Resume Details

Availability

online presentation / identity / smart materials / created educational online community

• Hearst Publishing 
CosmoGirl Magazine
New York, NY 
Contact: Christine Patton 
Cpatton@hearst.com 
Summer 2005
Freelance Product Display Design
Design Fabrication, Installation of Displays for L’Oreal Makeup and Vans Shoes inside Tour Bus
Experience: design / presentation / drafting / materials selection /
machine work / plastic heat-forming / refinement / installation /team work


• Florian Boehm Office 
Contact:
mail@florianboehm.com 

• Konstantin Grcic Industrial Design
www.kgid.com
Summer 2005
Full time assistant for two different projects in NYC, one titled "Wait4Walk" and the other was for exhibitions in Europe for Konstantin Grcic's Miura Barstool
Experience: digital & analog camera equipment / scanning / editing / production


• Jim Purpuri Custom Woodworking 
Toms River, NJ
Summer 2004
Worked as full time assistant
Experience: wood working machinery / hand tools / sanding / spray finishing
Finished custom designed entertainment center, Re–finished giant oak staircase by hand, built custom designed pergola from raw stock mahogany. Opened, cleaned, & closed shop.

Industry Qualifications

Design Scholarship
Merit Based Scholarship

Spring 2005 
Pratt Institute Industrial Design
Graduation Ceremony Award: 
Transportation Design Award

Fall 2002 to Spring 2006 
Pratt Institute Scholarship
Presidential Merit Based Scholarship

May 2002 
The Peddie School 
Graduation Ceremony Award: 
Teacher’s Art Award

Education

Courses: Industrial Design, Drawing, Painting

Columbia University
New York, NY
Summer 2000
Courses: Architectural History, Computer Animation

Clemson University
Clemson, SC
Summer 1999
Courses: Ceramics & Materials Engineering

Technical Equipment

SOFTWARE:
Photoshop / Illustrator / In Design / Corel Painter / Alias StudioTools / RTT DeltaGen / Bunkspeed HyperShot & HyperDrive / Rhino / Grasshopper / Maya / AfterEffects / Arduino / Processing / 

FABRICATION:
Micro Controllers / Sensors & Actuators / Shape Memory Polymer / Shape Memory Alloy / Rapid Prototyping / CNC Machine / Laser Cut & Raster / Machine Work: with plastics / wood / metal / composites / Casting: Silicon & Resin / Alginate & Plaster / Vacuum Forming / Foam Carving / Clay Sculpting / Automotive Scale-Models / Clay Steeling / Finishing Techniques / Spraying Automotive Primer & Wet Sanding / Spray Paint / Airbrushing / Detailing & Construction

Other Skills/Additional Information

Concept Development / Branding / Research

Design for Urban Environment / Sustainability

Original Form Generation:
Abstract Form Analysis
2D / 3D Sketching & Mock-ups

2D Development & Presentation
Photoshop / Illustrator / In Design / Corel Painter

3D Development & Presentation:
Alias StudioTools / RTT DeltaGen / Bunkspeed HyperShot & HyperDrive / Rhino / Grasshopper / Maya / AfterEffects 

Robotics / Interactive Design / Mobile Kinematics:
Arduino / Processing / Flash

Embedded Technology / Smart Materials:
Micro Controllers / Sensors & Actuators / Shape Memory Polymer / Shape Memory Alloy

Model Fabrication:
Rapid Prototyping / CNC Machine / Laser Cut & Raster
Mold-making:
Silicon, Alginate & Plaster / Casting : Silicon & Resin / Vacuum Forming / Foam Carving 
Machine Work:
plastics / wood / metal
Finishing:
Spray Paint / Airbrushing

Work In

California - Southern
New York

Using Format