Mystie Chamberlin

Making design +
illustration. storytelling. music. writing. technology. research.

Work Experience

I've been fortunate enough to work in technology, storytelling, and design for the entertainment, marketing, food and beverage industries as well as academia.

UX/UI/Product Designer at Flatiron School (client phase) for YourLocal
2014- today
Freelance Designer at Made by Mystie
2011 - 2014
Studio Manager at New York School of Rock
2007 - 2011
Associate Office Manager / Project Director at Advanced Focus
2007 - 2011
Webmaster / Graphic Designer for Jay and the Americans at Rockaway Music
2000 - 2006
Image Collection Supervisor / Photographer / Graphic Designer at Depaul University Libraries
More About Me

A transmedia approach to storytelling through project creation

Energetic, goal-focused, & highly talented multidisciplinary artist & a unicorn product designer with over 24 years of design experience seeking to leverage 3 years of journalism, 5 years of marketing, 6 years of library science & 7 years of artistic internship & volunteer experience with additional experience in information project management in order to elevate & enhance User Experience.

I graduated with a Bachelor of Art in Art and Art History with a major in Media Arts and an emphasis in Photography and Digital Video at DePaul University in Chicago. My minor was in Communication with an emphasis in Media Studies. I had job experiences related to cataloging, categorizing, information architecture, marketing, research, writing, and the entertainment industry. I am also a freelance multidisciplinary multimedia designer by profession. I am always continuing my education by pursing a variety of related professional studies. 

  • Excellent communicator. Frequently collaborates with clients.
  • Winning logo and branding skills (9 contests).
  • Skilled in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Procreate, InVision, & Principle as well as WordPress, HTML & CSS.
  • Excelled in UX/UI Design courses.
  • Wrote a weekly column on music and identity for school paper.
  • Edited and published social content.
  • Able to manage social media production schedules.

Antagonist Art Movement – New York, NY

  • Never Records in conjunction with No Longer Empty, NYC 2010.
  • My Conjoined Twin, (5 collaborative performances with writers), NYC 2010–2011.
  • Alphabet City Soup, (20 performances), NYC 2009–2011.
  • Behold, The Antagonist Art Movement, (Designed graphics, illustration, and layout for print including a marketing postcard and show catalog for a special exhibition featuring over 20 artists), Providence, RI 2008.
  • Yo Mama Gallery Show, NYC 2007.
  • Ignite Art Slam, (3 solo-work exhibitions) NYC 2004, 2007, 2009.
  • Curated about 260 displays featuring between 780 and 1,560 artists’ work displays for weekly and one-off exhibitions while also managing and selling merchandise.

Increased brand awareness of national marketing music, comedy, and other popular culture campaigns such as through grassroots marketing efforts including distributing fliers, stickers, posters, and free CDs as well as organizing/assembling in-store displays.

More About Me

A thoughful & creative approach
to project creation.


Psychology / Marketing: Research, Testing, and Analysis


Writing: Journalism, Academic & Bloggiing


Web: WordPress, HTML & CSS


Design: Multimedia Art & Illustration

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We shall talk.