Digital and Art Media
Product Design
Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA
University: Otis College of Art and Design
Major: Product Design

Digital and Art Media

Ale Washington is a multicultural visual artist growing up in Mexico, France, and the United States. Currently a rising junior at Otis College of Art and Design, she is a social media savvy, art enthusiast, product design developer, fast learner and incredibly adaptable.


____EDUCATION___________________________________________________
Product Design, Bachelors for Fine Arts
Otis College of Art and Design | Los Angeles, CA | May 2020 Product Design, Bachelors for Fine Arts
Parsons the New School of Design | New York NY | 2014-2015

____SKILLS___________________________________________________________
SOFTWARES Photoshop CC, Premier Pro CC, Illustrator CC, Indesign CC, Microsoft Office, Rhino 3D, Vray
TECHNICAL Logos, Posters, Curation, Set design, Hard Goods, Styling, Character development, Product development, Research, Branding, Fine arts, Sketching, Photography
LANGUAGES English, Spanish, French

____EXPERIENCE______________________________________________________
SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR Otis College of Art and Design | Los Angeles CA | March 2018 - Present - Developed and redesigned branding to an educational department in order to increase media reach
- Assisted major events to develop content for the product design department’s Instagram
- Collaborated and communicated with the school’s faculty to achieve an accurate social media image

SET DESIGN ASSISTANT Alice Glass | Los Angeles CA | April 2018
- Facilitated Creative Direction for director Lucas David while creating a horror music video reaching over 20,000
YouTube subscribers
- Conducted research and evaluated materials to develop a multi-functioning set
- Transformed storyboards with direction into a physical set by integrating rental props, flower arrangements, fabric
and lighting

MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT Lucas David Studio | Los Angeles CA | August - October 2016 - Negotiated and sold merchandise alongside original paintings
- Coordinated and organized an art show and pop-up show
- Wrote and managed emails

GENERAL ASSISTANT Luanna Le-Happy | New York, NY | January - May 2015
- Photographed and edited photos used for a blog reaching over 2 million followers for marketing fashion
- Attended New York fashion week Fall 2015, took notes and strengthened the blog’s event insights and visuals

VOLUNTEER All Saints Pre-school | San Diego, CA | June - July 2016
- Supervised children around ages 3-8 years old to maintain a holistic child development
- Remodeled and decorated educational classrooms to create an intellectually stimulating learning environment
addressing academic needs for students different age groups
- Conducted and coordinated class activities for children around ages 6-8

____GLOBAL EXPERIENCE________________________________________________
LIVING AND STUDIES 

- Los Angeles, CA
- New York, NY
- San Diego, CA
- San Jose, CA
- Rennes, France - Mexico City

product design, art, social media, character development, photo, video, psychology, digital media