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Master of Arts, Visual Arts, California State University, Northridge, CA, 2012
Bachelor of Arts, Visual Arts, California State University Northridge, CA, 2010
Associate in Arts, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Pierce College, Los Angeles, CA, 2008
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Pierce College, Los Angeles, CA, 2007
Associate in Arts, Graphic Design, Pierce College, Los Angeles, CA, 2007
Associate of Arts, Fashion Design, FIDM, Los Angeles, CA, 2002
Diane Von Furstenberg presents Journey of a Dress
Los Angeles, CA
Docent 01/ 2014 04 / 2014
Volunteered as docent for Diane Von Furstenbergs 40th Anniversary exhibition titled Journey of a Dress at the Wilshire May Company Building.
Appointed as point-to person in absence of the production coordinator of the exhibition.
Researched, memorized and presented to patrons and guests, accurate information about all of the fashion, artwork and artists included in the exhibition.
Presented accurate information on the history and cultural relevance of the brand and Diane Von Furstenberg herself.
Communicating directly with Patrons of all ages and artistic acumen.
Maintaining a positive attitude of flexibility and respect in all relationships with patrons, guest, staff, and peers
Functioning at all times within the necessary Diane Von Furstenberg company guidelines
Freelance Designer / Artist
Los Angeles, CA
Exhibiting artwork in various Art shows and Group shows since, 2007
Student Curator 'William Hogarth' show, Pierce College Art Gallery, LA, CA, 2007
Designed original logo for Non-profit organization 'SATRANG', LA, CA, 2005
Created original embroidery designs for 'Rekha International', New York, NY, 2003
Fashion Illustrator for designer 'Cheryl Vance', Santa Monica,2003
Artist Rebecca Ripple
Los Angeles, CA
Assistant Artist (Intern)
07/ 2012 -11/ 2012
Assisted head artist with painting, sculpting, molding and sewing of artwork.
Assisted head artist with measuring and technical aspects of artwork.
In addition to art related duties, also responsible for other duties such as procuring art material from art stores, studio organization and ran errands for artist.
Handled, mantled, dismantled, packed and crated fragile artwork.
Helped install and dismantle final show.
Firm Body Evolution
West Hollywood, CA
Office Assistant (Intern) 10 / 2009 - 07/2010
Professionally and cordially greeted and registered clients.
Assisted clients with booking, changing and canceling appointments.
Entrusted with managing office in the supervisor's absence.
Provided a timely, courteous and knowledgeable response to information requests.
Maintained and overall organized appearance of the facility.
Oak Park, CA
Research Assistant (Intern)
05/ 2003 - 07/2007
Assisted head paralegal research cases.
Took phone calls and messages.
Typed and completed forms and legal documents.
Kept neat records, and kept track of office supplies.
St. John Knits
In-house Artist / Assistant Designer
10 / 2002 - 01 / 2003
Created and hand drew original embroidery for garments.
Designed and hand drew original prints for fabrics.
Produced different colorways via computer programs such as photo-shop and illustrator.
Hand illustrated garments.
Assisted designers with daily duties like creating fabric prints, colorways and embroidery design corrections.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel, also knowledgeable in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Internet and Social media Savvy.
Detailed Hand drawing and rendering.
Excellent research and documentation skills.
Customer service and people skills.
Distinction, Master of Arts, California State University, Northridge, CA, 2012
Magna cum Laude, AA Fashion Design, FIDM, Los Angeles, CA, 2002
Sanda & CSUN Catalog, Student Works from China & America, Northridge, CA, 2014
Pomona Valley Review, Issue 8: Spring 2014, Pomona, CA, 2014
Pomona Valley Review, Issue 7: Spring 2013, Pomona, CA, 2013
Naming Ceremony Gallery,namingceremonygallery. com, 2013
Northridge Review, Northridge, CA, 2012
Rebel Imprint Magazine, Featured Artist, http://rebelimprint.com, 2012
Inside out Magazine, Northridge, CA, 2010
References Available upon Requests