Jonathan Cunningham

Visual Communication Designer/Type Nerd

Education

2007 - 2010

BA STUDIO ART, California State University Channel Islands

2000 - 2007

PHOTOGRAPHY/COMMERCIAL ART , Moorpark College


Experience

June 2016 – Present
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, KwickieTV, Los Angeles

Creating new shows for the original content division of the kwickie platform: created show concepts, the visual identity, show titles, graphics and sound design. Designed and developed all of the kwickie/kwickieTV/aSync websites.

July 2015 – May 2016
UI/WEB DESIGNER, NKP Medical, Los Angeles

Web layout, interface design and wire-framing of full websites customized to individual doctor speci cations, utilizing UX best practices for mobile and desktop environments. Worked alongside developers to deliver websites that excelled visually and functionally.

March 2014 – May 2015
ART DIRECTOR/GRAPHIC DESIGNER, CauseForce, Los Angeles

Art directed new event—OneWalk to Conquer Cancer in Toronto, and the rebrand of Weekend to End Women’s Cancer in Montreal.” Worked as part of a design team responsible for designing marketing materials, websites, emails, print and television advertising and event signage for athletic events throughout Canada, Australia and the US.

May 2013 – Dec 2013/May 2015 – August 2015
CONSULTING DESIGNER, ALM, New York

In support of 20+ regional and national brands, created marketing and advertising campaigns for print and digital markets. Deliverables included publications, magazines, and web-based content.

Aug 2011 – Apr 2013
ASSOCIATE CREATIVE DESIGNER, Upsilon Ventures, New York

Designed and oversaw production/installation of all printed and digital collateral, advertising, and all other visual media. Main projects included Citi Pond, Celsius Restaurant, and The Holiday Shops at Bryant Park.

Jun 2010 – Feb 2011
COLOR PRINT PRODUCTION SPECIALIST, CyberCopy, Westlake Village

Manage production of all color print jobs.


Skills I will never forget

Extensive knowledge of 35mm, medium format, and digital cameras. Studio photography and lighting for both portrait and still life/product. InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Fireworks, Sketch, Af nity Designer, InVision, Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, Sublime Code, SketchUp, with just a hint of HTML and CSS (I made all of this).


Awards

2016

STREAMY AWARD, BRAND CAMPAIGN: Writing with Grace, Grace Helbig (AT&T) Art Department, Production Assistant

2010

SAGE PUBLICATIONS STUDENT RESEARCH AWARD Focus: The Braceros of Ventura County


Exhibitions

2012

20 YEARS OF BRYANT PARK, Curated photography group exhibition, Bryant Park, New York

2011

FOCUS: THE BRACEROS OF VENTURA COUNTY, Ventura County Museum

2010

FOCUS: THE BRACEROS OF VENTURA COUNTY, CSU Channel Islands