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Gallery Art Handler
Gallery Art Handler
Bruce Silverstein Gallery
Post Date: 18 Apr 2023


Bruce Silverstein Gallery seeks a highly organized and self-motivated individual to fill the role of a part-time Art Handler. Approximately 3 days a week. $30-35/hour + annual bonus.

Job duties include:

Packing and shipping artwork.

Handling and installing artworks at the gallery, local art fairs, and occasionally at clients’ homes.

Maintain gallery appearance and handle repairs, including walls, floors, and lighting.

Ensure all art storage areas are organized and clean.

Handle and manage the receipt of shipments of artwork.

Execute condition reports with Registrars.

Properly store works and organize storage.

General gallery maintenance and upkeep.

Skills and Requirements:

Possession of minor carpentry skills.

A minimum of 2 years experience handling artwork.

Ability to communicate well with co-workers, vendors, and clients.

Qualified candidates may apply by sending a resume, cover letter, and references to [email protected].

Please include Preparator in the subject line.

About Bruce Silverstein Gallery

Established in 2001, Bruce Silverstein Gallery’s principal focus is the representation of an international roster of contemporary artists as well as established artists of great influence. The gallery is committed to discovering, examining, and contextualizing known and unknown artworks by modern masters as well as innovative artists of today. The gallery strives to provide a venue for dialogue across all art forms while specializing in modern and contemporary photography. Bruce Silverstein Gallery is located at 529 West 20th Street in the heart of the Chelsea Art District. The gallery maintains an in-depth inventory of masterworks of the photographic medium and promotes long-standing relationships with museums, private collectors, art consultants, and corporations from around the world. We welcome both experienced and new collectors.


For more information on the gallery and its artists, visit www.brucesilverstein.com

Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and references (required) to [email protected].


New York, USA

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