Riesling Dong

book artist & graphic designer

36 s. wabash ave,
chicago, il, 60601
ydong8@saic.edu

rieslingd.com

312 219 1822

education

august 2019–in may 2021

school of the art institute of chicago (saic)
master of fine arts, visual communication design

august 2015−december 2018

school of the art institute of chicago (saic)
bachelor of fine arts
(with emphasis in visual communication design)
 

professional experience

since january 2020

the neu lithium gallery, chicago
designer

 

october−november 2019

saic graduate open studio night
designer

 

august 2019

design summer 11, hangzhou
teaching assistant
worked with nicklaus troxller and tereza ruller

 

may−august 2018

ogilvy, chicago
intern
editorial designs for clients and advertising ideation, for clients including poise, modelo, and cisco

 

may−august 2017

becoming international art school, zhengzhou
lecturer

publications

april 2019

first
designer
saic contemporary practice annual publication

april 2019

hybridized practice

designer

saic visual communication mfa program publication

october 2018

on exactitude in science

designer

collected by joan flasch artists’ book collection

recognition and awards

2020–2021

caxton club grant recipient

family are the friends you don’t get to choose

2019−2021

the margot and thomas pritzker scholarship

2018−2019

justyna palka memorial scholarship

2015−2019

saic creative honors scholarship

2015−2016

contemporary practices scholarship

events and exhibitions

december 2020

making it

featured artist

saic wellness center

november 2020

unbinding self artist book exhibition

featured artist

gallery 62 at zhou b art center

november 2019

poetic

artist

saic site gallery poetic group exhibition

november 2019

pseudowords

curator, featured artist

saic graduate open studio night visual communication department group exhibition

april 2016

artbash

featured artist