Issy Veysey

Visitor Service Assistant

  • LocationMeopham, Gravesend, United Kingdom


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  • Film
  • TV
  • Visual Arts
  • Drawing
  • Editing
  • Video
  • Digital Artist
  • Short Film
  • Imagination
  • Art History
  • Creative Writing
  • Contemporary Dance
  • Adobe Premier Pro
  • Art Theory
  • Curating Art Exhibitions

Work history


Visitor Service Assistant

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

May 2016
  • Front of House tasks and catering.



Lisson Gallery

Mar 2015 - Mar 2016
  • Safeguarding objects in the exhibition, whilst interacting with visitors in the gallery.



The Horsebridge Arts and Community Centre

Nov 2014 - Dec 2015
  • Whilst volunteering here I helped with any administration work that was needed including filing, organising invoices and researching topics.


Curatorial Intern

Portico Art Gallery

Sep 2014 - Mar 2015
  • This involved everyday gallery tasks including learning how to frame artwork. But the main duties lay in curating the next exhibition for the gallery, organising everything from finding the artists to the opening night.


Operations Intern

Ben Uri Gallery

May 2013 - Aug 2013
  • This internship involved working in the operations side of the gallery including working on the reception, filing, taking telephone calls, packaging artworks, organising deliveries, maintaining stock levels of supplies, researching topics, working on databases and spread sheets, using media to publicise exhibitions, organising advertising of the gallery in art publications, keeping the artworks in the correct environment and checking light levels in gallery and as well as other jobs.


Room Guide

National Trust‘s Treasurer’s House, York

Apr 2012 - Jun 2013
  • I volunteered here as a room guide and developed good customer service skills as I was always meeting and greeting different types of people. I sometimes worked on the reception or at the children’s craft area which furthered these skills.



Norman Rea Gallery

Dec 2010 - Dec 2012
  • This involved manual work (eg. hanging and painting), press and publicity (press release, poster making, emails, social media, local press) and organising exhibition openings. May 2012- I organised an art show for the London artist Adam King. The preparation lasted a year, including everything from finding an artist to curating the space and organising the opening night. I also had to lead the team of volunteers who worked at the gallery.



Fine art Foundation

Kingston University

Aug 2015 - May 2016
  • Fine Art foundation


Interdisciplinary Contemporary Theories, Specialism in art Theory, TV and Film and Philosophy

University of York

Aug 2013 - Aug 2014
  • MA in Culture and Thought After 1945


Whole Range of art Histories, Specialised in American Modern art Theory

University of York

Sep 2010 - Jun 2013
  • BA in History of Art