Monica Seldow

Artist

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Work Experience

Frick Art Reference Library

Assistant Conservator

April 2018 - Present New York, New York, United States

The Frick Collection

Coatroom Attendant

Maintains a systematized and orderly work space to cultivate efficiency in high-stress situations

Able to adapt the organizational system dynamically to respond to various conditions

Provides information to visitors about the viewable collection and architecture
March 2016 - April 2018 New York, United States

Greenwood Cemetery

Volunteer Sculptor

May 2017 - Brooklyn, New York, United States

Sylvia Weinstock LLC

Cake Decorator

Functioned as a communicative and responsible member of a highly skilled, collaborative team

Demonstrated ability to learn and perform technical skill quickly and professionally
March 2015 - March 2016 New York, United States

Schafler And Pratt Manhattan Galleries

Gallery Assistant

Performed exhibition installations and deinstallations, both independently and as a part of a team, managed the permanent collection, and was responsible for careful handling of art
Provided basic registrar duties as well as provenance
January 2013 - December 2014 New York, United States

Pratt Institute Fine Arts Wood Shop

Shop Monitor

Utilized strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills and a willingness to collaborate with inexperienced students in order to assist with and supervise the completion of projects
Contributed to the ongoing smooth operation of the shop by regularly maintaining tools and machinery
September 2014 - December 2014 New York, United States

Achievement First

Bulletin Board Designer

Collaborated with a diverse student body and faculty to create visually engaging and thoughtful exhibitions of student achievement
February 2015 - February 2016 New York, United States

Delaware College Of Art And Design Admissions Office

Student Ambassador

September 2010 - May 2012 Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Education

Pratt Institute

Bachelor of Fine Arts

August 2012 - Present Brooklyn, New York, United States

Delaware College Of Art And Design

Associate of Fine Arts

August 2010 - May 2012 Delaware, United States

Languages

English (Native),
German (Beginner),

Awards

Pratt Institute

Excellence in Liberal Arts

2015

Pratt Institute

Highest Honors

2015

Delaware College Of Art And Design

Valedictorian

2012

Delaware College Of Art And Design

Class Representative

2012

The Clay Studio

Clay in Mind Winner

2010

Exhibition History

I DON'T LIKE YOU, July 2018, Macher Space Co-op, Philadelphia, PA
Tactile Rift, May 2018, Macher Space Co-op, Philadelphia, PA
Obstruction, April 2018, Macher Space Co-op, Philadelphia, PA
February 3rd Salon Show, February 2017, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Nothing to see here., August 2016, The Frick Collection, New York, NY
Sculpture Island, April 2015, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Dough, May 2014, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Sculpture Open Studios, December 2013, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Alumni Exhibition, June 2013, Delaware College of Art and Design, Wilmington, DE
Natural Attraction: Nature Inspired Art, October-November 2011, Delaware Museum of Natural History, Wilmington, DE
Clay in Mind, May 2011, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA
Fusion II, June 2009, Richard A. and Rissa W. Grossman Gallery, Easton, PA
Fusion, June 2008, Richard A. and Rissa W. Grossman Gallery, Easton, PA

Presentations

"The Emergence of Installation Art; The Concrete Mind", Post-War Culture, High & Low, 2012, Delaware College of Art and Design, Wilmington, DE