About

Fig Five Design is the freelance practice of graphic designer and illustrator Allison Reinhart.

Résumé

Work History

1998-present
Freelance Designer/Illustrator

August 2010-2011
Website Management Intern
Mustard Seed Fair Trade
Redesigned, implemented, and maintained website.

2008-2010
Freelance Photoshop Artist
Colortek, Inc.
Digitally restored vintage Marvel comics for reissue. Worked on titles including Blade, Mephisto, Longshot, and Power Pack. Also prepped photos for a print clothing catalog.

2008-2009
Design Tutor
St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley
Tutored students in Adobe software.

2005-2008
Volunteer Graphic Designer
Muscular Dystrophy Association of St. Louis
Designed yearbooks for a local summer camp using a combination of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Summer 2005
Graphic Production Artist
Phoenix Photography West (Root Studios)
Used Photoshop and InDesign to produce proof books for a portrait and family photography studio. Also used Photoshop to touch up blemishes and for other minor photo editing.

Education

2013
Bachelor of Fine Art – Graphic Design
University of Missouri - Columbia

2009
Associate of Applied Science in Graphic Communications
Saint Louis Community College at Florissant Valley
Dean’s List five times, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Press

Below the Blue Line: The Recent Work of Allison Jacqueline Reinhart
Matt Ballou, neotericART, 16 January 2014

Student artist at MU projects talent and voice
Amy Wilder, Columbia Tribune, 7 February 2013

Student group is making and changing the culture at MU by living creatively
Jill Hicks, Columbia Tribune, 18 March 2012

Boone Life: MU art student with disability expresses self in art
Pinar Istek, Columbia Missourian, 26 December 2011

Exhibitions

12 - 23 October 2015 [SOLO SHOW]
Transformations
Craft Studio, University of Missouri-Columbia

4 November 2014 - present [LONG TERM]
Touching the Past
Cast Gallery, Museum of Art and Archeology, University of Missouri-Columbia

31 March - 11 April 2014
Pride Month Art Show
Craft Studio, University of Missouri-Columbia

25 February - 22 March 2013
20th Annual Women in the Arts Gallery Show
Craft Studio, University of Missouri-Columbia

27 January - 8 February 2013 [SOLO SHOW]
Disappeared: an undergraduate exhibition by allison reinhart
Craft Studio, University of Missouri-Columbia

2012
Just Your Type: Graphic Design Senior Show
Stotler Lounge, University of Missouri-Columbia

Mizzou Student Artist Community Exhibition
Craft Studio, University of Missouri-Columbia

2011
Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition
Bingham Gallery, University of Missouri-Columbia

2007
Creative Spirits: A Joint Exhibition of Visual Art between the Saint Louis Community Colleges of Florissant Valley, Forest Park, and Meramec and the University of Missouri-St. Louis
Gallery Visio, University of Missouri-St. Louis

Leadership/Group Work

MU Student Exceptions
University of Missouri-Columbia
founding member (2010), president (2010-12), web designer (2011-13)
Worked to raise awareness of and promote community amongst students, staff, and faculty with disabilities.

Celebrate Ability Week
University of Missouri-Columbia
co-chair (2011), consultant (2010-2012)

Graphic Design Club
St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley
president (2008-09), vice-president (2007-08)

Other

Appeared in and consulted on “MUSE* Trajectories: Four Stories of Creative Ability.” 25 minute color video, 2011. Director and Videographer: Keith Montgomery. Producer: Matt Ballou. Created by Mizzou Student Artist Community and MU Student Exceptions for Celebrate Ability Week 2011, University of Missouri. October 2011. Premier: October 7, 2011. Available online: http://vimeo.com/30137840