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Bachelor of Communications Design, Illustration, Pratt Institute
Upper Sophomore, expected to graduate in 2023
Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School, 2019
Relevant Coursework: Digital Media, Graphic Design, Illustration, Ceramics
Bridgeview School of Fine Arts, 2013 - present
Extensive classical training in drawing and painting
Completed a rigorous program focusing on portraiture, composition, artistic anatomy, and the techniques and materials of painting
Bridgeview International Summer Art Camp in the Centre-Val de Loir region, France
Intensive training with a curriculum focused on classical watercolor realism
Participated in an end-of-program art showcase, curated gallery, and presented original work.
Pre-College Program Participant
Pratt Institute, Utica Campus (June 2018)
Attended an intensive pre-college program with a focus on graphic design.
Engaged in networking, portfolio refinement, and career mentoring
Otis College of Art and Design (June 2017)
Scholarship recipient for the Otis Summer of Art Pre-College Program
Maintained 4.0 GPA, completed coursework in character design and foundations
Tutoring Services with a focus on children with special needs, 2018 – 2021
Assisted students in reading and comprehension exercises, taught problem-solving and critical thinking skills across different subjects in English, History, Science, and Math
Designed a weekly curriculum according to student needs.
Collaborated with parents to share progress and feedback.
Designed and led art therapy sessions.
Office Assistant, Metro-Tech Erectors Corp, 2017 - 2019
Assisted with organizational and clerical tasks, including mailing and filing correspondence, responding to customer service inquiries, keeping an inventory of supplies, and scheduling meetings.
Experience in an office-simulated environment
Senior Showcase Gallery Curation, Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School
Presented personal work culminated over a four-year period
Supported the organization, design, and curation of the gallery, including design of Showcase posters and other media.
Collaborated with school administrators on the management and exhibition of the collections
Digital Media Poster Design Committee, Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School
2017 – 2019
Designed posters and additional media for school-wide performances, showcases, and gatherings (musicals, plays, concerts, galleries, dances, etc.)
Collaborated with school administrators on design processes and production
Polish Supplementary School of Maspeth, Student
Attended classes 2006 – 2016
Improved problem-solving skills, listening, reading, speaking, writing, and cultural awareness at extracurricular Polish language classes.
Maintained a 4.0 GPA over a ten-year period
Participated in school and state-wide poetry and art competitions
Learned hand-built and wheel-thrown ceramics techniques
Experimented with molding, glazing, and trimming techniques
Worked with peers on collaborative zine and comic projects
Time and project management
Improved communication skills
HONORS AND AWARDS:
President’s List, Pratt Institute, 2019 - 2020
ARISTA Honor’s Society, LaGuardia High School, 2016 - 2019
ArtsConnection Honorary Award, 2019
Presented original artwork as an honorary guest award at ArtsConnection’s 40th Anniversary Benefit
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Scanning and Index System, Adobe Programs including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, After Effects, Premiere, Procreate, Sketch-up
Strong communication, interpersonal, critical writing and analytical skills
Excellent organizational and attention to detail
Fluent in Polish, Proficient in Spanish
Illustration, Graphic Design, Art