Robin Ha

robinha81@gmail.com

http://robin.megaten.net

 

Education

Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY 2006 - 2010
Continuing Education: Costume Design for Performing Art, Experimental Silk Screen, and Basic Printmaking.

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI 2004
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration

European Honors Program (RISD), Rome, Italy 2003

 

Experience

J Art Studio, Annandale, VA August 2014 - present
Teach fine art to students grade 3 to12 including watercolor, charcoal, pen and ink, oil, acrylics, pastel, and mixed media.

Baum Textile Mill, New Jersey, July 2012- June 2014
Design original textiles and develop the comic series on fabric, "The Quilt Girl".

Color Fashion Trend, Seoul, Korea March 2012- Spring 2013
International Market Reporter: Report current fashion trend in New York to fashionnetkorea.net. Take photos of store windows and analyze key items, mood, color and fabric trending in New York.

Freelance Character Designer and Illustrator, New York, NY 2008 - Present
Work with independent writers and TV show producers to create original images and character designs for the pitch of their project.

Descendant Films LLC, New York, NY August 2012
Storyboard artist for CVS commercial.

Polo Ralph Lauren, New York, NY March, 2006 - November 2009
Fashion Illustrator: Illustrate sample garments with markers, color pencils, and paints.

Freelance Cartoonist, New York, NY 2005 - Present
Penciller and Inker for Marvel Entertainmnet, Will Knox, Strumpet, Secrete Identites, A Wave Blue World, and various private clients.

European Textile Collection, New York, NY October, 2004 - Present
Freelance Textile Designer: Design prints for fashion and packaging using hand drawn motives, Adobe Photoshop, and Illustrator.

Fine Artist, New York, NY and Northern Virginia 2004 - Present
Sell original paintings and fine art prints to private collectors

 

Publications

Cook Korean! : A Comic Book With Recipes, Ten Speed Press, July 2016

Big Planet Comics Blue, September 2015

Magic Bullet #10, February 2015

Strumpet Issue 3, Novmber 2013

Tai Chi - The Perfect Exercise: Finding Health, Happiness, Balance, and Strength, June 2013

Strumpet Issue 2, November 2012

Shattered: The Asian American Comics Anthology (Secret Identities), September 2012

Lexicon, Comic EP for Will Knox, March 2011

Contents spread, Heavy Metal Magazine, January 2011

WOMEN OF MARVEL #2 (of 2), Marvel Comics, December 2010

Dazzler #1 "Necrosha Aftermath", Marvel Comics, May 2010

 

Online Publications

The Red Dress, 2013

Activate, Nov 2012

Featured on Amber Unmasked, October 2010

Featured on Navator.com, June 2009

Eye Candy From Strangers 2.0, Brandstudio Press, Spring 2009

Featured on the blog Heywire Gallery, December 2008

Featured on the online gallery at Anime News Network, November 2008

 

Exhibitions

Guest cartoonist at Powhatan Graphic Novel Workshop, March 2016

Guest artist at Dare2Draw, New York, NY February 2012

Artist at Wonder Women Day Auction, Flemington, NJ September 2010

Le Slowest Friends Artt Nyte, Brooklyn, New York, March 2010

Selected Works, Museo Gallery, Bolzano, Italy, November 2009

The Love Show, Spread Art Gallery, New York, July 2009

Guest exhibitor, Asian American Comic Con, New York, July 2009

Solo art show, Eclips Hair & Day Spa, VA, May 2009

Solo art show, Verlaine, New York, November 2005