Hi. I'm Adam. Nice to meet you.I solve storytelling problems via graphic and interactive solutions, and have a particular penchant and knack for publication design. I am also a bibliovore, bibliophile, and masters design student. I am currently based in Vancouver, Canada. Find out more.
More about me.
- publication design
- UI design
I gots this.
Emily Carr University of Art + Design MAA Design Full residency September 2012 - present Vancouver, Canada Awarded Emily Carr University Graduate Entrance Scholarship.
Simon Fraser University BA First Class Honours Publishing, English Literature September 2007 - June 2012 Burnaby, Canada Awarded President's Honour Roll and Dean's Honour Roll.
Visual Rendering InDesign / proficient Illustrator / proficient Photoshop / skilled Flash / skilled
Research Ethnography Industry consultation Historicism
Emily Carr University of Art + Design Teaching Assistant Foundations 161: Design Core I September 2012 - present Supervisor: Roman Izdebski Associate Professor Faculty of Design + Dynamic Media Instructs first year students in basic page layout and photo editing for the purposes of process book documentation. Grades said process books, and teaches a pattern design project. Participates in all course critiques throughout the semester. Research Assistant Providence Healthcare partner project September 2012 - present Supervisor: Jonathan Aitken Assistant Dean Faculty of Design + Dynamic Media Project management for a St. Paul’s Hospital communications plan which will also manifest as the graduation project of two fourth-year COMD students. Provides regular critical feedback on weekly undergraduate work, and liases with the industry partner. Research Assistant Participedia project January 2013 - present Supervisor: Amber Frid-Jimenez Associate Professor Faculty of Design + Dynamic Media Interactive video mockup production for tablet and web interfaces for a fourth-coming collaboration between Emily Carr University and the University of British Columbia. Primarily conceptual, aesthetic, and typographic work as directed by supervisor. The PeakSimon Fraser University's weekly student-run newspaper Design & Production Editor April 2011 - April 2012 Paid contract Executed design oversight of the entire print newspaper. Co-managed the newspaper with 10 other editors. Coached colleagues’ design skills. Often produced cover illustrations and infographics. Arts section Editor April 2009 - August 2010 Paid contract Executed editorial responsibility for the newspaper’s arts section and comanaged the newspaper with 10 other editors. Liaised with media relations in order to arrange interviews and access to exhibits, shows, screenings, and concerts. Developed stories via editorial critique.
Ion Branding + Design Design Intern January 2012 - July 2012 Supervisors: David Coates & Rod Rodenburg, Partners Paid contact Accorded the responsibilities of a Junior Designer at the firm. Conducted industry research and ideation in co-operation with the firm’s Senior Designer, Junior Designer, and Partners. Created art directions for clients and co-ordinated with printers and developers. Sad MagazineA Vancouver arts & culture quarterly Editor-in-Chief January 2012 - December 2012 Non-profit with honorarium Comprehensive editorial oversight of entire print magazine. Developed stories with writers via correspondence. Heavily involved in substantive editing, but also copy edited for grammatical and stylistic purposes. Involved in all stages of production process. Wrote grants in co-operation with the Creative Director, and organized fundraising events. Managing Editor May 2010 - January 2012 Non-profit with honorarium Developed stories with writers via correspondence in co-operation with the Editor-in-Chief and Assistant Editor. Heavily involved in substantive editing. Responsible for fact-checking. Academic community service Emily Carr University of Art + Design Faculty of Design + Dynamic Media Interaction Design hiring comittee January 2013 - March 2013 Simon Fraser University Department of English Undergraduate Student Union: Treasurer September 2010 - January 2012 Simon Fraser University Student Development & Planning Orientation Leader August 2008 - November 2008