Borbala Komjathy

Gallery Assistant Intern

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Projects

Skills

  • Fashion
  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Exhibition
  • Presenting
  • Client Services
  • Problem Solving
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Customer Service

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • Lacey West Art Ltd

    Lacey West Art Ltd

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    • Recruitment
  • Stephanie Hoppen Gallery

    Stephanie Hoppen Gallery

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    • Art Galleries

Work history

Currently

Art Department Assistant

Stephanie Hoppen Gallery

Jan 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • • Act as Front of House, answer enquiries via email, phone and in person • Update databases – including stock, client and designer lists • Produce content for website and social media • Assist at sales • Produce content for press and sales

2016

HR Assistant

Lacey West Art Ltd

Nov 2016 - Dec 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • • Update database with fresh CVs, information, client details, interview notes etc • Carry out research about the market, galleries and clients • Attend interviews and meetings, take notes • Select appropriate candidates based on qualifications and suitability • Call possible candidates regarding new job opportunities on behalf of agency • Use Chameleon-I database

2016

Personal Assistant

Jacobson Space

Oct 2016 - Nov 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • • Carry out research on artists and artworks • Administrative assistance - upkeep of office and library, management of expenses, filing • Produce short and long context essays

2016

Art Department Assistant

Annely Juda Fine Art

Sep 2016 - Nov 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Gallery Assistant Intern • Organise and update documents and files such as catalogues and artist CVs • Update databases, monitor uploaded information • Organise catalogues and invitations of upcoming exhibitions • Front of House duties – answering phones, managing emails and in-person queries

2016

Tedx Courtauld Institute Volunteer

Tedx Courtauld Institute

Jan 2016 - Mar 2016
  • Freelance
  • • Welcome guests and visitors, provide guidance and information of the talks and different programs • Responsible for guest list and tickets • Engage with guests in a friendly and welcoming manner, build up good relationship with the visitors • Ensure that all information is correctly communicated between the members of the team • Work behind the bar, answer customer enquiries • Decorate venue, set up tables and seating • Restock supplies

2015

Refugee Centre Volunteer

Refugee Centre

Jul 2015 - Sep 2015
  • Freelance
  • • Organise the collection and delivery of donations such as clothes and toys • Make sure all team members and volunteers work together efficiently • Answer all enquiries regarding donation and volunteer applications • Ensure all donations are given out fairly and equally • Set up temporary donation station, deliver the donated items, organise different on-site activities

2015

Gallery Assistant

Gregersen Art Point

Jun 2015 - Sep 2015
  • Full Time
  • • Constantly communicate with external and internal partners of the gallery to ensure that all information is correctly forwarded and updated • Manage diaries and journals, book flights, travels, accommodations, and meetings • Update and edit the webpage of the gallery • Answer phone calls and emails • Responsible for printing, editing and updating contracts and documents • Ensure that all visitors and guests are correctly monitored, manage check-ins and check-outs • Interact with guests to gain feedback on quality and experiences • Assist at the installations and de-installations of the exhibitions • Assist during events and programs held in the gallery, prepare venue • Restock office supplies

2015

International Student Officer

Courtauld Institute of Art

Sep 2014 - Jun 2015
  • Freelance
  • • Provide support for international and EU students of the Courtauld Institute, help them to settle down, provide information about London, accommodation and documents such as the National Insurance Number • Assist at organising different events and programs delivered by the Student Union, set up venues and supervise events • Work closely with all societies of the institute, help them and monitor their activities

2014

Gallery Assistant

Kieselbach Gallery and Auction House

Jun 2014 - Sep 2014
  • Full Time
  • • Catalogue and researching art works for upcoming auctions, updating databases and archives, and organise files and documents of previous auctions • Communicate with the international partners of the gallery, translate texts and emails • Manage diaries and journals, book flights, travels, accommodations, and meetings • Generate content for website, like short introductory texts and descriptions • Assist at the set-up of the Inside Art programs at Budapest Art Market 2014

2013

Educational Workshop Assistant

Hungarian National Gallery

Sep 2012 - Feb 2013
  • Freelance
  • • Assist at delivery of workshops for children • Introduce specific paintings chosen from the gallery’s collection and encourage discussion • Prepare presentations and assist at the planning of upcoming events • Prepare venue and supply tools such as paint and brushes • Introduce workshop attendants to different techniques and practices

2011

Studio Assistant

Makany Marta Studio

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011
  • Full Time
  • • Welcome costumers and guests, answer and generate calls and emails • Update diaries, schedule meetings, restock office supplies and materials • Prepare dresses, accessorise for photoshoots, research locations for upcoming editorials • Provide information on collections, good knowledge of the designer’s work and style • Assist at the set-up of photo-shoots by making sure that venue is prepared and all demands are carried out accordingly • Assist at set-up of window displays • Restock office supplies and materials • Delivery of materials, messages and information to and from different studios • Ability to accurately analyse and accordingly respond to customer needs

Education

2016

History of Art

Courtauld Institute of Art

Sep 2013 - Jul 2016
  • BA History of Art

2013

English Language, Literature, History of Maths, History, Arts and Visual Culture

Lauder Javne Jewish Community School

Sep 2000 - Jun 2013
  • Hungarian Matura Exams