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Shane He

Visual Designer

Los Angeles, CA, USA
blkalpaca* is a visual designer with 3+ year working experience. currently based in Los Angeles. The designer is seeking opportunities to produce clean and effective visual materials for clients from fields such as advertising, technology, entertainment and fashion.

blkalpaca* is Shane Xian He.
Work Experience
Santa Monica, CA, USA
Jun 2014Present
Digital Designer
Detroit, MI, USA
Sep 2013Oct 2013
Independent Contractor via Patrick Thompson Design, LLC
Creating environmental and wayfinding graphics while working with Patrick Thompson, the lead environmental designer, both serving as creative leads for the new office space for Techtown.
Detroit, MI, USA
May 2012Present
Art Director
Creating identity systems and collaterals for Detroit Design Festival, Drinks X Design, DC3 Gallery, and some other business-incubating, talent-advancing initiavtives from Detroit Creative Corridor Center.
Detroit, MI, USA
Apr 2012
Graphic Design Resident
Visualizing materials that focused mainly on data collected from Detroit and D:Hive’s process as a community engagement center.
Pasadena, CA, USA
Jun 2011Nov 2011
Independent Contractor
Created a grass-root-esque identity system for the U.S. Geological Survey to inform resident of Wildlife Urban Interfaces (La Canada, Topanga, California). We call these residents the WUIS. The system was published locally in the WUI.
Detroit, MI, USA
Sep 2011
College for Creative Studies
Graphic Design
Pasadena, CA, USA
Jan 2008Dec 2010
Art Center College Of Design
Advertising, Graphic Design
English (Fluent), Chinese (Conversational)
Adobe Suite, Aftereffect, Bootstrap., CSS, Creative Business Solutions, Design Research, Design-based Sociology, HTML, Iconography Design, Identity Design, Illustrator, Indesign, Information Design, Marketing Research, Motion Design, Muse, Photoshop, Ruby On Rail, User Interface Design, Visual Stylizing, WordPress
College for Creative Studies
Shinola Sponsored Project - Winning Team
Art Center College of Design
Art Center Behance Feature
College for Creative Studies
Merit Scholarship Award
Art Center College of Design
Student Gallery 2010-2011
Winning Project - US Geological Survey - DesignMatters