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Gabriel R. Shaughnessy

Last Updated: April 28, 2017

Illustration, Artwork and Web Design

7112 n Princeton | Portland, OR | (503)928-4223 | |



  • WordPress Development
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration


  • PHP
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • Javascript


  • Video
  • Projection Mapping
  • Computer Vision


  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • After Effects
  • SketchUp
  • Espresso, Coda
  • Terminal
  • Chrome
  • Git, SVN
  • VDMX
  • Quartz Composer
  • MadMapper
  • OSC and MIDI Tools




Date: 2011

Crushpath hired me to do frontend development and graphic design for their upcoming iPad App. I worked for two months in their San Francisco office, coding dynamic html templates, doing user experience design, and creating pixel-perfect graphics for the iOS developers to use in the app.


WK Tedx Projections

Date: 2011

I was a projection technician and consultant for Weiden and Kennedy for the Portland TEDx event. Using their designer’s files, I created a patch for VDMX and used a feed from the soundboard to trigger the animations.

Screen shot 2011-10-03 at 5.49.45 PM

Microsoft Remix Bing

Date: 2010

I worked with DJ Ill.Gates, providing custom built video mixing patches for a live AV presentation where he remixed the Bing Search Engine.


The Mechanical Garden

Date: 2011

The Mechanical Garden is an interactive projection mapping installation. I used computer vision, Wiimotes and iPads disguised in sculptural elements to bring a projection mapped painting to life.


Lacie SXSW Interactive Display


I designed and programmed an interactive kiosk for their SXSW trade show booth. I used Quartz Composer and Computer Vision combined with printed cards, creating a unique way for visitors to interact and learn about their products.


Weird Times Comix


Weird Times Comix is a larger-than-life comic book where participants can enter into the story, becoming a digital puppet, writing the captions, and changing the very look and feel of the page with projection mapped video effects. Read more about it here.

Jive Software


I’m currently in my fifth year contracting with Jive Software. I have played an integral role in the development of multiple enterprise web properties, doing everything from site architecture, wire-framing and planning to web animations, UI components and design. I collaboratively code with a highly skilled and focused team using our own internal collaboration software and We build a publishing environment that represents the voice of a corporation and interact with almost every department in the company to tell the story of our product, and ultimately our company, using the interwebs.



Beats Antique Website

Beats Antique is an Oakland-based band with a high-traffic website that changes every 3-4 months when they release a new album or go on tour. The web site features tools for posting from their iPhones, integration with the Topspin music distribution platform, and many other custom plugins.
Zachary Coffin Sculpture    The Official Website

Zachary Coffin Website

I built a custom Child Theme for the Genesis Framework, featuring responisve design and a customized portfolio management plugin.

One Hat One Hand Website

I built a custom theme for this San Francisco design and fabrication shop. I also coded plugins to manage their unique portfolio. The home page of the site uses AJAX to dynamically load content into a one-of-a-kind navigation interface.
Screen shot 2012-01-11 at 5.01.10 PM

Go Big Always Blog

I redesigned the Sam Lawrence’s blog using a custom child theme for the Anthem theme for WordPress.

Jive Software

I’ve been contracting with Jive Software, doing front-end development for their marketing site. A few highlights of the work I’ve done in the last year there are the rebuilt customers section, the site, the jiveworld12 site and most notably, helping to rebuild the entire site in WordPress


Daniel Divens

Daniel Divens

Website Manager at Jive Software


David Gurley

Project Manager at Weiden & Kennedy


Jason Naumoff

Experiential Designer


Dan Cohen

Artist, Muralist, Collaborator

Screen shot 2012-01-12 at 8.18.55 PM

John Taylor

Dir. of Business Develoment, Tech Shop


Carole Zoom

Artist, Activist, Owner of Zoomtopia

Education and Honors

B.S. in Art, Cum Laude, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
Honors Thesis passed with distinction, University of Oregon Robert D Clark Honors College
Ina Mclune Award, University of Oregon College of Architecture and Allied Arts
National Merit Scholar
United States Dept. of Education Presidential Scholar


I’m an avid cyclist, and I love self-supported bike touring with my friends. I also enjoy book binding, board games and interactive art.