SUSAN HOLLAND NEW YORK FASHION WEEK S17 - 2016

Assisted backstage at the PHELAN show with set up, maintenance of hair and make up stations, storage spaces and appearance of the show venue. Maintained guest flow, aiding the distribution of looks for models, Inventory and distribution of in house production items for the designer and running general occurring errands throughout.

MOBILE UI/UX INTERN AT SEVENROOMS INC.; NEW YORK - 2016

10 week compensated internship at a thriving hospitality start-up, working directly with Sophia the mobile UI/UX designer. I was involved on a number of projects that included creating a patterns library of the UX wireframe, creating animations for release emails and website assets, updating onboarding documents, QA testing, and also new exploring UI for the iPhone and iPad actuals.

ART EXPO; NEW YORK - 2015

Compensated Intern at the annual art expo where over 400 hundred contemporary artists are able to exhibit their work, bringing the biggest publishers, galleries and collectors face to face with them. The worlds largest fine art market-place.

INTERN AT SUITE1521; NEW YORK - 2014

Suite1521 is an intimate retail shopping experience on the upper east side of manhattan. The salon has a relaxed atmosphere for customers and I was available for private consultations. I was also in charge of handling the organization of all the inventory and merchandise, packaging and primarily customer service.

TEXTILE DESIGN INTERN AT TAFFARD FABRICS; NEW YORK - 2014

Taffard is an editor and manufacturer of ultra-high end textiles for home furnishings. Their fabrics are sort after by the world’s most discerning interior designers and architects for the most prominent of hotels and private residences. I was working very closely with the head designer Mrs. Shivani Dugar and I spent 11 weeks producing custom designs for the factory that produced the embroidered swatches of fabrics for the clients.

SPRING STUDIOS NEW YORK FASHION WEEK - 2014

Assisted backstage at the Michael Kors show set up, maintenance of hair and make up stations, storage spaces and appearance of venues. Maintained guest flow, aiding the distribution of uniforms for co-volunteers, Inventory and distribution of in house production items amongst Spring’s designers and running occurring errands throughout.

ACHIEVEMENTS

Parsons The New School for Design Deans Scholarship - 2013 - 2017

North American Invitational Model United Nations delegate - 2013

Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award - 2011

The Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music Award (Piano / Flute) - 2011

EDUCATION

Parsons The New School for Design, New York 

Studio Art Centers International, Florence / Spring 2016

BFA Visual Communication Design and Creative Entrepreneurship