ANDY Yu Tao An
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence RI, 2019
Bachelor of Fine Art Honor student: Industrial Design Major, Apparel concentration RISD European Honors Program: Semester in Rome
Architectural Digest India, June 29, 2019. Talawadekar, Vaishnavi. “These ingenious home products are rewriting the rulebook for the handicapped”.
MUSE Design Award Fashion Design Rose Gold Winner 2019
AMP, December 7, 2018. Clothier, Mari. “Changes to product design due to aging of baby boomers”.
Taiwan International Student Design Competition Finalist 2018
ETFashion Global Design Award Finalist Haute Couture Design 2018
James Dyson Award US National Winner 2017
RISD Museum: Costume and Textiles Department, Providence RI, 2018 - Present
Assisting with collections care, exhibitions preparation, and conservation of costume and textiles. Specifically with documentation, preparation, conservation, organization.
RISD European Honors Program, Rome ITL, 2018 Assisting with planning, installation and organizing events.
Branding and Merchandise Intern
WaterFire Providence, Providence RI, 2017
Branding and merchandise management, product and package design for art organization events.
Design and Production Intern
Headmaster, Providence RI, 2017
Design graphic layout, branding and print issue, web content and publication.
Apparel Design, RISD Apparel Design, 2017- 2019
Manufacture drawings and design with photoshop and illustration rendering. Pattern design with draping, fitting, tailoring, handwork.
Textile Design, RISD Apparel Design, 2018- 2019 Embroidery, beading, quilting, dye and fabric manipulation. Pattern design with draping, fitting, tailoring, handwork.
Ability Cup, RISD Design Principle, 2017
Product design with model base on research, 3D print prototype and digital rendering. 2017 James Dyson Award US National Winning Project
Industrial sewing, Pattern Design, Textile Design, Hand sewing, Leatherwork, Embroidery, Digital Embroidery, Tailoring, Fashion Illustration, Prototyping, Woodwork, Metalwork, Product Design
Advance Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign; Advance CAD, Rhino, Solidworks Final Cut Pro, Photography, Laser cutter, After Effect, 3D printer, Microsoft Office
Leadership, Management, Communication, Problem-solving, Time management, Collaboration
Chinese, English, Beginner Italian, Beginner French