Morgan Sheridan  

EDUCATION:

2019 - Parsons The New School Bachelor of Fine Art Degree. Concentration in Sculpture, Photo/Video, Large Scale Installation. Cumulative GPA: 3.73

EXPERIENCE:

Freelance Art/Collection Handling. Fritz Ewins INC: June 2019 - Current

  • Handling collection of antiques/art

  • Organization of the space

  • Packing of collection

  • Excel to organize collection

Art Handling. Material Girls: March 2019 - Current

  • Box truck driving

  • Handling 300+ lb works (with two other handlers)

  • Handling 700+ lb works (with handlers)

  • Assisting in install and deinstall

Server. Bistro on Graham: March 2019 - June 2019 

  • Food handling

  • Bartending

  • Customer Service

  • POS System


Shop Technician. The New School Wet Lab: January 2019 - May 2019 (One Semester)

  • Loading and unloading kilns

  • Programing kilns

  • Assisting students with projects

  • Assisting in studio space itself

  • Organization of shop

  • Maintenance of machinery

Visual AIDS Programs Intern/Assistant. Visual AIDS: January 2018 - September 2018

  • Assisting with exhibitions

  • Working within the headquarter office space

  • Installing/De-installing work for exhibitions

  • Basic office duties

  • Handling artwork

  • Transcribing archived materials

  • Working with the software/database

  • Basic website work

Artist Assistant. Chloë Bass: May 2015 - August 2018

Brooklyn, NY

  • Assisting in installation for shows

  • Running errands for shows

  • Assisting in running galleries

  • Organizing studio space

  • Documenting work

  • Shipping artwork

Gallery Assistant. Culture Push & Clarinda Mac Low: July 2016

Westbeth Gallery.

New York, NY

  • Working at front desk of gallery

  • Opening and closing space 

  • Informing guests on the show

  • Tending to emails and phone calls 

Exhibition Assistant. Culture Push: March 2016

Incredible Witness Exhibition.

Brooklyn, NY

  • Assisting in installation of funhouse show

  • Documentation of the show and performances

  • Assisting in leading a performance/game

Honors/Achievements:

  • 2015-2019 Deans List at Parsons The New School

  • 2015-2019 Deans BFA Scholarship

  • Assisted in finding other artists for Paint and Poetry - November 2016

Exhibitions:

  • Parsons BFA Thesis Show - May 2019

  • Parsons BFA Open Studio - October 2018 & March 2019

  • Fire in the Wet Lab - May 2018

  • Room36 - March 2018

  • Paint and Poetry - August and November 2016

  • University of North Georgia - March 2015

SKILLS:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Audition, Illustrator, and InDesign)

  • Microsoft Office Software (Word, Powerpoint, Excel)

  • Canon 6D, Canon 70D, Sony X70

  • 35 mm Film

  • Documentation of Art

  • Archiving Written and Visual Art Works

  • Mold making

  • Art Handling

  • Wheel throwing

  • Clay bodies and the basics of ceramics

  • Packing and Shipment of Artwork

  • Wood Working Skills

  • Welding and Metal Working Skills

  • Basic Knowledge of DonorPro