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CV

Sky White's Resume, CV & Contact Information.


Designing brands, products and experiences in NYC.


Education

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Bachelor of Fine Arts 2014

Emphasis in Visual Communication Design

Merit Scholar 2010 – 2014

SAIC AIGA Board Member

Adobe Design Achievement Awards Semifinalist

 

Pratt Institute

Continuing Studies 2016

Product Design

 

Experience

littleBits | Assoc. Art Director

NYC  2018 – Present

Lead visual design on all Disney licensed products

Manage Designers, Photographers & Videographers

Design packaging, collateral, merchandise & displays

User research, testing & quality assurance

Art direction & production of photo shoots

Consult on physical & digital product development

 

Previously:

Senior Designer 2017

Designer 2016

Jr. Graphic Designer 2015

 

Awards:

Creative Toy of the Year 2018

 

Staten Island MakerSpace | MYF Residency

NYC  2014 - 2015

developed projects/products of personal interest

experimented with 3D printing/scanning technology

 

Freelance Graphic Designer 

NYC  2014 - 2015

designed promotional, social & informational graphics

worked on brand strategy, positioning & identity

consulted on UI/UX using wire-frames and mock-ups

 

50,000feet | Design Intern

Chicago  2014

reported to creative director Tracy West

designed presentations, campaign materials & ads

conducted visual research for brand positioning

 

SAIC Communications | Designer

Chicago  2014

developed visual concept for SAIC’s Spring Art Sale

executed art direction & design for SAIC’s Spring Art Sale

designed materials (print & digital) for production

 

SAIC Campus Life | Designer 

Chicago  2013 – 2014

designed posters for student groups & events

designed visual identity for internal campaigns

developed signage for campus navigation

helped create awareness & a sense of community

 

Skills

Adobe CC & Keynote

Publication, Type & Visual Identity Design

Art Direction & Production

Digital Photography & Retouching

3D Modeling (Rhino) & Rendering (Keyshot)

 3D Printing & Laser Cutting

Packaging Design

Product Development

Exhibition Curation, Design & Installation

Motion Graphics / Sound & Video Editing

Proficient with HTML , CSS & UI / UX

 

Exhibitions

Typeforce

Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago  2016-17

Interactive Installation

 

The Design Show

Chicago Art Department, Chicago  2014

Product / Packaging Design

 

IN/STUDIO

Rational Park Gallery, Chicago  2014

Sculpture / Graphic Design

 

SET OFF Graduate Design Show

Sullivan Galleries, Chicago  2013

3D Printed Kinetic Sculpture / 3D Design

 

NADA Art Fair

NYC  2013

3D Printed Kinetic Sculpture / 3D Design

 

The Great Refusal

Sullivan Galleries, Chicago  2012

Installation Design