The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking an Assistant Curator for the Abu Dhabi Project team, based in New York. This position is responsible for assisting with the curatorial needs for the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Project. Responsibilities include: initiating and supporting research and development on modern and contemporary art exhibitions and programs for the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi; identifying works, conducting research, compiling materials and writing scholarly reports for acquisitions for Guggenheim Abu Dhabi; administration and coordination of exhibition checklists; writing and/or providing support as needed for exhibitions, museum publications and publicly accessible content in written and electronic form; acting as a curatorial ambassador for the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi project.
Founded in 1937, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is dedicated to promoting the understanding and appreciation of art, architecture, and other manifestations of visual culture, primarily of the modern and contemporary periods. The Guggenheim realizes this mission through exceptional exhibitions, education programs, research initiatives, and publications. The Guggenheim strives to engage and educate an increasingly diverse international audience through its unique network of museums and partnerships. With nearly three million annual visitors worldwide, the Guggenheim and its network is one of the most visited cultural institutions in the world.