Eduardo Da Costa, FRSA

Freelance Curator, Crative, Writer, Activist,networker

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

Student at Birkbeck college University of london , I love politics the arts and localism. Ex English student. Interested in curatorial studies, contemporary modern art are my favourites. I also love abstraction and questioning blackness

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Skills

  • Journalism
  • Content and Media Writing
  • Social Media
  • Activism

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • TATE

    TATE

    • Arts and Culture
  • Google

    Google

    • Technology
  • Creative Mentor Network

    Creative Mentor Network

    • Social Enterprise
  • gal-dem magazine

    gal-dem magazine

    • Media Production

Work history

Currently

Work Experince student

The Financial Times

Sep 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • 2 weeks work placement, working on understanding the corporate world of the FT. Making contacts with the main movers and shakers in the company, in order to advance my career.

Currently

Co-Chair and Founder of the Young Fabian Arts and Culture Network

Young Fabians

Jan 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • meetings, discussion, politics and art. Events

Currently

Youth Board member and external observer of LLDC board

London Development corporation

Jan 2008
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • - Reading Corporate governance plans feeding back from a young persons point of view • Being involved in the selection of planed infrastructure like Schools and housing that fall within the QEOP area of jurisdiction • Meeting with the CEO twice a year to push to the centre the boards concerns and feedback on the parks development and smart objectives • Being involved directly with Architects and Designers to test out the impact of the designs on the surrounding area, with a view to making it accessible to young people • Chairing meetings with between the Board and minsters members of the mayoralty and other local officials • Undertaking creative tasks making promotional videos impacting on the wider communities engagement with the park and what it has to offer. • Charity fundraising previously with Legacy list and now with The Foundation for Future London. • Consulting for the Olympicopolis Plan, which will see, cultural and university institutions come to the park.

2019

Social media manager

Art Tactic

Mar 2019 - May 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Creating content, writing stories, planing an online identity.

2019

Art Gallery junior Assistant

Dellasposa Fine Art LLP

Jan 2019 - Mar 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Art Administration,Events,Sales,

2018

Engagement and Administration intern

Arcola Theatre

Aug 2018 - Oct 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Youth engagement, Facilitation of programs, creating programs, Theatre Adminsertation. Social Media content management. Answering phones.

2016

community engagement officer

Soundings Consultation Ltd.

Mar 2016 - Apr 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • -At the Roadshows (across the 4 Boroughs) and Main Exhibitions (at London Aquatics Centre) -Helping set up and take down consultation events -Greeting visitors and explaining what is happening -Sign-in and taking notes on attendees at events -Handing out and collecting feedback sheets -At the public workshop -Helping set up and take down consultation events -Greeting visitors and explaining what is happening and where to go -Sign-in and taking notes on attendees at events -Handing out and collecting feedback sheets -Helping with catering -Helping with hand held microphones

Education

Currently

Bachelor of Arts (Art History and Curatorship)

Birkbeck College, University of London

Sep 2019
  • London, United Kingdom

Currently

Aug 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • BA English looked at diverse aspects of the literary cannon from Homa to Jullian Barns

2016

English Literature BA

Queen Mary University of London

Aug 2011 - Mar 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • I studied a degree in English literature and Commonwealth studies. Achived a Diploma in higher education.