My name is Ysis

I am a professional graphic artist

Adobe Creative Cloud

Proficient in Adobe Indesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator, with understanding of print production.

Web Development / Email Marketing

Fluent in HTML/CSS, Dreamweaver and a working knowledge of Wordpress.

Motion Graphics / Video

Knowledge of Video editing software Premiere Pro, Final Cut X and After Effects.

Employment History

Lord and Taylor - Senior Production Artist

In this role I was in charged with the creation of templates for the retailer’s marketing collateral. In addition I was the leader in quality control for the release of print files by defining our internal sign-off process in which the files are pre-flighted for print.

John Jay College - Graphic Designer

As the graphic designer for the college I created Annual reports and produced the layout for the Graduate and Undergraduate Course Bulletins as well as various marketing materials and the email newsletter.

Intrepid Museum - New Media Designer

As the museum’s New Media designer I was responsible for their museum exhibition signage, website updates, event and email marketing design and mailing list management.

The Apollo Theater - Art Director

By far one of my most creative positions as an Art Director for the venue. I was in total control of the look and feel for the marketing of all concerts and community events. The theater had also undergone a million dollar renovation to digitize its marquee and add LCD screens in which I designed the motion graphics for.

Education

M.S. New York University

I received my graduate school degree in 2009 in Integrated Digital Media.

B.A. The City College of New York

I received my undergraduate degree from City College in Electronic Design
and Multimedia.

Contact

Please contact me to discuss new opportunities.

ysisjames@gmail.com
347.850.2791