Student Curator Position

Date: 08/11/11 Office/Department: Sheehan Gallery
Starting Wage: $10/hour Supervisor: Kynde Kiefel
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Sheehan Gallery located in Olin Hall at Whitman College is looking to fill a Student Curatorial position.  The Student Curatorial Position is available to any Whitman College student for 50 hours a semester to help curate shows in the Memorial Building on campus.

Position Description:

A self-motivated student, enthusiastic about art is needed to help curate shows in the Memorial Building.  Position would consist of 50 hours per semester contacting local artists, booking shows, planning events, designing publications, and assisting Exhibitions and Collections Manager in various gallery-related tasks. 

Skills/Background: 

  • Student should have a deep interest in The Arts
  • Good people skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Event planning capabilities
  • Some experience in hanging and arranging artwork (both 2-D and 3-D)
  • Punctuality
  • Keen sense of responsibility

 
Application Process:

 Please send resume and application letter further describing why you would be great at this job to Kynde Kiefel at the Sheehan Galley, Olin Hall Whitman College.  You may also attach a letter and resume to an email and send it to Kynde Kiefel at: kiefelks@whitman.edu

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