Sharon Mathew

Designer

Dallas, TX, USA
An empathetic and systematic thinker with a strong desire to bring change through design.

Work Experience

Design Works

Graphic Designer

I am 1 of 7 graphic designers at Design Works, a company specializing in design, video, print, and marketing services at the University of North Texas. My projects require the development of systematic solutions and are applied in print/digital media and campaigns such as:
• developed and designed the UNT Union wayfinding system
• branded and designed promotional materials for UNT UnionFest '19
• designed a campaign & ephemerals for the UNT Union Lost & Found
July 2018 - Present Texas, United States

UNT CVAD

College of Visual Arts & Design Ambassador

• promoted the study of art and design to prospective students
• presented 1-2 hour tours of UNT art facilities for groups of 20+
• required to learn and retain knowledge on all UNT arts programs
August 2017 - July 2018 Texas, United States

Self-Employed

Freelance Designer

I began freelancing to develop skills in financing and working with clients. Experience includes:
• book cover design to the publication Super Hands by Doug Bush (2016)
• book cover design to the publication Master Hands by Doug Bush (2018)
• cover art to the published album Vessel by Seun Adebanjo (2018)
April 2016 - Present Texas, United States

Education

University Of North Texas

Bachelors of Fine Arts in Communication Design

Courses Include:
• Drawing I & II
• Design I & II
• Typography I & II
• Image & Color
• Graphic Design
• Interaction Design
• Publication Design
January 2017 - Texas, United States

Dallas County Community College District

Courses include:
• Drawing I
• Design II
August 2016 - December 2016 Texas, United States

Languages

English (Advanced),
Malayalam (Conversational),

Awards

League Of Innovation Exhibition

Featured Artist at the League of Innovation Exhibition

2017

Founders Foyer Exhibit

Featured Artist at the Founders' Foyer Exhibit

2017

Behance

Featured in Best of Graphic Design Gallery & InDesign Gallery

2019

AIGA - The Professional Association For Design

Featured in AIGA Membership Gallery

2019

The Dallas Society Of Visual Communications

Featured in the 15th National Student Show

2019

The Society Of Publication Designers

1st Place in 54th SPD Student Competition

2019

Skills

Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Communication, Graphic Design, Layout Design, Organization, Photo Manipulation, Photography, Photography Editing, Strategic Leadership, Systematic Design, Time Management, Vector Illustration ,

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