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Steve Moore

5740 Haverford Ave. Indianapolis IN 46220

(630)339-6606

hestermansteve@gmail.com

hestermans.wordpress.com

EDUCATION

Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, BFA               August 2013- May 2015

Southern Illinois University Carbondale                                       August 2006 – November 2007

College of DuPage                                                                                              August 2004 – May 2006

EMPLOYMENT

Student Lab Supervisor

Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis                         August 2013- May 2015

  • Cleaned and organized tools and materials
  • Opened and closed community studios while cleaning and assisting students
  • Assisted in the proper usage of tools and safety techniques

 

Storage and Packing Technician                                                September 2012-March 2013

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis IN.

  • Designed and constructed storage mounts and provided physical stabilization for stored artifacts
  • Assisted the Associate Registrar with permanent collection processing, locations, tagging
  • Moved works of art to any location in the museum, following art handling guidelines
  • Assisted Supervisor and Registrars with uncrating, processing and re-crating traveling exhibitions
  • Delivered and picked-up regional artifacts with museum art van
  • Maintained government Transportation Security Administration certification as a cargo screener

Sculpture Lab Supervisor                                                           September 2009 – August 2012

College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn IL.

  • Trained and supervised sculpture student assistants
  • Designed and constructed support devices, model stands and easels for classrooms and labs
  • Maintained and repaired equipment: including hand, floor-mounted, manual and power equipment for metalworking and woodworking
  • Supervised and managed the operations of the Sculpture Lab and associated resources on a daily basis
  • Maintained the studio’s materials inventory and budget
  • Authorized cargo van driver for delivery and pick up of materials for labs and galleries
  • Overseer of distribution and organization of all tools and materials in sculpture labs.
  • Upheld and updated safety procedures in sculpture lab, including a woodshop safety demonstration with hands-on test

Gallery Aide                                                                                                   May 2006 – April 2011

Gahlberg Gallery at College of Dupage, Glen Ellyn, IL

  • Assisted in unpacking and assembling fragile, multipart kinetic sculptures for Jeff Carter’s Catalog Exhibition
  • Assisted Alastair Noble in purchasing materials and in the construction of framework for hanging banners, and aided with installing his exhibit
  • Worked with a group of carpenters to construct a multi-surfaced landscape that occupied the entire gallery for Deborah Stratman’s Tactical Uses of a Belief in the Unseen
  • Carefully moved fragile ceramic pieces into storage when pieces arrived early before Marie Torbensdatter Hermann and Anders Ruhwald’s exhibition
  • Restored Fred Bruney’s Smith’s Lips after piece was removed from exhibition wall; I repaired major defects to prepare the piece for reinstallation

Ceramics Specialist                                                                  September 2006 – November 2007

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL

  • Studio assistant to craft shop manager
  • Mixed glazes and slips from dry materials, loaded and fired kilns
  • Taught small groups hand building and wheel throwing
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