Experience


Graphic Intern
Foreign Policy Design Group

May 2019 – Present

Assisted the Creative Directors in producing graphics, branding and research for client briefs. Projects include branding for a variety of diverse clients, including restaurants, airports, and craftsmans’ studios.



Graphic Design Intern
HJGHER

April 2018 – August 2018

Assisted the Creative Directors in producing graphics, branding and research for client briefs. Projects include branding for a variety of diverse clients, including restaurants, airports, and craftsmans’ studios.



Academic Researcher in Media Art

NTU School of Art, Design & Media

Year 2017 – 2018

Participated in the prestigious Undergraduate Research (URECA) Programme, in collaboration with ADM Professors. Research topics include curation of media art for public exhibition spaces and branding for such exhibitions.



Publicity & Publication Director

NTU School of Art, Design & Media

Year 2017 – 2018

In charge of ADM Student Club’s publicity sector which involves managing social media and publicity outreach; working with Student Club’s President and Art Director to produce event collaterals and manage branding.




Education


Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A) in Visual Communication

NTU School of Art, Design & Media

Year 2016 – Present

Focused on research-based design including brand design, packaging design, social design, critical design, speculative design and motion graphics.



Diploma in Business (Merit)

School of Business, Temasek Polytechnic

Year 2011 – 2014

Specialised in International Business & Entrepreneurship. Skills and education acquired include entrepreneurial thinking, product innovation, generating business plans and ideas, marketing & advertising and finance & accounting.


Achievement



Dean’s List 2018
NTU College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

Year 2017 – 2018


“The Flow of Violence” awarded Best Media Design
Nuvola Media Singapore

Year 2017 – 2018



Dean’s List 2017
NTU College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

Year 2016 – 2017




Publication



“Curating for Art – Media Facade in Public Space” Published in 2018
NTU URECA Yearbook 2018

Year 2017 – 2018




Software Skill


Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Lightroom, Premiere Pro, Cinema4D, FontLab, HTML/CSS.


View full resume and portfolio here:

https://tinyurl.com/y6ga3df2


For work enquiry:

sylvestertan@gmail.com


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