CV 

Skills

Education

Collaboration - In person and remote

Web, Graphics and Marketing: Mac OS, Adobe Creative Suite, Windows, Office, Wordpress, CSS, Squarespace, Wix, Weebly, Google Drive, Office, Powerpoint, Iphone, Pipeline, Constant Contact 

Printmaking: Trained in intaglio, relief, monotype, serigraphy, editioning, letterpress, book binding, digital and experimental mediums

 

Photography: DSLR a specialization in night photography, commercial and residential imaging, professional imaging of 2d and 3d art, indoor and outdoor

 

Sculpture: Wood, water, paper, ceramics, concrete, pvc, glass fusion, 3d design, upcycling

Social: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Youtube

 

Leadership: Public Speaking and presentation, Staff and Project management

Bachelor's Fine Art concentration Printmaking

Memphis College of Art, Fall 2016

Associates Studio Art and General Studies 

Walters State Community College, Spring 2013

 

 

Creative Placemaking - Memphis Tennessee 

Heightsline - Temporary Sculpture for pedestrian and bike lane need awareness project for the Highland Heights Neighborhood 

Riverview K-8 School Block Parties, Face-Painting, Community Engagment and Teaching Art Classes. 

 

Edge Triangle Memphis Medical District Collaborative (MMDC) - Project Manager for this partnership project with University of Memphis Design Collaborative working with city planners and architects 

Butterfly Release Carnes Garden East 

St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Believe Memphis Academy- Community engagement ephemeral fence decoration

 

Carnes Garden East - Bridge Connector and compost box Build and Community Clean-Up MMDC and Turner Construction Paint the Town Blue

Urban Art Commission Artist helping Artist working with Alive Paint to execute Pocket Park and full wrap around mural at 912 S. Wellington - Partnership with Habitat for Humanity 

Clean Memphis Spring Break service clean up and plant Carnes Garden East Post Butterfly Installation

 

Neighborhood Preservation Inc, MMDC, Bridges - Public Art Installation Carnes Garden - Project Manager

St. Mary's Episcopal Church - Thankful Tree created by 98 Trunk-or-Treat participants - Ephemeral Installation 

 

St. Mary's Episcopal Church - Block Party Ephemeral Installation 

Work Experience

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts - Supply Store and Showcase Gallery Manager

 

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts - Development Support Manager

 

Nantahala Outdoor Center - Shipping and Receiving Manager

Rafting in the Smokies - Float tier guide and trip leader

Riverview K-8 School 

Art Teacher - Exploratory Team

Memphis Medical District Collaborative

Program Associate - Project lead of programming and public art.

Project Manager - Edge Triangle

Facilitator Creatives in Residence internship Memphis Medical District Collaborative  - Edge Triangle project collaboration with the University of Memphis Design Collaborative and Memphis College of Art

 

Internship University of Memphis collaboration with Start Co. Imagine U with Crews Center of Entrepreneurship. Successful and praised completion of training including Business model canvas, presentation creation and delivery, grant writing, rapid ideation, customer discovery, public speaking, pitching to investors and the entrepreneurial mindset.

 

Memphis College of Art Work Study various departments

Admissions, Student Newsletter Editor in Chief, Printmaking Studio Assistant

 

Hormann Garage Doors - Freelance 

Created professional stock images for website and marketing updates

Previous Notable Employers

 

American Eagle Outfitters

Kawasaki

Pink Pig Pottery Studio

Lowe's Home Improvement

Family Dollar

CT Farm and Country

Exhibition History

Decipering Rurual America - Juried Exibition along with  the Smithsonian Museum on Main Street Exhibit 

Rose Center Morristown Tennessee

Permenant Collection request from Memphis College of Art - Currated by Maritza Davila

BFA Fall Exhibition - Memphis College of Art Upper Gallery Rust Hall

 

Portraits - Brode Gallery - Memphis College of Art

 

Best in Class - Memphis College of Art Upper Gallery Rust Hall

Annual Student Art Exhibition - Catron Art Gallery Morristown, TN

 

Gallery 1st place Tennesse Board of Regents State System Skills Competition

 

Literary Arts Publication of Work - Gallery - Walters State Community College, Morristown, Tn

Annual Student Art Exhibition - Catron Art Gallery Morristown, Tn

 

Literary and Arts Publication of College wide works - Gallery - Walters State Community College, Morristown, Tn

 

Annual Student Art Exhibition - Catron Art Gallery Morristown, Tn

    -Celeste Rudd