Preworn

Portfolio

Places I Have Worked / Work I’ve Done


The New School

Web Developer
(Sep 2016 – Present)

Web developer for the New York City based university. Develop, debug, assess and maintain all current web-based systems as well as actively participate in the development and structuring of new systems. Consult with other departments across the university to support, develop and stabilize their own web-based systems.

Guggenheim Museum

Web Infrastructure Systems Administrator
(Nov 2011 – Nov 2014)

Full-time Linux systems administrator for the New York City based, internationally renowned, art museum. Managed and monitored all Linux servers in the Guggenheims’ Linux-based clusters to ensure 24/7 operation and availability. Was the hands-on tech lead in the assessment, forensics and recovery of key pieces of web-based Internet art in the museum’s permanent collection.

e-flux

Linux/Unix Systems Administrator
(Jan 2011 – Feb 2012)

Contract Linux systems administrator for the web-based, global online arts newsletter/publication. Managed all servers in e-flux’s Linux-based cluster to ensure 24/7 operation and availability. Monitored and debugged e-flux’s high-volume mail server (450,000 to 200,000 mails per day) to ensure overall stability and availability.

Artforum International

Web Developer
(Feb 2007 – Nov 2011)

Lead web developer tech for the New York City based art publication. Developed, produced and maintained all front-end and back-end aspects of Artforum’s main website and sister sites: Bookforum and Artforum China. Worked closely with existing tech team to conceive, develop, modernize, and re-platform pre-existing PHP and MySQL based CMS to a more object oriented and flexible system.

Metropolis Magazine

Web Developer
(Apr 2001 – Apr 2007)

Web developer for the New York City based architecture and design publication. Developed, produced, managed and maintained all front-end and back-end aspects of the Metropolis Magazine website.

The Onion

Pioneering Web Developer
(Sep 1995 – Jan 2001)

Pioneering web systems developer, administrator, content editor, ad manager, etc… for the multi award winning humor publication. Helped guide and shape the publication’s online voice during their seminal transition from small circulation campus weekly to an internationally renowned web presence.