Farah Shaer

Freelance Digital Artist & Graphic Designer

Location:Los Angeles, California, United States
2 Skills
Education Providence, RI

Brown University
Modern Culture and Media Production track
Expected Date of Graduation: May 2011
Current GPA: 3.5 with Honors

Thesis Work

3d Viral Campaign September 2010 – April 2011
Conceptualized and executed a Viral campaign starring a 3D animated character created using Blender.
Media and Leadership experience Providence, RI
Brown University Student Television (BTV) www.Browntv.org October 2008 – January 2011
PR and Advertising Chair
Created Posters, Fliers, advertisements and Logos for the station.
Created and Executed viral and gorilla campaigns that effectively utilized campus and social media resources.
Machado Spanish Program House September 2009 – January 2011

Created posters for campus events.

The Post- Magazine October 2008 – May 2010
Head Illustrator
Illustrated covers for the magazine and other art.

The Contemporary Magazine September 2009 – September 2010
Cover Illustrator
Conceptualized and Illustrated this student run Political Magazine's cover

Monkey Chow Productions Summer 2010 - Present

Co-Founded a student lead animation production organization that is now made up of 2 animators, 3 writers and 6 voice actors
Conceptualized, created and illustrated Monkey Chow's first cartoon series which is in it's production process

Work Experience

Assistant to Executive producer Joshua Mamann L.A. CA. August 2011 - Present
I edit footage and help write treatments.

Al-Arabiya News Broadcasting Network Dubai, uae
Summer Intern Summer 2009
Modern Culture and Media Department Brown University Providence, RI
Photographer September 2010
Rockefeller Library Brown University Providence, RI
Technical Assistant September 2009- Present
Arabic Department Brown University Providence, RI
Teaching Assistant September 2010 – January 2011

Skills: MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel/ Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash/ Maya and Blender 3d software/ Final Cut Pro
Relevant Course work: Film and Sound classes. Advanced digital Photography. 3d animation.
Languages: Fluent: Arabic, English/ Novice : French
Interests: Photography/ 2d and 3d Animation/ Film Production/ Graphic Design/ Everything Viral/ Gaming
Skills (2) Rating
Digital Art
Graphic Design