Versatile arts and development manager with over 15 years experience in customer centric organisations engaging with key stakeholders within the not for profit, government and commercial sectors. Particular expertise in arts administration and strategy development, curating exhibitions and programs building, marketing, brand management and social medias strategies, delivering innovative and positive solutions and outcomes in an arts environment. Commercially astute, collaborative and dynamic, I have a passion for the arts, for strategic and innovative endeavours, and enjoy working in a leadership capacity with organisations where innovation and doing great quality work are the platform for delivering successful outcomes. Strong interest in cultural art and making art accessible for all.
June 2015 - June 2016 Market Development Manager - The Dictionary of Sydney - www.dictionaryofsydney.org April 2016 - May 2016 Curator and Coordinator Pop -Up Exhibitions - Noella Lopez Gallery - www.noellalopezgallery.com August 2015 - April 2016 Art Gallery Director Manning Regional Art Gallery Curating of the exhibitions program: Manning Art Prize, Stars and Stripes: American Contemporary art, the Council Art Collection, the 2015 Archibald Prize Development and delivery of exhibitions and programs for all demographics Partnership development with Art Societies, other regional art galleries and local community organisations Creation of the Wall and Window Projects to enable increased exposure and paid opportunities for local artists September 2013 - April 2015 Set up and Launch Noella Lopez Gallery - www.noellalopezgallery.com December 2013 - June 2014 Brand, Communication and Website development strategy (as a board member) - Critical Path - www.criticalpath.org.au