CONTACT

robdorn@gmail.com

LinkedIn

SKILLS

SOFTWARE​

Adobe Creative Suite

Procreate

Sketch

Keynote

Microsoft Office

Wordpress

Mailchimp

DESIGN

Illustration

Iconography

Brand Design

Drawing

Sketching

Photo Retouching

Packaging

Poster Design

Mobile App Design

Style Guide Design

Human Interface Guidelines

EDUCATION

Harper College

A.A. Degree in Art and Design

Webster University

B.F.A. in Theatre

DOWNLOADS

Resumé

Portfolio

 

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

IBM IX | Senior Visual Designer | Chicago, IL | 2013 - Current 

 

  • Team member of the Apple + IBM Partnership and MobileFirst for iOS, developed and designed 90+ home-screen icons for multiple business enterprise mobile apps including transportation, healthcare and banking. 

  • Visual designer on multiple apps including: “Plan Flight,” “Market Visit” and “Advisor Alerts.”

  • Photo editing and Illustration (technical and photo-realistic) featured in app demos and presentations.

  • Designer of journey maps, presentations logos and infographics on multiple projects including: “IBM Smarter City Challenge” and “Corporate Service Corp.”

 

ANDREW LEHMAN DESIGN | Graphic / Web Designer | Evanston, IL | 2012 - 2013 

  • Developed and designed branding, graphics, brochures and websites for multiple organizations including small businesses and restaurants.

  • Designed layout for Blind Faith Cafe’s new Menu.  Responsible for maintaining menu design as needed. 

  • Designed website and related graphics for ETA Commercial Kitchen Rental.

 

THREE CAT MEDIA | Visual Design, Illustration | Chicago, IL | 2004 - 2012 Mobile 
 

  • Developed and designed branding, posters, promotional material and websites for theatre companies, actors, artists, writers and small businesses.

  • Theatrical poster design, logo and marketing materials design for award winning Chicago based theatre company, Theo Ubique.

  • Designed promotional materials and the visual media display for multiple presentations for Chicago’s annual Joseph Jefferson Awards.

  • Re-branding, logo design, poster illustration and design for Felines & Canines, a Chicago based small business no kill pet shelter.

  • Designed and built a scene from The Wizard of Oz out of Chocolate and Candy for Illinois Nut and Candy. The design was featured on TLC’s “Four Weddings.”

 

FREELANCE/CONTRACT | Visual Design, Illustration | 2004 - 2013
 

  • Edie Falco, Stephen Wallem (Nurse Jackie)
    Theatrical poster design and New York Times ad for special cabaret performance.

  • Three Cat Productions
    Designed promotional materials including posters and postcards for multiple productions as well as onstage visual graphics and illustrations.

  • Cardthartic Greeting Cards
    Illustrator for the “Through Our Eyes” series of greeting cards

  • Seattle Gay Men’s Chorus
    Poster design, T-shirt illustration, theatrical projections.
    Three Hit’s and a Miss

  • Branding, Promotional material, CD layout