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Kendall T ynes

kendalltynes.com e. kendalltynes@gmail.com t. 347.439.1048

Summary

Creative, talented, witty New York City based designer with three years of working experience in architectural design. Seeks a position that utilizes current skill set as well as provides an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

Skill Set

Adobe Creative Suite | Autocad | Revit, Rhinoceros + V-Ray, Sketchup | Basic Web Programming | Microsoft Office | RFP (New Business) Writing | Freehand Sketching

Education

Parsons the New School for Design | Architectural Design BFA, ‘10 | Dean’s List, Fall ‘08 - Spring ‘10 Awards School of Constructed Environments Honor, ‘10 Projects selected to the Parsons archive ‘08*, ‘09*, ‘10 *Spring and Fall semesters

Experience

C&G Partners LLC, New York, NY www.cgpartnersllc.com Designer, October 2010 - November 2013 Part of a small team within a multi-specialty design studio. Work included signage and wayfinding projects, environmental graphics, exhibitions and proposal writing, Clients include: National September 11 Memorial & Museum, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, new US Embassy in London and the National Opera & Library of Greece (with Renzo Piano Building Workshop) Morris Sato Studio, New York, NY Intern/Architectural Designer, June 2010 - October 2010 Team member on YN-13 House and Soula House, two residential projects located in Shelter Island, NY. Played a key role in the historical renovation of the Pon-Rubert Residence at One Fifth Avenue in New York City. Lead designer on trade show exhibits for DuPont, including ICFF 2010. Metropolis Magazine, New York, NY Design Intern, February 2010 - June 2010 Assisted in the design of information graphics, setting typography, and creating editorial illustrations. Parsons the New School of Design, New York, NY School of Constructed Environments (SCE) Michael Kalil Endowment Committee Intern, June 2009 - April 2010 SCE Web Administrator, September 2008 - March 2010

Honors & Awards

Museumwise Award C&G Partners’ exhibit Worked/Wild, which interprets the harshly beautiful landscape of the Adirondacks and its history at the Essex County Historical Society, received a Merit Award from Museumwise.

Professional References

Amy Siegel, Partner 212.532.4460 Scott Plunkett, Associate Partner 212.532.4460

C&G Partners LLC amy@cgpartnersllc.com C&G Partners LLC scott@cgpartnersllc.com


12 November 2013 To: Fr:

Whom it may concern regarding Kendall Tynes Keith Helmetag, partner keith@cgpartnersllc.com Amy Siegel, partner Amy@cgpartnersllc.com

This letter is offered with C&G Partners whole-hearted endorsement of Kendall Tynes for your consideration as a multi-faceted architect/ designer with additional skills. First, we wish to underscore that C&G Partners has released Ms.Tynes solely as a result of not having the high level work that can utilizes her talents and in no way reflective of Kendall’s acumen. This decision has not come easily and it is a setback to us, but offers an opportunity for Kendall to further expand her horizons and resume with the next job. C&G Partners is a multi-disciplined design practice that seeks out architects with a broad passion for design and the content (history, religion, art, science, finance, sports, music...) that defines our projects. In the three-year tenure that Kendall was with us we have received a Museumwise award for her work on an exhibit for the Essex County Historical Society and extensive accolades. We wish here to highlight a few of the important sign/ branded place, print graphic, media and exhibit commissions that have benefited from her contribution--the new Yankee AAA Scranton/ Wilkes-Barre PNC Field; the National Opera & Library of Greece (in collaboration with Renzo Piano); the new American Embassy in London (in collaboration with Kieran Timeberlake Architects); the University of Maryland Medical Center; Scenic Hudson’s West Point Foundry Preserve and 9/11 Memorial and Museum to name a few. C&G Partners seeks out designers that can become renaissance. Kendall came to us from a solid architecture academic background. While at C&G Partners, she embraced the additional talents-- Photoshop rendering with embedded media; Revit and CADD interfaces with documentation generated on the Mac and PC; 3D rendering and numerous other programs-- that allowed her to fluidly move between ideas, design practice areas and the diverse work that she encountered. She also played an active role in researching and developing content for many of the high profile commissions noted previously. Work ethic and focus are key attributes in our studio. Kendall is a flexible, congenial team player with ability to offer ideas and lead the process. Client interaction and new business acumen are integral to achieving the best in design. Kendall has played an active and value-added role in many proposals during her stay. We have offered Kendall work on an as needed basis and when our situation improves and if she might so desire, Kendall would be welcomed back at C&G Partners. In the interim, whoever is graced by her employment will benefit. In sum, Kendall Tynes has C&G Partners 100%+ endorsement and feel free to call, e-mail or write for further specific support of her talents. With best regards,

Keith Helmetag Partner

Amy Siegel Partner


KT Kendall T ynes PORTFOLIO

kendalltynes.com e. kendalltynes@gmail.com t. 347.439.1048


brooklyn botanic garden Brooklyn, New York

A comprehensive orientation, directional wayfinding and mapping system at Brooklyn Botanic Garden. The new signs feature sleek, polished porcelain enamel faces, set within custom, cast bronze armatures that evoke the Garden’s austere, late 19th century fixtures, with stark directional lettering providing an instantly recognizable graphic contrast to the grounds.

Firm: C&G Partners LLC | Role: Architectural Designer | Photos: C&G Partners LLC


Aetna Theater Avery Court Museum Cafe

Wadsworth atheneum Hartford, Connecticut

Architectural Designer of a major rebranding, wayfinding and environmental graphics program for Wadsworth Atheneum, one of the most venerable major art museums in New England. A media-driven program of databasecentered signs, donor programs and directionals is underway, bolstered by an extensive set of graphics standards.

Firm: C&G Partners LLC | Role: Architectural Designer | Photos: C&G Partners LLC


PNC FIELD SCRANTON/WILKESBARRE YANKEES Scranton, Pennsylvania

Signage and graphics program at PNC Field in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, home of the Scranton/Willkes-Barre Railriders, the New York Yankees’ Triple-AAA affiliate. The signage system echos the minimalist designs at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, scaled to the more intimate minor league setting, with comprehensive graphic standards and PNC Bank branding set tastefully throughout. The sign program also builds upon the stadium’s private suites and on-site Mohegan Sun Club.

Firm: C&G Partners LLC | Role: Architectural Designer, Graphic Designer, Photographer | Photos: C&G Partners LLC


Winner of a Museumwise Award

worked/wild adirondack history center essex count y historical societ y Elizabethtown, New York

A permanent exhibit for this renowned regional museum and history center. Through extensive iterative workshops with local community members and historians, Worked/Wild was born, using detailed personal histories to explore the tenuous relationship between human settlements and the rugged upcountry Adirondack environment, populated since pre-Revolutionary times and long a haven for cross-country skiers, hikers, and for summer recreation along Lake Champlain. The Historical Society’s extensive archives of original photographs, source documents, and historical artifacts were fully utilized to show the delicate balance that still exists in this landscape of extreme hardships and extreme beauty, and the uniquely resourceful citizenry’s often desperate approaches to working and civilizing this land over four centuries.

Firm: C&G Partners LLC | Role: Exhibit Designer, Graphic Designer, Architectural Designer | Photos: C&G Partners LLC


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