Monica Jacobs

Location New York
Bio

Prop Master with IATSE Local 52

Prop Master
Projects
27 Projects

Work History

Prop and Set Dresser
Freelance
Jan 2014 – Present
New York, New York
IATSE applicant
Clearances Manager @ "The Intern"
Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies
Jun 2014 – Jul 2014
New York, NY
Prop PA @ "The Blacklist"
Woodridge Productions and Sony Pictures
Sep 2013 – Apr 2014
New York, NY
Sourcing, Coordinating
Set Decoration PA & Clearances
Paramount Pictures - "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles"
Mar 2013 – Sep 2013
New York, NY
Asset Manager
The Wolf of Wall Street
Oct 2012 – Feb 2013
New York, NY
Asset tracking, coordinated Set Sale
Set Decorating Production Assistant @ "Royal Pains Season 4"
NBCUniversal, Inc.
Mar 2012 – Nov 2012
New York, NY
http://www.usanetwork.com/series/royalpains/ • Assist general day to day management of Set Decorating Department with coordinating duties - POs, transpo, scheduling, etc. • Assist with research and sourcing • Maintain office supplies and craft services
Freelance Art Department Production
Self
Oct 2011 – Mar 2012
New York, NY
Art Department Production Assistant
Psychopedia & SBS - "The Fashion King"
Feb 2012
New York, NY
Korean television series about young fashion designers who come to New York City to make it big.
Production Assistant
Corporate Agenda
Jan 2012
New York, NY
Equipment pickups and returns, Cargo van driving
Props, On-Set Dressing, & 2nd Production Assistant
"Aunt Louisa" / Furnace Films
Nov 2011
New York, NY
"Aunt Louisa", short film, dir. Thomas Woodrow ? Props and Set Dressing: sourcing, purchases, rentals, vendor communications, pickups, returns, on-set dressing ? Wardrobe: On-set looks ? Production Assistant: shared coordinating tasks with 1st PA, meal scheduling, equipment pickups and returns, on-set runs, craft services ? Transportation: Crew van (15 passenger), Cargo Van, driving in and around Manhattan, Brooklyn, and New Jersey.
Art Department Intern
We Came In Peace
Oct 2011
New York, NY
Nike Event Installation: ?Props and Set Dressing ?Sourcing, purchases, rentals, pickups, returns ?Garment staging
Set Decorating Production Assistant @ "Royal Pains Season 3"
NBCUniversal, Inc.
Aug 2011 – Oct 2011
Brooklyn, NY
http://www.usanetwork.com/series/royalpains/ • Assisted general day to day management of Set Decorating Department - POs, transpo, scheduling, etc. • Maintained office craft services
Media and Communications Consultant
Hybrid Silica Technologies, Inc.
Mar 2011 – Oct 2011
Connecting HST to current and future customers through: ? Establishment and maintenance of company's online social media presence - Facebook & Youtube ? Developing videos of new company technologies for product promotion and education ? Event management
Prop Master and On-set Dresser
"American Falls" / Zena Group
Aug 2011
New York and Mamaroneck, NY
"American Falls" dir. Be' Garrett - http://americanfallsthemovie.com/ ? Prop purchases, rentals, and organization for short film ? Assisted production designer and set decorator during pre-production with purchases and set dressing ? Art Department's "eyes" on the monitor during filming
Art Director and Property Manager
"Virgin Alexander" / 100K Films
Jun 2010 – Jul 2010
"Virgin Alexander" dir Charlotte Barrett and Sean Fallon - http://virginalexander.com ~~Nominated for best Art Direction and Production Design at VisionFest, New York, NY, June 2011. - http://www.visionfest.com/press/releases/ ~~ ? Designed and dressed sets for independent feature film ? Purchased, created, and organized props ? Tech Scouts ? Provided valuable on-set support ? Managed production assistants
Art Department Production Assistant
"Arthur" / Moga/Jacobsen Productions
Jan 2010
Seattle, WA
"Arthur" dir John Jacobsen - http://www.arthurshort.com/index.html ? Assisted on and off set during the production of a short film ? Purchased and assembled items for set dressing ? Attended Tech Scouts
Research Assistant
Skidmore College
Nov 2008 – Dec 2009
?Assistant to Marla Segol Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Religious Studies ? Edited, formatted, and organized articles for scholarly journals in the Religious Studies field, including the Journal of the History of Sexuality
Art Department Production Assistant
"The Details" / Yes, The Details, LLC
May 2009 – Aug 2009
"The Details" directed by Jacob Estes http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1433207/ ? Assisted during pre-production and production of an independent feature film ? Product placement research and organization ? Phone and email correspondence with vendors ? Administrative and organizational tasks ? On set support

Education

Bachelor of Arts with Honors in Religious Studies
Skidmore College
2007 – 2011
High School Diploma
Edmonds-Woodway High School
2003 – 2007

Skills