Jacob Sarasohn

510-725-7494 | jacobsarasohn@gmail.com | www.jacobsarasohn.com

Creative Services Intern | Chicago Sky


Responsible for daily feature photography and digital graphics for social media. Produced andedited video packages for the Web. Collaborated with designers, writers and editors on in-depth multimedia pieces.

Design Intern | National Gallery of Art


January 2018 - August 2018

I assist the planning, development, organizing, management, and maintenance of art exhibitions and displays. This includes designing, measuring and creating accurate scaled moquettes of exhibitions for curators. Assisting the Silkscreen Shop in making screens, mixing inks, organizing files and workstations, and mounting signs to sign blanks.

Teaching Assistant | School of the Art Institute of Chicago


August 2018 - Current

I support woodshop managers in organizing and managing materials, checking out tools and equipment, assist students during woodshop authorizations and provide insight while students are in the facilities. Supervise shop safety and upkeep of machines and tools. Facilitate and manage student workers paychecks and scheduling. Train new workers and set them up for success.

Design Coordinator | Fundamentals Academy


August 2017 - August 2018

Responsible for increasing the visual literacy of the Academy's staff including rebuilding and structuring a completely new website. Consistently produced high quality, original images to be used on all platforms. Improved overall quality, presentation and workflow of visual media. Enforced visual ethics and accuracy concerning professionalism within the Academy.

Multimedia Producer | University of California Berkeley Deep Drive


January 2017- August 2017

Dr. Karl Zipster investigates the morals and machine learning involved with autonomous driving. I am in charge of documenting and distilling his work into visual presentations, from video and photography shoots to powerpoint presentations. Dr. Zipster uses my materials when presenting to other academics, potential funders and students.

Senior Managing Editor | Photo and Visuals, The Berkeley High Jacket


August 2016 - June 2017

Over my three years on The Jacket, I worked my way up from documenting the sports teams to being in charge of all visual media. This included editing and overseeing all media for the website and print. I redesigned and recoded our website and revived and strengthened our social media presence. I was in charge of over 30 writers, editors and photographers.

Teaching Assistant | Alameda County Office of Education


August 2015 - November 2016

Two days a week I instructed middle school students on video production. This included writing lesson plans and delivering information in a way that was understandable to a younger audience.


  • Alameda County ROP/CET Student of Excellence (2017 Highest Honors)

  • 2018 SAIC Photography Full-Tuition Scholarship


  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Bachelor of Fine Arts (2018 - 2022)