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2D Animation



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Brooklyn, New York - 11222 - United States



ExperiencePROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
MTV - 2011-2012
Animator, Storyboard Artist- Collaborated on several animations for web and TV.

JWT - 2008-2011
Art Director, Illustrator, Animator - Collaborated with creatives to build strong ad campaigns, managed a team of illustrators and delivered high-quality artwork within tight deadlines.

HARPERCOLLINS and HENRY HOLT BOOKS FOR YOUNG READERS - 2007-2010
Writer and Illustrator - Developed and contributed to numerous critically-acclaimed picture books and graphic novels for children.

STEVEN HELLER - 2006-2007
Primary Researcher and Photo Retoucher for the book Illustration: A Visual History - Assisted in selecting illustrations and designs to display, contacted featured artists, compiled artists’ information, and made artwork and photos ready for print.

MERRIAM THEATER - 1999-2004
Assistant to the General Manager- Assisted in promotions, including television ads and brochures, group sales, subscribers, PowerPoint presentations, and day-to-day operations.

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE
Freelance design and illustration for a number of notable clients, including: The New York Times, Competitor Magazine, Nickelodeon Magazine, Abrams Publishing, The New York Press, Radar Online, ABC’s Extreme Home Makeover, TED Talks, HSBC, Microsoft, Huggies, Royal Caribbean, Smirnoff, Swedish Fish.
EducationEDUCATION
SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS,
MFA, Illustration as Visual Essay
New York, 2004-2006

UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS,
BFA, Illustration, Minor in Animation
Philadelphia, 1999-2003
SpecialityAWARDS AND HONORS
ANDY AWARD, Creativity in Advertising, Bronze, 2010
Illustration and Animation.

EDGAR AWARD, Excellence in Mystery Fiction, Nominated, 2010
JOEY FLY, PRIVATE EYE - Illustrated the first ever graphic novel nominated for an Edgar.

YOUNG ALUMNI AWARD, Moorestown Friends School, 2009
For meritorious achievement within the early years of my career and for exceptional service to the community.

Other Institutions that have recognized my work: American Illustration, The Society of Illustrators, Fumetto Comics, 3x3 Illustration, Taschen Books, Junior Library Guild, Cybil Awards.
Software ProficiencySOFTWARE
After Effects, Flash, Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver.

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