Director

Marianne Boesky Gallery

Marianne Boesky Gallery seeks a full-time Director. Candidate should have a minimum of 10 years gallery experience, including a proven track record in sales, to be considered.

Responsibilities

Artist Liaison:

  • Serve as primary contact for five artists’ studios and develop in-depth knowledge of their practices.

  • Oversee and manage all aspects of artist liaison duties as related to gallery exhibitions, museum exhibitions, publications, events, calendars, consignment agreements, appraisals, artist statements, production, and marketing materials.

Sales:

  • Generate primary and secondary sales of gallery and non-gallery artists

  • Meet annual sales targets

  • Manage and develop relationships with both existing and new collectors and advisers

  • Manage and develop relationships with museum curators and institutional leaders

  • Attend gallery openings, art fairs, dinners, and other events as needed

Requirements
  • Minimum ten years sales and artist management experience at a contemporary art gallery

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Punctual, proactive, organized and detail oriented with exceptional problem-solving skills

  • Capacity to prioritize and multi-task to meet deadlines

  • Ability to work with others and independently when necessary

  • Proficiency in Art Logic is a plus

  • Valid passport for International travel

  • Master’s degree preferred; Bachelor’s degree with a background in art history, fine arts or a similar field required

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and three references to jobs@boeskygallery.com with ‘Director’ in the subject line. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. Please no walk-ins or phone calls.

Posted on March 2