Claire Pritchard

Visual Artist

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Skills

  • Customer Experience
  • Adobe Create Suite
  • Art Assistance
  • Studio Assistance
  • Administrative Assistance
  • Gallery Invigilation
  • Visual Art
  • Installation Art
  • Exhibition Building
  • Set Building

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Serpentine Galleries

    Serpentine Galleries

    • Arts and Culture
  • O

    Off To Work

    • White Cube

      White Cube

      • Arts and Culture
    • Film and Video Umbrella

      Film and Video Umbrella

      • Arts and Culture

    Work history

    Currently

    Gallery Assistant

    White Cube

    May 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Part Time
    • Responsible for monitoring and protecting artworks and gallery installations // Interacting with gallery visitors, informing them about the exhibitions // Collaborate with reception team on scheduling and gallery communications // Assistance of Exhibitions team with the upkeep of delicate sculptures

    2020

    Print Assistant

    Laz Consultancy

    Dec 2019 - Feb 2020
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Prepping and packing photographic prints // Organising deliveries and managing shipments

    2019

    Production Fabricator

    James Glancy Design

    Sep 2019 - Nov 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Fabrication of decorations for multiple London installations // Warehouse Operation // Packing and shipment preparation // Stock room Maintenance

    2020

    Apr 2019 - Feb 2020
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Part Time
    • Invigilating within both galleries // Providing in depth information to visitors on artists, artworks and public programmes // Overseeing the safety and security of artworks // Reporting any risks to Team Leaders and Security team

    2018

    Show Change Technician

    White Cube

    Sep 2018 - Sep 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Installation of all exhibitions across both White Cube London sites // Manual Handling // Packing and Unpacking // Art Handling // Working From Heights trained (Boss Training) // Harness trained (HSS) // IPAF 3a, 3a+ Mobile Vertical Licensed Operator // Lighting experience // Operation of most install machinery and equipment

    2018

    Commitee Team Member and Publication Team Member

    CSM BAFA

    Nov 2017 - May 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Liaised with other committee members on event organisation for course-wide open studios and degree show and with graphic designers on publication design // Organising fund raising initiatives // Promoting and advertising events // Sourcing venues and DJs for afterparty // Social media promotion for various events such as open studios and afterparty // General logistics for event set up // Working with delegating budgets // Generating ideas for artist, student and general public interaction

    2018

    Gallery Assistant

    Assembly Point

    Sep 2017 - Jun 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Gallery invigilation and interacting with public // Social media content, incl. Facebook and Instagram posting // Administrative tasks including researching for upcoming exhibitions and projects // Updating gallery WordPress website including online editions store // Sourcing suppliers for events // Assisting with mail-outs // Assisting with press release writing // Liaising with exhibitions artists and studio artists // Organising events at the gallery i.e. private views and performances // Working on events to ensure the smooth running throughout

    2017

    Gallery Intern

    Cell Project Space

    Jan 2017 - May 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Assisting with exhibition installation // Sourcing supplies and books for the gallery office // Professionally packing and unpacking artworks shipped to and from the gallery // Working at private views

    2017

    Gallery Intern

    Assembly Point

    Jan 2017 - May 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Social media content // Assisting with exhibition installation // Administrative tasks including researching for upcoming exhibitions and projects // Assisting with press release writing // Working at private views and events with the overall running of the event

    2016

    Student Placement

    Film and Video Umbrella

    Sep 2016 - Dec 2016
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Working with printed and digital archives including organising, collating data and searching for digital content online // Working as runner on film shoots for artists including liaising with actors, hair and wardrobe and artists; sourcing and transporting props before, after and during shoot days; general logistics on set // Collecting Arts Council surveys for viewership demographic and opinions at an arts festival // General office organisation

    2019

    Supervisor

    Parched LTD

    Sep 2016 - Apr 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Delivering great customer service // Working behind the bar and on the floor // Executing table service // All aspects of opening up and closing the pub // Managing a team of bar staff through busy services // Training new staff on our particular standards of customer service // Fielding customer complaints and dealing with issues efficiently during service // Delivering knowledge of a vast range of products // Ensuring stock levels on products are maintained daily // Working closely with kitchen staff, bar staff and other managers to ensure the smooth running of food service // Taking bookings and providing in-depth answers to customer enquiries

    2015

    Jan 2016 - Dec 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Managing areas of the restaurant and working behind the bar // Providing great customer service // Working as private bartender in the events space // Maintaining high restaurant standards // Delivering special services for Wedding parties // Providing excellent table service

    2015

    Hospitality Team Member

    Off To Work

    Dec 2014 - Jun 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Waiting at large scale events and functions // Silver service and fine dining // Champagne waiter // Head waiter for team service // Private box waiter O2 arena // Providing very high levels of customer service across all events // Adapting to working for multiple clients across all events // Event set up in large venues // Working in specialist venues of historical importance // Navigating highly demanding services // Liaising with agency members and external clients

    Education

    2017

    Diploma in Professional Studies

    Central Saint Martins (UAL)

    Jun 2016 - Jun 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Awarded Distinction

    2018

    Sep 2014 - Jun 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Awarded First Class Hons

    2014

    Foundation Diploma in Art and Design

    Manchester School of Art

    Sep 2013 - Jun 2014
    • Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Awarded a Distinction

    2013

    Sep 2011 - Jun 2013
    • Bury, United Kingdom
    • Art and Design - A*, English Literature - A, Film Studies - A

    2011

    Sep 2009 - Jun 2011
    • Bury, United Kingdom
    • 11 GCSEs including English and Maths