In order to display the traveling exhibition, "Art AIDS America" in Chicago, Illinois, the Alphawood foundation founded the Alphawood Gallery in 2017. I had the opportunity to be the Director of Exhibitions Assistant for the exhibition and opening of the gallery. My top responsibilities included 3D computer visulization, website maintenance, and assisting with marketing, planning, and coordination.
The Broad Museum
The Broad is a contemporary art museum in Downtown Los Angeles established in 2015 by philanthropist Eli Broad. The museum houses the Broad's collection of post war and contemporary art and is free to the public. I worked with the museum store analyzing ways to make the shopping experience more efficient for the employees and visitors through technology and product offerings.
The Phillips Collection
The Phillips Collection is a museum of modern art in Washington DC founded by art collector Duncan Phillips. I had the opportunity of completing multiple roles at this museum during my undergraduate career including volunteer, museum assistant, marketing intern, and the Association of Art Museum Directors Fellow.
The Woodshop Gallery
Design projects, volunteer and freelance work for The Woodshop gallery in Chicago's South Side. (portfolio to be uploaded soon)
The Field Museum
The Field Museum is a museum of natural history in Chicago IL. In high school I participated in the teen volunteer program coordinating activities in the children's department of the museum known as The Crown Family Play Lab. With this experience I was able to work with different departments throughout the museum and create marketing and engagement strategies for different visitor demographics.
Michael Smith Interiors
Michael Smith inc. is an interior design company and showroom in California. Michael Smith is an American interior designer based in Los Angeles and has been the White House decorator since 2008 and is responsible for the 2010 makeover of the Oval Office. I assited in the showroom and gained experience in interior design planning and coordination.