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Nick D'Amico

Student

Athens, OH, USA

Work Experience

Freestyle

Book & Identity Design

- Present San Francisco, California, United States

Addepar Inc.

Graphic Designer

Branding, Communications, and Internal Graphic Designer
July 2012 - Present Mountain View, California, United States

Program To Aid Career Exploration

Teaching Assistant

Teaching assistant to underclass design courses
Aided in the regular and initiative tasks of design program
Documented and compiled student work
September 2011 Athens, Ohio, United States

Rascal Magazine

Graphic Designer

Consulting, Brand Identity, and Publication Design
March 2012 Athens, Ohio, United States

Ohio Today Magazine

Illustrator

Illustrated opening spread for story entitled "Bobkitten: The Forgotten Mascot"
Provided design assets to create a second spread
Understood art director's feedback to develop final design
January 2012 - February 2012 Athens, Ohio, United States

2011 Typography Book

Designer

Led class in conceptualizing re-design of a 30 year old typography project
Cover design chosen for packaging final print
Selected for production team to hand-print and assemble packaging
February 2011 - March 2011 Athens, Ohio, United States

Underground Exhibition

Co-Director

Co-Director and Co-Curator for student art exhibition
Designed and distributed promotional materials
Utilized social media to increase attendance
April 2011 - May 2011 Athens, Ohio, United States

Education

Ohio University

Major: Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design

Minor: African American Studies
GPA: 3.47
September 2008 - June 2012 Athens, Ohio, United States

Awards

Ohio University Graphic Design

Charles Logan Smith Excellence in Design First Prize

2012

Salon De La Ru Court

Work Exhibited: Letterpress & Ceramic works

2012

Ohio University Juried Undergraduate Exhibition

Work exhibited: Studio, Coffee for the Creative

2012

Ohio University College Of Fine Art

Edna Way Scholarship for academic and portfolio excellence

2011

Underground Exhibition

Work exhibited: Printmaking & Ceramic works

2011

Ohio University Juried Undergraduate Exhibition

Work exhibited: Merz Box

2011

Alden Library Printmaking Exhibition

Work exhibited

2010

Alden Library Special Collections

Work exhibited

2011

Alden Library Special Collections

Work exhibited

2010

Skills & Interests

Proficient in Adobe Illustrator CS5.5, Adobe InDesign CS5.5, Adobe
Photoshop CS5.5, Microsoft Word, film and digital photography,
silkscreen printmaking.

Moderate in Adobe After Effects

I Enjoy building and riding bicycles, fine arts,
outdoor recreation, and cooking