Community, Technology, Art, Collaboration

CV

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Christopher Anderson  

 cja5 ∂ buffalo ° edu

EDUCATION

2008-2010    University at Buffalo, State University of New York

Bachelor of ArtsMedia Study

Production Concentration

GPA 3.62; Magna Cum Laude

Deanʼs List Fall 2009

Tau Sigma National Honor Society Member

2004-2007     Cayuga Community College, State University of New York

Associateʼs Degree, Telecommunications

TV & Radio Production Concentration

2003-2004    Westchester Community College

Media Art

AWARDS

2012               AmeriCorps Segal Education Award

2011               AmeriCorps Segal Education Award

2010               Pierre McAloon Award Excellence for Creative Work in Film at University at Buffalo

2006               Best Music Video In graduating class at Cayuga Community College

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2010-2011    Evening workshops at MEDIA ARTS Center San Diego

Intro to Final Cut Pro

Computer Skills for Mac OSX

Podcasting

Intro to DVD Studio Pro

Audio Techniques for Video

Field Recording Basics

Soundwalks+Active Listening

RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE

 AmeriCorps*VISTA Program

2011-2012    AS220, Providence, RI

AmeriCorps*VISTA Leader

Recruit, mentor, coordinate fifteen VISTAs in seven non-profits

Develop site trainings to VISTAs and staff throughout year

Develop online volunteer management system for AS220

2010-2011    MEDIA ARTS Center San DiegoSan Diego, CA

Digital Arts Service Corps Member

Developed curriculum for digital media workshops

Instructed youth and adult media production workshops

Redesigned marketing material for its media lab

Launched online system for tracking incoming/outgoing technology

Audio/Video production

2009-2010    UB Visual Media Services, Buffalo, NY

Production Assistant

Non-linear Editing

Production (Camera, Lighting, Sound)

Digital Archiving, Web-format compression, Distribution

2007-2010    Freelance, Upstate NY

Events DJ/Videographer

Audio Production for Sonja Ward School of Dance

Live music events and weddings

2005-2006    WIN89.1 FM College Radio, Auburn, NY

PSA Director & DJ

Produced Public Service Announcements

Produced playlists for overnight rotation

Initiated a weekly alternative/experimental program

SOFTWARE SKILL

Final Cut Pro, Sony Vegas, DVD Studio Pro, Pro Tools, Garage Band, Adobe Master Suite, Max/MSP, Pure Data, Ableton Live, Word, Excel, Google Apps

COURSES TAKEN

Introduction to Electronic Music 1 & 2 (Chikashi Miyama)

Advanced Documentary Production (Prof. Elliot Caplan)

Movement Documentation (Prof. Elliot Caplan)

Video Analysis (Prof. Tony Conrad)

Independent Study: Digital Archving/Artist Exploration (Prof. Tony Conrad)

Avant-Garde Cinema Production (Lindsey Lodhei)

Science, Culture, & Media (Prof. Paul Vanouse)

Intermediate Sound Art (Jessica Thompson)

Food + Emerging Media (Stefani Bardin)

Intro to New Media (Chris Caporlingua)

Advanced Multi-Track Recording

Intro to Adobe Illustrator

Introduction to Guitar

Introduction to Piano

Theory of Music for Non-Major

Violin Instruction from 4th through 12th grade

EVENT ORGANIZING

2011               Media Booth Coordinator, San Diego Latino Film Festival

2010-11         Co-Organizer, ShareSD, San Diego, CA

http://share.dj/global/ Monthly open multimedia happenings

2010               Videographer, Drumbeat SD, San Diego, CA

A Mozilla Drumbeat Initiative

2009               Group Show, ‘Freequencies’, Buffalo, NY

2006               Organizer, Concert for a Cause, Auburn, NY

First Experience Organizing at a Public Arts Organization

GROUPS, BANDS, PROJECTS

2011-            Violinist, Monkee Head, Providence, RI

2011-            Violinist, with Jesse Karras & Jory Herman, San Diego, CA

2008-10       Bassist, Palletjack, Buffalo, NY

2005-11         Bassist/Violinist, I Multiply, Auburn, NY + Portland, OR

www.myspace.com/imultiplymusic

2011   3 Song EP   Sophia Saves the Waxwings

2008   5-show tour across the Midwest

2007   5 Song EP   All the Happy Homes

2006 10-show tour along the east coast

2006 12 Song LP   Divided Conscience