Resume

Professional Experience

Freelance Graphic Designer / Various Clients (2013-now)

Freelance Designer / Usability Matters (2013)
Collaborating with the creative team to design an engaging and intuitive user experience.

Art Director / Hypenotic  (2011-2012)
Responsible for translating strategy into comprehensive graphic solutions across a wide range of media.

Design Associate / Institute without Boundaries   (2010-2011)
Graphic designer, faculty advisor and language translator for the IwB  project in Lota, Chile.

Freelance Designer / Bruce Mau Design  (2010)
Supporting the editorial design team on the KACARE project.

Graphic Designer / Salón (2008-2009)
Involved in editorial, identity and web design, promoting culture and technology projects in Mexico City.

Interactive Media Designer / Museotec  (2007-2008)
Developing interactive presentations for architectural projects and exhibits.

Web Designer and Usability Consultant / Ingenia Group   (2005-2007)
Designing and developing HTML and Flash based web sites.

Education

Postgraduate Certificate in Interdisciplinary Design Strategy / Institute without Boundaries / Toronto, Canada

Bachelor Degree in Graphic Design / Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City, Mexico

Teaching and Facilitation

Design Teacher at George Brown College / Continuing Education, Social Media Marketing (2013-now)

Lead Instructor at Ladies Learning Code (2012)

Guest Advisor at Main Streets of Markham Charrette / Institute without Boundaries (2012)

Team Facilitator at STEAM Charrette / Institute without Boundaries (2011)

Team Leader at Evergreen-Brick Works Children’s Greenhouse Design Charrette / Institute without Boundaries (2010)

Relevant Projects

Gratitude Illustrated  / Illustrator in residence for 1Thing App (2012)

Mayberry Fine Art / Website design in collaboration with Nick Crampton (2012)

100 Album Covers / Personal challenge, designing an album cover for a new song every day for a hundred days (2011)

Winter in Toronto / Designing a graphic piece every day to creatively document one hundred days of winter in Toronto (2012)

Universally Local / Revitalization proposal for Toronto Community Housing’s site Flemingdon Park. IwB (2010)

People Power Public Space / Booth design for Interior Design Show in Toronto / Salone del Mobile in Milan, Italy. IwB (2010)

Tomo / Editorial and identity design of the architecture and arts supplement for Mexico’s national newspaper Excelsior. Produced at Salón (2008)

Expo Zaragoza 2008 / Interactive presentations for Latin-American Pavilion. Produced at Museotec (2007-2008)