Emma Wells

Editorial Assistant Intern

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Film
  • Art Direction
  • Creative Direction

Work history


Gallery Assistant

Waterside Contemporary

Nov 2015
  • Artist, patron and curatorial research Artist liaison Visitor service and gallery invigilation, running of opening events Assistance with installation of exhibitions A wide range of administrative tasks Assisting the directors with a range of tasks


Research Intern

Private Art Collector

May 2014 - Aug 2015
  • •Helping to research and trace stolen artworks. •Researching auction sale archives at the Witt Library. •Independent research using online databases. •Contacting individual professionals who could aid in identification and attribution of artworks. •Accompanying and organising meetings with the Art Loss Register.


Editorial Intern

The Burlington Magazine

May 2015 - Jul 2015
  • •Beginning the process of compiling an online database system for contributors. •Researching contributors, assigning fields according to their specialisms. •Typesetting articles & Proofreading. •Inputting the Editor’s corrections onto manuscripts. •Image research, finding suitable images for articles and contacting the appropriate museum or publisher for their licence. •Writing short book reviews. •Visits to contemporary galleries, to collect catalogues and report on press views to the Editors. •General office administration tasks.



History of Art MA Hons

The University of Edinburgh

Aug 2011 - Jun 2015


    Fine Art Foundation

    Chelsea College of Art and Design

    Aug 2010 - May 2011