Vanessa Xu

School of Visual Arts

New York, NY, USA

Work Experience

Freelance

Illustrator

Illustrated album covers
2014 - New York, New York, United States

AdsYolo

UI Designer Internship

Designed banner ads for Word Carnival and Antique ABCs apps
Created UI Design for AppYolo
Managed social media promotion
2013 - New York, New York, United States

Freelance

Graphic Designer

Designed flyers for CybKey and Buckete.com
2013 - New York, New York, United States

ZUMC Video Game Studio

CG Designer Internship

Shooting mobile game (Android platform)
‘Stacker Fun’ Building Blocks game (Unity3D game engine)
Responsible for sketch, texture design, UI design
2010 - 2011 Hangzhou, China

Shanghai LiYi Artistry Landscape Company

Graphic Designer Internship

Poster design for events and festivals
Sketch for landscape architecture and interior design
2011 - Shanghai, China

DLF

Illustrator Internship

Tasks involved concept arts, character design
2010 - Hangzhou, China

ZUMC Student Union

Secretary of Study & Research Department

Responsible for organization, information consultation
2009 - Hangzhou, China

Education

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

BFA

2012 - 2015 New York, New York, United States

Languages

Mandarin (Native),
English (Fluent),

Awards

DNA

Plug In Selected by DNA Weekly Inspiration #31

2014

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Chairman’s Merit Award

2014

Zhejiang University Of Media And Communications (ZUMC), China

Third Prize, Fifth Chinese Undergraduate Computer Design Competition

2012

Zhejiang University Of Media And Communications (ZUMC), China

Winning Prize, First Undergraduate Computer Design Competition

2012

Zhejiang University Of Media And Communications (ZUMC), China

Excellence Award, Web Design Competition in The Sixth Culture Festival

2011

Zhejiang University Of Media And Communications (ZUMC), China

Third Prize, Logo Design Competition for the 5.25 Psychological Health Day of College Students

2010

Zhejiang University Of Media And Communications (ZUMC), China

Third Prize, Freshman Art Competition

2009

Skills

Acrylic Painting, Adobe Flash (basic), Adobe Illustrator (basic), Adobe Photoshop (Advanced), Digital, Drawing, Gouache, Ink, Oil Painting, Pastel, SAI (Intermediate), Silkscreen, Storyboard, Watercolor,