E D U C A T I O N
BFA STUDIO ART WITH PAINTING EMPHASIS
WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY
2009 – 2014
Graduated Magna Cum Laude
E X H I B I T I O N R E C O R D
2017 Makers Street Full Moon Celebration, Chestnut Studios, Lindsborg, KS
2017 Untitled Group Show : Confluence Community Center Grand Opening, Confluence Community Center, Wichita, KS
2016 Arts Council Annual Juried Show 2016, CityArts, Wichita, KS
2016 Body Figure Self: It Will Live As Long As We Do, Century II, Wichita KS
2016 Body Narratives: Works by Robyn Duarte-Specht, CityArts, Wichita, KS
2016 Flesh Anew Group Exhibition, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2015 Robyn Duarte-Specht: Solo Exhibition, Friends University Riney Gallery, Wichita, KS
2015 Relics: Group Exhibition, Vertigo 232 Gallery, Wichita, KS
2015 Robyn Duarte-Specht: Solo Exhibition, IFG, Wichita, KS
2014 Tara Hufford Walker Retirement Exhibition, Go Away Garage, Wichita, KS
2014 Gross Manifestations: BFA Exhibition, Wichita State University, WSU Clayton Staples Gallery, Wichita, KS
2014 Robyn Duarte-Specht: Solo Exhibition, OT Media, Wichita, KS
2013 Scholarship Recipients Exhibition, Wichita State University, WSU Clayton Staples Gallery, Wichita, KS
2012 Current IV, Wichita State University, WSU Shiftspace Gallery, Wichita,KS, Juror: Trish Higgins, Wichita, KS
2012 Student Exhibition, Butler Community College, Wichita, KS
G A L L E R Y S E R V I C E S
2017 Art Direction Advisor, 2017, Confluence Community Center, Wichita, KS. Executive Director: Phil Sanders
2016 Gifts in the Gallery, 2016, Prospective Artist Research, CityArts, Wichita, KS, Artistic Director: Emily Brookover
2016 Extravaganza, 2016, Donation Coordinator, CityArts, Wichita, KS. Artistic Director: Emily Brookover
2015 Gifts in the Gallery, 2015, Assistant Curator, CityArts, Wichita, KS, Artistic Director: Lindsay Benacka
2015 Extravaganza, 2015, Donation Coordinator, CityArts, Wichita, KS. Artistic Director: Lindsay Benacka
2012 Project Runaway 2012, Donation Coordinator and Backstage Assistant, Wichita State University, WSU Shiftspace, Wichita, KS, Director: Lisa Rundstrom
P U B L I C A T I O N S
Studio Visit Magazine, Winter 2015 Edition, Juried by Mary M. Tinti.
R E L A T E D E M P L O Y M E N T
VOLUNTEER ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT at
November 2016- Present
+ Coordinate with the executive director regarding any administrative needs.
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT / BOUTIQUE CURATOR at
March 2015 – November 2016
+ Coordinate with the artistic director for the planning and execution of exhibitions and any administrative needs.
+ Process and archive artist contracts and juried exhibition submissions.
+ Build and update mailing lists of patrons, artists, and organizations for exhibition outreach.
+ Research, contact, and meet prospective artists for CityArts Boutique- maintaining a minimum of 100 artists in the space, cultivating individual relationships with each artist.
+ Curate the CityArts Boutique space, refreshing it accordingly.
+ Processing inventory of all artwork in CityArts Boutique.
+ Manage artist payroll processing- check requests, invoices, and paychecks.
+ Front desk point person to answer class enrollment questions as well as questions about our roles as a non-profit facility.
+ Create roll sheets and process class cancellations.