Hajra Russo North Carolina, USA
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Objective: Dedicated and passionate curator with a strong background in art history and museum studies. Committed to preserving and showcasing cultural heritage through thoughtful curation and engaging exhibitions. Seeking a challenging curator position to contribute expertise in collection management, research, and public engagement.
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Art History the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC Graduated: [Year]
- Extensive knowledge of art history, cultural heritage, and museum practices
- Proficient in cataloging and documentation using collection management systems
- Strong research and analytical skills for contextual interpretation of artifacts
- Excellent organizational and multitasking abilities
- Effective communication and public speaking skills
- Attention to detail and accuracy in handling and preserving artwork
- Budgeting and financial management skills
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Creative Suite
Experience: Assistant Curator North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC [Dates]
- Assisted senior curators in researching and developing exhibition concepts.
- Conducted extensive research on artworks, artists, and historical periods.
- Assisted in cataloging and documenting artworks using the museum’s database system.
- Collaborated with designers and technicians to ensure successful exhibition installations.
- Participated in the planning and coordination of public programs and educational initiatives.
- Assisted with fundraising efforts, including grant writing and donor cultivation.
Intern Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. [Dates]
- Assisted curators in the research and organization of collections.
- Conducted artifact research and wrote descriptions for museum publications.
- Assisted with the cataloging and digitization of archival materials.
- Participated in exhibition planning meetings and provided input on display concepts.
- Conducted guided tours and educational programs for visitors.
Gallery Assistant XYZ Art Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC [Dates]
- Assisted in the coordination of gallery exhibitions and events.
- Provided support in artwork handling, installation, and labeling.
- Assisted with sales transactions and customer inquiries.
- Conducted inventory management and artwork documentation.
- Assisted in the creation of promotional materials and social media content.
Volunteer Local Historical Society, North Carolina [Dates]
- Assisted with cataloging and organizing historical artifacts and documents.
- Conducted research on local history and contributed to exhibitions.
- Assisted with educational programs and community outreach initiatives.
- Participated in fundraising events and donor recognition activities.
References: Available upon request.
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