235A North Henry Street , Apt 1 , Brooklyn NY 11222

(646) 239-6129

 zuzabuchwald@gmail.com

@zuzabuchwald 

 

EDUCATION 

Hunter College of The City University of New York - New York City, NY
Bachelor of Arts, 2011

Honors: Summa Cum Laude

Major: Double major in Art History and Media Studies

GPA: 3.6

Coursework: Greek Art, Northern Baroque, Modern Art in Latin America, American Art, 20th Century Art, 20th Century Architecture, Neoclassicism and Romanticism, Introduction to Sculpture, Introduction to Theatre and Performance Art, Research Methods for Art History.

EXPERIENCE

Tisane Balm- New York City, NY

March 2014-present

Co-Founder and CEO

Rebranded and exclusively imports one of the best-selling natural beauty products from Poland. Product available at Ricky’s NYC amongst other retailers.

 ArtHouse - New York City, NY

January 2014-present

Freelance Producer

 Works with the Executive Producer, Araminta Markes, on production assignments for photographer David Sims.

 Westy Productions- New York City, NY

January 2014-present

Freelance Producer

 Works with the Executive Producer, Benjamin Bonnet, on creating budgets, timelines and team schedules. 

Campaign clients include Proenza Schouler, Marc Jacobs, Fendi

Editorial clients include US Vogue, Vogue Homme, Love Magazine, Harpers Bazaar

Women Management New York City, NY

           September 2002 – present

            Fashion Model

Print, Runway, and Television commercial work for clients such as: Diane von Furstenberg, Calvin Klein, Victoria’s Secret, Helmut Lang, Gucci, Anne Klein, Prada, Donna Karan, Emmanuel Ungaro, Christian Lacroix, Versace, VOGUE, Marie Claire, Elle, Harpers Bazaar, Glamour, Chopard, L'Oreal.

 

14th Factory by Simon Birch- New York City, NY

            August 2013- August 2015

             Project Manager and Public Relations director

Managed the first New York solo installation project of an artist Simon Birch (represented by Ben Brown Fine Arts). 14th Factory is a large multi-media art project scheduled for April 2016 and it will take place in the abandoned JP Morgan Bank building on Wall Street. Tasks included: communicating with sponsors, confirming budgets, employing contractors, liaising with venue, contracting performers, creating public relations opportunities etc.

Galerie 1900-2000- Art Basel Miami Beach, FL

           December 2013- December 2014

             Freelance Gallery Sales Associate

Represented the gallery during Art Basel Miami Beach, assisted the Gallery Director in gallery operations, handled sale inquiries in person and via phone and email, managed sales, organized crating and shipping, managed gallery’s inventory.

 Opera Gallery - New York City, NY


            September 2011 – December 2011

             Administration and Sales Intern

Documented sales and acquisitions, designed artist folios and biography pages, managed the organization of art openings, assisted clients on the selling floor, trained future interns.

SKILLS

Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, iMovie, Data and Inventory Management, PC and Mac.

Fluent in English and Polish.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Interests: Favorite activities include hiking, synchronized swimming and yoga.  Amateur writer, an avid dog lover and an enthusiastic traveler.

Have lived in: Paris, Barcelona, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Cape Town, New York. Have visited: Greece, Italy, Germany, Portugal, Denmark, UK, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Canada, Thailand, Laos amongst many more.

Charity: Board member and supporter of non- profit organizations Child Solutions USA and Fundacja Familia Poland, helping children from abused and underprivileged families.