Gallery Manager/Assistant to Director
We are running a search on behalf of our client, a blue-chip contemporary gallery, to source an experienced Gallery Manager/Assistant to Director. This person will be expected to independently oversee the daily management of the gallery space, engage with clients and handle press enquiries. This person will also be responsible for maintenance and security at the gallery. Key elements of the role include, but are not limited to; assisting with the planning and coordination of exhibitions; overseeing installation scheduling and arranging events; assisting the Director with sales administration; and assisting in researching and appraising contemporary art works. This person must have extensive US based contacts, both private clients and within institutions, and must have experience working with artist’s studios, overseeing consignments and facilitating loan agreements for exhibitions and organising shipping and logistics to support effective preparation for art fairs and exhibitions.