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Hannah Arata

Hannah Arata

BA in English, Minor in Art History, Beloit College

Experience: Arts Administration intern at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center and Evanston Art Center

Areas of Interest: Fine arts, Arts/music festivals, Nonprofit work, PR/Marketing

Ideal Job in 10 Years: Creative director for an ad agency that specializes in creating content for cultural enterprises or a marketing manager for a major art museum

What led you to enroll in the MSLCE program at Northwestern? I have a lot of different visions for my career path but I wanted to make sure I start things off on the right track by getting the right education. I enrolled in the MSLCE program in order to learn more about the creative enterprises, specifically marketing and non-profits within the creative enterprises, and how my own personal passions and experiences can lead to me having a successful, fulfilling career.

Favorite (song/movie/show/festival/exhibition … )?  Spirited Away.

What are you most looking forwards to about the MSLCE program? Definitely site visits and the internship.

What is your favorite Chicago landmark/attraction, or what are you most excited to visit? The Art Institute of Chicago

If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be? Tuscany, Italy

What award would you most like to win? A Tony! Even though I haven’t acted in anything since 8th grade.

Where are you from? Evanston, IL