OBJECTIVE Web graphics production and design Multimedia animation in Macromedia Director and Flash.
EDUCATION Harvard University Extension School, Cambridge, MA 1995-1999 Ten graduate courses including seven in multimedia. This included projects using Photoshop, Illustrator, Macromedia Director, Macromedia Flash , Soundedit 16, Premiere, Media 100, Quicktime, Microsoft Word, Pagemaker, HTML, and Pagemill. Also took courses in Writng For Publication, Design, Darkroom Photography, and British Satire.
State University College at Brockport, Brockport, NY BS, Sociology and History
http://mcusiman.tripod.com/anim.html (Flash & web design)
http://www. screenhouse.com (BCG.com. Airwalk, Publishers Clearing House)
April.2000 to present Freelance Designer, Cambridge, MA Multimedia Designer Creating Flash animation and web pages. April.2000 to present Imagine Magazine, Cambridge, MA Cartoon Editor Producing monthly comic strip ImagineNation for magazine about Bostonís film industry. http://www.imaginenews.com Sept. 1999 to April 2000
The Screenhouse, Boston, MA
Cleaning up catalogue photographs from clients to use on corporate websites of BCG.com. Airwalk, Publishers Clearing House, and other clients. Designed web pages for a language translation company. Created several animated screensavers for the company waiting room with Macromedia Flash.
Dec. 1986 to Sept. 1999
Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, MA
Worked in Security Dept. for the Art Museums and The Fine Arts Library. Editor of the department monthly newsletter 1997-1999 using Pagemaker and Photoshop. (While working in the library I literally read hundreds of books about art history, animation, cinema, biographies of artists, as well as mutimedia software manuals.)
1990 to present
Editor and co-publisher of 56 page local coffeehouse magazine including articles, cartoons, and photographs (57 issues.) Included interviews with Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Ed Sanders, and Ray Manzarek. Created website 1997 http://www.angelfire.com/music/squawk
1989 to present
Publisher of cartoon magazine, (11 issues) including my own work and dozens of cartoonists from around the world.. Created website http://www.angelfire.com/hi2/surrealist/und.html
1984 to present
Published cartoons in 80+ magazines in USA, France, The Netherlands, Finland, and Russia.
Produced animations in Macromedia Director for North Shore Community Cable. Distributed to 38 cable stations in Boston and North Shore.
Dec. 1977 to Dec. 1986
P.R.C. Jacobs and several other Mass Appraisal Companies
Real Estate Appraiser Property tax revaluation appraiser for companies in New York, Texas, New Jersey, and Connecticut. This involved appraisng residential and commercial property for tax assessment purposes.