Laura Ganem GRAPHIC ARTIST www.lauraganem.com / email@example.com 1 (347) 757 1504
SUMMERY My experience comes from Art Directing, Designing and Developing eye-catching images using graphic design, photography, video and illustration elements for print, video and web campaigns. I like to conceptualize each project using mood-boards, sketches and collages.
WORK EXPERIENCE VIDEO EDITOR, MAY 2013-NOW - Assisting with the edit of the smartphone app clips, audio and B-Roll elements for the TV series Graceland; editing with music one Maidenform backstage video and I was in charge of taking the still images for Judd’s foundation documentary videos at Shellac.
ART DIRECTOR/PHOTOGRAPHER, 2007-2013 NEW YORK - SVA Collaboration with the CFDA incubator Timo Weiland developing a Muck for the Pre-fall 2013 Campaign - Execution of the Product and Social Event photographs at Lladró for e-branding proposes MEXICO CITY - In charge of the design of the logo, graphic and packaging design, Product Shoots and POP branding and marketing used at Wallmart’s stores (Bodega Aurrera) for TOUCH accessories - Create the logo, promotional design and product shots for Tessy Gourmet - Colaborating with Reconecta magazine to create graphic elements and portraiture photography - Hired by TDM Arquitectos to do the interior photography of their last projects to be used for their personal catalog and print publications in different important magazines. INTERIOR DESIGNER, 2005-2007 - In TDM Arquitectos I was in charge of the furniture and decorative elements for the renovations of different Camino Real Hotels and the Aqua Hotel in Acapulco. - In Grupo Angeles I was in charge of the coordination and supervision of several renovations and new developments for the chain Camino Real Hotels and Multiva Banc.
EDUCATION SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS, NEW YORK - MPS, Fashion Photography (2012-2013) - Advertising and Graphic Design (2008 & 2012) ANAHUAC SUR UNIVERSITY, MEXICO CITY - BFA, Architecture (2000-2005) ACADEMIA DE ARTES VISUALES, MEXICO CITY - Continuing education in Photography NEW YORK UNIVERSITY, NEW YORK - Continuing education in Marketing and Advertising (2008) PARSONS, NEW YORK - Continuing education in Graphic Design and Art (2005, 2008 & 2012)
PUBLICATIONS AND EXHIBITIONS ACADEMIA DE ARTES VISUALES, MEXICO CITY - Selected to be one of the three promotional ,postcards for the Summer 2012 courses. - Participate in the School Exhibition in 2007, TDM ARQUITECTOS -Interior photography of the Apartment in Reforma 222 in Mexico City used for the interview in ENTREMUROS magazine (2012) -And The Blue Bar Camino Real Pedregal Hotel in Mexico City for ArquiTK magazine (2008)
SOFTWARE ADOBE CS6: Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge, Indesign and After Effects, Lightroom 4, Final Cut Studio 7, Final Cut X 10, MS OFFICE SUITE LANGUAGES Spanish (native language) & fluent English