Anuja Roy

Graphic Designer

Boston, MA, USA
A believer in art and its practices, I see creativity everywhere, whether it be broken glass or a spectrum of colors. My objective is to be part of a creative team for a progressive company and leverage my training in the display, merchandising, and visual communication to increase brand value and grow my expertise with Visual Design/Exhibition Design.

Work Experience

University Of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Archives Assistant/Graphic Designer

The Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives at UMass DArtmouth are named for the pioneer Portuguese-language radio and newspaper personality, Affonso Gil Mendes Ferreira and house the largest collection of historical material documenting the experience of Portuguese immigrants and their descendants in the United States.

Responsibilities:
1. Deciphered the goal of Archive.
2. Designed brand identities.
3. Created print designs.
4. Conceptualized and designed brochures.
5. Created online brochure.
October 2016 - Present Massachusetts, United States

University Of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Gallery Assistant (Graduate Assistant)

The UMass Dartmouth Art Gallery features contemporary student and professional art exhibitions throughout the year. It is located across the street from the Ocean Explorium. This gallery is the satellite venue for the College of Visual and Performing Arts, which has its main gallery on the Dartmouth campus.

Responsibilities:
1. Created print designs.
2. Conceptualized print and digital advertisements.
3. Learned about gallery space and exhibition design.
4. Created labels for exhibitions.
5. Assisted in installing and deinstall an exhibition.
6. Designed, printed and put up vinyls.
7. Updated events on electronic platform ISSUU.
8. Spread awareness of various exhibitions online via hospitality and tourism websites.
9. Updated digital catalog of University Gallery.
10. Assisted in social practice events of the Gallery.
11. Managed office related documents (Loan forms) for various exhibitions.
12. Assisted in catalog design.
13. Maintained and archived gallery exhibitions.
14. Managed Facebook page of the University Gallery.
September 2015 - Present Massachusetts, United States

New Bedford Art Museum

Graphic Design Intern

New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! is dedicated to engaging a diverse audience in relevant exhibitions, exemplary education and creative experiences as a vital innovative center for the arts.

Responsibilities:
1. Illustrated and designed a quirky map.
2. Conceptualized editorial design.
3. Learned about gallery space and exhibition design.
4. Created labels for an exhibition.
5. Assisted in installing and deinstall an exhibition.
6. Put up vinyls.
7. Designed a brochure.
December 2016 - January 2017 Massachusetts, United States

University Of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Student Graphic Designer

March 2016 - April 2016 Massachusetts, United States

Creativechord Designs

Visualizer

Creativechord is a design house based in Delhi, India.

Responsibilities:
1. Designed brand identities.
2. Conceptualized for print and digital advertisements.
3. Created layouts for web templates.
4. Created print designs.
5. Designed annual reports.
6. Illustrated concepts for products.
7. Created editorial designs.
June 2014 - June 2015 New Delhi, India

Prabhat Khabar

Design Intern

Prabhat Khabar is a Hindi language newspaper published daily in Jharkhand, Bihar and West Bengal.

Responsibilities:
1. Learned about publication.
2. Provided graphic and design elements for print and online editions.
November 2013 - December 2013 India

Education

University Of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Masters of Fine Arts in Visual Design - Graphic Design

My courses include: Typography, Digital Media, Art of the Book, Seminar on Creativity, Graphic Design Studio, Concepts in Design, UX/UI Design, Methods and Theory in Art History, Exhibition Design,
History and Context of Graphic Design.
September 2015 - May 2018 North Dartmouth, Massachusetts, United States

College Of Fine Arts [Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath]

Bachelor of Visual Arts in Design and Applied Arts.

Mu courses include: Art History, Fundamentals of Visual Art 2D/3D, Computer Fundamentals & Graphics, Illustrations, Package Design, Promotional Design, Advertising & Brand Management, Traditional Paintings, Model Making.
July 2010 - May 2014 Bangalore, India

Languages

English (Advanced),
Hindi (Advanced),

Awards

Chitra Sante

Successfully sold a hand-painted traditional art piece in an art fare

2014

Basava International School

Designed a poster for the alumni meet of year 2012.

2012

Basava International School

Designed a brand identity for the Alumni Association of school.

2012

Sankara Eye Hospital

Certificate of participation for collaborating with Sankara Eye Hospital to design and paint graffiti on permitted walls around Bangalore to help spread the message regarding Eye Donation.

2011

Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation [KSRTC]

Certificate of Participation for painting a fleet of BMTC transport buses to help spread the message on World Bio Fuel Day.

2011

Basava International School

Best athlete (girls)

2008

Skills

Adobe After Effects, Adobe Experience Design, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, CSS, Editorial Design, Exhibition Design, HTML, JavaScript, Microsoft Office, Print Collaterals,