Jessica DeVries

Jessica DeVries

Portland, OR, US



I'm a Portland OR based designer and maker passionate about interactive technologies and new media.  I have years of multidisciplinary experience creating and producing exciting experiences and products.  I am looking to build relationships in the NW with like-minded interactive artists and creative coders.

I am currently a Project Manager at ACME, working with a great group of fabricators to make stellar environments for retail and events.


ACME Scenic & Display, Portland, OR, US, Creative Technologist

Oct 2015 - current

Guild, Los Angeles, Portland, Creative, Engineer

Feb 2014 - Aug 2015

Electroland, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Manager

Jul 2012 - Feb 2014


Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Masters, Design Research

Learned to design interactive environments using Processing, Arduino, and MaxMSP.

Aug 2010 - Sep 2011

Ball State University, Bachelors, Archtiecture

Co-led a design/build club for architecture students, learned digital fabrication technologies

Aug 2006 - May 2010


Cripe Competition, 1st Place

Received the Award of Excellence for a design for a Municipal Court House in Washington, DC.


Academic Honors in Writing, 1st Place

I was selected as one of about a dozen students to receive this award in a class of over 4,000 students. This award recognizes superior academic writing.


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