoshop to create and enhance digital images, retouch them, and make large-scale digital prints

2014-17 Professor at Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
• Lead beginner and intermediate level digital art and design courses to undergraduate students
• Teach Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro X, Processing, HTML and CSS
• Foster conceptual thinking and problem solving

2014-15 Art Handler at Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery, Stony Brook University
• Install and deinstall various types of art

2014-15 Student Worker at Teaching, Learning & Technology Lab, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
• Solve various design issues, including 3D Modeling, web design, video editing, large-scale printing, and creating 3-D digital animations


SKILLS


/ Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Bridge, Dreamweaver, Lightroom, After Effects, Premiere
/ Typography
/ Web Design and Coding: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Processing
/ Wireframing, Workflow Diagrams, Prototyping
/ UI/UX Design and Best Practices
/ Sketch
/ E-blasts
/ Mac OS, Windows OS
/ Microsoft 365: Office, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
/ Google Suite
/ Final Cut Pro X
/ Color Theory and Color Correction
/ Digital and Analog Printing and Scanning
/ Studio Lighting
/ Adobe Acrobat, Interactive PDFs
/ Advertisements and Social Media Creative
/ Squarespace, Wix Interfaces
/ Video Ad Campaigns
/ Friendly, hard-working, punctual, personable
/ FileMaker Pro (contact database)


EXHIBITION & PERFORMANCE HISTORY


2021 Domestic Lands, Kaiser Gallery, Cleveland, OH
2017 Bodies, Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery, Stony Brook, NY
2013-14 50 Years of the Department of Fine Arts Alumni Art Exhibition, St. John’s University, New York, NY
2013 I'll Be Your Mirror: Navigating Interaction in the Digital Age, School of the International Center of Photography, New York, NY
2013 Allison wwwonderland’s Kamikaze Speeches Battle, Fitness Center for the Arts & Tactics, Brooklyn, NY
2013 Allison wwwonderland’s New Opportunities Center (For Everyone), Fitness Center for the Arts & Tactics, Brooklyn, NY
2011 St. John’s University Department of Fine Arts BFA Thesis Exhibition, Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs, Long Island City, NY
2011 College Art Association Regional BFA Exhibition 2011, New York Center for Art and Media Studies, New York, NY
2011 Class Pictures, RSVP Online Exhibition, Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York, NY (Online Catalogue Published)
2010 Collective Showing I, Presented by Pulp Legend, Brooklyn Fireproof East, Brooklyn, NY
2010 Of Bodies and Other Things, School of the International Center of Photography, New York, NY


COLLECTIONS


New York Center for Art and Media Studies (NYCAMS), New York, NY


PUBLICATION HISTORY


2014 Emergency Index Vol. 3. Gluzman, Yelena and Sophia Cleary, eds. NY: Ugly Duckling Press. 2014 International Center of Photography School Catalogue for the One-Year Certificate Program in General Studies, p.20