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Chao Wang

Designer/Artist

New York, NY

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Skills

InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Sketch,

UI & UX, Media, Content Creation. Graphic Design,

UX Research, MS Office suite, Marketing, Strategic Planning, Communication, Printmaking, Painting, Drawing, Ceramic.

Work Experience

HiSquare, Inc, New York, NY -- March 2021 - Present

Media Operations Specialist

  • UI Designing with Sketch and Invision for creating the company's new website that targets 15,800 registered users.

  • Deploying new features with 10% higher performance for the company's webinar.

  • Creating images and content for social media.

  • Creating newsletters with Mailchimp for clients to reach out to our members.

  • Writing and editing blogs once a week to promote events, activities, projects for clients and the company.

 

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY — September - December 2019

Internship, Marketing Department

  • Assisted the department in carrying out digital marketing campaigns.

  • Was responsible for daily tasks include monitored email inboxes, evaluated auction requests, and analyzed visitor feedback.

  • Leaded competitive research and tracking.

  • Assisted digital marketing with the storyboard and publishing.

  • Assisted annual events include the Guggenheim International GALA. 

 

Ball State University, Muncie, IN — January 2017 - May 2018

Graduate Assistant, Marketing Department

  • Researched and edited for the academic papers.

  • Was responsible for students' assignments and class performance.

  • Was responsible for office work and design work.

 

Ball State University, Muncie, IN — May 2015 - May 2016

Student Assistant, Sociology Department

  • Was responsible for design work includes the poster, board card, postcard, and brochure.

  • Assisted office work includes greeting customers, calling, paperwork, and office software.

 

Bookmark Café, Muncie, IN — January 2013 - December 2015

Service

  • Served drinks to the customers.

  • Was Responsible for design and promotions.

 

Professional Experience

MotorMVB — Designer (May 2017 - May 2018)

  • Created promotional graphics for social media.

  • Grew the social media campaign with empathy research and performance analysis.

David Owsley Museum of Art — Strategic Planner (May 2017 - May 2018)

  • Used Design Thinking Strategy to create a marketing plan for the museum.

  • Created posters, brochures, and postcards with InDesign and Photoshop.

 

Professor Garfield Foundation — Designer & Translator (Jan. 2017 - May 2017)

  • Built a digital literacy curriculum for children k-5.

  • Designed and managed the design thinking session with stakeholders to brainstorm the content of Professor Garfield’s project.

  • Designed the low fidelity to high fidelity protocols of Professor Garfield’s website interface.

  • Translated news and promotional materials of Garfield from Chinese to English.

 

Education

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY 

Master of Fine Arts in Painting (2018-2020)

Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Master of Arts in Emerging MediaDesign & Development (2016-2018)

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting(2012-2016)

Bachelor of Arts in Advertising(2011-2016)


Solo Exhibitions

2020 “From the Microorganism to Artificial Intelligence”,Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY (Cancelled due to COVID-19)

Selected Exhibitions

2021 “Emergent Poise,” Culture Lab LIC, Long Island City, NY

2020 “Inheritance,” Super Dutchess Gallery, New York, NY

2020 Inferences With Ursula K. Le Guin, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NY (cancelled due to covid-19)

2019 “What a Woman” Exhibition, Artosina Gallery, New York, NY

2019 “The 8 Elements” Exhibition, Van Der Plas Gallery, New York, NY

2019 “February People’s Choice” Salon Show, The Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2019 “Open Studios,” The Pfizer Building, 630 Flushing Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

2019 “Welcome Back Show,” Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2018 Welcome Back Show, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2013 “115th Annual Exhibition”, Richmond Art Museum, Richmond, IN 

 

Publishing

“Inferences with Ursula K. Le Guin.” by Yasmeen Siddiqui. Pratt Institute Fine Art. First printing edition, 2020.

Studio Visit Magazine, volumes 49 & 50, oncoming.

Interview

“The Science of Dreams,” by Neolani Kirschner, The American Scholar, September 7, 2020

 

Volunteer Experience

Burris Laboratory School, Muncie, IN

Math Tutoring | 2013

Hazelwood Christian Preschool,

Muncie, IN

Teaching Assistant | 2012


 

Awards and Honors 

Win the Diane Ferlauto Purchase Award for the Richmond Art Museum 115thAnnual Exhibition |2013

Ruth Swain Scholarship | 2013-2014

Golden Key Honor Society | 2012-2016