Photo Credit: Manijeh Rahimi

Curriculum Vitae

Work Experience


JTR Presents

CEO | Creative Director (8/2016 – Present)

  • Fundraised for a broadcasted artist talk with 83% success rate.
  • Marketed, advertised, and advocated the event with 90% attendance, though SEO optimization, community engagement and outreach, and the use of social media.
  • Operated and Managed creative project, turning a parking lot to a playground with $3,088 budget.
  • Mentored and advising creative students, graduates, and professionals with individual projects.

The Mint Museum of Art

Guest Service Associate (1/2017 – Present)

  • Sold 34 memberships, contributing to the $30,000 fundraising goal which was exceeded by the end of the 2016-2017 fiscal year.
  • Provide information regarding the museum, its facilities, and its services to guests which average to several hundred visits a day.
  • Planed, and broadcasted a nation-wide artist talk with Dr. Leo Twiggs live through Open Broadcast System and YouTube.

Alliance Theatre

Community Engagement Assistant (1/2016 – 5/2016)

  • Facilitate, analyze, plan and implement social events and activities involving the engagement of new and ongoing audiences.
  • Assisted in the planning, and implementation of ongoing marketing plans, projects, and events.
  • Provided administrative assistance to staff in community engagement.

SCAD FASH

Docent (10/2015 – 6/2016)

  • Archived and studied information relevant to each exhibition.
  • Assisted in the installation, and maintenance of exhibition.
  • Provided customer service in ticket sales, and retail.
  • Provided tours to special guests and patrons.
  • Provided educational material to patrons, special guests, and others who inquired.

Greenhill

Curator Assistant (08/2013 – 4/2014)

  • Assisted in administration of projects, special events, and donor related events.
  • Assisted in curating, and upkeep of artwork in each exhibition.
  • Assisted in planning for future exhibitions.

North Carolina A&T State University: Visual Arts Program

Assistant (9/2011 – 5/2014)

  • Assisted the Director of Visual Arts Program in administrative activities.
  • Addressed logistical needs for hosting events including exhibitions, receptions, and workshops.
  • Collaborated with student organization, ART CIRCLE, in coordinating exhibitions

Education


North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

B.A. Visual Arts Design (Media Design), 2010 – 2014

Savannah College Art and Design

M.A. Arts Administration (Business Design & Arts Leadership), 2015 – 2016


Exhibitions


NC A&T SU Spring Student Show
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, Spring 2010-2013
NC A&T SU Fall Student Show
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, Fall 2010-2012
Hello, My Name is … Exhibition
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, Fall 2010
Co-Creation’s “Spirit’s Call to Evolve” Exhibition
The Holy Trinity Episcopal Church and the New Creation Community Church, Spring 2011
Center for Visual Artist’s 2012 Art & Design Student Exhibition
Center for Visual Artists, Fall 2012
Oh Snap! Exhibition
Center for Visual Artists, Fall 2012
Center for Visual Artist’s 2013 Art & Design Student Exhibition
Center for Visual Artists, Spring 2013
High Point Big SURS Exhibition
High Point University, Spring 2013
NC A&T SU Senior Show – “In Progress”
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, Spring 2014
TAB Staff Exhibition
The Artist Bloc, Spring 2015
20 Minute Painting Competition
Center for Visual Artists, Spring 2015
NCAT Alumni & Friends Exhibition
The Artist Bloc, Fall 2015
NCAT Alumni & Friends Exhibition
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, Fall 2016


Publications


We Are Greensboro Issue February/March 2013

The Lesson: Speaking Amongst Giants

We Are Greensboro April/May 2013

The Lesson: Learning From Giants


Projects


In Progress
Tales within Tales
_______hood
In Conversation with Joshua Rashaad McFadden
I Am
Thought vs Feeling
Optima
Almost Lost


Honors


Boy Scouts of America

Eagle Scout Rank 2009

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Alumni and Friends

NCAT Alumni and Friends Scholarship recipient 2013

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Student Multicultural Center

Outstanding Leadership and Service Award 2013

Savannah College of Art and Design

Scholarly Academic Achievement Scholarship 2015-2016


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