gallery assistant

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Events
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  • Theatre
  • Visual Arts
  • Excel
  • Indesign
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Word

Work history


Gallery Assistant

National Gallery

Aug 2014
  • • Primarily invigilate the exhibition space, offer information and guidance to visitors • Help to make sure visitors are met in a safe and welcoming environment • Supporting and promoting the gallery’s activities and services, including exhibitions, ticket sales, donations and the various other programmes in the gallery


Dance Festival Press Assistant

International Dance Festival Kalamata, Greece

Jun 2011 - Jul 2014
  • • Research, prepare and send out press and listings information • Assist Head of Festival Press with setting up interviews, meeting journalists, broadcasters etc. • Assist in managing Artistic Director’s diary • Liaised with artists to provide designated services, as directed


Development & Creative Assistant

Festival Miden, Kalamata, Greece

May 2012 - Apr 2014
  • • Researching new suppliers, audience and in-kind sponsorship leads • Contribute creatively to strategic and practical aspects of the Festival • Assist in the wider development of its innovative work • Main liaison with the festival’s collaborators and deal with venue arrangements


Projects Administrative Assistant

Iran Heritage Foundation

Sep 2013 - Mar 2014
  • • Updating and amending existing databases • Conduct research for several projects of the foundation • Administration support: ordering supplies, attending meetings, setting up appointments, data entry, stock control of materials • Coordinating booking of meeting rooms


Digital Communications Assistant

Rambert Dance Company

Sep 2012 - Dec 2012
  • • Lead the development of a specific campaign of the company including creation of e-flyers and social networking • Responsible for the maintenance of the website and ensuring the information on it was accurate and well presented • Administration support


Digital Communications Intern

Rambert Dance Company

Jan 2012 - Jul 2012
  • • Assist the Digital Communications Manager in developing effective online digital marketing campaigns • Social media activity and updating Company's websites • Contribute to the preparation of the monthly e-newsletters and e-flyers of the company • Assist with ad-hoc administration duties for the marketing and press department as required • Worked on a variety of research projects Jan 2012-Aug 2012


Gallery Assistant

LA Scatola Gallery

May 2011 - Dec 2011
  • • Contribute to the gallery’s blog by providing weekly art reviews • Marketing campaign planning • Attend and facilitate press events at the gallery as required • Establish relations with press, bloggers and chase reviews and listings


Events Assistant

Justina M. Barnicke Gallery

May 2009 - Aug 2010
  • • Assist the Gallery Director in the efficient running of the gallery • Promoting the education programme • Act as an artist liaison



MA Cultural Policy Management

City University London, United Kingdom

Aug 2010 - Dec 2012