Claire Seizovic
claire.seizovic@gmail.com

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Williams College  - Williamstown, MA

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Art History - June 2013
Coursework: Art History Survey 101/102 -- American Art and Architecture: 1600-Present -- Manet to Matisse -- Oil Painting -- Methods of Art History -- Printmaking: Intaglio and Relief -- Historical Photography in Africa -- "Erasure" (Advanced Studio Art Tutorial) --  French Academic Art (fin de siecle period) German Expressionism (Graduate Level)

William W. Kleinhandler Prize for Excellence in Music,  June 2013

 

Trinity College, Rome Campus - Rome, Italy

Art History and Italian Language Coursework, Fall 2011

 

 

CREATIVE LEADERSHIP & FINE ART EXPERIENCE

 

Steven Kasher Gallery  New York, NY                                                                                                                                                                                 

Administrative Intern/Assistant, Fall 2013 (current part-time position)

  • Prepare for client presentations, handle and pack/ship artwork, and provide basic sales assistance
  • Research for upcoming exhibitions, as well as catalog and maintain the gallery's inventory
  • Photograph and frame artwork; assist in registrar and budgeting duties

 

McNally Jackson Bookstore Cafe New York, NY                                                                                               

Barista, Summer + Fall 2013 (current part-time position)

 

Craig F. Starr and Associates Gallery  New York, NY                                                                                              

Administrative Intern/Assistant, Summer 2013

  • Updated gallery calendar, contacts, consignment, and inventory files
  • Proficient in ArtBase Gallery Management Software
  • General administrative tasks, phone reception work, and visitor greeting

 

Seattle Art Museum (SAM)  Seattle, WA                                                                                                                      

Modern and Contemporary Art Curatorial Intern, Summer 2012

  • Researched and counted female artists in the SAM Collection using The Museum System
  • Prepared information for the exhibit "Elles : Seattle" (October 2012)

 

Anthropologie, Inc.  Schaumburg, IL                                                                                                                           

Visual Display Intern, Summer 2011

  • Planned, created, installed and maintained window, ceiling, hardware, plant, and home displays
  • Took part in the completion of visual objectives and sustained the overall aesthetic of the store
  • Assisted on the store floor when needed

 

Events: Italian Style, by Anna Maria Nardi  Rome, Italy                                                                                           

Personal Shopper, Event Planner and Tour Coordinator Assistant, Fall 2011

  • Assisted Anna Maria Nardi (a premiere personal shopper & event planner in Rome) with Italian-to-English email translations
  • Developed and helped redesign / write Anna Maria’s website; provided office assistance

 

Williams College Museum of Art (WCMA) Williamstown, MA                                                                                                

Education Department Intern, January 2011

  • Developed exhibit tour outlines and education guides for visiting teachers and school groups
  • Documented reinstallation process through video, photography, and the WCMA blog
  • Researched artwork and organized curatorial files; performed general office duties

Museum Associate / Tour Guide, 2010

  • Led museum tours for elementary, middle, and high school student groups
  • Attended weekly tour training sessions

 

 

 ADDITIONAL INTERESTS                                                                              

Berkshire Symphony Orchestra (at Williams College)          

Violin Lessons  (17 yrs)

Water Polo Club - Co-ed and Women’s

An Eclectic (Af)fair: Art + Food + Craft Market 2012

Art Forgery and Crime Research

 

PROGRAM SKILLS

Art Systems Pro                        Microsoft Office Suite

ArtBase                                    Photoshop (basic)

Filemaker                                    Social Media

InDesign (basic)                        The Museum System

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