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Mariam Mushtaq Kazi

 Mariam Mushtaq Kazi

Location:
Dubai, UAE.
Karachi, Pakistan.
Born 1990
— Cel l [Dubai]: +971 525652955
— Cel l [Pakistan]: +923312857337 [ Whatsapp ]
— E-Mai l: mariammushtaqkazi@gmail.com
— Facebook: https://facebook.com/mmartist/
— Instagram: https://instagram.com/mmaartist/
Objective
Seeking creative and challenging opportunities to improve my knowledge and groom and develop my skills
and talents while delivering my services with my optimum passion and honesty.
Experience
Mariam's Art
( Owner / Chief Operating Officer ( C.O.O ) )
[ 2012 – Present ]
• Managing Social media marketing strategy over Facebook, and Instagram
• Developing, Marketing Promoting art and craft products
• Developing and maintaining online branding and brand awareness
• Composed online promotional content
• Analyze and review products to maximize sales and awareness results (Sold over 800 artworks since 2012)
The Cross Borders Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE.
( Gallery Manager ) [ 2017-Present]
• Managing social media marketing, reviewing art works and artists,
• Copywriting social media posts, publication and promotional content
• Sales Strategy development, designing marketing events
• Managing accounts, and finances
• Conceptualizing art shows, and exhibitions for several clients
• Provide Interior consultancy, and executed conceptual interior designs
• Painted murals and paintings on commission
• Art Consultancy, suggesting art works in accordance to the clients requirements and needs.
Art Dubai 2018 Dubai, UAE.
( Assistant Gallery Manager ) Hafez Gallery Jeddah
[ 2018 ]
• Developing understanding of the artist his works and his style
• Explaining artworks, introducing artists to the visitors
• exploring commercial potential of the works and artists and their progression for the visitors
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Hafez Gallery, Abu Dhabi Art Fair, 2017, UAE.
( Gallery Assistant )
[ 2017 ]
• Representing the gallery during throughout the Exhibition.
• Managing, and handling all gallery affairs during.
Aziz Devlopment, Dubai, UAE.
( Senior Sales Consultant )
[ 2017 ]
• Achieving sales target through lead generation
Art Dubai 2017 Dubai, UAE.
( Volunteer ( Assistant Gallery Manager ) Hafez Gallery Jeddah & Art Talks Egypt )
[ 2017 ]
• Developing understanding of the artist his works and his style
• Explaining artworks, introducing artists to the visitors
• exploring commercial potential of the works and artists and their progression for the visitors
Brandmine, Dubai, UAE.
( Business Development and customer Service Executive )
[ 2016 ]
• Handled customer queries and forwarded to relevant salespersons
• Handling post-sale queries while ensuring customer satisfaction and business retention
Identifying and networking with prospective clients and generating business from existing accounts
Hareep Pakistan
( Project Manager )
[ 2013 – 2014 ]
• Create and deliver project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
• Identify resources and assign responsibilities to the team
• Work closely with relevant stake holders to ensure effective and efficient implementation of the project
• Understand basic revenue models and P/L
• Submit project status reports to stakeholders
MEHREEN’S MONTESSORI EDUCATION SYSTEM, PAKISTAN
( Teacher / Coordinator Arts and counselor )
[ 2012 – 2013 ]
• Plan and prepare courses and lessons
• Inspect all student portfolios regularly and insist they are kept in good order
• Ensure that a yearly visual record of students’ work is maintained; film and photograph final Summerexhibition work
• Assist the Head of Department with the exhibitions and art fairs
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• Student counseling
• Assist the Head of Department with the compiling of portfolios, checking of application forms and personal
• Work closely with the Head of Department and assist with the preparation and introduction of new courses and
schemes of work. Promote Art, Textiles and Photography within the school and contribute material to the website
• Arrangements for preparing students for their external examinations including marking and recording coursework
Islamabad Model College for Girls, Islamabad, Pakistan
( College Counselor and Jnr. Teacher - Arts )
[ 2012 – 2013 ]
• Responsible for handling day to day student issues
• Provide direct support service to individual students, small groups, and classrooms
Participations and Art Exhibition
Craft Workshops
Craft workshops, Mariam’s Art, 2013
Organized and conducted several craft workshops for
Children in Islamabad, Pakistan.
Mix Media Art workshop, Soul Art Center, Dubai 2018
Organized and conducted workshop for Kids and Adults
using mix media at the Soul Art Center, Dubai.
Craft Shows
Craft shows, 2015
Participation in Numerous events in Karachi, Pakistan
Indie 2017 Craft shows, 2017
Participating crafter Karachi, Pakistan
ARTE The Makers Market 2017, Dubai , 2018
Participating crafter
The Times Square Center, Dubai.
Indie Art and Craft Show, 2018, Karachi, 2018
Participating crafter
The royal Rodale, Karachi, Pakistan.
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Art Exhibitions.
Group show Sculpture Exhibition , 2013
PAPS 2013, Expo Center, Karachi, Pakistan
Group show. 2015
Sadeqain Art Gallery in Karachi, Pakistan
Participating artist, Ham Kalam, Group Show. 2017
Studio 7 Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan.
Curated by Zayyana Kamran,
Participating artist , PWF 2017, Art Exhibition 2017
Karachi, Pakistan
Curated by Abdul Jabbar Gull,
Curator, Participating artist, Its Al l about Sat ire, Art Exhibi t ion 2018
Karachi, Pakistan
Studio 7, Gallery, Karachi
Participating artist, Baad-e-Saba II, Art Exhibition 2018
Karachi, Pakistan
Clifton art Gallery, Karachi
Participating artist, Sindh Ja Rang, Art Exhibi t ion 2018
Hyderabad, Sindh, Pakistan
Zafar Kazmi Art Gallery, Singh Museum, Hyderabad.
Participating artist, Mudpie Studio, Inaugural Art Exhibition 2019
Karachi, Pakistan
Mudpie Studio & Gallery, Karachi
Participating artist, Regional Art Exhibition, (Travel ing Show) 2019
by Artist’s Association of Sindh and P.N.C.A.
Karachi, Pakistan
Ahmed Parveiz Art Gallery, Arts Council of Pakistan, Karachi.
Participating artist, Art Exhibition For a Cause, The Voyage of a Bird 2019
holiday international hotel – Sharjah
Participating artist, Art Exhibi t ion by UAE Africa Networks group 2019
Fogo de Chão – DIFC – Dubai.
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Publications
• 2016- Morning show guest appearance in “Subh-e-Nau” twice on PTV for my crafts and
arts
• 2015 -2017 Interviews publ icat ions in magazines & newspaper “Osaaf”, “Humsafar” &
“Dai ly Nai Baat”
• 2017 – Article covering Mariam’s art in Edition.pk
• 2017 – Article in 92News
• 2017 – Picture of my work on the cover page of Sindhi Magazine.
• 2017 Coverage in Dawn for the show curated at Studio 7
https://www.dawn.com/news/1380410
• 2017 Coverage in Biztoday for the show curated at Studio 7
https://www.biztoday.news/2018/01/03/satire-curated-mariam-mushtaq-opensstudio-
seven/
Other Achievements
• Managed two events at Kidzone, Souq Al Bahar, Dubai, October year 2016
• Won 1st prize in PAPS 2013 (Pakistan Auto Parts Show) sculpture exhibition, EXPO
Center Karachi.
• Attended various workshops and seminars related with education and art
• Best Teacher Award, Mehreen’s Montessori Education System, 2015.
• Morning show guest appearance in “Subh-e-Nau” twice on PTV for my crafts and arts
• Interviews publ icat ions in magazines & newspaper “Osaaf”, “Humsafar” & “Dai ly Nai
Baat”
• Conducted crafting workshops with chi ldren at schools
Education
Bachelors in Arts, 2015
University Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
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Diploma in FineArts, 2013
Karachi School of Arts, Karachi, Pakistan
Certification Graphic Design, 2016
Eureka Multimedia, Karachi, Pakistan
Additional skills and talents
• Interior Designing, Painting, Sculpting, Crafting,
• Good Project Resource Management Skills
• Exceptional Communication, Reporting presentational skills
• Graphic Designing tools expertise with Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Coral Draw
• Hardworking passion driven, tirelessly working perfectionist with keen eye for details