Sua Mendez was born in Ecuador and raised in NYC. She is currently a graduate student at Seton Hall University where she is studying Museum Professions with a professional track focus of Museum Registration and Collections Management. Sua started as a dual degree B.A / M.A. student and transitioned into a full-time graduate student after graduating Summa Cum Laude with a B.A. in Art History. She worked as a Gallery and Collections Assistant at Seton Hall’s Walsh Gallery for a year while completing her B.A., and has further interned at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, the Queens Museum, the Queen’s Historical Society, the Richard Avedon Foundation, and currently serves as a Collections Management intern at the Rubin Museum of Art.
Project: Sua will work in the renowned Morgan Library photography collection and assist with a comprehensive review and updating of the photography collection online database.