Reporting to the Installation Projects Manager, the Installation Technician applies professional art handling and collections management principles to the installation, dismantle and maintenance of the AKM collection. The individual is responsible for unpacking, safe storage, and installation of the AKM collection and incoming loans for historical and contemporary exhibitions, including graphics, furniture and AV placement. He/she assists with condition reporting and location control of artworks.
The Aga Khan Museum (AKM) in Toronto, Canada offers visitors a window into worlds unknown or unfamiliar: the artistic, intellectual, and scientific heritage of Muslim civilizations across the centuries from the Iberian Peninsula to China. Its mission is to foster a greater understanding and appreciation of the contribution that Muslim civilizations have made to world heritage. Through education, research, and collaboration, the Museum will inform and inspire audiences from all cultures by presenting art created in the Muslim world throughout the past fourteen centuries, along with current paths of artistic practice and cultural development.