Megan L Webb

Admissions Associate & Fine Artist

(216) 470-0456 - mlwebbfineart@gmail.com - https://www.linkedin.com/in/megan-webb-b83b4818

Experience

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2016 – Present

ADMISSIONS ASSOCIATE

Give tours to prospective students, answer phones, input information and assist with scheduling and managing incoming student files. Schedule and travel to schools to schedule presentations and conduct portfolio reviews during recruitment season. Complete ad hoc tasks as required.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2016 – Present

PRINTMAKING SHOP ASSISTANT

Open and close shop, assist PAFA students with safety protocols and technical assistance with projects. Maintain a clean, professional and friendly shop environment.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2015 – 2016

SUMMER ACADEMY TEACHING ASSISTANT

Gave critiques and provided teaching assistance to high school students studying printmaking, sculpture, painting, and drawing in a classroom setting. Co-ordinated with faculty and staff to maintain a safe classroom environment.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2015 – 2016

PRINT SHOP KEY HOLDER

Given 24-hour unsupervised access to print shop in exchange for following strict safety protocols, managing clean-up and closing down the shop.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2015 – 2016

FLOOR LEADER

Ensured safety procedure followed in private studios. Organized group meetings to involve students in daily activities including Open Studio Nights, and Student Coffee Hours. Acted as a liaison for student concerns to school administration.

Zygote Press

2014 – 2014

PRINT & GALLERY INTERN

Monitored Zygote’s print shop, and lead the digital cataloging efforts for handmade prints and coordinated subsequent sales through the gallery shop. Assisted visiting artist Jimmy Riordan with the assembly, production and binding of a 200+ edition of letterpress printed book.

Marketing Communication Resource Inc.

2005 - 2009

MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE

Responsible for completion of daily election ballots and other sensitive printed materials and the associated proof reading and packaging. Worked on a large team to successfully meet production deadlines and shipping schedules.  

 

 

 

EDUCATION

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2012 – 2016

4-YEAR STUIDO CERTIFICATE IN PRINTMAKING – GPA 3.97

Developed expertise and an extensive portfolio in fine art printmaking including but not limited to letterpress, intaglio, lithography, screen print, relief block printmaking, design textiles, painting and sculpting.  

Exhibitions & Awards

 

American Color Print Society Fall Exhibition – 2016 Plastic Club, Philadelphia PA

Otto Lambert Griever Lithography Award

 

Abstraction Through Configuration – 2016, Works on Paper Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

PAFA Fellowship Annual Juried Show – 2016 Juried Show, Philadelphia PA

Fellowship Presidential Special Recognition Award

 

Annual Student Exhibition – 2016 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia PA

 

Annual Member Show – 2016 American Color Print Society, Philadelphia, PA

 

Taxonomy Exhibition – 2016 Works on Paper Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

Been There Done That – 2016 Juried Show, Gallery 128, Philadelphia, PA

 

Annual Student Exhibition, Spring Prizes – 2015 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia PA

2nd Prize Animal Drawing Award              

Victor Lasuchin Award - Honorable Mention

 

ACHIEVEMENTS

 

American Color Print Society Board Member

PAFA Fellowship Outreach Co-ordinator