C.V.

Aaron Overstreet

T: (317)531.1380 aaron@aaronoverstreet.com

Profile

I am a multi-media visual artist from the Midwest. I strive to create visual imagery utilizing musical compositional tools and the exploration of objects as art. I create work through a variety of medias including oil and water based painting, sculpture, video, and photography.

Education

Herron School of Art-IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN

Bachelor of Fine Art degree in Photography

Exhibitions

  • Telegenesis – Group Show April 2015 – Student Center – IUPUI – Indianapolis Video Installation “Special Delivery”
  • Liminal – Group Show November 2015 – Eskenazi Fine Art Center – Indianapolis –   Constructed Video Installation “Chalice”
  • Tributary – Solo Show April 01.2016 – May 03.2016 – Theater On The Square – Indianapolis – Multimedia Installation

Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PremierPro, Audible)
  • •Apple OSX
  • •Windows Environment
  • •Extensis Portfolio
  • ­Quark Xpress 6
  • Microsoft Office + Access Applications
  • I-Movie
  • Continuos and Strobe Lighting
  • Adobe Premiere Professional
  • Chromogenic Darkroom Process
  • B+W Darkroom Process
  • Medium and Large Format Photography
  • Oil, Acrylic, and other Painting Media
  • Fiberglass and Resin application
Experience

Photographer and Production Artist (Freelance/ Contract) 2007-Current

  • Collaborated with various clients in central Indiana to create both traditional and digital media imaging for project implementation. Services provided range from Architectural, Interior, Product, Portrait, and Editorial/ Marketing photography.
  • Responsible for editing images and delivering finished product to client in punctual professional manner
  • Create and retain a large database of images and a systematic searchable database.
  • Collaborate with National and International Companies as Digital Asset Manager on contract basis.
  • Extensive knowledge of both location and studio lighting equipment and lighting set creation.
  • Image Specialist at Gannett Media Feb 2013-Dec 2014
  • Edit and Prepare Images for Print in over 70 Gannett Publications
  • Create Clipping Paths on Images and Ads utilizing Adobe Photoshop and Quick Mask Pro
  • Create and edit Metadata on Images
  • Utilize Web-Based Media Managing Client
  • Photographer / Graphic Design, Children’s Museum of Indianapolis- Indianapolis, IN 2003-2007
  • Fulfilled photography requests for multiple departments and assignments throughout the museum including Public Relations, Marketing, and Exhibit Development.
  • Fulfilled Graphic Design request when needed to help Marketing Team
  • Responsible for operating photo studio, photographing on location or in studio, editing images, scheduling talent for photo-shoots and maintaining equipment.
  • Image Archivist -Solely developed and executed a complex database library of over 20,000 images.
  • Archived and encoded images, using metadata tags, which provided easy access to design team and others departments from any location. Collaborated with marketing department in developing a strategic marketing plan to promote museum attendance
  • Made design layouts for in-house magazine, marketing campaigns for ads
  • Created proofs and concept layouts
  • Training and Certifications
  • Participated in several Adobe sponsored seminars to further my knowledge of various softwares.
  • Trained in Varian Aria Medical Software Suite
  • Kelby Advanced Photoshop Seminar hosted by Bert Monroy May 2006
  • References
  • Joel Kintsel, Chief of Staff – State of Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma House of Representatives
  • 405.317.4411
  • kintsel@okhouse.gov
  • Jason Smith, Marketing Manager
  • Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
  • 317.334.3721
  • jasons@childrensmuseum.org
  • Jayson Albertson, Project Manager Team Lead
  • Baylor Healthcare Systems
  • 214.799.1236
  • jeapet01@gmail.com
  • Garry Chilluffo, Professional Photographer
  • Chilluffo Photography
  • 317.637.. 6008
  • garry@chilluffo.com
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