The Registrar is in charge of exhibition-related logistics involving negotiation of contracts, securing loan agreements, packing/crating, shipping/transportation, insurance coverage, customs clearance and courier arrangements (for foreign loans), incoming and outgoing condition reports. The Registrar ensures best practices are observed in art handling and exhibition installation, monitoring of conditions in galleries, and assisting with organization and upkeep of art storage. Reporting to the Director of Curatorial Affairs, the Registrar will work very closely with the Exhibitions Manager, Installation Crew, as well as the Exhibitions and Operations staff. The Registrar will also oversee rights and reproductions for exhibition catalogues and brochures.
Oklahoma Contemporary is a non-collecting institution with an active calendar of changing exhibitions that each year comprises 2 major exhibitions with corresponding Learning Gallery installations, 3-4 exhibitions that focus on local artists, public art commissioned for the Campbell Art Park, and outdoor sculptures installed in the Sculpture Garden.
Salary commensurate with experience ($45,000 - $50,000)
Excellent benefits package includes healthcare, dental, vision, and a 403b matching plan
Professional development opportunities as available
Limitations and Disclaimer
The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for the position.