585.802.0281 | email@example.com | ryanschroeder.net Brooklyn, N.Y.
Maryland Institute College of Art | Baltimore, M.D.
BFA, 2009. Major: Painting | Minor: Art History
Magna *** Laude | Dean’s List:05-09.
Studio Art Centers International | Florence, Italy
NYS Security License | NYS Division of Criminal Justice
8 Hour, 16 Hour, Fire Guard.
Private Freelance | March 10, 2011-Present | The Hamptons, N.Y.
Create full room collage in the “China Club”, (A separate house devoted to Chinese artifacts and art). Create oil paintings on ceilings of master bedroom. Gild Cherubs on exterior façade of mansions. Restore and varnish ephemeral artifacts, (painting that belonged to President JFK). Relief antiquing. Marbleizing of front door, columns and dome. Silver-leaf porcelain toilet. Antique restoration (Chinese screen and bed). Conservation of Julian Schnabel painting. Tile Assistant/Cutter, glass mural installation.
Novo Arts Inc.
Freelance Painter | October 2009-Present | NY, N.Y.
Interpret client source materials to paint unique works of art for corporate clientele including the Marriott in Chicago, and the Javits Center, Manhattan. Large scale works in acrylic, and oil. Mirror antiquing. Surface preparation, gilding, and faux finishing. Art handling and installations. Transport materials, and works of art.
Painter/Studio Assistant | December 2010-Present | Rochester, N.Y.
Prepare surfaces, stretch large scale/circular canvases. Create paintings. Paint first layers of Chas Davis’s work. Assist parties and formal events.
Rochester Contemporary Art Center
Internship | January 2010-April 2010 | Rochester, N.Y.
Coordinate exhibitions and art related events in Rochester. Manage RoCo’s Administrative site- job/event postings, organize “First Friday” events in Rochester. Install works of art. Lighting and wall preparation. Perform research, and update blogs. Work with FileMaker Pro, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Photoshop, Excel. Record sales, document websites, liaison to State Art Councils and artists.
Artist Assistant| November 2009-Present | NY, N.Y.
Assist construction of sculptures. Build custom shipping crates to transport irregular objects. Digitally document work. Organize contact information.
Genesee Country Museum: John L. Wehle Art Gallery
Internship, Museum Curation | May 3-July 31, 2008 | Mumford, N.Y.
General gallery maintenance: attaché to artists, handle and package artwork, conduct online and textual research, write interpretations on art, discuss art, work as a gallery tour guide, maintain inventory, art preservation, made drawings and graphic design for museum use, photographic documentation of works, and assist formal events.
Rochester Historical Society
Archivist | May 19-Aug 1, 2008 | Rochester, N.Y.
Work as a subcontractor on a NYS Counsel for the Arts grant. Extensive research of works of art, and artifacts. Perform inventory, arrange and describe records, condition assessment, archival storage, and photographic documentation of paintings, drawings, sculptures, fine art posters, lithographs, and heirlooms (clothing, furniture and jewelry).
Gilding: Interior and Exterior
Faux finishing, antiquing, and marbleizing
Painting and Rare Object Conservation/Restoration
Painting: Oil, acrylic, fresco, tempera, and watercolor
Interior Design, Set Design and Collage
Archiving: Pastperfect, FileMaker Pro, and Microsoft Excel
Art Handling, Art Installation, and Lighting
Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
Photography: Digital, large format, B&W, darkroom techniques
Cutting and Laying Tile
Glass Mural Installation
Proficient with MAC and PC platforms
German/ American Sign Language
Tradition, Oxford Gallery, Rochester, N.Y.
Salon Exhibition, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Small Works Show 440 Gallery, Juried by Russell Calabrese and Julie Bills, Directors at Gering and Lopez Gallery in New York. Brooklyn, N.Y.
Holiday Exhibition Oxford Gallery, Rochester, N.Y.
Summer Exhibition Oxford Gallery, Rochester, N.Y.
Third Annual Invitational High Falls Gallery, Rochester, N.Y.
Fiat Lux Invitational Exhibition. Oxford Gallery, Rochester, N.Y.
ACADEMY: Annual Invitational Exhibition, Conner Contemporary Art, Washington D.C.
Commencement Exhibition, Decker Gallery, Baltimore, M.D.
Painting displayed in residence of artists Uwe Poth and Seet van Hout, Baltimore, M.D.
Juried Undergraduate Exhibition, Baltimore, M.D.
Height X Width Exhibition, H&H Building, Baltimore, M.D.
Open Studio Exhibition, SACI (Florence, Italy).
Awards, Scholarships & Honors
Represented by Oxford Gallery, Rochester, NY 6/22/2010-Present
Freda Mueller Eichelberger ’81 Scholarship in Painting
National Art Honors Society Scholarship
MICA Competitive Scholarship
MICA Talent Grant
Art History Scholarship