Alexandra (Alex) is a New York + Baltimore based designer.
Resume.

Alex is a senior graphic designer major at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA).  She is proficient in 2D/3D motion, branding and publication design and aspires to become a motion designer in the future.
Clients:
+ Baltimore Magazine
+ Bustle
+ EyeSave
+ Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA)
+ Museum of Russian Art (MOMA)
+ apetrenko@mica.edu
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Mnemonic Motion (Working Title)


2019
MOTION

BRANDING
CONCEPT


My on-going senior thesis about a new way to look at mnemonic strategies and whether motion can play a big part in retaining information. 

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This concept music video uses repeated animations and patterns to create a narrative about death and rejuvenation in a supernatural forest. 

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‘Cipher’ AR App


2018
MOTION

BRANDING
CONCEPT


Cipher is a proof of concept app that brings the power of augmented reality and translation to your phone.

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MICA Mission + Vision 


2017
MOTION

BRANDING
CONCEPT


After looking at Design Army’s original motion graphic for MICA’s Mission & Vision statement, I was tasked to redesign it to make it more personal to what MICA truly meant to me. In order to tie the motion graphic into one cohesive video, I’ve used MICA’s branding with its use of colors, typography, videography and patterns.

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Title Card Experiments


2019
MOTION
MUSIC
CONCEPT 

*This is an on-going project! Stay tuned for more.*
A self-initiated series of projects, I wanted to practice my 3D motion skills and use them for short, more typographic experiments. To do this, I’ve set up a series of prompts that would allow me to make 5-10 sec. title cards that are based around any theme I wanted to explore, be it visual or conceptual.

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⚰️


2017 – 2019
MOTION
CONCEPT          

A collection of 2D + 3D motion odds and ends that might never see the light of day.  :(

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Sounds of the Universe


2019
MOTION
BRANDING
CONCEPT 

*This is an on-going project! Stay tuned for more.*
‘Sounds of the Universe’ is a branded one-day event that takes the sounds of NASA’s recorded space explorations and turns them into abstract 3D motion graphics.

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An annual report design concept that sources the New York Times’ 2016 annual report.
(All images belong to their corresponding authors. Book measures at 11 x 17’’).

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Enrollment Forms


2017
BRANDING

PUBLICATION
REAL-WORLD

During my internship at MICA’s Graphic Design Department, I was tasked with redesigning the Enrollment Services 18 advising forms, all rebranded with MICA’s identity in mind.
(Forms measure 8.5 x 11’’).

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Totaling 133 pages, this catalog was made and given to artists that presented in the Chelsea, NY exhibit of the same name.
(All images belong to the corresponding artist. Book measures 11’’ x 11’’).

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During my internship at MICA’s Graphic Design Department, I created a new visual identity system for the Baltimore Workforce Development Board, including stationery, custom patterns, communications templates and collateral.

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