resume posting

Gallery Assistant, Archiver, Cataloger

Resume posted by Meg Ryder in Museum and Gallery.
Desired position type: Full-Time.
Location: Atlanta Georgia, United States

rydermr@email.wofford.edu
Mobile:
404-797-5631

Summary

Recent graduate from Wofford College with experience in curating, cataloging and researching a private collection. Also experienced in marketing and promoting museums, art centers, and arts organizations. Innovative, organized and detail-oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills.

Skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Beginner Raiser’s Edge
  • Some HTML Coding
  • Research

Spoken Languages

  • Intermediate Spanish

Education

Wofford College (Spartanburg, SC), Aug 2011 – May 2015
Major in Art History and minor in Business
Cumulative GPA: 3.3; Major GPA: 3.4

Senior Capstone in Art History
• Established and implemented a catalog for The Arts Partnership of Spartanburg’s first permanent collection of art
• Curated the installation in the Spartanburg County Administration offices
• Relayed my research findings of the artists and acquisition details in a written report

IES London (London, UK), Jan 2014 – Apr 2014
Internship and study abroad participant

Experience

Assistant to Database Administrator, Jan 2015 – Feb 201
The Arts Partnership of Spartanburg (Spartanburg, SC)
• Entered membership and attendance data into Raiser’s Edge

Cultural Planning Intern, Sep 2014 – Dec 2015
The Arts Partnership of Spartanburg (Spartanburg, SC)
• Designed, wrote and distributed promotional material for cultural planning initiative
• Conducted research on cities with cultural districts that assisted the CEO with cultural planning

Marketer, July 2014 – Oct 2014
Launch Atlanta (Atlanta, GA)
•Communicated with potential vendors to secure participation in clients’ events
•Compiled press releases for clients

Marketing and Development Intern, May 2014 – Aug 2014
Museum of Design Atlanta (Atlanta, GA)
• Publicized Museum’s programs and events on community websites
• Built contact sheets of target audiences and donors that assisted the development and marketing directors in establishing and maintaining relationships

Intern, May 2014 – Aug 2014
Atlanta Contemporary Art Center (Atlanta, GA)
• Assisted artists with preparing gallery for exhibitions
• Informed visitors about exhibition details and membership benefits, answered visitors’ questions, and acted as liaison between clients and staff

Marketing, Membership and Gallery Coordinator Intern, Jan 2014 – Aug 2014
Photofusion (London, UK)
• Reviewed current photography exhibitions on company blog that increased social media presence
• Assisted with preparation and breakdown of exhibitions

 

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