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Curriculum Vitae

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PROFILE 

Name: Katie Badenhorst
Address: Skopje, Macedonia
Date of Birth: 08/06/1985
Website: http://www.origamicupcake.com
E-Mail: KTBadenhorst @ gmail.com

 

SKILL SET

Received computer training and have experience with: Paint Shop Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign.
Skilled in a large variety of traditional media including drawing, painting, sculpture and photography.
Also familiar with contemporary fine arts practices of installation, video and animation.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2010 – Current – Widge
Freelance Design

Brand identity creation including mascot and logo design as well as written design documents.
App and website mockups.
Product illustration, button and icon design.
Subcontracted design work for clients such as Samsung, Vodacom, Sandwich Baron, Ster Kinekor in association with Twilight Breaking Dawn, and Ferreiras.

 

2009 – 2010 Village Trading Co. 
Freelance Design

Designed print advertisements for local publication.

 

2009 Studio Collective
Art Teacher

Planned lessons, gave classes and evaluated work for Grade 2 level students.

 

2008 
Community Involvement

University of Pretoria Alumni Exhibition ‘Visuality/ Commentary’.
University of Pretoria Centenary Rose Project.

 

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

2008

Finalist for Sasol New Signatures

2007

Runner-up for Best Sculpture on Exhibition: PPC Young Concrete Sculptors Award

“Male Nude” featured in University of Pretoria’s permanent collection

Top 100 Award: Ekurhuleni National Fine Arts Award

2006

Work featured in magazine ‘A Look Away’ magazine, issues 1 and 2

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2008

21st Irene Art Exhibition, Irene Town Hall, Pretoria
Ekurhuleni National Fine Arts Award, City Hall, Kempton Park
Gallery of Distorted Art, Unisa Little Theatre, Pretoria
Skindeep, Kyk Gallery, Pretoria

2007

Borderline, University of Pretoria Student Exhibition, University Campus, Pretoria
Gallery of Distorted Art, Pretoria State Theatre, Pretoria
PPC Young Concrete Sculptors Award, Association of Arts Pretoria, Pretoria
Sasol New Signatures, Pretoria Art Museum, Pretoria

2006

20th Irene Art Exhibition, Irene Town Hall, Pretoria
POSI+IVE ‘Hope, Healing and Compassion’ Exhibition, Sun City, North West Province

2005

19th Irene Art Exhibition, Irene Town Hall, Pretoria

2003

Rentmeester Youth Arts Festival, Pretoria State Theatre, Pretoria

 

EDUCATION

2004 – 2008
University of Pretoria BA

Major subject: Fine Arts
Minor subject: Contemporary Discourses in Fine Arts
Ranked within top 15% of the University of Pretoria