Clark Art Institute, known for its dual mission as both an art museum with an outstanding collection of European and American art and as a center for higher education and research in the visual arts, is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Curator / Associate of Contemporary Projects (title corresponding to the experience)
The Associate Exhibition Commissioner of Contemporary Projects will work with the Senior Exhibition Curator to design and implement modern and contemporary exhibitions and programs. He or she will get in touch directly with artists, galleries, estates and lenders to commission work or obtain loans for exhibitions; liaise directly with the invited curators / collaborators; develop programs, publications, conferences and visits in association with modern and contemporary programs; working with the publications department on catalogs and brochures to accompany exhibits and installations; and work with the advancement team to identify cultural opportunities in line with modern and contemporary interests.
Master’s degree in art history required; PhD preferred. Candidates must have more and more responsible experience in the development of contemporary exhibitions, projects and publications.