Based in Montreal, la pigiste is an independent graphic design studio and art direction, founded by Marie Chatard. Check out his resume and have a look at our work.

EMPLOYMENTS

February-March 2015
Communications Officer,
Christine Phung, Fashion Week, Paris, France
June-August 2014
Communications Officer,
Gora Gallery, Montreal, Canada
May-June 2014
Sales consultant,
Galeries Lafayette, Bordeaux, France
June-August 2013
Graphic designer,
Armand Thiery, Levallois, France
June-July 2012
Fashion designer,
Ella Luna, Paris, France
April 2011
Assistant architect,
Augustin Revel, Fourqueux, France

EDUCATION

2015-2017
UQAM University of Quebec in Montreal,
Masters in environmental design,
(In progress).
2012-2015
EBABX, École Des Beaux Arts
National Diploma of Visual Arts design option,
obtained with honors.
2011-2012
PREP'ART Preparatory Class for art schools,
Paris.
2011
Baccalaureate in economics and social science,
with honors.

COLLABORATIONS

Angelo Cirimèle, Bordeaux, France
Workshop on fashion magazines
Raumlabor, Montréal, Canada
Furniture making for the House Fontaine,
Bellastock, Montréal , Canada
« Re-Shack," experimental about ecological principles
Lionel catelan, Bordeaux, France
Editorial Design Workshop
Jean Baptiste Fastrez & Sebastian Cordoleani, Bordeaux, France
Designing object with leather
Masahide Otani, Helen Ferrié and Marina Bellefaye, Bordeaux
Workshop vidéo

PROFESSIONAL FAIR

Book Fair Montreal, 2015
Paris Fashion Week, 2015
Who’s Next, Paris, 2012

PROFICIENCIES

Infographics
• Graphics: illustration, logos, stationery, paper
presentation, customer models.
• Image: development and declination lines
color processing, retouching.
• Printed: leaflet, brochure, magazine, catalog,
posters, flyers, business cards ...
• Visual Identity: logotype, graphic charts
Research and Analysis
• Ability to search documentation.
• Capacity for analysis and synthesis
Communication
• Writing reports ....
• Knowledge of social media.
• Actively staying abreast of current design trends.
Fashion design
• Hand Work on clothing, (Embroidery & Jewellery)
• Sketch, vectorial drawing.

COMPUTER SKILLS

MAC ENVIRONMENT
PC ENVIRONMENT
ILLUSTRATOR
PHOTOSHOP
INDESIGN
ACROBAT
WORD
EXCEL
POWERPOINT
Competence

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Cinque Terre

EXHIBITIONS

10 to 12 April 2015
Posters minutes of workshop
L’escale du livre, Bordeaux , France
June 18 to September 14, 2014
Graphic presentation archive
Cité Frugès / Le Corbusier, Pessac, France
16 to 20 October 2013
Industrial design during the Design Tour
Dock Design, Bordeaux, France