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Christian Eldridge

Freelance Illustrator, Painter, & More

Location:New York, New York, United States
Phone: (516) 308-8959
4 Skills
I am a visually impaired artist who is completely able!

• Stone lithography
• Zinc Plate Etching
• Silk screening
• Lecturing & Demonstrating
• Retail Sales

Work Experience:
• Audio Visual Assistant at SVA: Supervise and assist school faculty with their technical needs
Internship History:
• Carrier Pigeon: Illustrated Fiction and Fine Art
• Guttenberg Arts
Group Exhibition History:
• The Tangibles, The Shoestring Press, Rascal Arts (company), Brooklyn, NY
• Humana Arcana, Gallery d’Arte, New York (Chelsea), NY
• Jambalaya: Senior Art Show at LaGuardia HS, New York, NY
• LaGuardia HS Semi-Annual Art Show (eight shows in total), New York, NY
Fair Experience:
• 2nd Annual Braddock Park Art Festival – demonstrated sumi nagashi (Japanese paper marbling)
• LIC Flee & Food – sold magazines, t-shirts, and prints with Carrier Pigeon: Illustration and Fine Art
• Renegade Craft Fair, Brooklyn – sold magazines, t-shirts, and prints with Carrier Pigeon: Illustration and Fine Art
Research and Art History Experience:
• “Shiva Nataraja Meets Knight, Death, and the Devil’ – essay comparing Hindu art with Northern Renaissance art
• Guest lecturer for freshman foundation class
• The Lively Arts Magazine – a LaGuardia Arts Magazine in which I was featured for four consecutive years
• Massapequa Literary Magazine – my drawing was selected to be on the cover of the annual magazine
• LaGuardia HS Alumni and Friends Award Winner in Realistic Art – certificate and monetary award provided by James Bama
• Certificate for students Awarded a Senior Show at LaGuardia HS
• Chancellor’s Endorsed Diploma for the Arts, a certificate of Advanced Designation through the Arts: Visual Arts
• Dean’s List spring 2016 semester School of Visual Arts
Commission History:
• Label and poster design, “IgottaguyPA” by Palmetto Brewing Company
Volunteer Experience:
• Women in Print: Latin America – panel talk at The 8th Floor Art Gallery
• Carrier Pigeon at Yonkers Arts Weekend
• Window Paining in The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
• Memory Project – creating portraits for youths around the world who have faced challenges
• Xavier Mission Food Pantry – food preparation for 1,000 meals
• Relay for Life – fundraiser for cancer research
• Boxes of Love – preparing care packages for the homeless.
Competition History:
• ArtsConnection - my drawing was selected to be displayed in an office building in New York City for two years