BFA Pictorial Art Undergraduate Student
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Location: San Jose, CA, USA
School: San Jose State University
Field of Study: Fine Arts (Pictorial Art)

BFA Pictorial Art Undergraduate Student

Kimberly Navarrete

SUMMARY
I am an ambitious student pursuing a BFA Pictorial Arts degree eager to learn and contribute developed knowledge in the art field. I have a strong work ethic and the ability to thrive in a team-based or individually motivated setting. I am a very hardworking, reliable, highly organized, proactive, and punctual person. I am ultimately a passionate Artist with a compassionate nature and a drive to serve my community.

EXPERIENCE

Sunday Friends - Volunteer
San Jose, CA 09/2019 - 11/2019
● Improved operations by assisting with the translation of presentations and
activities for Spanish speaking participants
● Volunteered over 20 hours with the organization helping with arts and crafts
activities for children
● Assisted with running the “Treasure Chest” store and organizing the products
allowing the families to find what they need
● Welcomed the families and answered questions regarding the merchandise

Hillview Branch Library - Volunteer
San Jose, CA 07/2017 - 01/2018
● Helped organize weekly crafts for 20+ children, including a number of
projects to encourage appreciation of STEM fields
● Organized books for an annual city book sale that served over 80 people
● Regularly shelved hundreds of books and implemented changes in the library to
assist customers in finding what they need
● Kept facilities organized, clean, and well-maintained to best meet program
needs

San Jose City Hall - Assistant
San Jose, CA 07/2016 - 08/2016
● Placed as the Work2Future intern in the department after a competitive
application process involving orientations and sessions on work coaching
● Identified and categorized 30+ parks and community centers across the City
of San Jose using a key code labeling process
● Organized a number of processes in the office including the filing of key
documents
● Restocked office and breakroom supplies to maximize team productivity

Hank Lopez Community Center - Volunteer
San Jose, CA 06/2016 - 06/2016
● Dispatched 70+ food bags to the 60+ families who live in the San Jose area
● Facilitated a successful food drive and assisted the community center with
tasks such as packing vegetables
● Organized and filed key documents for the community center that led to
greater efficiency
● Improved operations by assisting with various entry-level tasks, saving
valuable time for busy staff

CONTACT
kimberly.navarrete72@gmail .com
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San Jose, CA, 95122

SKILLS
● Creativity
● Artistic (drawing,
painting, color
pencil, DIY crafts)
● Team collaboration
● Materials handling
● Community service
● Public speaking

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Fine Arts:​ Pictorial Art
San Jose State University San Jose, CA - Expected in 05/2023
● Dean’s List Honoree Spring 2020

High School Diploma Kipp San Jose Collegiate San Jose, CA - 06/2019
● Magna Cum Laude graduate
● 3.8 GPA
● Honor Roll 2015-2019
● Excellence in the Visual Arts Award Recipient

LANGUAGES
English (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

Artist, fine art