TANDIS SHOUSHTARY

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Born 1998 in Hamburg, Germany
Raised in Dubai, UAE
Based in New York, USA

Education
 

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, NY (BFA pending)
Academy of Intgrated Humanities and New Media, CA
 

experience
 

Junior Designer
Bellweather Agency, NY
2017 - PRESENT

Assistant Photography Technician
The Cooper Union School of Art
2016 - 2017

Animation/Motion Design Consultant
Moin Motion, Germany
SUMMER 2016

Graphic Design Consultant
WHM Creative, CA
SPRING 2015

Editor, Columnist, and Art Director
The Tam News, CA
2014 - 2016


Honors and AWARDS
 

2019 IndieCapitol Awards - Official Selection

Scout International Film Festival - Official Selection

2018  Benjamin Menschel Fellow

KQED Film School Shorts - Semi Finalist

            Somerville International Film Festival - Official Selection

            Yale Student Film Festival - Official Selection

            Miami Independent Film Festival - Official Selection

            Trenton International Film Festival  - Official Selection

            Feminist Border Arts Film Festival - Official Selection

            Cinemì Cinemà International Short Film Festival - Official Selection

            Al-Nahj International Film Festival - Official Selection

            Como Independent Film Festival - Official Selection

            AAB Film Festival - Winner, Best One Minute Short

            DC Independent Film Festival - Official Selection

            San Mauro International Film Festival - Official Selection

            60 Second International Film Festival - Official Selection


2017  Miami Independent Film Festival - Winner, Monthly Best Mini Short Film

            Toronto Alternative Film Festival - Finalist

            London Thunderbolt Film Festival - Official Selection

            ESMoA Video Art + Film Festival - Finalist
 
            Barcelona Planet Film Festival - Official Selection

 
2016  Columbia Scholastic Press Association Gold Circle Award, Graphics

            National Scholastic NSPA Design of the Year Award, Magazine Spread

            Cooper Union Innovator’s Merit Scholarship Award


2015  Scholastic Art & Writing Awards National Gold Medal, Drawing

            Scholastic Art & Writing Awards National Gold Medal, Illustration
  
            Columbia Scholastic Press Association Gold Circle Award, Op/Ed Cartoons


Exhibitions
 

Before we were Banned (2018)Juried Group Show, East of West Gallery, Santa Fe

Art All Night (2018) - Juried Group Show, Roebling Museum, NJ

Cooper Union EOYS (2018) - Juried Group Show, The Cooper Union, NYC

Derapage (2018) - Juried Group Show, Société des Arts Technologiques, Montréal

Defense Mechanisms (2018)  - Two-Person Show, The Cooper Union, NYC

Before we were Banned (2018)Juried Group Show, Art Helix Gallery, NYC

Cooper Union EOYS (2017) - Juried Group Show, The Cooper Union, NYC

Spring Showcase (2016) - Juried Group Show, Academy of Art University, SF

Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival (2016)  - Juried Group Show, Old Mill Park, SF