About

BIO

I draw cartoons and make sculptures. I also design shirts

RESUME/CV

Professional Experience

 Art on The Beat (Web series that matches up visual artists with musicians) May 2017-Present

Producer/Director/Animator for Art on The Beat Web Series

-Organize and Coordinate Production schedule

-Hiring visual artists, musicians, and crew members

-Lead episode Director

- Creates animated elements in each episode 

 

Cool Kool Shirts (Clothing Brand) 2014-Present

Creative Director/ Lead Designer/ Head of Marketing 

-Designed Cool Kool Shirts “Collection 1”clothing line

-Develop and create a series of “Dana Jones” video commercials and comics for promotional use

-Design and construct shirt displays  

 

Failed Orbit Records 2016-2017

Freelance design

-Designed t-shirt 

-Designed posters for live shows

 

 

Boxjelly Co-Working Space May 2017-Present

Front Desk & Resident Creative

-Sales and customer service 

-Schedule and Coordinate Event Space

-Setup and breakdown for events

-Maintain and clean office space 

-Develop Art related Programs

 

Ka Leo Newspaper 2015-2017

Comics Editor

-Hiring and managing cartoonists 

-Editing Comics

 

Kennedy Theater2015-2016        

Production Assistant 

-Woodworking and taking apart sets for various theatre production.

 

Education

 2018 MFA- University of Hawaii at Manoa Department of Art and Art    

                            History (area of specialization-sculpture)

 2015 BA- Denison University Department of Art and Art History

 

Exhibitions

2018  “Cool Kool Shirts Presents: Thot Collection Series 1 by Dana Jones” MFA thesis show at University of Hawaii. (group) 

2017  “Art at Large Project” at University of Hawaii at Manoa

2017  “Skate Goofs” part of “Tiny Cinema” Exhibition at Emily Davis Gallery, Akron. Ohio (Group)   

2016  “Thots Series-1” featuring artist Dana Jones at GRRIC  Contemporary, Honolulu, Hawaii (Solo)

2016  “Winter Break/ Summer Vacation” Hide Out gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii (Group)

2014  “Curiosity Ignites” Denison Art Museum, Granville, Ohio (Group)

2014 “Optica Fascinato” Denison Art department, Granville, Ohio (Solo)

 

 Related Skills

                           CS6 Flash, Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, Drawing, Screen        

                               Printing, and 2D Animation. Also comfortable with Mac and PC 

                               Computers.