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Artist / Designer / Manager

Meet me

 
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Currently living and working in Bunbury, Western Australia

 
 

EDUCATION

Master of Business (Arts & Culture Management) 

2017 – Current Deakin University (Cloud) 

Graduate Diploma of Education (Primary) 

2008 Edith Cowan University, Bunbury, W.A.

Bachelor of Creative Industries (Visual Arts) 

2005 – 2007 Edith Cowan University, Bunbury, W.A.

Diploma of Visual Arts & Crafts 

2004 South West Regional College of TAFE, Bunbury, W.A.

Certificate III of Art Fundamentals 

2003 South West Regional College of TAFE, Bunbury, W.A.


PROFESSIONAL

Deanna Mosca (prev. d-ranged art & design)

October 2003 - Current   |   Artist / Arts Management / Designer

I have worked as a professional artist for more than ten years, completing commissions for businesses, non-for-profit groups, and private homes. I also work with all levels of artists, government organisations, and other groups to manage events, exhibitions, and coordinate workshops. 


Maker + Co / Maker + Co Collective Bunbury, W.A.

September 2018 - Current    |   Space and Programs Coordinator 

Managing the Collective retail space with sustainable clothing and accessories, and artisan products, programming educational workshops and events, curating regular exhibitions, graphic design, and liaising with marketing team for social media for promotion and marketing. Maintaining and sticking to budgets for projects, workshops, and events. Consulting clients including arts agencies, artists and cultural groups.


Stirling Street Arts Centre Bunbury, W.A.

September 2014 - March 2019    |   Programs Coordinator 

Scheduling and overseeing arts tutors for regular educational programs at the Centre, manage and curate annual exhibitions, promoting and liaising with over 250 artists and artisans of SSAC, managing events and markets, and liaising with local advertising companies and social media for promotion and marketing. Maintaining and sticking to budgets for projects, workshops, and events. SSAC also hosts an annual Summer School, where we partner with other arts agencies, artists and cultural groups for workshops and promotion.

D-ranged SHOP Bunbury, W.A.

October 2010 – August 2014   |   Director 

Staff management (training, supervisng, and rosters), till operations and money handling (including EFTPOS), budgeting, bookkeeping, creating and maintaining business plans, ordering and processing stock, scouting for new suppliers, appointments with sales representatives, update and promote products on social media pages and website, customer service, posting orders, paying accounts, designing and printing t-shirts, designing and making clothing and accessories, visual merchandising, photographing stock, graphic designing for advertising and marketing campaigns, and general shop cleaning duties.


Jacksons Drawing Supplies Bunbury, W.A.

February 2009 – October 2010   |    Branch Manager

September 2006 – February 2009   |   Sales Assistant

Staff management, working individually and in teams, working to maintain and aim for budgets, till operations and money handling (including EFTPOS), ordering and processing stock, assisting company sales representatives, communicate with local art groups and galleries, processing credit orders including schools and private accounts, general cleaning duties, in-store workshops, coordinating sales and promotions with other branches and head office, product demonstrations and samples.


Bunbury Regional Art Galleries Bunbury, W.A.

2008 and 2014   |   Tutor (Creative Kids and Adult Classes) 

Preparing and packing up classes, organising materials and resources, term and lesson planning, supervising students (aged 8+), teaching and facilitating learning processes.