museum resume

Charles E. Friedman

2841 NW 70th Street

Seattle, WA  98177




Art Handler,  Museum Technician,  Preparator


Work History



1999 ? 2010 Seattle Art Museum: full-time Art Handler


Duties included – packing, shipping and transportation of

important artworks from/to local and international collections,

exhibit installation, lighting as required.


1993 ? 1999 Part-time Art Handler for:

Seattle Art Museum

Bellevue Art Museum,

Nordic Heritage Museum

Burke Museum

Artech Fine Art Services


Duties included ? receiving and returning exhibition artworks, packing and shipping works, exhibition preparation, installation, lighting and exhibit design


1989 ? 1993 Bellevue Art Museum: full-time Head Preparator


Prepares the exhibit space, installation, lighting


Annual exhibit installation and lighting for special arts exhibits,

Seattle Arts Festival (Bumbershoot) and NW Folklife Festival





AA degree, Los Angeles City College: Technical Theatre*

BA degree San Diego State University: Technical Theatre*


*advanced training in all aspects of stagecraft, lighting and

scenic design.