Art Handler (Freelance)

Tribeca Art Gallery

Internationally established gallery in Tribeca seeks Freelance Art Handlers for upcoming installation dates.

Responsibilities
  • Installation, packing and general handling of fine art in a variety of mediums under the direction of the Head Preparator.

  • Assisting the registrar with labeling artworks, performing condition reports, and the storage and organization of inventory.

  • Running various city-wide errands as needed.

  • Light carpentry, fabrication, and painting as needed.

Requirements
  • Minimum 3 years experience at a museum, gallery or art shipping organization.

  • Expertise in art handling techniques, packing, crating and storing protocols, as well as gallery etiquette.

  • Ability to safely lift 50+ lbs.

  • Capacity to work independently and as a team with a good attitude and positive approach to problem-solving.

  • Experience with a wide range of media, including A/V equipment.

  • Ideal candidates will demonstrate an eye for detail, a strong sense of organization, and impeccable cleanliness and courtesy.

How to Apply

Please send a current resume and a concise cover letter describing your experience in Art Handling.

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Posted on May 1