Resume

Education:

Master of Fine Arts in Digital Media

San Jose State University, CA
Graduated: May 2005

Bachelor of Arts in Computers in Fine Art
Minor in Graphic Design
San Jose State University, CA
Graduated: May 1998

Curation:

Group Exhibitions:

  • 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 "The Lite Wall of Silicon Valley" Maker Fair, San Mateo, CA
  • 2012 "The Lite Wall or The Great (Temporary) Wall of Silicon Valley" 01sj 2012 ZERO1 Biennial, San Jose CA. Curator: Donice Sandoval
  • 2010 01sj Green Prix "Slo Dog" Zero1, San Jose, CA. Curator: Donice Sandoval
  • 2009 WoW (World of Warcraft): "/hug", The Works, San Jose, CA. collaboration: The 3rd Faction, Member's Show
  • 2009 WoW (World of Warcraft): Emergent Media Phenomenon, "/hug", Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA. collaboration: The 3rd Faction, Curator: Grace Kook-Anderson (invitational)
  • 2008 "Street Machinima, Zero1 Arts Festival San Jose SoFa district
  • 2007 "Borders Conference", Ars Virtua, Second Life
  • 2005 "Gilm, Glam, Glom" San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
    (PC, Video Web Cam, MaxMSP, Jitter, LCD Projector)
  • 2005 "Untitled" HP Pavilion, San Jose, CA (PC, Video Web Cam, MaxMSP, Jitter, monitor)
  • 2004 "Downtown Project" Phantom Gallery, San Jose, CA (PC, Motion Sensors, Director,
    Media Cleaner Pro, Video Footage, Premiere Pro, FinalCut HD)
  • 2003 "Umbra" Collaboration with Ema Harris-Sintamarian at Works Gallery, San Jose, CA
  • 2002 "Artist Books" San Jose State University School of Art and Design, San Jose, CA
  • 2002 "Wedding Game" San Jose State University School of Art and Design, San Jose, CA
  • 2001 "What "Else Do You Do?" San Jose State University School of Art and Design, San Jose, CA

Solo Exhibitions:

  • 2005 "Who Do You See Now?" San Jose State University School of Art and Design, San Jose, CA (PC, Video Web Cam, MaxMSP, Jitter, LCD Projector)
  • 2005 "Levels of Abstraction" Collaboration with John Bruneau, San Jose State University
    School of Art and Design, San Jose, CA (PC, Three Video Web Cam, MaxMSP, Jitter, a Monitor, Two Oil Paintings, Video Camera)
  • 2004 "Boundary" San Jose State University School of Art and Design, San Jose, CA
    (PC, Video Web Cam, MaxMSP, Jitter, LCD Projector)
  • 2003 "Umbra" Collaboration with Ema Harris-Sintamarian, McBean Theater, San Francisco,
    Ca (Premiere pro, Media Cleaner Pro, Photoshop)
  • 2003 "Interference" San Jose State University School of Art and Design, San Jose, CA
    (PC, Motion Sensors, Director, Media Cleaner Pro, Video Footage, Premiere Pro, FinalCut HD)
  • 2003 "Untitled" San Jose State University School of Art and Design, San Jose, CA
  • 2002 "Longing" San Jose State University School of Art and Design, San Jose, CA

Experience:

  • Front-End Web Developer, 3marketeers Advertising, June 2012 to Present.
    Working with HTML/CSS (HTML5/CSS3/Javascript/jQuery) including CMS (Content Management System), such as Wordpress and Drupal.
    My responsibilities also involve in working with eTrigue system to generate, develop and track more qualified prospects for clients' sales team: creating building micro marketing campaign sites such as webinars, lunch and learn, HTML responsive email templates for mobile and desktop environment.
  • Freelancer, Zayed University, Dubai, 2012-2013
    Interactive Learning Tool for Graphic Design Department.
    The project started developing in Drupal environment but it was converted to Wordpress.
  • Freelancer, CWAE, Center for Wellness and Achievement in Education, San francisco, 2011
    Consulting structuring and launching the site. This includes designing their current logo.
  • Web Programmer and Technology Consultant, Tasmena - MenaLabs Media, Dubai, Jan. 2009–2011
    Building Tasmena's very first conference website and consulting job in 2011. Also participated in the conference and activities: Tasmena works to increase the awareness of design as it contributes to daily life; to make design accessible at an individual level and to establish the role of individuals as necessary, active contributors to city-making for a sustainable future.
  • Lecturer of Digital Arts at Gavilan College, Feb. 2009 to Dec. 2010
    Teaching introduction to Digital Media, which is heavily focused on internet social media and web development utilizing Adobe Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Final Cut Pro and other software packages. Focused on teaching server file management, UI design, hands-on coding HTML experience, image manipulation, and web standards. And most importantly students learned the process of developing ideas creatively.
  • Web Developer at San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau Non-profit Organization, Oct. 2005 to Aug. 2008.
    Content management and developing of sanjose.org. Other various responsibility including implementation of third party engine. (API): Artsopolis, Travelocity, Google Map, MapNetwork and email blasting newsletters. My main duties are supporting Sales team and promote San Jose. This includes assisting travelers, residents, meeting planners to San Jose McEnery Convention Center.
    Utilizing PHP, phpMyAdmin, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS, XHTML, Macromedia Studio MX, Photoshop CS, PDF, FTP Clients, Illustrator, Outlook, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Video Related Software.
  • Computer Lab Assistance at RTVF Department, Aug. 2003 to May 2005.
    Assisting the instructor and Students with Various Applications for Multi Production: Macromedia Studio MX 2004, Photoshop, ImageReady, SoundEdit16, CoolEdit Pro, Audacity, FileZilla, Final Cut HD, Premiere Pro, Media Cleaner, iDVD, Network Problem Solving.
  • Editor of Switch Journal for New Media Art CADRE (On-line Publication: http://switch.sjsu.edu) 2003-2004
  • Web Specialist at MSI (Megatronix System International, INC,) April 2000 to July 2000.
    Working directly with clients to create websites utilizing Deamweaver, Flash, and various graphic software
  • Created an ad Banner for AOM French Airlines, Mar. 2000.
    Utilizing Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Fireworks, and Ulead GIF.

Teaching Experience:

  • Spring 2016
    Workshop, DMA Department, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
  • 2009 - 2010
    Lecturer, Various web software, San Jose Learning Center, San Jose CA
  • Spring 2014
    Workshop, DMA Department, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
  • 2009 - 2010
    Lecturer, Digital Art/Media, Dreamweaver, Gavilan College, Gilroy, CA
  • 2004 - 2005
    Teaching Assistant, Digital/video Media San Jose State University of Art and Design, San Jose, CA
  • 2003 - 2005
    Teaching Assistant/Lab Assistance, Internet Production course, San Jose State University of Department of Radio, TV, Video, and film, San Jose, CA
  • 2004
    Teaching Assistant/Lab Assistance, Introduction to Flash, San Jose State University of
    Department of Radio, TV, Video, and film, San Jose, CA

Computer Skills:

Not limited to but most familiar with

PHP, phpMyAdmin, MySQL, HTML, CSS, jQuery JavaScript, and various Adobe Products: Premiere, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesgin, Pagemaker, Director, Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, and other Internet related software. Also Familiar with WordPress and Drupal

Memberships:

2007 - present The Works
2006 - present Ars Virtua (One of founding members)
2005 - present ;nbsp
2005 - 2007 San Jose Museum of Art
2000 San Diego Museum