Photography/Arts graduate with work experience in retail, administration, customer service, front of house and photo assisting. I have a passion for the Arts and have excellent communications skills, I am a proficient mac user and can a mange my workload efficiently. I have excellent communication skills and feel that I work really well in public facing roles. As well as this I have voluntary experience in teaching Arts and mentoring children. I am looking for an opportunity that would suit my skills or expand them into new areas.
Freelance photography assistant (part time when needed) I worked for a range of Photographers, ranging from fashion to fine arts. Duties included: General support with logistics, setting up lights and equipment, making refreshments, setting up coloramas, checking light meters and running errands. Occasionally helping with editing and choosing the final prints for publication
-Front of house and receptionist duties -Collecting deliveries and logging post -Daily reports to head Arts office -Welcoming visitors, Artists and tenants -Gallery invigilating Art exhibitions -Taking bookings, updating diaries -Answering calls and emails
• Meeting and greeting visiting clients • Handling incoming and outgoing calls on the switchboard • Assisting buyers with purchases online and over the telephone • Liaising with branch managers in relation to customer orders and queries • Updating the social media site and responding to any online feedback • Refreshing site content with new products and specifications • Inputting customer data onto the Enrich system • Responding to high volumes of emails delivered to the online queue • Updating the company calendar with refund and delivery details
GCSE LEVEL GRADES SUBJECTS TAKEN: ARTS - A*/ENGLISH-B/B, SCIENCE-C/C, FRENCH-C, MATHS-C,HISTORY-B,DRAMA-C, TEXTILES-B
PHOTOGRAPHY FOUNDATION DEGREE STUDIO PRACTICE, EDITING, ART THEORY, COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE FILM DEVELOPING WORKSHOPS, MOVING IMAGE AND DIGITAL DESIGN.
FINE ARTS PRACTICE THE COURSE COVERED: PRINT SKILLS, PAINTING, ART THEORY AND CRITICAL PRACTICE. STUDIO WORK AND DISCUSSIONS AT WHITECHAPEL ART GALLERY ON VARIOUS SUBJECTS RELATED TO THE HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY AND CONCEPTUAL ARTS