HI, MY NAME'S TANNER. I'M AN INTERDISCIPLINARY GRAPHIC DESIGNER WHO GREW UP IN MAINE, STUDIED IN VIRGINIA, AND NOW LIVES IN NYC. YOU CAN FIND ME GEEKING OVER DIELINES, GAWKING AT BIG TYPE, OR LAUGHING AT WITTY SUBWAY ADS. IN MY FREE TIME I'M PROBABLY COOKING, DRINKING TANDEM COFFEE, SHOOTING A ROLL OF FILM, AND/OR BUILDING YET ANOTHER PLAYLIST.


curriculum vitae

exhibitions

2019  –  Tytano, "umbau studioKrakow Poster Exhibition," Krakow, Poland
2019  –  Duke Hall, “HUSH: Guerrilla Exhibition,” Harrisonburg, VA
2019  –  ArtWorks Gallery, “DESIGN,” Harrisonburg, VA
2019  –  Endeavor RVA, “Ltd. Print Show,” Richmond, VA
2018  –  ArtWorks Gallery, “NEOS: Kappa Pi Popup Show,” Harrisonburg, VA
2018  –  Arts Council of the Valley: Smith House Galleries, “Rising Juried Show,” Harrisonburg, VA
2018  –  Pale Fire Brewing Taproom, “Kappa Pi Mini Show,” Harrisonburg, VA
2017  –  ArtWorks Gallery, “Word & Image,” Harrisonburg, VA
2017  –  ArtWorks Gallery, “Undergraduate Juried Show,” Harrisonburg, VA
2017  –  ArtWorks Gallery, “Metal Shed Collab: Present,” Harrisonburg, VA
2017  –  Ruby’s Arcade, “Kappa Pi Artist Showcase,” Harrisonburg, VA
2016  –  ArtWorks Gallery, “Ways of Worldmaking,” Harrisonburg, VA

experiences

2019–Present  – Wilson Associates, Brand Designer
2018-2019  –  The Breeze, Photography Editor
Spring 2019 – Spark Collective Non-profit Student Design Agency, Designer
Fall 2017  –  Memorial Hall Arts Complex, Equipment Manager
Spring 2017  –  Memorial Hall Arts Complex, Darkroom Lab Technician
2017–2018  –  Artworks Gallery, Gallery Intern
2017–Present  –  Pulp+Wire, Junior Designer
2016  –  Pulp+Wire, Design Intern
2015–2016  –  The Breeze, Staff Photographer
2015–Present  –  James Madison University Athletics Communications, Senior Staff Photographer
2014–Present  –  Freelance graphic design

member + positions

August 2019–Present  –  Design Director, Umbau
July, 2019  –  Studio Krakow Screenprinting Residency, Krakow, Poland, Participant
June, 2018  –  Umbau ’18 Design Studio, Vienna, Austria, Participant
2018-2019  –  Kappa Pi: Gamma Kappa Chapter, President
February, 2018  –  a2ru Research & Design Conference, Invitee
2018–Present  –  Society for Experiential Graphic Design (SEGD), Member
2018  –  James Madison University, Creative Fellow
2017-2018  –  Kappa Pi: Gamma Kappa Chapter, Vice President

awards + honors

2019  –  James Madison University, SADAH, Senior Achievement Award: Graphic Design
2018  –  College of Visual & Performing Arts Research Grant
2018  –  American Advertising Federation, ADDY Gold
2018  –  American Institute for Graphic Arts (AIGA), Flux Winner
2015–2019  –  JMU, SADAH, Dean’s List, President’s List


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