Marcela Hudakova

client liaison

Level
Mid Level
Location
United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
-

Skills

  • Fashion
  • Events
  • Visual Arts
  • Art Direction
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop

Work history

Currently

Client Liaison

Kotalik Art Advisory

Nov 2013
  • • Managing electronic diary and organizing various meetings • Planning/organizing travel and preparing complex travel itineraries • Answering calls and liaising with clients competently • Meeting with private clients to assess their aesthetic preferences and build a client profiles • Identifying artists/specific works that would be suitable for the client • Presenting clients a suitable selection of works that is recommended • Assisting in the procurement and negotiation of the work

2015

Gallery Assistant

Gagosian Gallery

Jun 2015 - Sep 2015
  • • Acting as first point of contact and maintaining gallery’s general email, press inquiries, artist’s applications and general image requests • Formatting daily digital and physical press articles • Distributing, managing and cataloging general and outgoing post and relevant inventory • Compile client lists for mailings, events, sales previews, etc. • Manage Director’s expenses and accounting • Assist with gallery openings and events • Inserting Gallery’s library into the OPAC under the standards of Library of Congress • Supporting gallery’s sales team during the busy period of Frieze Masters London 2015

2013

Salesroom Assistant

Bonhams

Mar 2011 - Sep 2013
  • • Examined and inspected new consignments to the department to obtain dimensions, condition, and value • Met with Private Clients wishing to consign as first point of contact with regards to valuation/consignment • Assisted with compiling sales catalogues including photographing lots, designing layout, collated the text, and giving suggestions for enhancements of top lots • Administrative tasks such as organizing the departmental meetings, managing the diary, liaising with other departments, and meeting deadlines

2011

Assistant Administrator of Old Masters & 19th Century

Christies

Jan 2011 - Mar 2011
  • • Examined and inspected new consignments to the department to obtain dimensions, condition, and value • Met with Private Clients wishing to consign as first point of contact with regards to valuation/consignment • Assisted with compiling sales catalogues including photographing lots, designing layout, collated the text, and giving suggestions for enhancements of top lots • Administrative tasks such as organizing the departmental meetings, managing the diary, liaising with other departments, and meeting deadlines

2011

Assistant Cataloguer of European Sculpture & Works of Art

Sotheby’s

Aug 2010 - Jan 2011
  • • Managed special projects within the department such as synthesizing sales data by reviewing sales from past decades creating a clear picture of the market • Cataloguing the book library into a digital format • Managed and updated archive files • General administrative tasks supporting the department

2010

Gallery Assistant

Post Box Gallery

May 2010 - May 2010
  • • Greeted clients and assisting with general queries regarding the exhibition • Liaised with artists regarding current and future exhibitions • Managed and updated the portfolios of gallery artists • Organized gallery booth at Multiplied Contemporary Art Fair held at Christie’s London

Education

2014

History of Art

Courtauld Institute of Art

Aug 2013 - May 2014

    2010

    Illustration

    University of Arts London

    Aug 2007 - May 2010

      2007

      Creative Portfolio

      University of Arts London

      Aug 2006 - May 2007