New Art Museum director: Top priority is education (Cincinnati Enquirer, September 12, 2014)
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Fall Arts Guide: September's picks (Cincinnati Enquirer, September 2, 2014)
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The List: Your Fall 2014 Arts Guide (including CAM's Beyond Pop Art: A Tom Wesselmann Retrospective) (Harper's Bazaar, August 21, 2014)
The Cincinnati Art Museum seeks applicants for the position of Curatorial Assistant. This is a permanent, full-time, and exempt staff position with an excellent benefit package.
The Curatorial Assistant works directly with the curator of fashion arts and textiles. This position is responsible for the research, documentation, care, exhibition, and preservation of works of art in the permanent collection; various responsibilities related to the implementation of temporary exhibitions, and organizational tasks as assigned.
B.A. in fashion history or related field; Museum experience is preferred.
Skills necessary: Basic sewing skills required. A proven ability to work collaboratively and successfully with others to achieve institutional objectives. Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills and a good working knowledge of database, word processing, and other relevant computer programs.Ability to read and interpret documents; ability to write documents, business correspondence, lectures, and articles; ability to effectively present information; ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from management, collectors, dealers, personnel, visitors, and the general public. Must have strong capabilities in giving lectures and general public speaking.
The position will remain open until filled. Please send cover letter, resume, professional references, and salary requirements to: Human Resources Dept., Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45202. Fax: 513-639-2932 or email to [email protected]
The Cincinnati Art Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment where a variety of backgrounds, cultures, orientations, ideas, and talents can flourish.