Art Consultant
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Location: Miami, FL, USA
School: Portland State University
Major: Film Studies/ Gender Studies

Art Consultant

Florencia Balerdi
Miami, FL, USA.

Art Gallery Experience
 National Geographic Fine Art Galleries – Sr. Art Consultant - October 2018 – Present
My job consists mainly of sales and keeping daily administrative tasks organized.
 Park West Gallery – Art Gallery Director – October 2017 – July 2018
Curating and running the gallery located onboard different cruise ships around the world. My job consisted on selling art to guests who are travelling on the ship while keeping high-quality customer service, friendly, and entertaining environment for our visitors, as well as taking care of all administrative tasks required to operate the gallery.
 Park West Gallery – Sells Associate – February 2017 – October 2017
Set up gallery display and auction setups onboard different cruise ships. Sell art to the guests onboard while keeping high-quality customer service, friendly, and entertaining environment for our visitors
 Art Basel – General Assistant 2015/16
Assisted with the setup and organization of the fair, moving artwork and setting up pieces in their pre-set space.

Production Experience
Miami, Florida
• Holidays Lounge – 2016
A luxurious vacation club set in the top floor of the Ramada Hotel, where I began as an executive assistant to the Sr. Sales VP and general office manager. I was trained and worked for the sales and marketing department.
• In & Out Productions – 2015 – 2016
In-house Production Coordinator/Assistant
Location scouting and presentation, operation coordinator: casting, location permits, contract follow up, and payments.

Other task included treatment development, working with the Director and the Producer to create a visual representation of the Director’s thoughts and ideas for a given concept. Writing, researching, and design all visual elements relevant to the project.

• General Assistant. 2014 - 2015
The role involved administrative and office management, such as travel arranging and scheduling for employees, maintenance of agency’s catalogue, reel and media kit creator, scheduling casting auditions, crew and facilities information.

• Florida Media Market – 2014
Executive Assistant
The Florida Media Market is a conference that allows independent filmmakers the opportunity to pitch their ideas, network with buyers, distributors, entertainment industry experts, and production companies, which can take their content and ideas to the next level.

Tasks included script reader and feedback assessment, filtering the incoming content and providing notes to the writers and directors.
Script translation from English to Spanish and vice versa, including the adaptation of dialogue and speech according to the nationality of origin.
Market research, content evaluation and analysis for purchase and sales department.

Attendance and assistance at national and international content markets and film festivals. Following up purchase and sales contracts.

Portland, Oregon
Portland State University - 2012
• B.A Film Studies
• B.A Gender and Sexuality Studies

Miami, Florida
Broward College - 2010
• A.A Photography
• A.A Art History

Skills Set
Bilingual; fluent writer and speaker in Spanish and English.
Proficient user of Office, Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, and social media platforms.

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