9月 2022年13日下午4点

柯克兰美术中心 and the Millikin 美术学院 announce the hiring of  LJ Pemberton, MFA(哥伦比亚大学), as the new 市场营销 and Patron Relations Manager. In her new role she will be creating digital and print marketing for the 柯克兰美术中心, as well as coordinating social media for the 美术学院 and its various schools. 她来到迪凯特, 从洛杉矶到伊利诺伊州, 加州, where she was a legal assistant in entertainment law at Lichter, 格罗斯曼, 尼克尔斯, 阿德勒, 费尔德曼 & 克拉克公司. Prior to that position she was the Senior Writer/Editor in Creative Direction at the Savannah College of Art and Design, where she oversaw fine arts marketing for the SCAD Museum of Art, SCADFASH and the School of Fashion. 在纽约, she was a freelance copywriter, market researcher and digital strategist for a variety of clients including several Fortune 500 companies, start-ups and boutique enterprises. 作为哥伦比亚大学的学生, she also expanded the Columbia Artists/Teachers program, a performance learning initiative to enable writing students to gain teaching experience at the university and in the greater New York City community before graduating. 今年春天, in addition to her marketing duties, LJ will also be teaching an 艺术 政府 course for the School of Art and Creative 媒体, 关注非营利, entrepreneurial and government arts admin. 

In addition to the above, LJ is also a working artist and published author. Her debut novel, STILL ALIVE, will be published by 胡说的书 in February 2024. 她的文章, poetry and award-winning stories have been featured in the Los Angeles Review, 严格的蛤, (PANK), 胡说的书, 霍巴特, 单词 & Sports Quarterly, VICE, the Brooklyn Rail, Northwest Review and elsewhere. Her photography has appeared in the Northwest Review, 霍巴特, and has been featured by Metro Los Angeles. She was previously an assistant editor at NOON and she currently reviews fiction for Publishers Weekly. She is the editor of the Bureau of Complaint, available online. 

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关于 柯克兰美术中心

柯克兰美术中心 is located on the Millikin University campus in Decatur, 伊利诺斯州. Since its grand opening in 1970, 柯克兰美术中心 has played an integral part in continuing the arts in Decatur and central 伊利诺斯州. 这个中心有一个1,903-seat auditorium and houses several music and choral facilities, 演讲大厅, art galleries and other multipurpose rooms. 柯克兰美术中心 has brought in many nationally acclaimed musical tours including Rent, 42街, 油脂, Godspell, 并排, 耶稣基督超级巨星, 埃维塔, 猫和许多其他动物. World-renowned entertainers such as Trace Adkins, 艾灵顿公爵, 雷·查尔斯, 小理查德, Vicki Lawrence and others have also performed at the center. 访问 kirklandfinearts.com 要了解更多.

 

关于 the Millikin 社区 艺术 Academy

The mission of the Millikin 社区 艺术 Academy (MCAA), formerly known as the Preparatory Department, is to foster an appreciation of and participation in the arts while instilling a lifelong love and enjoyment of them. MCAA seeks to provide learning and performance opportunities for students of all ages in music, 剧院, dance and art; enhance students’ knowledge and performance expertise; and cultivate a companionable link between university and community. 访问 harmosfestival.com/mcaa 要了解更多.

 

关于Millikin大学

米利金是个二等兵, 非营利性, four-year university with an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students in traditional and non-traditional undergraduate and graduate degree programs. 位于迪凯特, 伊利诺斯州, you will quickly discover that the signature of a Millikin education is a unique experience we like to call Performance Learning.

Since its founding more than 120 years ago, Millikin has operated under the philosophy of providing an education that combines theory with practice. While this was a radical idea at the time, we know today that students must perform their knowledge in order to be truly prepared for a successful career after college. Through immersive experiences such as internships, 教学, 运行一个业务, presenting research to experts and performing in front of audiences, students find new ways to live out their learning and reap the rewards of their hard work. 访问 harmosfestival.com 要了解更多.

 

 

为进一步的信息, 请联系LJ Pemberton, 市场营销 and Patron Relations Manager at 柯克兰美术中心 at 217.424.3931 or lpemberton@harmosfestival.com.

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