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About

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e: chelselizalex@gmail.com  or e:calexand@alumni.risd.edu     

Hello,

Chelsea grew up in Austin, Texas and bounced around to family between Queens New York and Boston Massachusetts as a young one. Now as an adult she has lived in Basel, Switzerland and is now residing in Queens New York.

Recently graduating with honors from the Rhode Island School of Design where she gained her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Graphic Design.

During her time at RISD she had the opportunity to be embedded in few on-campus public protests like Not Your Token and was a residence advisor during 2016-17. She has luckily been featured on RISD Portfolios for her design solutions and was also able to lead in working with a team to design two exhibitions for RISD Graphic Design one of which had been featured was The Graphic Order. She also helped to re-design the shape of the web version and physical version of a popular campus newspaper The College Hill Independent . During 17’ she worked with Hello Velocity at New INC working on web, experience and brand based projects. Following these roles she has continuously been involved with community by utilizing her web designs process’ with non profits such as Sankofa. As of now she is a Post-Production Intern for The Met Museum within the Education Department and a freelance designer at Underground Market in NYC. She continues to learn as much from communities as possible, while giving and receiving critical feedback on multiple different kinds of projects she takes on.