To gain experience and knowledge in the growing fine art field. To learn more about the successful running of an art gallery/photography business. I am also interested in learning from a professional, established photographer.
All forms of Fine Art as well as the art of exhibiting them successfully. All forms of Photography and organizing a photography business. The Music Industry including promotion and merchandising.
Jan 2006 - Present
Meg Elise Photography
Performing freelance photography for a variety of clients including weddings, wedding receptions, children's portraits, bands, live performances, and special events.
May 2008 - Oct 2008
Gallery Manager Assistant
Allen County Public Library; Krull Gallery
Assisted Gallery Manager with installation of art exhibitions, communiation with artists/art organizations, organizing and supervising opening receptions. Researched the topic of Nude Figures in Art History for a pamphlet. Designed headers for Gallery web blog page. Took photos of opening receptions and awards ceremonies for exhibitions.
May 2006 - Aug 2007
Dispatch for North American Vanlines
Worked as a dispatch and APU specialist for two summer breaks from College.
Jun 2004 - Apr 2006
Worked as a server to guests at two different restaurant locations. Took orders over the phone for "to-go" customers, as well as, ran the register and expedited those orders. Worked as a hostess to seat customers efficiently and as quickly as possible. Trained many new servers for the south location.
Jun 2001 - Jun 2003
Midwest America Federal Credit Union
Managed deposits, withdraws, loan payments, money orders for members of the credit union. Managed drive-through windows for the credit union.