Isabella Lorenzi

Intern at Circle Art Agency

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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsAssistant Curator - Art Department Assistant - Assistant Art Director

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About me

Competent history and art history graduate. Familiar with academic research and work experience in an art gallery setting. Well versed in handling clients and artists in a professional and personable manner. Able to function effectively both independently and in a team environment.

Skills

  • Events
  • Exhibition
  • Artist Relations
  • Client Relations
  • Socia Media
  • Administration Jobs
  • Art Criticism
  • Art Business
  • Arts Research
  • Art Writing

Work history

Currently

Freelance Assistant

Circle Art Agency

Sep 2015
  • Nairobi County, Kenya
  • Internship
  • 2016 – 2 international art fairs: 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair and Also Known As Africa (AKAA) -Developed gallery-client relations, assisted in sales, set up and took down booth -In charge of logistics and transport of art from London to Nairobi for the 2017 Circle Art’s Modern and Contemporary Art Auction. 2015 – Paper II Exhibition, Circle Art’s Modern & Contemporary East African Auction and Kenya Art Fair PAPER II -Collected and catalogued artists’ work, aided in selection of exhibited works and worked with employer to create a unique hang for the exhibition. -Circle Art – Organised collection and delivery of auction catalogues and invitations. Transported, hung and coordinated framing of work pre- and post-auction. Worked as a runner and general assistant during the auction. Assisted with events and registration for multiple preview parties. -Kenya Art Fair – Worked at the booth talking to current and potential clients as well as artists. -Compiled and edited a 2500 person mailing list; worked on master slideshow and spreadsheet; and created an invitation aimed at architects and interior designers for a marketing event.

Currently

Intern and Freelance writer

Sulger-Buel Lovell

Sep 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • -Currently writing the gallery’s business plan for potential partners and investors on a freelance basis. -Aided gallery’s preparation for 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair event during 1 month internship -Completed three research papers

2016

Volunteer

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

Oct 2016 - Oct 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Volunteered as a facilitator: handled VIP special programmes, sold tickets, solved customer queries

2016

Administrative Assistance

The Kitchen Co

May 2013 - Feb 2016
  • Nairobi County, Kenya
  • Freelance
  • Social Media marketing, online expansion of business and detailed administrative assistance.

2015

Intern

Hatch Art Gallery

Jan 2015 - Aug 2015
  • Vancouver, Canada
  • Internship
  • Worked on events and exhibitions and functioned as front of house for student-run gallery displaying work of University of British Columbia’s visual art students.

2015

Conferences and Catering Associate

Alma Mater Society Conferences and Catering

Jan 2014 - Aug 2015
  • Vancouver, Canada
  • Full Time
  • Coordinated conferences and events, setting up floor plans, and catering for events and conferences.

2013

Writer

Writing Histories Together

Jan 2013 - Jul 2013
  • Vancouver, Canada
  • Freelance
  • Working to creating a book of personal histories for a not-for-profit project in Vancouver. Interviewing First Nations’ peoples in Vancouver’s troubled East-side.

Education

2016

Art Business

Sotheby’s Institute of London

Jan 2016 - May 2016
  • Art & Business

2015

History and Art History

University of British Columbia

Sep 2011 - May 2015
  • History and Art History

2011

Secondary Education

Seabury Hall

Sep 2007 - Jun 2011
  • Secondary Education