designer + filmmaker

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Résumé

An extended record of my design experience.

WORK EXPERIENCE

DESIGN INTERN | American Film Institute, Spring 2018

Assisted in the school Prop Room and Scene Shop weekly and filled Art Department roles on student productions as needed/hired

PRODUCTION DESIGN ASSISTANT | Emerson College Soundstage, Spring 2016 - Fall 2017

Solely maintained the Soundstage Prop Room, researched and sourced new props, updated inventory, and assisted in production design related needs of all projects on the soundstage. 

DARKROOM/PHOTO LAB MONITOR | Emerson College Photo Department, Fall 2017

Mixed chemicals and monitored activity in Emerson's darkroom and provided technical support of equipment in the developing and photo editing labs. 

PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE

Download art department résumé as PDF.

PRODUCTION DESIGNER + WARDROBE

PRODUCTION DESIGNER

  • Beauty Standards, short film | created by Toni Gallardo, March 2019

  • Baked, short film | American Film Institute, April 2018

  • New Years' Eve, short film | American Film Institute, March 2018

  • Shabab, web series | Emerson Channel, October 2016

  • School Don't Cost A Thing, short film | Flawless Brown Pictures, March 2016

ART DIRECTOR/SET DRESSER/SCENIC PAINTER

  • Jack in the Box, commercial | Spinach Productions, October 2019

  • Papa Bear, short film | dir. Shane Brady, July 2019

  • Snoozefest, short film | dir. Shane Brady, July 2019

  • The Code, short film | dir. Anjee McNary, February 2019

  • Errands, pilot presentation | dir. Jennifer Zaborowski, December 2018

  • California Innocence Project: Home for the Holidays, promotional video | Freedom Films & Television, December 2018

  • Liberty, short film | Film Independent Miami, July 2018

  • Helpless, short film | American Film Institute, March 2018

  • Ghost Story, short film | Deviate Studios, February 2018

  • El Desaparecido, short film | Emerson College MFA thesis, August 2017

ART DEPARTMENT PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

  • Leading through Change, corporate video | Upper Diamond, September 2019

  • Home Depot Holiday, commercial | CMS productions, September 2019

  • Lil Dicky Project, tv series | Minim Productions for FX, September 2019

  • Color Me Mine, commercial spot | Upper Diamond, July 2019

  • Direct TV: Home, commercial spot | Frame by Frame Productions, April 2019

  • Vide Noir, feature film | Whispering Pines Studios, March 2019

  • “Dear Oprah” episode, documentary series | Otis Entertainment Corp, February 2019

  • Mic Drop, corporate video | Orange Grove Avenue, December 2018

  • Little Tikes: Parenting Hacks, commercial spot | Concrete Media, October 2018

  • Rally Health: Fast Food, commercial spot | Traveling Picture Show Company, October 2018

  • This World & The Next, short film | The Moonhills, September 2018

  • Jeffery, short film | American Film Institute thesis, April 2018

INSTALLATION/SPATIAL DESIGN

  • when we open every window (August 2019) | GeoVanna Gonzalez | Assisted in the reinstall of this work to a different part of the Gr_nd Gallery, as well as assisted in the closing event held for the exhibit.

  • Television Critics’ Association: Summer Press Tour 2019 (July 2019) | Little Cinema | Strike crew member responsible for wrapping out venue post-event.

  • Her Dreams Deferred: Black Feminist Homegoing for Aretha Franklin (March 2019) | African American Policy Forum | Designed and executed decoration of the event venue for the kick off event.

  • Eataly Los Angeles (Winter 2018) | Idea Design Studio | Assisted in the holiday install for the restaurant & grocery store establishments.

  • Food for Thought (Fall 2018) | 826LA Echo Park | Designed and installed window display for the fall season.

  • A Place To Be Held (Fall 2018) by Nadia Wolff | YoungArts Inaugural Artist Residency at Bay Parc, Miami | Flooring Assistant: responsible for sourcing materials, painting and installing flooring as designed by the artist.

  • Symptoms (Fall 2017) | Emerson College BA Capstone | Designed the set for the video shoot of and assisted in the design/install of an experimental art installation focussed on the physical manifestation of trauma.

PRINT/PUBLICATION/BRANDED CONTENT PHOTOSHOOT

Download wardrobe résumé as PDF.

COSTUME DESIGNER/WARDROBE

  • Freaks & Animals, short film | Los Angeless Anthology series, Feb 2019

  • A Rose that Grew from Concrete, short film | Arts Center College of Design thesis, November 2018

  • Phrenia, short film | American Film Institute, November 2018

  • Shadow & the Self, short film | American Film Institute, Oct 2018

  • Rather Be Dead, music video | Emerson College BA Capstone, March 2017

  • I Am Super, short film | Emerson College, October 2016

  • Lemonade, short film | Flawless Brown Pictures, November 2015

ASSISTANT COSTUME/ON SET COSTUMER

  • Dawn Before Dead, documentary series | Day Break Entertainment, October 2019

  • Heel, short film | Dir. by Maggie Levin, October 2019

  • The Drowned Man, short film | American Film Institute, April 2018

  • Hail Mary, short film | American Film Institute, February 2018

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