Emily Cooperstein


Emily Cooperstein

New Media Artist


Member Since 2023


Emily Cooperstein

https://emilycooperstein.squarespace.com – emilyhcooperstein@gmail.com – (516) 236-5534 – Mineola, NY


Freelance Visual Artist – Garden City, NY March 2023 – Present

Collaborate with DJs and sound artists to create real-time audio-reactive visuals, enhancing the live performance experience through industry-standard software.
Develop custom visual concepts and designs tailored to match  the specific music style and atmosphere of each event
Communicated effectively with clients to understand their artistic vision, requirements, and deadlines.
Delivered visually engaging visuals within agreed-upon timeframes, ensuring client satisfaction.

Free People – Garden City, NY                     June 2022 – Present


Responsible for managing daily store operations and driving sales for a leading fashion retailer.
Achieved consistently high customer satisfaction ratings by providing exceptional customer service
Facilitated effective communication and collaboration between management and the sales team, fostering a cohesive and high-performing team dynamic.

Ruby and Jenna – Oceanside, NY                 August 2020– August 2021


Coordinated daily store operations and provided exceptional customer service for a popular boutique clothing store.
Managed inventory and conducted visual merchandising to create an inviting and cohesive store environment

Stealth Startup – Remote                     January 2019 – January 2020

Packaging Designer

Collaborated with a team of designers and engineers to create innovative packaging solutions for a startup company.
Utilized graphic design skills to develop packaging designs that were both visually appealing and functional.




Pratt Institute – Brooklyn, NY                                 May  2023

MFA Digital Art, Major: Interactive Art

Graduated with distinction, 3.96 GPA
Coursework included interactive design, programming, and emerging technologies, culminating in an MFA thesis project exploring the intersection of art and technology.

Muhlenberg College – Allentown, PA                         May  2020

BFA Studio Art

Coursework included painting, drawing, sculpture, and printmaking, culminating in a studio art thesis exhibition.
Competed on the indoor and outdoor track and field teams, serving as team captain during junior and senior years


Awards: Dean’s Offices Award for work done on quick response, a site-specific interactive installation at the heart of Pratt Institute’s Brooklyn campus celebrating community during the pandemic

Skills: Touchdesigner, Arduino IDE, Houdini, Adobe Suite, Blender, Processing, AR/VR


August 2021-May 2023
Pratt Institute MFA- Digital Arts, Concentration: Interactive Arts

Professional Skills

  • AR/VR
  • Arduino
  • Blender
  • DepthAI
  • openCV
  • P5.js
  • Physical Computing
  • TouchDesigner