Julia Massimino

Freelance Illustrator, Nature Animal Illustrator, & More

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Location:Lucerne, Switzerland
Website: http://www.juliammassimino.com/
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/juliamassimino
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4 Skills
$20
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EDUCATION

Kingston University, London – BA (Hons) Illustration and Animation
2013 - 2016

Farbemühle, Switzerland – Foundation Certificate in Art and Design
2012 - 2013

Lincoln Community School, Accra, Ghana
2001 - 2012

CERTIFICATES AND ACHIEVEMENTS

BA Hons Illustration Animation, Kingston University, London
2016

Foundation Certificate in Art and Design, Farbemühle, Switzerland
2013

International Baccalaureate Diploma, Lincoln Community School, Ghana
2012

EXPERIENCE

Environment 360, Ghana
June 2016 – September 2016

Freelance work
A book of 10 black and white illustrations of wildlife and plants native to Ghana – each drawing accompanied with written researched text
Designed layout of book

Distributed among 20 different schools in Ghana participating in the
recycling program.

Unbelievable Power, Degree Exhibition at the House of Vans, London
June 2016 – July 2016

Participated in exhibiting work, Invisible Forests.
Part of the marketing team promoting the exhibition.

InkPudding, London
August 2013 – May 2016

Work experience with a freelance graphic designer
Preparing packages for delivery and editing cards
Designing logos
Using Illustrator and Photoshop

Lauren Baker Art, London
May 2015 – August 2015

Artists Assistant – Assisting artist Lauren Baker with projects and help in the studio

Victoria & Albert Installation
- Helped with prep & removal: research, design, production
- Performance in installation: hosting, performing, delivering

Warner Brothers Batman
- Crystallisation; had to work to a short deadline

The Ivy Solo Show (members club)
- Helped with prep: design, production
- Take down of the show: transporting artwork from exhibition back to the
studio

Creating new designs for shark piece

Designing online and "about the artist" flyers using Photoshop and InDesign

Crystallisation for Save the Wild Tigers

Help in the studio
- getting supplies
- organising studio space
- arranging artwork in studio

Freud Museum, London
May 2015 – October 2015

Participated in exhibiting work for The Festival of the Unconscious.
A collaborative project.

At Your Service, London
2013 - 2014

High-end event catering such as at ASCOT, Royal Albert Hall, The Old Vick and The Savoy
Worked as a waitress, hostess of private boxes and back of house kitchen

Brunner - Printing and Media, Switzerland
2010
Helped design ideas for logos

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Roots & Shoots, Environmental Group, Ghana
2011-2012 Team Leader, Publicists

Habitat For Humanity, Ghana
2010-2011

Osu Children Home, Orphanage, Ghana
2009-2010

LANGUAGE

English: native language
Swiss-German: fluent (speaking)
German: intermediate (speaking, reading), basic (writing)
French: intermediate (speaking, reading, and writing)

PERSONAL INTERESTS

Nature/Wildlife
Environment
Art; creating & collecting
Yoga
Traveling
Reading