Curriculum Vitae

 

 

Letitia Hill
PO Box 7186
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87194
Cell: (505) 270-6759
Email: info@letitiahill.com
Website: https://www.letitiahill.com


 

Education

2018 Associate of Arts of Fine Arts, Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2016 Bachelors of Fine Arts, Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Santa Fe, New Mexico Major: Fine Art-Studio, Minor: Entrepreneurship
2014 Associate of Arts of Liberal Arts, Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2013 Associate of Applied Science of Integrated Studies, Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque, New Mexico

 

Awards

2018 Phi Theta Kappa Honors, Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2016 Dean’s List, cum laude, Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2016 Surface: Emerging Artists of New Mexico, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2015 World Record, Two Eagles Balloon Team, AA-13, 10 711,6km official world distance record for human flight in a gas balloon
2015 World Record, Two Eagles Balloon Team, AA-13, 160 h 34 min official world duration record in the air in a gas balloon
2015 Medal of Outstanding Achievement, Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI), Paris, France
2015 Nomination for Outstanding Achievement, Robert J. Collier Trophy, National Aeronautic Association (NAA), Arlington, Virginia
2015 Two Eagles Balloon Day, State of New Mexico House of Representative and Senate, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2014-2016 Transfer Art Scholarship, Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Certifications

2019 (expected) Certification of Bench Jewelry, Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2018 Certification of General Studies, Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2014 Entrepreneurial Development and Business Administration Training Certification, Technology Ventures Corporation (TVC), Albuquerque, New Mexico
2013 Intellectual Property Training Certification, Technology Ventures Corporation (TVC), Albuquerque, New Mexico
1984 Sound Engineering and Video Production, Full Sail University, Orlando, Florida

 

Selected Exhibitions

          2020 (expected) Solo Exhibition, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2018 Merry Maker Market, Fuse Makersspace, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2016 Materialize 2016, Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2016 Surface: Emerging Artists of New Mexico, The fourth annual juried exhibition. Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2016 Hi Mom..., Santa Fe University of Art and Designs, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2016 She Wants to Have Her Cake and Eat It Too, BFA Thesis Exhibition, Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2015 Two Eagles Balloon Mission-Command Center Installation, Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2015 Materialize 2015, Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2014 Morphing Nature-Art Show, Santa Fe Botanical Gardens, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2014 Materialize 2014, Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2013 @First Glance Exhibition, Freestyle Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico


Professional & Volunteer Experience

2016-Present
Letitia Hill-Artist, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Active art practice and studio located in the South Valley, New Mexico on a bio-dynamic vineyard. Exhibiting art at local and on-line galleries and hosting workshops at studio.

2016
International Folk Art Market-Content Strategist, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Interview 20 international artist, produced & edited video content for 2017 marketing and fundraising campaign.

2016
Artisan Materials Expo 2016-Marketing Consultant, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Created and executed a client survey to create 2018 Expo marketing campaign.

2013-2014
Two Eagles Balloon Team-Media Director, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Project Managed Command Center team and pilot’s interviews: BBC, ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, NPR, National Geographic, Reuters, Associated Press, ITAR-TASS, RIA, Noveosti, Interfax, REGNUM, DPA, Yahoo News, Google News, PRI, Good Morning America, USA Today, Anderson Cooper

• Coordinated a team of media specialist in Command Center
• Increased media coverage from zero-5.5 million
• Assisted as protocol liaison for government officials including: Albuquerque Mayor, New Mexico Governor, President of Mexico, and Baja officials
• Coordinator of Russian, Japanese, South American, and German translators Two Eagles balloon mission set two world records ratified by the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI) following their balloon flight crossing the Pacific Ocean, launching from Japan and landing off the shores of Baja, Mexico.

 

2012-2014
ArtWorks CNM Art Club-President, Albuquerque, New Mexico

• Streamlined organization
• Implemented new media solutions
• Rewrote all Corporate By-Laws for organization
• Developed and implemented membership packet
• Increased membership and engagement by 95%
• Produced and promoted ArtWorks 2014 Art Fair
• Hosted a series of social media and marketing workshops
ArtWorks CNM Art Club. Members comprising of students, faculty, and alumni at the Central New Mexico Community College. To organize and fund: workshops, exhibitions, art sales, studio time, talks, museum tours, and connection to the wider arts community. Supporting members in their creative endeavors. ArtWorks sponsors The Paper Closet supporting our members with cost effective paper supplies at wholesale prices.

 

2005-2014

Raven Hill Designs, LLC-Owner/CEO, Albuquerque, New Mexico• Project Management• Social Media• Content Marketing• Graphic Design• Videography• Print Management• Web Design• Packaging Developer• Live Streaming Production• Producer• Sound and Light Engineering• PhotographyClients include: Federal and State Government, Albuquerque Balloon International Fiesta, Artisan, and International Folk Art Market.
 

Publications

2016

Jackalope Magazine, Kyleigh Carter, She Want to Have Her Cake and Eat It Too, Santa Fe, New            Mexico http://jackalopemagazine.com/2016/04/29/wants-cake-eat/
Santa Fe Education, She Wants to Have Her Cake and Eat It Too, SFUAD Fine Arts Gallery, BFA Thesis Exhibition, Santa Fe, New Mexico http://santafeu.tumblr.com/post/143185301330/gosh-its-getting-busy-in-here-as-we-close-in-on

2015     

Santa Fean NOW, Morphing Nature site specific sculpture exhibition at the Santa Fe Botanical            Gardens showing from November 2014 thru April 2015, Santa Fe, New Mexico https://issuu.com/          santafean/docs/now_digital_edition_january_15_2015 https://eventactions.com/ea.aspx?ea=Atmc
Alibi, Morphing Nature, Albuquerque, New Mexico http://alibi.com/events/119831/Morphing-          Nature.html

2014     

La Fonda on the Plaza, Chase away the winter blues in Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico
http://blog.lafondasantafe.com/chase-away- winter-blues-santa-fe/
Los Alamos Daily Post, Bonnie J. Gordon, Santa Fe Botanical Gardens Presents 'Morphing Nature’, Los Alamos, New Mexico http://www.ladailypost.com/content/santa-fe-botanical-gardens-presents-morphing-nature 2014         

 

Skills

Carpentry and Fabrication
Skilled in use of the following tools: band saw, table saw, miter saw, panel saw, jointer, planer, disk sander, spindle sander, jigsaw, scroll saw circular, saw, router, drill press, biscuit joiner, angle grinder, laser welding, pulse-arch welding, oxy-acetylene, welding, plasma cutter, shears, roller, polishing, sewing, silversmith, goldsmith and beading.
Computer

• MAC/PC
• HTML/CSS/PHP/PERL/JAVASCRIPT
• Adobe Photoshop, Flash, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro, Audition
• AutoCAD
• Avid Pro Tools/Steinburg Cubase
• NHC Wave Pad
• Microsoft Office, Excell, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Work
• QuickBooks Pro

Leadership

Influencing, leading and delegating abilities
Ability to initiate, manage cross functional teams and multi-disciplinary projects
Critical thinking, decision making and problem solving
Planning and organizing
Result oriented
Excellence communication
Negotiations
Conflict resolution
Adaptability-Efficient under pressure & meet deadlines
Strong social networking
Analytical
Education, training and mentoring
Grant Writing


 


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