Skills

Creative

    Design + Concept
    Art Direction
    Music Composition
    User Experience
    Far Fetched Ideas

Technical

    OSX + PC
    Adobe CS
    Ableton
    HTML
    CSS + SASS
    Audio + Visual

Production

    AV Events
    Multimedia
    Music + Sound
    Photographic
    Print

Personal

    Great Communicator
    Detail Attentive
    Team Player
    Collaboration Junkie

Education

2003

Graduate Certificate - Spatial Information Architecture

Project based trans-disciplinary research into the creation of interactive Audio Visual Installations.

2000

Bachelor of Visual Arts - Honors

Major in Graphic Investigation, Honors specialization in New Media Production and Installation Design.

1999

Student Exchange Program

Academie Vytvarnic Umeni (Czech Republic)

Attended the Experimental Graphic Studio.

1995

Certificate in Art and Design

Barrier Reef Institute of Advanced Education

Majored in the Painting department.

Freelance & Contract Positions

2014

Sally Browder (Los Angeles, CA)

Web Design & Build

Built for Sally using the flat CMS "Stacey".

2014

Pete Anderson (Los Angeles, CA)

Web Design & Build

Deployed "Expanding Grid" functionality for Pete's new Solo Shack section of his site.

2013

PiPS N PiXELS (Melbourne, AUS)

Web Design & Build

Built for PiPS N PiXELS using the flat CMS "Stacey".

2013

Linterpreting (San Francisco, USA)

Copy Writer & Consultant

Create written content for the site's main content silos. Advise on content delivery strategy.

2012 »

Institute for Cosmological Economics (Santa Barbara, CA, USA)

Writer, Researcher, Technical Consultant

Research, content generation, editing and strategic work for the construction of a major new website due for launch in 2015.

Selected Employment

2012 »

Offerman Woodshop (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

Webmaster & Web Designer

Design and Administer a highly popular woodcraft website that accommodates over 1 million visits annually. Maintain and evolve E-Commerce functions. Integrate back end with shipping team and product vendors.

2011/2012

Tree of Life Rejuvenation Center (Patagonia, AZ, USA)

Raw Food Chef

Preparing 100% Live, Raw, Regan cuisine for retreat attendants at this globally recognized Detoxification Center. My position also included provision of weekly “Conscious Eating” trainings and workshops to retreat attendants.

2009/2010

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (San Francisco, USA)

Preparator Level 3

Install Artworks, Multimedia and other exhibition elements for public display.

2009/2010
Preparator

Install Artworks, Multimedia and other exhibition elements for public display.

2008/2010
Multimedia Developer & Technical Consultant

Develop and produce interactive multimedia exhibits for a broad range of Museums and other clientele.

2005/2008

Exploratorium (San Francisco, USA)

Senior Multimedia Specialist

Analyse, design and implement Audio-Visual/Media systems and networks within the Exploratorium, and support the programmatic/performance needs of the museum.

2004/2005

Freelance Audio Visual Technician & Consultant (London, UK)

Freelance AV tech & Consultant in a range of capacities for both Corporate Events, and Museum/Gallery Exhibits. Key Clients included: ADi Group, Edrics AV, GHA Group, The Edge Picture Company.

2003/2004

Australian Center for the Moving Image (Melbourne, AUS)

Project Coordinator: Fugitive II

Project co-ordination and spatial design of the ACMI Commissioned “Fugitive II” exhibit; a machine-vision driven interactive video installation by pioneering new media artist Simon Penny.

2003
Exhibitions Designer + Preparator

The Research, Design and Installation of audio-visual exhibit enclosures and projection surfaces within ACMI’s Screen Gallery. Working with a range of established international Filmmakers & Media Artists.

2002
Audio Visual Technician

The Design, Research, Prototyping and Installation of unique Audio Visual environments within ACMI’s Screen Gallery. Including a range of interactive exhibits using Infra-Red Vision Systems, Pressure Sensors, Real-time Processing, and Virtual Reality Headsets.

2002

Club Elektronische (Melbourne, AUS)

Technical & Stage Manager

The supervision of all Audio Visual and Performance requirements for Club Elektronische - a venue dedicated to exploring experimental sound and vision at the 2002 Melbourne Fringe Festival.

Selected Creative Projects

2010

Jarktagons (Music)

Iron Peak Glass House (Full Length Album)

Co-Producer, Composer, Vocalist, Multi Instrumentalist

2009

Jarktagons (Music)

Self Titled (Full Length Album)

Co-Producer, Composer, Vocalist, Multi Instrumentalist

2007

Left Sensory Bypass (Music)

Temporal Exclusion (Full Length Album)

Co-Producer, Vocalist, Musical Contributor. Album released on Paradigms Recordings May 2007

2003

The Nearness of You (Interactive Audiovisual Installation)

Exhibited in the ‘Skins of Intimate Distance’ show at the Experimedia Gallery - State Library of Victoria, Melbourne.

2002

Stasis (Short Film)

4 Minutes, Digital Video. Funded as part of the ‘Raw Nerve Initiative’ for young and emerging filmmakers. Premiere screening at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, November 2002, selected for screening in the Melbourne Underground Film Festival, 2003. Funded through the Australian Film Commission & Film Victoria.

2002

Observatory (Sculptural Installation)

Exhibited at Wunderkammer Gallery, Melbourne

2000

Sentience (Audio-Visual Installation)

In collaboration with Composer Kate Moore. Screened at the Currong Theatre, Gorman House Arts Centre, Canberra.

2000

"2000"

Exhibition of artworks by Graduate students of the ANU’s Canberra School of Art. Exhibition included video and photographic documentation of Sentience & Observatory.

2000

Shoalhaven

Group exhibition of artworks by participants of the Shoalhaven Field Studies Program. Photospace Gallery, Canberra School of Art – Australian National University.

Awards And Funding

2002

Youth Mentorship Award

Young Performing Artists Association of Australia.

The mentorship program provided 40+ contact hours over the duration of 2002, and was undertaken with Alessio Cavallaro - Producer and Curator of New Media Projects at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image.

2001

"Raw Nerve" Funding Award

Australian Film Commission & Film Victoria

Awarded film funding through the Raw Nerve Initiative for young and emerging filmmakers. Production funding for the short film “Stasis”.

2000

Creative Commission

Aboriginal Council for Reconciliation

Comissioned to create a video composition for the handing over of the Aboriginal Reconciliation Document, screened in the Great Hall - Parliament House, Canberra.

2000

Development Funding Award

Canberra Institute of Arts Students Association

Development funding from the Canberra Institute of the Arts’ Students Association to research and develop the “Sentience” installation in collaboration with composer Kate Moore.