Julia Svede from Riga, Latvia, joins TARA as an intern from May – June 2015. She obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Cultural Management from the Baltic International Academy and studied Media and Communication in Jonkoping University, Sweden. Julia’s experienced in curation of art exhibitions, cultural event management, radio and online journalism, as well as PR and marketing activities.
She is working on TARA’s crowd funding project and developing social media channels. Prior to joining TARA, Julia worked for Collective Art Gallery in Scotland, did a research on Contemporary Art Projects in Historic Sites, and as an intern for Communications Office at ICCROM, Rome.
“It’s my first time in Africa and I’m happy I have this opportunity to gain hands-on experience here at TARA, to learn, to share and to contribute”