(Boca Raton FL)
Rosenbaum Contemporary is a fine art gallery headquartered in Boca Raton, Fla., featuring the works of Postwar, Modern and Contemporary American and European masters. The gallery is committed to a broad-based exhibition program of museum-quality works of art in various media.
We have recently expanded and are seeking a full-time experienced gallery director to provide general management of our contemporary art galleries in Boca Raton and Miami, Fla.; develop client relationships and generate gallery sales through walk-in traffic and extensive outreach, with primary focus on creating new business and nurturing existing relationships. Additional responsibilities include curating and supervising the installation of gallery exhibitions, working with owner to select artwork for exhibitions and art fairs, tracking inventory, researching new artists and art fair opportunities, and the coordination and staffing of gallery events and art fairs.
Candidates for this position should possess:
B.A. from four-year college or university in art history
Current knowledge of contemporary art market
Proven experience selling contemporary paintings, drawings, photography, prints and sculpture
Minimum 4 years experience in fine art sales
Minimum 2 years management experience
Excellent organization skills, and written and verbal presentation skills
Professional dress and demeanor
Ability to multi-task
Mac fluency and experience using art database
Experience handling fine artwork
Key objectives of this position include:
Working in tandem with the CEO to develop sales campaigns and coordinate related support materials.
Coordinating gallery exhibitions, including, but not limited to, gathering information for inventory files, creating invitations, writing news releases and coordinating travel for artists.
Personal characteristics should include integrity, accountability, respect, self-motivation and the ability to thrive in an environment of constant innovation and positive change. The ability to work effectively with a variety of internal and external stakeholders will also be pivotal to success.
Position will be based at our gallery in Boca Raton, Fla.
Equal Opportunity Employer (AA/EOE) and encourages applications from women and minorities.
Experienced candidates only.
Apply to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
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