Neptune Fine Art, Gallery Assistant (Part Time)

Posted: September 26, 2017 at 12:16 pm, Last Updated: September 26, 2017 at 4:44 pm

Fine Art Gallery specializing in Modern and Contemporary Art seeks experienced Fine Art Professional. Schedule Wednesdays – Fridays 12 – 7:00pm, occasional Saturdays or evenings as needed. Resumes and cover letters to chris@neptunefineart.com.

Skills

  • EXCELLENT knowledge of Photoshop and Microsoft Office.
  • Fine art handling and installation
  • Knowledge of Modern and Contemporary artists and mediums
  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Basic digital photography skills
  • Professional phone manner
  • Ability to discuss works of art with potential clients and public
  • Sense of discretion and professionalism

Tasks

WEBSITE MANAGEMENT-SQUARE SPACE

  • Correspondence and telephone conversations with artists, dealers, galleries and general public
  • Maintain artist, design, and photo files
  • Conduct research on artists and exhibition-related subjects and ideas
  • Compile and maintain various mailing, checklists, price guides, and labels.
  • Prepare art for transport
  • Photograph artwork using digital camera; manipulate images as needed in Photoshop
  • Oversee mailings and press releases
  • Assist in exhibition preparation (announcements, openings, installation, dismantling, etc).
  • Light registrar duties such as cataloging new work, measuring, storing, etc.
  • Weekly gallery cleaning, floors, and art.
  • Special projects as needed

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE