Jobs " Curator "
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- Kelowna Art Gallery
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- Kelowna, Northern Okanagan / Shuswap, British Columbia
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- Full-time Curator
The Kelowna Art Gallery is seeking an individual to join our team as curator.
The Curator contributes to the mission of the Kelowna Art Gallery as project leader for exhibitions, accompanying publications, and all permanent collection activities. The Curator develops relevant permanent collection and exhibition policies, reports directly to the Executive Director, and works with the Executive Director on exhibition and acquisition selections.
Knowledge and Skills Required:
? In-depth knowledge of both historical and contemporary Canadian art.
? National standards for legal, ethical, and professional museum practices.
? Permanent collection management and development.
? Exhibition research, development, design, and installation.
? Exceptional writing and public speaking skills.
? Team player.
Minimum Qualifications Required:
? Master’s degree in Museum Studies, Art History or a related discipline.
? Publications record.
? Five years experience in curating public art gallery exhibitions.
? Experience in permanent collection management and development.
? This is a full-time position based on a 35-hour week. Flexible hours are dictated by installation requirements, events, exhibition opening receptions and other related public programs, publications, conferences, artist’s studio visits, committee activities, grant deadlines and other related duties.
The Kelowna Art Gallery is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Employment for People with Disabilities Act for applicants invited to an interview.
Please email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org, or fax or mail resumes to the Kelowna Art Gallery by April 15, 2017. No phone calls please. We regret that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
KELOWNA ART GALLERY
1315 Water Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9R3
Tel: 250.762.2226 ext. 304 Fax: 250.762.9875
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