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Office Graphic Design

Location:
New York, NY, 10040
Salary:
$40 negotiable
Posted:
August 20, 2012

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Phone: 973-***-**** / k92ze3@r.postjobfree.com

LISA QUINN

O B J E C T I V E

TO UTILIZE MY EDUCATION IN STUDIO ARTS IN COMBINATION WITH MUSEUM EXPERIENCE TO REPRESENT AN ARTS ORGANIZATION AND CONTRIBUTE TO THE CREATIVE GROWTH OF A COMPANY.

E D U C A T I O N

WILLIAM PATERSON UNIVERSITY, Wayne, NJ MAY 2008 BACHELOR of FINE ARTS

• FOCUSING IN STUDIO PAINTING AND EXCEEDED THE REQUIREMENTS OF AN ART HISTORY MINOR

• ADMITTED AND REMAINED ON DEAN’S LIST DECEMBER 2006

• RELEVANT COURSES INCLUDE; ITALIAN RENAISSANCE, 20TH CENTURY AMERICAN ART HISTORY, ART IN NEW YORK, NEOCLASSIC AND ROMANTIC ART, STUDIO LABS IN GRAPHIC DESIGN AND VISUAL COMMUNICATION

WILLIAM PATERSON UNIVERSITY, Wayne, NJ Anticipated Fall 2012 MASTER of FINE ARTS, Mixed Media

• MAINTAINED A CUMULATIVE 4.0 GPA

• DEVELOPED SYLLABUS AND ASSISTED PROFESSOR IN CREATING A CURRICULUM FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

• ACQUIRED THE KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY TO ARTICULATE THE RELEVANCE OF THE CONTEMPORARY ART MARKET TO THE MAINSTREAM

• RELEVANT COURSES; CONTEMPORARY ART, THE METHODOLOGIES OF ART HISTORY, GRADUATE SEMINARS IN VISUAL LITERACY, THE NATURE OF IMAGINATION AND CREATIVITY & CULTURAL CONTEXT OF CONTEMPORARY ART

W O R K E X P E R I E N C E

METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, Manhattan, NY SEPTEMBER 2008- SEPTEMBER 2, 2012

Education, Group Reservations, Part-time

• COLLABORATED WITH A TEAM OF 6 INDIVIDUALS BY INTRODUCING OVER 40,000 VISITORS PER YEAR TO THE MUSEUMS COLLECTION

• STRATEGIZED AN APPROACH TO PROVIDE INFORMATION TO THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE MANY FACETS THE MUSEUM OFFERS

• COLLABORATED WITH TEAM MEMBERS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF PUBLIC PROGRAMS INCLUDING; HIGHLIGHTED PUBLIC TOURS, GALLERY TALKS AND FAMILY PROGRAMS

• ASSISTED CURATORIAL STAFF WITH SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS, MUSEUM GLOSSARY AND GENERAL RESEARCH

• PREFORMS AND SUPERVISES DAILY ADMINISTRATIVE FUNCTIONS

• PARTICIPATED IN CONDUCTING INTERVIEWS FOR THE HIRING PROCESS

• COORDINATED AN OUTREACH PROGRAM FOR 1-12TH GRADE NYC STUDENTS

METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, MANHATTAN, NY May 2009- present

Family Program Instructor, contractual

• CREATES PROGRAMS BASED ON A PARTICULAR THEME IN THE MUSEUM’S COLLECTION

• LEADS A PUBLIC TOUR TO VISITING FAMILIES OF UP TO 50 PEOPLE

A C H I E V E M E N T S

• WAS SELECTED & EXHIBITED 4 WORKS IN ‘THE MASTER CLASS’ JURIED SHOW IN DECEMBER 2011

• SIGNIFICANT VOLUNTEER HOURS DEVOTED TO GALLERY WORK AND OPENINGS

• CONTRIBUTED GRAPHIC ART TO A NOTEWORTHY PUBLISHED JOURNAL

• GRAPHIC ART WAS DISPLAYED IN THE CHENG LIBRARY ON THE WILLIAM PATERSON CAMPUS

S K I L L S

Proficient in the latest versions of PC and MAC Platforms, Microsoft Office /adobe Photoshop and Illustrator /Vista Museum Systems/ Hanging, mounting and framing artwork in a gallery atmosphere/ developed websites/ Social media marketing/ business cards/ personalized office stationary/Brochures and Programs



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