EDUCATION
Art Center College of Design
09/08 — 04/12
Bachelor of fine arts in graphic design
with a specialization in illustration, graduated with distinction.


WORK EXPERIENCE

Google - Area 120
Lead Designer
Los Angeles, CA
04/12 — Present
Lead designer, UX/UI design, and UX research for a small internal startup under the Area 120 initiative at Google.

Google
Designer
Los Angeles, CA
02/13 — 04/17
Concept and visual design development for a variety of clients including WB, Fox, Nissan & Toyota.

Outpost LA
Freelance Designer
Los Angeles, CA
10/12 — 02/13
Brand & Digital Design for a variety of independent clients including The Black Tux and The Goldhirsh Foundation.

TBWAChiatDay
Freelance Designer
Los Angeles, CA
09/12 — 10/12
Print and web design, Branding
Clients include Grammys, Recording Academy, Adidas, Southwest Airlines, Pepsi

Art Center College of Design
Teacher's Assistant
Los Angeles, CA
05/11 — 08/11
Worked with transmedia designer Brad Bartlett in his typography 4 class to provide critique of student work and technical assistance for transmedia desgin projects.

Alfalfa Studio
Graphic Design Intern
New York, NY
09/10 — 11/10
Designed a variety of project under the art direction of Rafael Esquer, including logos for brand identity development projects, book design, and logo animations.

SKILLS
Expert In:
Brand Identity Design
Visual Design
UI Design
Illustration

Proficient In:
UX Design

Familiar With:
UX Research
Motion Design

TOOLS
Expert In:
Sketch
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Microsoft Word
Keynote

Familiar With:
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Pemiere Pro
HTML5
Processing
CSS3
Invision
Trello
Principle

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
Special featured student exhibition during the fall 2011 term, “Scream At The Dot” interactive installation, “Riga” screenprints, “I’m Back To Save The Universe” poster, Blue Note Legend posters, AWOL identity system, “Collapse” book, and Maglite packaging.

Art Center Dean's List
Art Center Entrance Scholarship
Edwards Scholarship
Lee Clow Endowment Scholarship

PRESS
Featured in Ffffound, Beautiful Decay, Fisk

CONTACT
aldis.art@gmail.com


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