Illustrator I Animator
Chicago, IL * willing to relocate*
TJ Maxx, Chicago IL — Store Associate
Sept. 2017 - PRESENT
Provide customer service and maintain cleanliness and organization of the store.
Loud, Chicago Il- Illustration and Graphic Design Intern May 2019- Dec 2019
Loud is a custom screen printing company that collaborates with musicians and local artists. I created original designs and animations based on design prompts that effectively represent the nature of clients’ proposals.
Childhood Fractured, Chicago IL — Intern
Aug. 2018 - Jan. 2019
Assisted contemporary artist, Allen Vandever, with creating large scale digital prints that were mounted onto wooden boards. I also designed bags for the shop, and maintained the organization of Childhood Fractured.
All Star Press Gallery, Chicago IL — Gallery Assistant Aug. 2018 - Oct. 2018
Helped set up prints for art exhibitions and prepare materials for screen printing projects.
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL — BFA Aug. 2016 - Present day
Emphasis in Animation, Illustration, and Printmaking. Advanced Drawing for Animation, Intro to 2D Computer Animation, Beginning Screen printing, Offset Printing, Intro to Printmaking, Visualizing and Storyboarding, Advanced Comics Capstone
EXHIBITIONS & PUBLICATIONS
Effects, Photoshop, Procreate,
printing, Riso/Offset Printing,
2D Hand drawn Animation,
2D Computer Animation
SAIC First Year Scholar
SAIC Presidential Scholarship
Polk Museum of Art
2017- SAIC Sirguasa Gallery Unite the Grey Aesthetic 2018- Token 6 Art Sale Chicago IL
2018 & 2019- Chicago Artist Book Sale, SAIC Print-media Dept. 2018- Illustration featured in SAIC Xerox Candybar :Separations 2019-Don’t Be Scurred Afrofuturist Exhibition, Hairpin Art Center Chicago IL 2019- Illustration featured in SAIC Untitled #8
2019- SAIC Spring Art Sale
2019- SAIC Ex Fest Film Festival
2020- Chroma: A WOC Centered Screening