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Visual Artists create images that convey a message and they may specialize in photography, film, graphic design, architecture, textiles, painting, drawing, or sculpture. Based on the most successful Visual Artist resume samples, essential skills for this job are talent, creativity, art means and principles knowledge, attention to details, networking and good communication skills. Those seeking to work as Visual Artists should be able to highlight a degree in fine arts or graphic design in their resumes.

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Visual Artist

Created conceptual, pre-production, and final product art work for online games, interactive environments, websites, and virtual events, with intermittent video and motion graphics work. This was done through pen and pencil sketches, Photoshop, Illustrator, 3Ds Max, and After effects.

  • Created digital environment sketches, models, and final renderings successfully matching the clients' design intentions for interactive web environments and virtual events
  • Effectively communicated the visual styles for online games, environments, and websites through concept illustrations and art assets
  • Matched client corporate identities and project visual schemas through the creation of customized website designs and templates, creating a seamless identity between client websites and the studio projects
  • Met tight deadlines and maintained product quality by assisting to team members with motion graphics and video editorial work when timelines and personnel became stretched thin
  • Took initiative to create and organize design templates and assets ahead of time to match with upcoming projects, allowing for greatly increased turnaround of numerous online event customizations
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BFA
Graphic Design, Illustration
2

Contemporary Visual Artist

Operated and managed inventory control on materials and supplies for art exhibits and various art pieces

  • Created contracts and estimates for customers, purchases and renting contemporary art
  • Gained extensive training in prospective drawing and abstract imaging
  • Designed a significant amount of printable designs for fashion designers and music artist album covers
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Business Administration
3

Visual Artist

Created unique 2 and 3-dimensional works of art chronicling various aspects of history in paintings, drawings, and collage/assemblages.

  • Designed brochures, pamphlets, business cards, invitations, program booklets for individual clients, organizations, and civic groups.
  • Exhibited at various community colleges, universities, and non-profit organizations.
  • Featured in 2006 Celebrating African American Art Calendar, Comda, The Calendar People.
  • Designed Christmas Ornament for the Honorable Congressman Sanford Bishop, Jr. in 2008 that was displayed on the Official White House Christmas Tree in Washington D.C., President George W. and Former First Lady Laura Bush; the theme was A Red, White, and Blue Christmas.
  • Represented Georgia in the United States Cards Project with 10 Spades design, 2012
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
19
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Fine Arts
MA
History
4

Freelance Visual Artist

Designed and built Visual Displays for fundraisers, fashion shows and concerts

  • Constructed themed entrances, stage decor, large scale floral arrangements
  • Designed and produced all relevant marketing materials
  • Created customized 2D and 3D Art for private clients and charities
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BFA
Bachelor of Fine Arts
5

Visual Artist, Cashier

Selected artwork, clothing and accessories and created displays

  • Assisted with all tasks involving daily retail business
  • Manually performed sales transactions
  • Scheduled appointments with consigners, reviewed merchandise selections, and processed new inventory
  • Coordinated relocation of store
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Self Employed Visual Artist/graphic Designer

  • Developed, designed websites via FrontPage and Dreamweaver software
  • Created and implemented corporate identity logos
  • Provided character development for a variety of book illustrations and businesses
  • Provided consultation for recommended interior and exterior beautification projects
  • Painted and sculpted fine art pieces for gallery exhibitions
  • Established lawn maintenance division for additional revenue stream
  • Invoiced and shipped products to clients
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Computer Information Systems
7

Visual Artist

  • Conduct regular studio practice; participated in exhibitions and open studios
  • Maintain database of contacts and archive of completed work
  • Utilize Adobe Photoshop extensively in artwork
  • Designed and manage artist website - www.francescapera.com
  • Produce exhibit postcards and collateral
  • Bedford Gallery Guild Award: Working In Wax: A National Juried Exhibition, May 2009
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
Painting And Printmaking
8

Resident Visual Artist

Provide high-energy visuals in a day-club environment

  • Coordinate with Tour Managers for world class DJs and design visual programs around these meetings
  • Maintain equipment and design visual content for use within the day club
  • Cocktail Server
  • Provide food and beverage service in a high-volume, fast-paced environment
  • Winner Annual Sales Contest 2008
  • Employee of the Month 2007, 2008
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Dance
BS
Psychology
MS
Occupational Therapy
9

Photographer & Visual Artist

Create unique works of art to enhance people's homes, businesses, and careers. Experienced in photographing babies, children, and families, headshots, and product shots.

  • Proficient with Adobe Photoshop for photo editing, manipulation, touchups, and more
  • Create pieces in multiple medium including digital art, photography, drawing, painting, and sculpture
  • Maintain strong sense of urgency to complete tasks efficiently and promptly to meet deadlines
  • Assisted other photographers with lighting, product and brand facing, post-production work, etc.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
10

Sales Associate/visual Artist

Provided a world class shopping experience for both first time and returning guests-keeping a mental log of each individuals needs/wants in fashion through an act of personal styling

  • Update visual display according to seasonal requirements - with rearranging of shelving and fixtures - as well as props
  • Operation of POS system
  • Stockroom organization
  • Comply with Loss Prevention Standards that would decrease percentage both internal and externally
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Theatre Arts

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