Registrar/Preparator

Patrick Painter Gallery

Santa Monica, CA

Job Summary

Applicants should have strong organizational skills, and possess a interest in contemporary art. Must be detail-oriented and able to prioritize. Must have prior experience as a Preparator. Salary is to be negotiated DOE.

Responsibilities 

Keeping inventory of all artworks up to date both at the gallery and off-site• Updating the gallery database• Installing of exhibitions• Packing and Shipping of art• Organize and facilitate loans and consignments• Correspond with various galleries and institutions and private lenders• Assessing the condition of artworks, conducting research on the permanent collection• Facilitation of shipping and receiving both domestically and internationally

Requirements

• At least one year of previous gallery experience.• Extensive knowledge of ArtBase.• Proficient with Mac OS.• Proficient in art handling, framing and hanging.• Knowledgeable about proper archival procedures.• Must be able to multitask.• Photography experience is a plus, but not required.• Ability to lift 50 lbs.

How to Apply

*Please email your cover letter and resume to Andrea at info@patrickpainter.com in PDF form, placing "Registrar/Preparator" in the subject line. Copy/pasted and .doc resumes will not be considered.

Looking for someone to start ASAP

Job Type: Full-time

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