MARÍA DEL CARMEN LAMADRID ZAMORA St. Villa Flores E-7 Los Frailes Sur Guaynabo, Puerto Rico 00969 Phone number: 787.308.6459 E-mail: email@example.com Education B.F.A. Major in Imagen y Diseño Magna Cum Laude GPA 3.72 Graduated on June 2009 Escuela de Artes Plásticas De Puerto Rico Three credits approved on Micromanaging in the DECEP, UPRRP High School Diploma GPA 3.36 Graduated on May 2004 Colegio Marista, Guaynabo Puerto Rico.
Professional Experience Rocket Learning Art Director
Hato Rey, Puerto Rico Oct. 2009 –
Rocket Learning is a Puerto Rican company form under The No Child Left Behind Act. My primary function is to lead a team of three designers and one illustrator thru the process of creating 15 magazines around the theme selected for the year. Also to shape the curriculum design by a team of educators so it can appeal to the young demographic it targets. Direct workflow creating templates for each curriculum (the curriculum is divided Spanish, English and Mathematics. Each is divide by levels: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grades, 5-6 grades, 7-9 grades and 10-12 grades.) Talleres de Arte Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico Instructor
San Juan, Puerto Rico Oct. 2009 –
In collaboration with local artist Francisco Bacó, we developed a course titled “Diseño Contemporáneo de Personajes” or Contemporary Character Design. Students learned how to take their 2D character drawing and translate them into a 3D paper sculpture and a flash animation.
Rubberband Freelance Designer
San Juan, Puerto Rico Sept. 2008 – Sept. 2009
Work as a freelance, designing the re-opening exhibition and applications for Casa Roig
Museum, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Humacao Campus. Define the look and feel of the event by developing a series of floating sheer fabrics, anchor by vinyl text on the walls. Other applications developed were the invitation, commemorative postage, and a work table with the blue prints of the original house, remodeling and future remodeling.
Talleres de Verano Escuela de Artes Plásticas Instructor
San Juan, Puerto Rico Jun. 2009
Developed a course titled “Creación de Personaje Tridimensional” were the students were taken step by step thru the process of creating their own three-dimensional characters. Students learned how to take their 2D drawings and translate them into 3D paper sculptures modifying templates to fit their needs.
Gretchen del Carmen Studios Freelance Designer
Río Piedras, Puerto Rico Jun. 2008 – Oct. 2008
Design digital photo albums with photographs taken by photographer Gretchen del Carmen. Define a story to link the images and create a theme to permeate through the spreads of the album. Work on photographs ranged from touch up to heavy manipulation, cleaning the photographs from imperfections.
Aerial Architectural Photography, Inc. Freelance Photography manipulator
San Juan, Puerto Rico Oct. 2007 – Sept. 2008
Employed editing aerial photographs of industrial and urban areas under construction in Puerto Rico. Main job was to manage color settings and prepare photographs for print and web.
Centro de Diseño de la Escuela de Artes Plásticas Designer
San Juan, Puerto Rico Mar. 2007 – Nov. 2007
Worked as a designer and lead-designer on the first Design Agency in Puerto Rico created within a University. This agency served as a work lab where students worked in Horizontal Organization in order to acquire experience in all the aspects of a Design business. Assisted in projects for Walmart/Sam’s club and “Lee y Sueña”. Manage projects for Salvation Army, “La Fundación Banco Popular” and “Ateneo del Caribe”.
Exhibition Record 2009
Exhibición de Graduandos 2009, Cuartel de Ballajá, San Juan Puerto Rico. Custom Munny Show. Circa Labs 2009 in Plaza las Americas, San Juan Puerto Rico. Invitation.
Annual Exhibition of the Image and Design Department, Escuela de Artes Plásticas de Puerto Rico, San Juan Puerto Rico. Juried exhibition. Exhibition Escuela de Artes Plásticas, Río Mar Beach Resort, Río Grande Puerto Rico. Invitation.
Annual Exhibition of the Image and Design Department Part 2 Escuela de Artes Plásticas de Puerto Rico, San Juan Puerto Rico. Juried exhibition. Annual Exhibition of the Image and Design Department Part 1 Escuela de Artes Plásticas de Puerto Rico, San Juan Puerto Rico. Juried exhibition. Afila el Lápiz/ El dibujo como obra final, Annual Exhibition of the Paint Department Escuela de Artes Plásticas de Puerto Rico, San Juan Puerto Rico. Juror: Ada Bobonis.
Filosofía, Escuela de Artes Plásticas de Puerto Rico, San Juan Puerto Rico. Collective.
Industria y Comercio Pro Reciclaje (ICPRO), JMD Communication, Río Piedras Puerto Rico Jurors: Javier Laureano (secretary ICPRO), Manuel Bermudez (president Colegio de Arquitectos), Carlos Davila (artist), Dr. Ruben Rios Avila (Literature Professor, UPR), Mario Hernandez (Design Supervisor), Chiara Merino (Content Director) and Jose Rivera (executive director ICPRO). Honorific Mention.
El Ex Libris: Parallel exhibition to the Trienal Poligráfica de San Juan Touring exhibition: Escuela de Artes Plásticas de Puerto Rico, Escuela de Bellas Artes de Carolina, Escuela Central de Artes Visuales, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Universidad del Sagrado Corazón, Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico, Recinto Universitario de Mayagüez. Juried exhibition. Certamen Postal Navideña Escencia y Tradición 2004 COSVI, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Juried exhibition. Honorific Mention.
Navidarte 2002 J Walter Thompson, Hato Rey, Puerto Rico. Juried exhibition.
Publications “Creando Vínculos” o “Creando vínculos entre el personaje de una animación y el espectador.” Orificio, Volum 6. 2009. 26-29.
Travel/Foreign Languages Spoken Write/ Read/ Speak Spanish