Hi! I’m shelen!


My focus lies in creating impactful works that engage people using their various senses. Thus, my work is interactive, print or digital, and always has an intricate storyline. My background in architecture helps me think spatially and experimentally, making my designs unique. 

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Poster and Visual Design


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Hey there!



I am Shelen Virani! Nice to meet you! If you find my work intriguing and are curious to chat, shoot an email to shelenvirani01@gmail.com.
I'm always open to connecting and collaborating.




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Work Experience

  • Lead Visual Content Designer
    Adobe Inc—San Francisco, CA
    2023—present

  • Graphic Designer
    AIGA(American Institute of Graphic Arts)—Los Angeles, CA
    2022—2023

  • Graphic Designer
    Ventures Advertising Ltd.—Surat, Gujarat, India
    2019—2020

  • Graphic Designer+Artist
    FreelanceSurat, Gujarat, India
    2020—2021

  • Graphic Artist
    Design Work GroupSurat, Gujarat, India
    2018—2019

  • Graphic Design Intern
    Sprouts of PromiseLos Angeles, CA
    2022—2022

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant
    Otis College of Art and Design—Los Angeles, CA
    2021—2022


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Values and Passion

  • Interactivity
  • Playfulness
  • Social Responsibility
  • Viewer Engagement
  • Experimentation + Exploration
  • Intentionality + Boldness
  • Spatial Relationship
  • Creativity + Uniqueness


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Stuff I am good at (professionally)

  • Graphic Design
  • Interactive Design Works (Both Print and Digital!)
  • Conceptualization + Story Telling
  • Book and Editorial Design
  • Print Making
  • Branding
  • Illustration
  • Design Direction
  • Motion Graphics + Creative Coding


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Things I do when I am not designing

  • Games—Mobile, Table Top, Board, and Video Games
  • Anime + Manga (Especially ONE PIECE!︎)
  • Traveling + Hiking + Trekking
  • Playing with Animals or Birds— Dogs, Cats, Crows, Peacocks, Owls, Eagles, Bats, Dragons...🐕🐈‍⬛🐉🦉🦅🦇🦚
  • Learning New Languages(Currently Learning Spanish and Japanese)


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Education

  • MFA(Master of Fine Arts)
    Graphic Design
    Otis College of Art and Design
    Los Angeles, California
    2021—2022

  • B.Arch(Bachelor of Architecture)
    Veer Narmad South Gujarat University
    Surat, Gujarat, India
    2012—2017



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Interested in connecting with me?
Shoot me an email at—shelenvirani01@gmail.com(all feedback, critiques, dog pictures, anime, manga, or tv series suggestions, etc. are all welcome)😄

You can view my resume on—Resume_ShelenVirani