Inquisitive every moment of the day. Multi-disciplinary artist and designer with exceptional collaborative capabilities as well as strong individual work ethic and vision. Thrives in interpersonal communication and relations. Well developed conceptual mindset; knowledgeable and refined visual aesthetic. Abilities to plan and execute large scale projects, events, and ideas; detail oriented with strict respect to time, capital, and work environment. Well traveled, open-minded, cultured
LILI A. ARNOLD custom design elements
August 2011 - August 2011
Working on freelance projects both digital, 2D, and 3D. Focused on collaborative projects Recent projects include a 20 foot mural at new New York restaurant, Bakehouse NYC. Created and launched jewelry line, Gold Soul, which is sold on Etsy.com as well as personal jewelry website, www.goldsouljewelry.com.
R. Blitzer Gallery
January 2010 - January 2011
Worked closely with Robert Blitzer in his widely renowned fine art gallery. Single handedly organized a show in June 2011 titled “The 2011 Creative Collective”, a show of eight UCSC art students and five of the professors who have inspired them. Organized a scholarship for two Santa Cruz High School students with 12.5% of show sales and donations. Advertised in local papers, on UCSC events calendar, a catalyst for the gallery and its success.
August 2010 - August 2011
Cubico is a Silicon Valley media group working to provide its clients with effective marketing and publicity campaigns. As an intern, duties included designing T-shirts for the clothing line associated with Cubico, Tres Royale. Additional experience was achieved in event planning and PR.
Co-Designer/Editor of Viz Inter-Arts Magazine
August 2010 - July 2011
Viz Inter-Arts is an art magazine created by Roxi Power Hamilton, a professor, artist and performer. Viz. Inter-Arts publishes work that explores the relationship between the arts. Aside from resonating with the word “visual,” the title seeks to establish a correspondence between genres through collaboration, juxtaposition, and hybridization. Duties and responsibilities included designing page layouts from existing media as well as original graphics and text. Focus on typography and text structure. Assisted in artist relations and communication.
Qualifications & Certifications
University of California, Santa Cruz