Art Museum Curator CV

Museums need art curators to handle ongoing exhibits to oversee the cataloging of paintings, sculptures and other artistic interpretations. They work hand-in-hand with volunteers and interns in preserving important documents regarding the arts. Sometimes, they are tasked to describe, analyze and catalogues objects that are of benefit to researchers and the public.

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Warren Tompkins

123 Fairfield Street,

Manchester, ME 04963

Telephone Number:  12 345 6789

Mobile Number: 07123456789


Career Objective

Seeking employment as an art museum curator in a reputable art museum in London to be able to impart my knowledge and use my skills for the preservation of art collections

Educational Background

MA Art Gallery and Museum Studies

University of Manchester, 2004

BA History of Art

University of Manchester, 2001

Work Experience

2006-2009: Museum Curator, City Arts and Sciences Museum


  • Updated museum membership data
  • Trained interns and assistant curators
  • Oversaw yearly exhibits on the arts and the sciences as well as that for history

2005-2006: Assistant Museum Curator, City Arts and Sciences Museum


  • Assisted the Museum Curator in administrative duties
  • Acted as a museum guide for students on educational trips



  • Excellent research and organizational skills
  • Experienced in digital imaging and scanning technology
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills



  • Researched label information for the 2006 Fall Art Exhibit
  • Created a new museum path that will better engage students in the appreciation of the arts


References available upon request