I recently graduated from Columbia University with a Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art and Art History. There I was awarded the 2015 Louis Sudler Prize in the Arts, given annually to a senior who has demonstrated excellence of the highest standards of proficiency in performance or execution or in the field of composition in the performing
I recently graduated from Columbia University with a Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art and Art History. There I was awarded the 2015 Louis Sudler Prize in the Arts, given annually to a senior who has demonstrated excellence of the highest standards of proficiency in performance or execution or in the field of composition in the performing and creative arts. To see some of my artwork and graphics please visit my portfolio site at meaghanelyse.com.
Designer and Gallery Assistant @ Start up environment, working to build and develop an online photography gallery brand.
Role includes web design for e-commerce site - from communicating with Magento developers to producing regular web and print graphics. It also includes marketing sending regular newsletters and managing the Wordpress Blog.
www.thesefinewalls.com From June 2014 to Present (1 year 7 months) Greater New York City AreaEmergency Services Intern @ Helped improve the management of a soup kitchen and a food pantry in Manhattan serving low-income families - particularly worked to improve the database system for tracking intake. From May 2014 to September 2014 (5 months) Greater New York City AreaBuying Intern @ Assisted with Saks Fifth Avenue Paris Fashion Week; wrote and translated "Fashion Flash" articles - a monthly publication for Saks buyers in America which featured new trends in the design and fashion industries in Europe. From January 2014 to May 2014 (5 months) Paris Area, FranceDirectors Office Intern @ Supported the Director's Office at MoMA PS1 with administrative tasks. Responsibilities included data entry, mailings and errands, assembling artist dossiers, and updating databases and communication logs. From September 2013 to December 2013 (4 months) Town & Country Magazine Beauty Intern @ Assisted in the maintenance of the products in the beauty closet and researched for stories. From January 2013 to May 2013 (5 months) Greater New York City AreaStudio Intern @ Assisted in the development of building documents, working in InDesign, Photoshop, AutoCad, Excel and Powerpoint.
Worked with the Graphic Design team to develop color palettes to be used as office-wide standard.
General Office administration support (helped to prepare for various client meetings; organized office library; etc.) From June 2012 to July 2012 (2 months) Design Intern @ Website Content: Assisted with the design of monthly web marketing collateral
Marketing, Trade & Community Relations Print Collateral: Proofread tip sheets, assisted with production of marketing materials for Trade mailings, assisted in design of print advertisements for PR, Trade and Ambassadors (working in Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator)
Outreach and Brand Promotion: Wrote Living Barefoot blog posts.
Studio Signage: Produced monthly merchandising signs.
Administrative Tasks: Researched Visual Identity/Brand Standard Guides to inform future Barefoot Books Identity Guide. From May 2012 to July 2012 (3 months) Salesperson @ Worked in retail of luxury sculpture and jewelry produced by Zimbabwean artist Patrick Mavros, serving worldwide high-class clientele.
Managed client database and assisted website administration. Assisted with window designs and store display. From January 2011 to July 2011 (7 months) London, United KingdomCorporate Membership Intern @ Worked with the Corporate Sponsorship team to develop a growing members program:
Coordinated membership benefits: created & distributed museum newsletters, event invitations, exhibition posters.
Arranged and participated in private tours and office presentations for corporate supporters.
Researched potential corporate sponsorship - daily corporate press coverage research, improved and updated contact lists.
Surveyed Membership Program, created development and statistic documents in Excel. From February 2011 to June 2011 (5 months) London, United Kingdom
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Visual Art & Art History, 3.80 GPA @ Columbia University in the City of New York From 2011 to 2015 Graphic Design @ School of Visual Arts From 2014 to 2014 Graphic Design @ Rhode Island School of Design From 2013 to 2013 Sculpture @ Heatherley's School of Fine Art From 2011 to 2011 Senegalese Language and Culture Studies @ Africa Consultants International, Baobab Center in Dakar From 2010 to 2010 High School Diploma @ Middlesex School From 2006 to 2010 Meaghan Lueck is skilled in: Photoshop, Illustrator, Vector Illustration, InDesign, Graphic Design, Drawing, Blogging, Art, Photography, Newsletters, Web Design, Advertising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Research, Social Media, Microsoft Office