Paulina Occhino

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Alien Survival Kit

The Alien Survival Kit is a collection of products that are essential in order to be prepared for an impending invasion. The kit was developed after extensive research into the marketing methods that have been historically used to sell novelty items. Inspired by retro sci-fi comic design, each product was carefully crafted by hand.

  • Typography
  • Packaging
  • Product Design


Shortlist is an app designed for animated short film fanatics. It allows users to leave reviews, discover new artists, read articles written by industry professionals, and find a sense of community within their specific interests. Special consideration was placed on fostering a sense of community among like-minded individuals.

  • App Design
  • Web Design

You Need This

You Need This: Advertising Amongst the Ages is a project that explores the products and inventions that have gained popularity historically, despite their absurdity or ineffectiveness. This exploration takes shape in the form of two zines as well as a peripheral product- The Moon Cleaner. You Need This is inspired by space-age design and advertising, as well as media such as The Jetsons.

  • Typography
  • Packaging
  • Editorial

Public Show

Wednesday, May 3, 2023
9:00 AM7:00 PM
Manitou A Bi Bii Daziigae

Industry Night

Thursday, May 4, 2023
5:00 PM9:00 PM
Manitou A Bi Bii Daziigae

Land Acknowledgement

We would like to acknowledge that we've been privileged to complete our studies on Treaty 1 territory; the traditional gathering place of the Anishinaabe, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota and Dene people and the traditional homeland of the Métis people.