Foundry Gallery Job Opening: Gallery Director

By East City Art Editorial Team on May 22, 2023

Deadline: Sat, July 1 2023

Courtesy of Foundry Gallery.

Job Title | Gallery Director

Job Description | Help make Foundry Gallery the best small gallery in the Washington, DC area.

Foundry Gallery is a non-profit artist co-operative looking to hire a part-time Gallery Director for its 2118 8th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001 location.

The candidate will be responsible for staffing the gallery on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM and will: greet visitors, represent the gallery and its artists, assist with art sales, follow up on sales leads, and implement marketing and promotion initiatives.

Qualifications | The candidate must be polished and professional with excellent verbal and written communication skills, be able to build rapport with customers, possess a knowledge of art and art history, and have a working knowledge of relevant media and social media platforms. Prior experience in sales, public relations, and/or marketing is a plus.

Compensation | $25.00 per hour salary, plus 10% commission

To Apply | Please send CV and three references (include name, affiliation, and contact information) to with GALLERY DIRECTOR in the subject line.

For best consideration, respond by July 1, 2023.