Gallery Manager

Hosfelt Gallery

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Hosfelt Gallery, a contemporary art gallery founded in San Francisco in 1996 and representing an international roster of artists and artists’ estates, is seeking an experienced Gallery Manager. The position is 32 – 40 hours/week on site, Tuesday through Saturday, with occasional late hours for receptions and events.

  • Manage the gallery calendar and well as all aspects of communications

  • Oversee events/programs as well as art fair applications and participation

  • Supervise gallery assistants and interns

  • Manage the physical infrastructure of the gallery


The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • Well-developed managerial skills and excellent organizational and communication skills

  • Self-directed, resourceful and adept at foreseeing issues and troubleshooting problems

  • A skilled writer, editor and proofreader

  • Knowledge of art history and contemporary art

  • A creative thinker who is excited by opportunities for developing original content

  • Prior gallery, auction house, or museum experience

  • Comfortable with technology

  • Able to work Saturdays and some evenings

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and at least 5 years of full-time professional experience, preferably within an arts organization. Fluency in Apple OS and proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) as well as social media platforms is required. Knowledge of marketing and/or graphic design is strongly preferred.

How to Apply

To apply, email resume and cover letter to No phone calls please.

Posted on January 13