Registrar

Art gallery seeks an experienced registrar to work as part of a small team. Candidate must have

previous experience working with fine art and in: inventory management; archiving; international

and domestic art shipping; and art handling. Candidate will be a skilled multi-tasker with

superior communication and organizational skills and a high attention to detail.

The candidate should possess a natural ability to work closely with others.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: coordinating and managing all incoming and

outgoing shipments, loans and consignments for external galleries and institutions, as well as

cataloging and inspecting condition of incoming works. The applicant must be able to move

artwork safely and know how to problem solve quickly. The role is responsible for maintaining

detailed and accurate accounts of all artwork; location, condition, captions, etc.

Additional qualifications include a necessary professional demeanor for all client and artist

correspondence via email, on the telephone, and in person. The ability to work well with artists

and collectors to organize shipping and installation details is central to this position. Due to this

detailed aspect of this position, our ideal candidate must be highly organized and thorough.

 
 
Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

 

●  Bachelor’s Degree (Art History and/or Arts Administration preferred)

 

●  At least 2 years art gallery or museum experience

 

●  Familiarity with the following programs: Photoshop, FileMaker Pro or similar database,

Mac

 

 

 

 

To Apply: 

Please email CV and Cover Letter to galleryregistrarchicago@gmail.com