Matthew Washausen

Creative Director

St. Louis, MO, USA

Work Experience

Kranzberg Arts Foundation

Creative Director

In charge of creating all web graphics, magazine ads, physical signage, venue logos, and social media graphics. Photographer for all special events and theatre/dance/music performances. These photos are used for ads, social media, and physical replication. I also work as a social media account manager, using the photos I shoot to document and social advertise events.
September 2017 - St. Louis, Missouri, United States


Freelance Graphic Designer

Freelance graphic designer in St. Louis, Missouri specializing in brand development, photography, logo design, screenprinting, and social media marketing.
August 2012 - St. Louis, Missouri, United States

University Of Missouri-St. Louis

Adjunct Graphic Design Professor

Professor to the Image Making I + II graphic design class at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. I am in charge of assigning projects, creating a class outline, guiding critiques/feedback, demoing techniques, and grading student design projects.
August 2018 - December 2018 Missouri, United States

Paul Artspace

Social Media Manager / Graphic Designer

In charge of social media management (Instagram, Facebook), organization around artspace, designing Paul Artspace/Paul's Pickles merchandise/web posts, and photography.
May 2017 - May 2019 Missouri, United States

Grand Center Arts Academy

Student Graphic Design Teacher

Taught students at the Grand Center Arts Academy my senior thesis project Audio Chroma. This project introduced students to musicians, conducted mid-process and final critiques of student work, and showcased poster responses in Gallery FAB at the University of Missouri-St.Louis.
October 2016 - December 2016 St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Alzheimer's Association St. Louis Chapter

Graphic Design Internship

Graphic design internship through the Alzheimer's Association St. Louis Chapter creating mailers, web banners, cards, fliers, etc.
September 2014 - February 2016 St. Louis, Missouri, United States


University Of Missouri St. Louis

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Graphic Design

BFA in Graphic Design.
August 2015 - December 2017 St. Louis, Missouri, United States

St. Louis Community College

AAS Graphic Communications

AAS in Graphic Design/Graphic Communications.
August 2012 - July 2015 St. Louis, Missouri, United States


English (Native),


Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Media Encoder, Adobe Photoshop, Branding, Digital Art, Illustration,