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Summary

Freelance art department team member. Aspirations for production design and art direction for TV & film. Experience in production design, art direction, and set decoration. Graduate of Carnegie Mellon University. Portfolio: www.dpsetdesign.com

Credits

8/15 – 12/15

Art Department Assistant Code Black 1

CBS — Scripted (TV) — ABC Productions Details
8/15 – 12/15

Assisted with graphics, drawing packages, office management, research, sourcing. Maintained art department office, supply runs, printer maintenance etc.

8/15 – 9/15

Production Designer City of Dogs

Film (Theatrical) — City of LA Film Details
8/15 – 9/15

Established concept for set design with director, writer, and producer. Film was to be set in an abandoned theater, tracing the lives of several allegorical "dogs" Responsible for material sourcing, budget, crew management, overall aesthetic, and scheduling art department.

7/15 – 8/15

Art Department Assistant (Set Dec.) Paradise Pictures Pilot

USA — Scripted (TV) — NBC Universal Details
7/15 – 8/15

Assisted set dec department with dressing, research, rentals, paperwork, and runs.

2/15 – 3/15

Art Department Assistant Detour Pilot

TBS — Scripted (TV) — TBS Pilot "Detour" Details
2/15 – 3/15

Assisted with some set decoration elements and minor. Produced rough renderings for art director. Kept track of supply levels, maintained office equipment, managed filing system for wrap.

2/15 – 3/15

Art Department Assistant Cooper Barrett's Guide to Surviving Life Pilot

FOX — Scripted (TV) — 20th Century Fox Television Details
2/15 – 3/15

Assisted with drawing packages and minor graphics. Produced rough renderings for art director. Kept track of supply levels, maintained office equipment, managed filing system for hand draftings.

1/15 – 2/15

Art Department Assistant Twinning 1

VH1 — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lighthearted Entertainment Details
1/15 – 2/15

Assisted set dec in prepping houses for season 1

12/14 – 12/14

Production Designer Mariana Can

Film (Short) — New York Film Academy Student MFA Film Details
12/14 – 12/14

Responsible for design and layout of each set including; 3 motel rooms, motel bar, studio apartment (living/dining room & kitchen). Collaborated with director, DP, and screenwriter to achieve optimal aesthetic within limited budgetary and time constraints. Managed art department budget. Coordinated all purchases, rentals, and returns. Dressed and wrapped each set.

11/14 – 11/14

Production Designer The Answer

Film (Short) — American Film Institute Conservatory Details
11/14 – 11/14

Collaborated with director and DP to achieve optimal aesthetic within limited budgetary and time constraints.Responsible for design and layout of each set including; apartment dining room, antique shop, lawyer's office. Managed art department crew. Construction and painting. Coordinated all purchases, rentals, and returns. Dressed and wrapped each set.

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Education

Class of '14

Carnegie Mellon University

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)/Scenic Design

My Gear

  • 2002 Ford Station Wagon
  • AutoCAD
  • Band saw
  • Basic hand tools
  • Chop saw
  • Circular saw
  • Drill set
  • Google Sketchup
  • Jig saw
  • Model building kit
  • Paint set
  • Photoshop
  • Safety gear
  • Table saw
  • VectorWorks

Affiliations

  • Boy Scouts of America - Eagle Scout

Skills

  • AutoCAD
  • Budgeting
  • Google Sketchup
  • Hand Drafting
  • Model Building
  • Paperwork
  • Photoshop
  • Power Tools
  • Props
  • Scenic Painting
  • Script Analysis
  • Set Design
  • Vectorworks
  • Visual Arts