Fiona Christensen

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  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

About me

 

Hard working creative individual that has worked on many creative projects of varying mediums from high-school to date. Have online capabilities and thrive in a creative industry position. I am reliable and fast to learn, trustworthy and dedicated.

Skills

 

  • Visual Arts
  • Craft
  • Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Public Art
  • Sculpture
  • Editing
  • Lifestyle
  • Fine Art
  • Multi-media Artist
  • Blogs
  • Creative
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Copywriting

Work history

Currently

Co-editor

Archetype Online Magazine

Sep 2013
  • Editing & copy writing Photographer and Art Director Social Media & Administration Head Content Sourcing & Heading of Team

2015

Gallery Assistant

Grahamstown National Arts Festival

May 2016 - Jul 2015
  • Jodi Bieber Kemang Wa Lehulere - History Will Break Your Heart Simon Gush - 9 O'Clock Assisted with the preparation of various exhibition spaces which involved unpacking, hanging of work and space preparation with painting, lighting and cleaning. During the festival I was responsible for the overseeing of the gallery, selling catalogues, assisting the artist and curator with walkabouts and engaging with the public. After the festival we assisted in the taking down and shipping of artwork and returning the gallery to a blank space.

2014

Gallery Assistant

Grahamstown National Arts Festival

May 2014 - Jul 2014
  • Christine Dixey - To Be Kind Assisted with the preparation of various exhibition spaces which involved unpacking, hanging of work and space preparation with painting, lighting and cleaning. During the festival I was responsible for the overseeing of the gallery, selling catalogues, assisting the artist and curator with walkabouts and engaging with the public. I also played the role of a guard in the exhibition, doing performance art as part of the artwork. After the festival we assisted in the taking down and shipping of artwork and returning the gallery to a blank space. http://christinedixie.co.za/tobeking.html

2012

Reporter & Photographer

Oppidan Press

Feb 2011 - Nov 2012
  • Student newspaper for Rhodes University, worked as a reporter on current local news and sport, as well as taking photos for my own stories and other people's articles.

Education

2015

Fine Arts Journalism

Rhodes University

Feb 2011 - Dec 2015
  • Bachelor of Arts

2009

English, Maths Languages

Penryn College

Jan 1998 - Dec 2009
  • Visual Arts, Biology & Business Studies

Awards

2015

Featured Young Artist

  • Featured Young Artist in Canon's online magazine, Click. http://clickmagazine.co.za/flipbook/Click59/index.html#40

2015

Top 100 Sasol New Signature Artist

  • Qualified to be in the top 100 artists in the Sasol New Signatures Competition, having my work exhibited in a top South African gallery where it was later purchased. http://www.sasolsignatures.co.za/sasol-new-signatures-2015-finalists

2013

Golden Key

Golden Key

  • Was awarded Golden Key Membership for top academic results. Was re-awarded the award again in 2014 and 2015. https://www.goldenkey.org/