Christopher Woodhouse

Christopher Woodhouse


Art collections administrator with previous museum experience currently looking for full time employment. Particularly interested in database/inventory work, preventive care, public/client relations, and information management technology. Interested in museum work as well as gallery, auction house, and corporate art advisory opportunities.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - May 2010

Art Collections Volunteer

The Providence Athenauem

Responsible for assisting the Collections Librarian with the athenaeum's art collection database. Currently researching archives and enhancing the records of over 89 works of art using Microsoft Access cataloguing software. 

Jan 2009 - Mar 2009

Volunteer Teacher's Assistant

Providence CityArts for Youth

Aided instructor with weekly graphic design workshop. Supervised and educated fifteen students during projects that focused on type, positive/negative space, logo design, and product design. 

Oct 2007 - Jul 2008

Art Collections Manager

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

Responsible for the management of the permanent collection, temporary custody artwork, incoming and outgoing loans, and certificates of insurance

Respond to internal and external inquiries regarding the permanent collection

Manage installation and de-installation of all exhibitions and coordinate use of photographic and matting and framing services

Jan 2007 - Oct 2007

Collections Assistant

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

Reorganized a catalogue of over 500 works by American artist J. Alden Weir (1852-1919)

Responsible for assisting the Collections Manager with the reorganization of the museum's collection database

Periodically assist with exhibition preparation

Jun 2005 - Jul 2005

Collections Volunteer

Danforth Museum of Art

Wrote condition reports for artwork to be deaccessioned; Informed the collections committee of over 75 works that were deteriorating and outside the museum's mission

Provided the initial survey and analysis of over 100 artworks to be used in a future exhibition

Aug 1994 - Aug 2004

Graphic/Motion Designer

Responsible for the design, animation, and organization of graphics for numerous shows on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNEWS, and ESPN International

Lead designer on remote production of Super Bowl XXXIII. Produced show opening animation and designed daily graphics for SportsCenter, NFL Studio Shows, and ESPNEWS

Trained and supervised new designers on computers and production techniques


2004 - 2007


Boston University
1989 - 1993


Texas Christian University