RESUME

 

EDUCATION                                                                                                                                                                 

University of Georgia, Athens, GA

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography, December 2017

Cumulative GPA: GPA: 3.78/4.0

 

 

WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                                                    

Gallery Assistant, Dodd Galleries, Athens, Georgia, May 2017 — Present

  • Work with the Director of the galleries to plan, organize, and execute multiple exhibitions at once
  • Maintain physical gallery aesthetics by installing shows, completing gallery related wood working projects, and ensuring proper handling of art, as well as the gallery itself
  • Complete tasks related to graphic design, such as designing informational tri-folds, promotional posters, and exhibition wall text
  • Orchestrate previous data for the galleries and coordinate information related to upcoming shows with outside entities, as well as archive all materials for future uses

Education Intern, The Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, Georgia, August 2016 – December 2016

  • Conduct research on upcoming exhibitions for public information and gallery talks
  • Write docent guides as well as family guides for upcoming events
  • Give tours to public groups, school students, and donors of the museum

 

Curatorial Intern, The International Center of Photography, New York, NY, May 2016 – August 2016

  • Assist a team of curators in designing, installing, and executing the inaugural exhibition, Public, Private, Secret, of ICP’s New Museum on 250 Bowery
  • Conduct research on artists and works relevant to the theme of the show
  • Work as a cohesive entity with other aspects of the museum, such as the Design and Preparation team and the Marketing team
  • Responsible for being knowledgeable of the work and giving tours to teachers and donors of the museum after the exhibition opening

 

Head Studio Assistant, The K.A. Artist Shop, Athens, GA, October 2014 – Present

  • Manage and sell top of the line art supplies and gifts in a boutique art shop and gallery
  • Curate galleries of local and national artists, while creating artists connections, and learning installation techniques
  • Office skills such as publishing online advertisements and updating website with new material

 

SKILLS                                                                                                                                                                            

  • Adobe: Photoshop; Photoshop Lightroom; Premier Pro
  • Processing Film: Tray developing 4x5 black and white film, roll developing black and white film, enlarging black and white film, developing 35 mm, 120mm, and 4x5 color film, scanning using FlexLight scanners, scanning using flat bed scanners
  • Camera Equipment: Canon DSLR cameras; Cactus lights; Hot lamps; Stand lighting; Mamiya’s RZ & Mamiya 7 II (120 mm cameras); Toyo View 4x5 Camera (Large Format cameras)
  • Microsoft Office: Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Wood Working: 4 years of experience

 

EXHIBITIONS                                                                                                                                                               

  • Resonance, Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, Watkinsville, GA, January 2018
  • BFA Senior Exhibition, Dodd Galleries, Athens, GA, December 2017
  • Love and All It’s Many Forms, K. A. Artist Shop, Athens, GA, February 2016
  • Pt. II, Poplar Gallery, Athens, GA, December 2015

 

AWARDS & HONORS                                                                                                                                                      

Phi Beta Kappa Scholar

HOPE Scholarship

UGA Dean’s List