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Corey Koberna

Principal Designer at Koberna Inc.

Portland, OR, USA
Hey there, my name is Corey Koberna. I love design, art direction, visual art, and pretty much anything creative. I am always looking for more work. Please feel free to contact me for freelance, part-time, and/or full-time work.

Work Experience

Koberna Inc.

Principle Designer & Director

Koberna Inc. is a graphic design firm that believes that design has the ability to generate profound and positive change in culture and society. This being said, we seek to work with companies that share our vision of positive change. Koberna Inc. handles clients seeking Web Design, Art Direction, Branding, Media Design, Information Architecture/Design, UI Design, Creative Direction, and any other design solutions.
June 2012 Portland, Oregon, United States

Nu Studio

Co-Founder

February 2014 Portland, Oregon, United States

Dusk LLC

Graphic & Web Designer

As a graphic and web designer at Dusk - I work on branding, print, and new media design. This job has put me in the middle of many interesting projects and collaborations. Dusk projects range from art and design - to music and entertainment. The creative professionals working at Dusk are young and passionate artists. Dusk is a wonderful firm to work for and I have enjoyed the rejuvenating design environment that it has provided.
February 2012 Missoula, Montana, United States

ADX: Designers & Craftsmen

Member: Graphic Designer & Craftsmen

As a member of ADX, you become a part of a bustling network of creative artists, designers and thinkers.

Memberships are available for those wanting to utilize the ADX equipment and resources on an as-needed basis. Members make use of the wood shop, metal shop, and other production areas.
February 2012 Portland, Oregon, United States

Corefusion Graphic

Owner, Graphic Designer, & Art Director

As the owner and art director of Corefusion Graphic, I work with clients and freelance artists to complete multi-disciplinary design projects. My involvement in projects ranges from project management, art direction, web design, graphic design, photography, client meetings, to hand coding.
February 2010 - June 2012 Cleveland, Ohio, United States

INamics Web Design

Graphic & Web Designer

[Letter of Recommendation - Received from President & CEO Al Harlow 6/28/12] The primary focus of this position could be described as the art direction of client based web pages. Though my time at this firm was short, due to a college acceptance letter, the knowledge and experience acquired in this position gave me a fundamental understanding of my field and it's mechanics.
November 2011 - December 2012 Chagrin Falls, Ohio, United States

Scales Of The Cosmos

Organization Director, Exhibition Curator, & Art Director

As the organization director, exhibition curator and art director of Scales of the Cosmos - I was involved in all of the organization's diverse projects. Being a leader was a large part of the job. This experience involved Board Meetings, Gallery Curation, Web Designing, Branding, Art Direction, Marketing, and so much more.
January 2009 - February 2012 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Dodekapus Art Collective [Non-Profit]

Graphic Designer

As a Graphic Designer at Dodekapus, I designed posters, flyers, and web media for events, the organization and benefits. While in the organization, I also played a role in gallery prep, event fundraising, non-profit paperwork, visual art, and project management.
April 2010 - August 2011 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Utrecht Art Supplies

Sales Associate

Art supply is a serious business when you are a serious artist. I gained experience in art tools but had to leave the job due to increased time on projects in my education.
March 2011 - May 2011 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Creative Approach

Printer

As a Service Printer, I was involved with client project printing, costumer service, and large format printing. This experience left me with a wealth of printing knowledge that is now being applied towards my concentrations - Graphic Design & Art Direction.
October 2009 - February 2010 Savannah, Georgia, United States

Education

Pacific Northwest College Of Art

Bachelors of Fine Arts (B.F.A.): Communication Design

(Transferred from SCAD to PNCA in 2012)

Focus: Graphic Design & Art Direction

Studying Photography, Copywriting, Advertising, Graphic Design, Typography, Art Direction, Intermedia Design, Interface Design, Bookbinding, Handmade Books, 3D Design, Aerosol Art, Astrophotography, Time-Lapse Photography, Screen Printing, Wheat Paste, Web Design, Animation, Sound Design, Welding, Fractal Art, Sculpture, Film, and Glassblowing.

Activities and Societies: Submit Magazine (School Arts Magazine), Design Club, Working Artists Club.
January 2012 - May 2014 Portland, Oregon, United States

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD)

Bachelors of Fine Arts: Graphic Design

(Transferred from SCAD to PNCA in 2012)

Focus: Graphic Design & Art Direction

Studying Photography, Copywriting, Advertising, Graphic Design, Typography, Art Direction, Intermedia Design, Interface Design, Bookbinding, Handmade Books, 3D Design, Aerosol Art, Astrophotography, Time-Lapse Photography, Screen Printing, Wheat Paste, Web Design, Animation, Sound Design, Welding, Fractal Art, Sculpture, Film, and Glassblowing.

Activities and Societies: AIGA Student Board Member, Graphic Design Club
2007 - 2011 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Chagrin Falls High School

Graduated with High School Diploma

Activities and Societies: Key Club, Art Club, Varsity Lacrosse, Varsity Soccer, Stings Club (Orchestra)
2003 - 2007 Chagrin Falls, Ohio, United States

Languages

English (Native),
French (Conversational),

Awards

Chagrin Falls High School

Chagrin Falls Excellence in Art

2007

Chagrin Falls High School

Stringed Orchestra Most Valuable Musician

2006

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Art Direction, Print Design, Social Media Marketing, Web Design, Web Development, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Bridge, Adobe CS, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Fireworks, Adobe Flash, Adobe Lightroom, Cinematography, Copywriting, Creative Direction, CSS3, Digital And Film Photography, DSLR, Final Cut Pro, HTML5, Print Production Management, Project Management, Screenprinting, Social Networking,