press

Brookline Tab, July 2017

Jewish Boston, March 2017

Times of Israel, January 2017

My Jewish Learning, February 2016


affiliation


education

North Bennet Street School, Boston MA
Certificate in Bookbinding and Conservation, expected graduation June 2018

University of Chicago, IL
Bachelor of Arts, June 2016, GPA 3.34

Migdal Oz Seminary, Gush Etzion, Israel
Attended 2010-2012

Gann Academy High School, Waltham, MA
Diploma, June 2010


experience

Freelance Graphic Design, 2005-present

  • Conceptualize and develop designs for the web, and print (logos, books, posters, T-shirts,

    calendars, invitations, stationary)

  • Oversee the printing and production of the final product

  • Clients include: Marsons Press, Arthritis Foundation Juvenile Arthritis branch, Open Crystal Lake, Harvard Hillel, Gann Academy, University of Chicago, Yeshivat Maharat, JOFA UK & individuals

Albertine Press, Somerville MA
Intern, June-September 2015

  • Technical work preparing custom letterpress products and wholesale stock

  • Conceptual design for marketing

Jen Taylor Friedman, Montreal, Canada
Intern, June 2014-present 

  • Calligraphic work

  • Marketing and business management: creating printed materials, engagement on social media, and event coordination

Congregation Rodfei Tzedek, Chicago IL
Art teacher, October 2013 - June 2014

  • Create lesson plans, teach lessons and art projects, engage with students

Oriental Institute, Chicago IL
Archival Photographer, February-June 2013

  • Systematically photograph tablets with cuneiform writing, and edited photographs for academic use

Leadership

Assistant Curator, exhibition of prints, Smart Museum at the University of Chicago 2015

  • Developed concept for the exhibition, selected pieces, wrote informational labels

Campus Fellow, Institute of Jewish Ideas and Ideals, October 2014-present

President, University of Chicago Rock Climbing Club (URock) 2013-present

  • Managing finances, recruiting new members, planning trips & events

Layout Editor, Makom: Jewish Thought and Literature Magazine, University of Chicago 2013-present

  • Layout of articles and cover design

Member, Gender Activism, Learning & Service, October 2013-present

Layout Editor, Shevuon Weekly Newspaper, Gann Academy 2007-2010

  • Created new design for newspaper, edited and placed content every week

CuratorCzech Museum, Gann Academy 2010

  • Compiled entire content of museum and designed printed displays

  • Fashioned museum atmosphere and programming

 


skills

Technology: Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, social media platforms

Language: Fluent in English and Hebrew, elementary Spanish

Letterpress: able to create plates, prepare paper, mix inks, print on a Vandercook, finish product

Fabrication: woodworking, metalwork, lasercutting, glassblowing, ceramics (wheel and handbuilt)

Photography: digital, archival, darkroom printing

Paper: papercutting, screen printing, paper marbling, book binding

Assorted art media: basic stained glass, jewelry making, shibori dyeing