Curriculum Vitae

2014

Teaching: School of Art, Design and Media; Nanyang Technological University
August 2014-November 2014
Part time lecturer for core module DA1000 IEM Drawing, Visual and Communications for first year students & elective module DA2000 Applied Drawing for second to forth year students.
Teaching: Illustrations Workshop at Hwa Chong Junior College
A 6-week workshop with students from the Art Club of Hwa Chong Junior College to produce various illustrations, with lectures and critiques weekly.
Teaching: External Advisor for FYP illustration students at NAFA
15 hours of instruction, one-on-one consultations with students regarding their FYP projects.
Book Layout: The Work of Art - Its Process of Becoming, Anders Kolle
Book Layout Design, Cover Design, Author: Anders Kolle
Book Layout: The Awakening Child Re-reading Kleist, Matthias Goertz
Book Layout Design.
Book Layout: On Fidelity; or, will you still love me tomorrow…, Jeremy Fernando
Book Layout Design, Cover Design, Author: Jeremy Fernando
Book Layout: Beyond Reflection, Anders Kolle
Book Layout Design, Cover Design, Author: Anders Kolle
Illustration: Mascot for Mig33
Mascot design for Mig33's revamp
Animation: Transition of Mig33 to Migme Corporate Animation
45 Second Animation to express the transition of company name.
Design:  Name card design for SD Architects
Redesigning of letterhead and name cards for architecture company SD Architects
Film Editing: Villains + Google
Editing a video production for Villains and Google.

2013

Illustration: Prestige Magazine Singapore

12 Zodiacs designed for the horoscope page
Book Layout: Two be or not to be, identity as dissemination of doubles, Anders Kolle
Book Layout Design, Author: Anders Kolle
Book Cover: Squirrel Haus, Dustin Hellberg
Book Cover Design, Author: Dustin Hellberg
Book Layout: Unapologetically Insane Tales, Zed Yeo
General Book Layout, Author: Zed Yeo
Illustration: IDEO
Illustration for concept panels.

2012

Illustraion: IDEO
Illustrations for presentation panel for IDEO
Web Set up: Asia Pacific Science Technology Society Network
Wordpress website www.apstsn.org and www.apstsn2013.com + branding
Corporate Branding: Vickers Venture Pte Ltd
Corporate Branding design for online presence and collaterals.
Graphic: Propellerfish + Savant Degrees + Coastes Singapore Sentosa
Corporate Branding design for new properties under Coastes Singapore.
Teaching: Module Artist-in-Residence at Tembusu College; National University of Singapore
Module instructor in craftwork and diorama building for "Climate Change" semester module at Tembusu College, with 230 plus students.
Game: Artists-in-Residence at Tembusu College, National University of Singapore
Setting up tstudios with Tembusu faculty, and producing & developing "Tembusu Bemused: The Tree Chapter" from February 2102 to July 2012
Animation: Freyalove
Introduction video for website Singapore start-up Freyalove: a matchmaking web service.
Book Layout: On Reading: Form, Fictionality, Friendship, Jeremy Fernando
Book Layouts for an edited book by Jeremy Fernando
Animation: Multimedia People
A series of animations for interactive surface to be used in Maritime exhibition.
Illustration: IDEO, Singapore
Illustrations for IDEO's project
Web Design: Consultionary
Mock ups for web search tool for local start-up Consultionary

2011

Internship: Studio Soi, Ludwigsberg, Germany
Internship as a set builder for "The Gruffalo's Child" film production in Studio Soi. 
January-March 2011
Design: Kolibri
Layout Designer for Corporate Collaterals
Design: Proteus Technologies and Search Ventures
UI & Graphic Design for Ipad Application
Illustration: IDEO, Singapore
Illustrator
Design: LIMTIX
Brand concept and collaterals designer
Design: Flocations.com
Graphic Designer and User Interface Layout Designer
Set Building: Studio Soi, Ludwigsburg
Set Building design work for production "Gruffalo's Child"
Game: Shyalala + Nexus Connexion.sg
Game Creator and Artist and team leader for educational serious game "Jimmyfish" on energy saving and environmental awareness. Awarded the July Selection Award at the Japan Media Arts Festival 2012.
Design: StockFizz, byFlo Landing page for online tool

2010

Illustration: Propellerfish + Audi China
Onsite illustrator and assistant facilitator at the Propellerfish ideation workshops for Audi China in Beijing and Changchun, China.
Illustration: Propellerfish + Audi Canada
A set of 37 illustrations for Audi.
Animation: Foound
1 minute short animation to introduce a new iPhone application. Project was completed in 1 week.
Animation: The Little Dreamer by Anila Angin
A set of 4 short animated stories based on the book titled The Little Dreamer written by Anila Angin, featuring stories and characters from the book. Animator, director and editor. www.littledreamernovel.com
Game: Lucas Foods (Asia) Ptd Ltd
Trading card game "Tooka" story writer. Sold in stores with Tooka brand Gummies.

2009

Illustration: One Imperative
Illustrations and layout designs for online magazine One Imperative (www.oneimperative.com)
Community Manager: Sound Formula
May-June
Online social media marketing to campaign Fuel and assist Managing Director for Sound Formula

2007

Online Advertisement Producer: The Real Group
December 2007 
A set of short 30 second advertising for Singapore start-up company to be aired on Youtube only. (Aired August 2008)
Student Intern/ Collaborative Content Producer: Xmedia Lab, 360 Fashion, Yolk Design Creatives
July 2007
Content producer and organiser for pilot project initiated by Xmedia Lab pioneers Brendan Harkin and Megan Elliot
Web Management 10TouchPoints project: DesignSingapore Office, Ministry of Information, Communication and the Arts
Dec-Jan 2007
Assisting the 10TouchPoints project website and online content, to aid and reply users, control feedback and assist in updating news and events on website.
Student Volunteer: Siggraph LA

2006

Artist Assistant: Singapore Biennale
Sep 2006
Art Workshop Teacher: Little Art Bug
Dec 2006
3-day art workshop for children aged 6 to 10; teaching them drawing, painting and craft work.
Traditional Myth Making Research Project: Hannes Rall, Nanyang University of Singapore, School of Art, Design and Media
2006-2007
Part of a team of 7 researching on Indian Art and the epic story of Ramayana. Dealt mostly with story outline and character history. Under Prof. Hannes Rall
Student Volunteer: Siggraph San Diego

2005

Associate Intern: DesignSingapore Office, Ministry of Information, Communication and the Arts, Singapore
May-June 2005
Design Culture; Research Unit, assistant to Assistant Director in handling the DesignSingapore Scholarships
Design Development Unit, Singapore Design Festival 2005, hosting Korean design group for a day of the event
National Junior College part-time teaching
Jan-May 2005
Conducting classes for the Year 1 and Integrated Programme 1 students; occasionally the senior students
Teacher-in-charge for the Cultural Mapping Event subsections & publicity 


Filmography

2011      Animation Jam: Crazy Horse 2011
2011     The Little Dreamer
2010      Foound: John
2008      MoonChild
2007      Touch


Publications

It’s Fiction, by Yanyun Chen
2014
A 2014 Drawing Catalogue by Yanyun Chen, where her drawings converse with Anders Kølle, Jeremy Fernando and Dustin Hellberg. ISBN: 978-981-09-2656-4

On Invisibility; or, towards a minor Jiu-Jitsu, by Jeremy Fernando
2013
Illustrations, book cover, and book layout. ISBN:978-9810743093

Scratch & Sniff, Peter van de Kamp
2010
Book layout designer and illustrator for a poetry book "Scratch & Sniff" written by Peter van de Kamp, foreword by Jeremy Fernando, edited by Lim Lee Ching, with illustrator Sara Chong. ISBN: 9780982706756

"Black Asia vol. 2" by Rajesh Hardwani
2010
As part of the graphic compilation to the 140 page graphic journal of Rajesh Hardwani's new music album "Black Asia vol. 2", alongside works by visual artists Joseph Nair, Sara Chong and Li Xiao Qian.


Education

European Graduate School, Saas Fee, Switzerland
PhD candidate 2014-2017
The Florence Academy of Art, Mōlndal, Sweden
Intensive Drawing Course 2013
Puppets in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
Marionette Carving and Puppets for animated film workshops June-August 2009
School of Art, Design, and Media, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Digital Animation (1st class honours) 2005-2009
The Animation Workshop, Viborg, Denmark
3d Character Animation Workshop January-June 2008
National Junior College, Singapore
MOE Art Elective Programme Scholarship 2003-2004


Software Literacy

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign


Language

Proficient in English and Mandarin