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Shuheng Fu
Visual Communication Designer
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**EDUCATION**
2017-2019---The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
MFA in Visual Communication Design

2016 Fall---Kingston University
International Exchange Program in Illustration+Animation

2013-2017---China Central Academy of Fine Arts
BFA in Visual Communication Design

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**PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE **
2020 Jan-Present---Designer---MVP / Rick Valicenti
Work with Rick Valicenti and Anna Mort for their collaborating design practices
(www.rickvalicenti.com)

2019 Aug-Dec---Archivist+Designer---Thirst / Rick Valicenti
Work with Rick Valicenti with his personal + studio work in more than three decades, archiving and designing the related materials
(3st.com)

2018-2019---Teaching Assistant---The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Assist professors + guide students in various courses:
/*Net Art && Culture, Film and New Media Department*/
/*Sophomore Seminar, Visual Communication Design Department*/
/*Envisioning Information, Visual Communication Design Department*/
/*Comics to Print, Printmedia Departments*/
/*2D Animation, Early College Program Summer Institute (ECPSI)*/
(www.saic.edu)

2016.Jul-Aug---Graphic Designer---Center of International Culture Communication
In charge of the Center’s new public brochure’s design
Poster design assistance for a documentary program
(www.cicc.org.cn)

2016.Mar-Apr---Web Interface Designer---Noyau Design
Minsheng Museum’s website design
(www.noyau.cn)

2015.Jan-Feb---Curator+/Designer---Urumqi Evening News
Lead a community design proposal for a Children’s Activity Center, with visual identity and interior design floor plan
(www.wlmqwb.com)

*Group Projects*
2016.Apr---2022 Beijing Winter Olympic - Application Guidebook + Invitation Letter Design for Logo Emblem Design Solicitation
2016.Mar---Kunming Travel Passport, Innovative Kunming Design Week - Creative Strategy Design and Exhibition
2015.Dec---2014 Youth Olympic Games - Guidebook Design and Layout of the Visual Identity System 
2015.Nov---Bird Tea, Dashilar Pilot Project at Beijing Design Week- Creative Strategy including Product Design and Site-specific Branding
2015.Nov---Poster Design Workshop at International Design Congress ICO-D in Korea
2015.Sep---Underground Filmmaker, Digua Community, Basement Reconstruction Project - Creative Strategy with Site-specific Design and Branding

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**PERSONAL PRACTICE**
2020.Jan---Designed book - Notes to Self, Contemporaneous Notes, Time - are been collected by Cooper Hewitt, Cooper Union, Newberry Library, Letterforms Archive, The Art institute of Chicago, and multiple archives and institutions in the US.
2019.Dec---Beauty, Video exhibited on SAIC EXTV Campus Monitors
2019.May---Thanks for Watching, Video Installation exhibited at Homan Gardens
2019.May---Captions, Video Installation exhibited at Homan Gardens
2019.May---Vacuum Magazine, Publication exhibited at Desgin Museum Group Exhibition ‘Show Don’t Tell’
2019.May---Fans, Featured in SAIC API Anthology “DiAAASSpora”
2019.Apr---ACT, Video Installation exhibited at SAIC 2019 MFA show
2019.Apr---Thanks for Watching, Video shown on group exhibition ‘Ocular Ambien’
2019.Apr---Golden with the Dust of Winds, Photo-zine exhibited at CAA Art Museum “Chinese Contemporary Photobooks: Visual Narrative in Paper and Beyond”
2019.Mar---what r u watching?, VR Video showcased on EXTV PolyPlay 2019
2019.Mar---Sunday Afternoon, VR Video showcased on EXTV PolyPlay 2019
2019.Feb---CASH, Published at publication “Untitled_8”
2019.Jan---Everyday..., Animation presented on EXTV web program
2019.Jan---A Love Story, Animation presented on EXTV web program
2018.Dec---Golden with the Dust of Winds, Photo-zine Design nominated + exhibited at Imageless Dummy Photo-Zine Awards 2018
2018.Nov---Artificial Dream, Published at digital publication Collective Terrain "Land" Issue
2018.Oct---Participated in the 30th Holiday Art Sale in Chicago Millennium Park
2018.Oct---CASH, Publication displayed at Chicago Art Book Fair
2018.Oct---3005, Publication displayed at Chicago Art Book Fair
2018.Apr---Our Bondage, Published on Xerox Candy Bar Comics “Separations” Issue
2018.Apr---Handshake, Published on Xerox Candy Bar Comics “Separations” Issue
2017.May---Fans, Installation exhibited at China Central Academy of Fine Arts 2017 BFA Show

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**AWARDS**
2019.May---SAIC 2019 Graduate End-of-Year Fellowships - Nominated
2016.Sep---Scholarship of China Central Academy of Fine Arts - 3rd Class
2016.Jun---Innovative Kunming - Creative Design Certification
2015.Sep---Scholarship of China Central Academy of Fine Arts - 2nd Class
2014.Sep---Chow Tai Fook Scholarship - Nominated
2014.Sep---Scholarship of China Central Academy of Fine Arts - 3rd Class