NAOMI WALLEN

west palm beach, fl
nwallen.artist@gmail.com

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Administrative Assistant

Armory Art Center

Chief of Education & Exhibitions

January 2016 – Present (Part Time)

·    Clerical duties, general organizational, & secretarial duties

·    Aid in planning exhibitions, seasonal classes, workshops, etc.

·    Help maintain an organized studio and office environment

·    Various art handling and installation activities

·    Reception/event attendance and monitoring

Administrative & Studio Assistant

School of Fine Arts
Palm Beach Atlantic University

January 2013 – August 2016

·    Maintain an organized studio environment; set up/cleaning of stations and materials

·    Assist both professor and students in ceramics, painting, and drawing classes

·    General organizational and secretarial duties

·    PBAU Student Art Show (Spring and Fall): lay out/set up/take down/processing

Office Assistant

East Coast Orthopaedics
Pompano Beach, FL

June 2015- Present (Part Time)

·    Process patient paperwork using a computer system

·    Mailing & faxes; document formatting; proofreading & editing; document filing (electronic & hard copy systems)

·    General organizational and secretarial duties

EDUCATION

Palm Beach Atlantic University

West Palm Beach, FL

B.A. Studio Art, May 2016

·    GPA 4.0

·    B.A. Studio Art (major) and Creative Writing (minor)

·    Studio Art experience in painting, drawing, ceramics, and related media

·    Art History Surveys I & II covering Prehistoric Art through Present Era

·    Some proficiency with Adobe Lightroom, Illustrator, and Photoshop

·    Publications in the university literary journal, the Living Waters Review

·    Three years experience as a studio Teaching Assistant

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

•   Librarian's Assistant (2008-2012): inventory, reception

•   Teacher Aide (2012): grading papers, editing documents, general clerical work

•   Theatre Department Assistant (2010-2012): props and stage construction/installation

•   Gallery attendant at Boca Raton Museum of Art (July-August 2012): supervised interactive exhibit (miniature golf) and worked with visitors

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

summer art experience 2018

armory art center
west palm beach, fl

June & august 2018

•  screen printing, linocut printing, and letterpress

•  ages 11-17

screen printing instructor

armory art center
west palm beach, fl

fall 2018-ongoing

•  screen printing instructor for 8-week adult courses, outreach programs, and private classes

SKILLS

•   Writing & Research

•   Computer Skills: MICROSOFT Office, Mac proficiency, Adobe Suite, 67 wpm

•   STUDIO Art, Art History, Ceramics, Painting, Drawing, Inventory and Materials Management, Organizational Skills, Secretarial Duties, Teaching, AP style writing