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Job Wanted: Artist or Museum/Gallery Worker

Job Wanted: Artist or Museum/Gallery Worker

17 March 2014 Jobs in Yucatan 0

Name of Applicant: Kat Eastman

Email Address:
Phone: 999 899 5769

Type of Work Desired: Visual artist (painter, printmaker, photographer), Museum worker/ archivist, Gallery worker, Anthropology intern

Job Location Desired: Merida/ Yucatan

Resume or Qualification Description: Resume is below, and to the right is an image of my work. I hold a bachelor of arts degree in painting and printmaking with a minor in anthropology (emphasis in cultural). I have museum and gallery experience, including design and installation of anthropology exhibits, art exhibits, and archival work. I am a visual artist with art displayed and sold in the US and China.

Any Additional Information: I currently live in Merida and am seeking employment. I also create humorous artwork that is 'edgier' and sillier than the work posted here. I am also open to an unpaid opportunity as well!



Bachelor of Art in Studio Arts, Emphases in Painting and Printmaking May 2011
Minor in Anthropology, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS USA GPA 3.0


English Language Teacher, Meijia Bilingual Kindergarten, full-time Oct. 2012- July 2014
Private school, Wuhan, Hubei Province, China
-Taught students ranging from age 2-7
-Created lesson plans, performed child care, taught sign language (ASL)

English Language Teacher, EF English First Shijiazhuang, full-time May 2012- Sept. 2012
English training school, Shijiazhuang, Hebei Province, China
-Taught students age 4-adult, taught levels ranging from beginner to advanced
-Generated lesson plans, performed placement testing, conducted student evaluations and progress updates

Museum Camp-In Specialist, Exploration Place, Jan. 2012- May 2012
Science Museum, Wichita, KS USA
-Instructed children in science related activities, taught concepts such as simple machines, gravity, and polymers
-Supervised and directed groups of children during overnight stay at the museum

Volunteer, The Kansas African American Museum, Admin. Assistant Dec. 2011- Mar.2012
Archivist Intern, The Kansas African American Museum Nov. 2009- June2010
Wichita, KS USA

Participant, Lowell D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology, Wichita, KS USA 2010
-Small Museum Exhibitions Course, Designed and installed exhibit:
“Life in Prehistoric Kansas: Waconda Lake” (on exhibit 2010- Present)


Miller Trust Fine Arts Scholarship, Wichita State University 2009 & 2006
Alfred and Esther Perry Scholarship, Wichita State University 2009, 2008 & 2006
Wallace Paddock Art and Design Scholarship, Wichita State University 2009
Nancy Kassebaum Baker Scholarship, Wichita State University 2008


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