Kylie's CV

ABN: 4604 360 0274

CAREER

Board Member - Inscape Tasmania Inc.

Founding member of Inscape Tas; a philanthropic organisation that supports artists to operate in non-arts and health based environments June 2015 onwards www.inscape.org.au

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Senior Arts Consultant - Kylie Eastley Consultancy

Dec 2009 - Current

Working as a freelance Curator, Producer & Arts Manager to deliver a range of projects and events

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Artwork Assessor - Royal Hobart Hospital 2019 - Current

Developing a strategy for the RHH to assist in the management of artworks that have been gifted or purchased by the hospital.

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Stakeholder Engagement and Marketing - University of Tasmania, Architecture & Design 2018-2019

Employed to promote the new Bachelor of Design that started in 2019

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Artriage Project Manager & Curator - Resource Work Cooperative 2017 - Current

Developed an art assessment initiative with the South Hobart Tip Shop to care for and re-home original paintings, prints and photographs.

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Curator - RACT Insurance Tasmanian Portraiture Prize, 2014-2019

Delivering a statewide art competition for under 30 year old portrait artists and curating the touring of shortlisted entries. My role as Curator with TPP has been since 2014.

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Consultant - Revising the Huon Valley Arts and Heritage Strategy and Action Plan

Feb - Sept 2018

Working with Michael Gordon from PDF Consultants to deliver a new five year strategy for Huon Valley Council and the broader community.

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Project Manager – delivering a six-month skill sharing pilot project funded by the Tas Community Fund

Wide Angle Tasmania

Early September 2017 – April 10, 2018

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Curator & Project Manager - Cradle Mountain Wilderness Gallery Redevelopment

Providing Project Design, Management & Curatorial services to RACT to redevelop the Cradle Mountain Wilderness Gallery. Establishment of an Exhibition and Residency program, redesign of a 10-room gallery and ongoing Curating of an annual exhibition program.

June 2016 – January 31, 2018

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Media Coordinator - Moonah Taste of the World – Glenorchy City Council

Invited to join the team five weeks prior to the event to develop a media strategy to promote and profile the MToW.

March 2016 and 2019

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Visual Arts Officer Moonah Arts Centre

Responsible for curating, managing and scheduling the Visual Arts Program for the Moonah Arts Centre.

Oct 2015 – April 2016

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Community Marketing Coordinator Ten Days (Tasmanian International Arts Festival)

Developing community engagement, support and promotion of the state-wide festival.

Nov 2014 – May 2015

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Community Engagement and Training Design - Health Tasmania (formerly Tas Medicare Local – TML) in partnership with Neighbourhood Houses Tasmania

Community Development Training Development & Delivery to 25 community houses across Tasmania & writing a related Community Development manual

2015 - 2016

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Communications Manager - Tasmanian Writers Centre

Providing marketing, media and communications to support writing in Tasmania.

Oct 2013 – June 2014

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Regional Arts Development Officer - Tasmanian Regional Arts

Working as part of the TRA team to promote, support and develop arts and cultural programs in regional Tasmania.

 Oct 2009 – November 2012

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Project Manager-Social Enterprise - Tasmanian Regional Arts

Undertaking a 3 year Social Enterprise project funded by the Westpac Foundation supporting community arts organizations to develop relevant ventures to attract additional funding to support projects. www.branchingout.blogspot.com.au

April 2009-2012

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Coordinator, Co-founder, Writer & Editor - WriteResponse.blogspot.com.au

An independent online reviewing blog profiling the arts across the state. This is a volunteer position with funding sourced to support writers to attend festivals and events.

 May 2009 - Current

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Research Associate - University of Tasmania

Author of Tasmanian Social Enterprises; Capturing their Stories 2012 and Co-author of the Tasmanian Social Enterprise Study and Report 2011 with the Institute for Regional Development, UTAS.

Dec 2009 - 2012

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Freelance writer - Independent Publishers

Writing for Enterprise Tasmania, Feast magazine & Strata Press and other publications within Tasmania.

Nov 2010 - 2012

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Film Distribution Consultant - Big hART Inc.

Identifying International, National & Local Film Festival & distribution avenues. Development of a media/marketing package & associated material. www.bighart.org

14 October 2008 - Feb 2009

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External Assessor - Screen Tasmania

Working as a freelance consultant to assess funding applications through the Screen Tasmania grants program.

August 2008 - Current

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Community Development Coordinator - Derwent Valley Community House           

Community House manager; Developing & implementing relevant community projects such as ArtHouse an exhibition profiling isolated artists, adult learning programs and community engagement projects.

Nov 2005 - Nov 2008

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Tasmanian Manager - Creative Producer & National Media & Marketing Manager - Big hART Inc.

Strategic and on the ground role to develop and implement community arts projects with a focus on inclusion, partnerships, skill development, mentoring and sustainability.

2000 - 2005

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EDUCATION & TRAINING:

  • Certificate IV in Arts Administration–Academy of the Arts 2008

  • Wide Angle Camera Operators Course–2007

  • University of Tasmania, School of Fine Arts Feb 1995-Dec 1996

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