Renata Gaui

renatagaui.com
renata.gaui@gmail.com
+1 347 981 8921

education

MPS ITP – Interactive Telecommunication Program
Tisch School Of The Arts, NYU
NY, sep 2015 – may 2017;

BFA Design / Digital Media
PUC–Rio
RJ Brazil, mar 2009 - jun 2014;

• other experiences include an exchange program at Parsons The New School for Design, continuing education courses at EAV Parque Laje (Brazil) and SVA (NY).

Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

awards / honors

NYU Tisch School of The Arts Scholarship
NY, sept 2015 - may 2017;

Science Mobility Program
NY/Brazil, jan - dec 2012;

Academic Excellence Fellowship EAV Parque Laje
RJ Brazil, mar - dec 2014.

Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

skills

Software InDesign, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, MaxMSP, Dragonframe, Premiere, Isadora & Eagle;

Fabrication Sewing, woodwork, soft & rigid mechanisms, laser cutting, board design, Othermill & CNC milling;

Electronics Prototyping electronic circuits, soft circuitry & PCB design;

Coding Arduino, HTML + CSS, Python, P5.js, Processing, PureData, & JavaScript.

Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

< home /// download resumé (pdf)

experience

Interactive Designer @ EdLab
Exhibition design, visual communication and interaction for Columbia University's Teachers College
NY, aug 2017 – present;

Lead Engineer @ Open Style Lab
Accessibility & fashion project hosted by Parsons The New School for Design
NY, jun – aug 2017;

Smart Textiles Fellow @ Tek–Tiles
Research on knitted smart textiles for Pratt Institute’s Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator (BF+DA)
NY, jul – aug 2017;

Design Assistant @ Principled Design
Wearable technology R&D, web design and visual communication
NY, jun 2016 – jun 2017;

Artist Assistant x Pamela Liou
Fabrication assistant for artist Pamela Liou during her residency at The Eyebeam
NY, march - may 2016;

Graphic Designer @ Pixelfordinner
Branding, social media content & production design
RJ Brazil, dec 2013 - jul 2015;

• other experiences include internships within graphic design, motion graphics, production design & video editing + production at Chapa Estúdio (Brazil), Imprint Projects (NY), Pitchfork.tv (NY), LaDeH PUC-Rio (Brazil) & Aevo Studio (Brazil).

Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

other activities

ITP Teacher Corps
Volunteer facilitator & organizer on art + tech workshops to local school students by current ITP faculty & students
NY, apr 2016 - may 2017.

Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

languages

Portuguese fluent;
English proficient;
French intermediate;
Spanish basic.