Parsons School of Design, MFA Design and Technology — 2017
Dartmouth College, BA Ancient History
Iron Times, Transmediale Festival — 2017
Included in the Ever Elusive group show at Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt, Berlin, Germany.
Teratogenesis, Mutek SF — 2018
Installed in The San Francisco Mint as part of Mutek's Nocturne program.
Thamus, The First Biennale of Experimental Micronations — 2017
Developed and shown in Dunne & Raby's 2016/17 Designed Realities University Translab, New York.
Selected Artistic Experience
Teratogenesis — Concept, writer, co-director, designer
Thamus — Concept, writer, co-director, editor
Creative: directing, screenwriting, interaction design, experience design, creative direction, narrative design
Media: Videography & photography, editing, post-production, After Effects, Premiere, Davinci Resolve, Photoshop, Logic Pro, Maya, Melodyne
Fabrication: CNC routing, laser cutting, 3D printing, breadboarding
Certifications & Training: TESOL Methods Toolkit, Blackmagic Design Certified DaVinci Resolve Professional (pending)
- Part-time Faculty & Guest Critic, Parsons School of Design 2017 – present
Courses taught in theory, creative technology, and studio practice.
- Freelance Videographer & Photographer — 2013 – present
Clients include Encyclopedia Pictura, Xiu Xiu, The Atlantic, Everlane, imgur, The Bold Italic, and Vox.
- Teaching Fellow, Parsons School of Design — 2016
Designed curriculum for and taught a three-week, 45 classroom-hour class covering the basics of creative coding from programming basics to design and aesthetics.
- Coordinator, Allied Media Conference — 2014 – 2015
Recruited speakers and workshops, organized fundraising, and worked on the general logistics of a track that discussed how interactive media can be used for outreach. Taught skills to encourage underrepresented voices to make games.
- iOS Product/Engineering, DIY.org — 2012 – 2013
Led development of the 1.X series of the app and co-developed the 2.X series. The app was an Apple Editor's choice twice and is included in the permanent Education collection. Worked on the feature roadmap and designed UI animations. Wireframed and storyboarded a rich-media sign up procedure in the 1.X series to successfully boost low sign-up completion rates.
- Art Director & Designer, Koduco Games
As part of Y Combinator, my friend and I co-founded Koduco games and designed and developed the arcade game mashup PongVaders that received nearly 100,000 downloads and received placement in the Apple-curated "Lost In Space" collection of games as well as a positive review from PC Magazine.
Awards & Grants
Featured Thesis Project, Parsons School of Design — 2017
President's Scholarship, Parsons School of Design — 2015 – 2017