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Kelly Shami

New York, NY, USA
Kelly Shami is an emerging creative force living in New York City, currently finishing her last year at The School of Visual Arts for a BFA in Graphic Design. Aside from having a growing deal of experience in the editorial world, she has personal loves for typography and jewelry design. Her focus is not only just to become a jack of all trades, but to also meet the expectations her colleagues and clients expect. She believes that every time she successfully collaborates with new people, a puppy is born.

Work Experience

Nylon Magazine


August 2013 - Present New York, New York, United States


Graphic Design, Typography, Art Direction

Freelance Design for all mediums such as: print, video, typography treatments, web design, etc.
Clients Include: Lady Antebellum, Action Item, Nylon Magazine, + more.
September 2009 - New York, New York, United States

Conde Nast

Teen Vogue Art Department Intern

Working side by side with the Teen Vogue Art directors to accomplish editorial design work for every issue.

-Maintaining "The Books"
-Inspiration Research
-Creating Slugs and graphic details for spreads
September 2012 - December 2012 New York, New York, United States

Nylon Magazine

Graphic Design Intern

Assistant in the department.
Work on graphics for website stories.
Help out maintaining site and other web relations such as Facebook, Twitter.
April 2010 - August 2012 New York, New York, United States


School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Graphic Design

September 2009 - New York, New York, United States


English (Native),
Arabic (Fluent),


Lettering, All Adobe Programs, Art Direction, Design, Hand Lettering, Illustration, Package Design, Print, Typographer, Typography, Web Design,