Fine Art graduate from the Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford. My art practice centres around sculptural painting, installation and writing. Online portfolio of work: http://ruth-smith.com I also do freelance illustration and graphic design for wedding stationary using Photoshop. For the past few years I have worked, part time, as a Visitors Services Assistant at Scarborough Museums Trust and I am passionate about engaging the public with art and museum collections. I feel confident explaining and running activities and workshops for members of the public of all ages and abilities.
My duties include handling money, admissions and dealing with any queries or complaints. I engage with and welcome members of the public, explaining exhibitions and have helped to run craft based educational activities for all ages and abilities. I assist in installing/de-installing exhibitions, cleaning the venues and managing shop stock.
First Class Honours