Sunday, May 17, 2015


MARY DIBIASIO
118 South 3rd Street #10 Brooklyn NY 11249
marydibiasio(at)gmail(dot)com

Mary is currently living in NYC pursuing a Masters in Branding from SVA and working full time as a Visual Manager at abc carpet & home 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
MERCHANDISING, STYLING, AND VISUAL DISPLAY
abc carpet & home: Present-October 2013
Anthropologie: May 2008-October 2013
CONCEPTUAL ARTIST
marydibiasio.comFreelance Present-2006


SKILLS
COMMUNICATIONS
Able to physically actualize and monetize ideas and emotion.
Successfully translate brand identity into monetary value.
Verbal, written, visual, and digital. All forms of social media, multi-channel blogging.
Eye contact and hand gestures.
MANAGEMENT
Up to fifteen freelancers or interns on project given basis. Team player. Proven ability in leadership, development, customer service, aesthetic understanding--->implementation, business acumen, and entrepreneurship.
Friendly and fun to be around.
TOOLS
Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, hand tools, power tools, light carpentry, sculpture, painting, printmaking, drawing, photography, research and critical analysis.
Consumer trend forecasting and knowledge of up-to-date contemporary fine art.
 Aesthetics in both actual and virtual space, product fixture and selling vignette design---> execution.
Critique and constructive feedback.
Proficient in reading objects for their symbolism.
Excellent observer.


ACADEMIA
MASTERS IN BRANDING candidate: School of Visual Art NYC Present-2016
BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS: The Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design 2006-2002
HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA: The Chicago Academy for the Arts 2002-1999
NON-DEGREE CLASSES: Feeding Your Demons: Ancient Wisdom for Resolving Inner Conflict-Lama Tsultrim Allione 2014, Real Happiness at Work: Meditations for Accomplishment, Achievement, and Inner Peace-Sharon Salzburg 2014, Anchor Graphics 2002-2000