Artist Resume

Personal Summary

Multi-disciplined fine art, commercial and client-based photographer. Solid background and skill-set in the fields of graphic design and photo-editing

 

Education

Academy of Art University

September 2011 to present: MFA Photography

2013 Student Representative

GPA 3.96 Academy of Art University

July 2010 to June 2011: MFA Sculpture

University of Sheffield, UK

September 1995 to June 2000

BSc Chemistry and Astronomy

 

Professional Memberships

PPA Member since 2014

 

Work Experience

Current & Ongoing

Fine Art Photography:

Ongoing commissioned projects

San Rafael Art Walk participant — 2015

Permanent exhibit — Sofa Creations, San Rafael CA

Photographic prints available — Fastframe gallery, San Anselmo CA

Photographic Fine Art show — Aroma Cafe San Rafael, July/August 2013

 

Owner/Lead Photographer & Graphic Designer: Mountain Tree Studios

Pet Portraiture: Client based

Pet Photographer: Contractor — Pet Food Express, CA 2013-2016

Event Photography: Client based

Graphic Design: Client based

Automotive Photography: Private clients, organizations and publications

Automotive/Event photography - Danville Concourse D'Elegance, Danville/Napa 2012 — 2014

Assistant and Freelance Photographer Architectural photography — Al Klyce, Mill Valley 2012

Wedding photography — Amy and Arvind Krishnaswamy, Berkeley April 2012

Photographers assistant — Cavallo Point Sausalito 2011

Commercial photography — Jimmy Fishbien Photography, San Francisco 2011

 

Volunteer photographic work/other experience: Jake's Place Calendar Campaign 2014-15. Over $2500 raised!

Animal portraiture — ASCS Cats/Jake's Place Cat Rescue 2012 to present

 

2001-2011

Owner and operator of Mountain Tree Studios, Charlotte NC: Graphic design for web, print and packaging

Jewelry design for custom order, shows and online sales.

 

Freelance graphic design as sole proprietor, Sheffield UK Graphic design for web and print

 

UK Civil Service division, Sheffield UK IT support and administration

Graphic design, presentation, product and branding design