Gunnar Kortenbach⎪NYC Artist and Designer

Gunnar Kortenbach


The Cooper Union, 2016-2020, New York, NY.
The Cooper Union is a private college that was founded in 1859 by Peter Cooper, a successful inventor and industrialist. To gain admittance to the school of art prospective students have to complete a month-long home test of 6 conceptual art prompts.
U.S. News & World Report ranks The Cooper Union as the #2 college in the northern region of the United States. Their art program has an acceptance rate of about 7%. Newsweek ranks Cooper as the "#1 Most Desireable Small School" and the "#7 Most Desirable School" overall.

Design and Architecture Senior High School, 2012-2016, Miami, FL.
DASH, ranked #21 in the Nation, is also #6 in the Nation’s magnet schools, and #2 in the state of Florida by U.S. News and World Report.  DASH is a Miami-Dade County Magnet School that provides a rigorous curriculum in art, design, and academics to students who are admitted through an application process. Students at DASH graduate with 32 credits, exceeding the state required 24.
Graduated: Cum Laude on June 8, 2016


1st Annual Cooper Union Film Festival - I had a short film shown at Anthology Film Archives on April 29, 2017

Work Experience

Art Center South Florida - Camp Assistant - 2014-15
Moonlighter Lounge - Makerspace Intern - 2015-16
Cherry Picked Vintage Market - Sales Associate - 2016


Maker Skills: Laser Cutting, 3D Printing, CNC Milling
Adobe Certified: Flash CS6, Photoshop CS6, (skilled in Illustrator)
Photography: Capture, retouch, and optimize photographs
Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint

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