Daniel A. Beach Jr.


Contact Information:

1703 Indian Shores Rd.

Crosby, Texas 77532









OBJECTIVE:     Seeking: Fine Arts Exhibition and Representation and/or Arts in the Community and Youth Administrative position.


SUMMARY:        Internship as Art Coordinator for Chicago’s Restaurant.

                              Owner, business manager, web site constructor, graphics artist, and artist affiliated with Daniel Beach Fine Arts©.

                              More than twelve years of experience in guest service.

                              More than four years of experience as Food/Labor Manager for La Madeleine Inc.

                              More than twenty years of experience as a self driven and self employed Artist (chalk pastels, Prisma colors, charcoal, water color paints, oil paints, sculpture, and pottery as well as frame building and canvas stretching).

                              Proficient with Adobe Photoshop (7-9 / Elements / CS4), Adobe Illustrator, MS Office, MS Word, Windows XP, and the Internet, including navigation thereof and Macromedia Dreamweaver MX.


EDUCATION:  Louisiana State University of Baton Rouge                                   1999 - 2001

                           School of Design & Architecture

                           -Working on a Bachelor degree in Architecture and a minor in business management.


                           Courses taken included:

                           World Art History Methodologies      Architecture

                           European Art and Architecture           Creative Writing

                           American Art and History                  Design Fundamentals

                           Modern Art                                       Spanish (Language)

                           French (Language)                          Italian (Language)

                           Technical Drafting


                           Caddo Magnet College Preparatory High School                         1995 – 1999


                           Courses taken included:

                           Art (all four years)                             Architecture

                           Drafting                                          Technical Drawing

                           Architectural Design



                           Activities included:

                           Art Club, Worked as a teacher for “3rd Grade Days” for SRAC (Shreveport,

                           Regional Arts Council), YACA (Youth Arts Council of America).


EXPERIENCE:   Self-Taught/Self-Employed Artist, Owner and Operator,

                                          -Officially Copyrighted - November 2001 to Present;

                                -Unofficially have been producing original art work March 1987 to


                           Daniel Beach Fine Arts© 2001 and www.danielbeachgallery.com

                              Manage business contracts and lease agreements between Daniel Beach Fine Arts© and clients including commissions, galleries, festivals, and image leasing firms.

                              Develop press releases and promotional tools for exhibits, events, and advertisements.

                              Integrated Paypal tools with a gallery/portfolio web site I designed, built, and maintain on my own for the successful sales and distribution of limited edition, signed and numbered lithograph and giclée prints.

                              The preparation, production, preservation, transportation, framing, and shipment (when applicable) of photo-realistic original oil based paintings on canvas.


                           Art Coordinator, May 2002 to March 2006

                           Chicago’s Restaurant

                              Developed contracts and applications for artists to exhibit.

                              Wrote and mailed press releases and promotional information.

                              Managed sales transactions between the artist, buyer, and restaurant.

                              Was responsible for physically hanging show and printing of flyers and brochures.


                           Other jobs held:

                                -Night Stocker at Wal-Mart Super Center on Siegen Ln. Baton Rouge,


                                     -Duration of six months beginning December 2001.

                                -Baton Rouge City News Stand – Store Manager

                                     -Duration of four months prior to taking job with La Madeline Inc.


ACTIVITIES:        Authoring of my own book (autobiography), How to Whisper

                              Post Hurricane Disaster Relief Volunteer








REFERENCES:     Chris Latona – General Manager for Perkins Rowe La Madeleine


                                Known for 8.5 years

                              Adam Meshell – Life long friend and coworker


                                Known for 23 years

                              Jeremy Gilbert – Life long friend and coworker


                                Known for 21 years

                              Pam Atchison – Executive Director of S.R.A.C (Shreveport Regional Arts



                                Known for 23 years