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Margherita Cicognani

39 Sunset Ave apt. 404, Venice, CA 90291

310 422-6492 (mobile)

mcicognani@student.otis.edu

 

Objective

I am currently a senior at Otis College of Art and Design, majoring in Sculpture and minoring in ACT (Artist’s, Community, and Teaching). My goal is to secure an internship in an art classroom, specifically in a special education program.

 

 Education

Otis College of Art and Design

2014- Present

Earning BFA degree.

 

Work Experience

Ned Evans and Rebecca Cox

Summer of 2016

Assistant for artist and interior designer, respectively.Responsibilities included stretching canvases, cleaning the studio, photographing work, editing and publishing photos to websites, personally meeting with clients, and making paint swatches. 

 

Chris Wilder

2015-2016

Teacher’s assistant for Sculpture 1 at Otis College. Responsibilities included making and distributing photocopies and scans, and helping individual students with their projects both conceptually and physically.

 

Special Olympics World Games

Summer of 2015     

Delegation Liaison for Swiss delegation. Responsibilities included greeting the team at the airport and living with them on site for the duration of the games, facilitating communication between the team and the games’ organizing committee, translating, and personally assisting athletes and coaches.  

 

Angel Chen

Summer of 2015     

Artist’s assistant. Responsibilities included loading, unloading, and operating the kiln, producing various ceramic objects, organizing the art studio, and maintaining the grounds of the property.

 

HL Group Public Relations

2013   

 Internship. Responsibilities included personally assisting clients, assisting in planning large events, translating for foreign clients, and writing press releases.

 

Salvatore Ferragamo

April- July 2012     

Internship in the public relations department. Responsibilities included making invoices for samples, organizing the sample closet, and personally assisting the director of public relations.

 

Key Skills

Fluent in English, Italian, French and Spanish.

Skilled in using common wood and metal shop tools and machines.

Skilled in ceramic production.

Skilled in mold making and casting. 

Experience working with Excel, PowerPoint, Photoshop, and social networks.


*References available on request*

 

 downloadable resume:

TITA-RESUME-FINALVERSION.pdf

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