Full name

Camille Wong

Title

Studio Assistant

Location

Los Angeles, CA

Biography

My intention as an artist is to expose the beauty of being unapologetically human while revealing some form of truth. As a multidisciplinary artist, my use of different mediums allow me to explore different processes, themes, and materials relative to my area of interest.

Experience

Studio Assistant

James R. Eads Inc.

Los Angeles, CA · June 2017 – Present

Package and handle artwork to be delivered in a timely manner to clients
Facilitate domestic and international shipment to clients
Organize the studio by managing inventory and general upkeep

Curatorial Programs Intern

18th Street Arts Center

Santa Monica, CA · August 2017 – November 2017

Act as junior preparator during the installation of upcoming exhibitions
Prepare, edit, and write gallery documents, loans, and press releases
Catalogue and update artist files, gallery guides, and database records

Artist Assistant

Emily Baker

Santa Barbara, CA · December 2016 – June 2017

Assist with the production of five exhibitions and the organization of a new sculpture club
Practical help in creating artwork which include skills in welding, grinding, and installing/deinstalling large-scale scuptures
Research grants, call for artists, and potential teaching jobs
Administrative duties such as bookkeeping, documentation, and tracking expenditures

Gallery Intern

UCSB Art Dept.

UCSB Glass Box · September 2016 – December 2016

Assist in installations and de-installations, prepare gallery space for exhibition, art handling, event promotion, lighting and documentation

Creative Designer

Reel Loud

· 2014 – Present

Creative designer for posters, fliers, ticket stubs, and geotags.

Education

Art and Environmental Studies

University of California Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA · 2013 – 2017

Awards
2017 Faculty Award of Distinction , University of California Santa Barbara Art Faculty
Exhibitions
2016 Premium Quality (Solo), UCSB Glass Box, Santa Barbara, CA
2016 Intermediate (Group), UCSB Glass Box, Santa Barbara, CA
2016 Open Studios (Group), Arts 2235, Santa Barbara, CA
2015 Bloom (Group), Youth Interactive Creative Studio, Santa Barbara, CA
2014 From the Atrium: Summer Sessions (Group), Atrium, Santa Barbara, CA
2013 Youth Fellows (Group), Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
2017 I Need to Get Laid (Group, Curated), UCSB Glass Box, Santa Barbara, CA
Specialties

Print, Paint, Sculpture, Drawing