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Gallery Intern
Gallery Intern
Tristan Hoare Gallery
Post Date: 08 Jan 2022

JOB OVERVIEW

Tristan Hoare Gallery is looking for a passionate and motivated individual to cover the position of Gallery Intern in our London gallery at 6 Fitzroy Square, from 17th January until mid April 2022 (ending date tbc). 

Working hours: Monday to Friday, 9:30 – 18:00, and 2 Saturdays per month, 11:00 – 18:00.

This internship covers lunch and transportation expenses.

Founded in 2009, Tristan Hoare is a multi-layered gallery focusing on both young and established artists working in a variety of mediums. African photography, glass, textiles and drawing are all areas of interest, with a developing passion for Korean and Japanese ceramics. Exhibitions are executed with the intention of telling a story and connecting with both seasoned collectors and people less familiar with the art world. The gallery is located in a Grade I listed Georgian House in Fitzroy Square.

Requirements for the position:

* Ability to work in a small and compact team

* Excellent interpersonal skills

* Day-to-day flexibility and versatility in terms of work requirements – from office administration, research and record-keeping to exhibition set up, artwork delivery and material sourcing

* Excellent organisational skills and ability to multitask and prioritise

* Attention to detail – both in terms of research and writing

* Proactive attitude and ability to self-motivate

* Ability to meet numerous deadlines for a variety of projects

* Excellent written and communication skills

* Fluency in the English language – both speaking and writing

* IT literacy – experience using Microsoft Office or iWork productivity systems and databases

* A relevant undergraduate degree (Fine Art or Art History)

* Interest in pursuing a career in the Contemporary Art field

Desirable Attributes:

* Knowledge of Adobe package

* One foreign language apart from English

* Experience in an art business (e.g. auction house, gallery, museum)

Responsibilities:

The Gallery Intern will be supervised by and will report to the Gallery Assistant and will assist in the different duties that vary on a daily basis, including but not limited to:

* Organisation and management of the gallery space

* Administration of the gallery such as record-keeping and checking stock supplies

* Management of digital content

* Support for events, openings and exhibition set-up, including occasionally carrying and moving bulky artworks

* Other duties as assigned

Please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected] by Monday 10th January 2022 09:00 GMT.

In-person interviews will take place w/c 10th January.

JOB DETAILS

Location
London, UK

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