Harmony Hall Seeks Art Gallery Manager

By Editorial Team on August 19, 2019
Photo courtesy of Arts/ Harmony Hall Regional Center.

Applications may be filed online at: https://www.mncppc.org/jobs 

Art Gallery Manager – Responsibilities:

Main Gallery:

  1. Prepare and implement bi-annual call for exhibition entries and present to the Main Gallery Committee.  In collaboration with the director, select the next season of gallery artists.
  2. Install and de-install all exhibitions in the Main Gallery and assist on other department exhibitions (e.g. Black History Month and County Juried Show exhibitions.)
  3. Promote and market the galleries and exhibitions in print and social media. Send out email blasts to gallery listings through Constant Contact.
  4. Provide exhibition information to, and work with, the department’s exhibit shop to produce all necessary signage for the exhibitions.
  5. Contact the risk management department for insurance coverage for all exhibited artwork.
  6. Prepare all exhibition materials, including guest book, labels and information sheets for the public’s access. In collaboration with graphics staff, oversee development of postcards and print materials for exhibit promotion.
  7. Help identify and program new events related to the exhibitions in the gallery. (Examples include gallery talks, gallery chats, lectures, and workshops.)
  8. Assist with planning/implementing public receptions for each Main Gallery exhibition.
  9. Assist with preparing gallery space for next exhibition by patching and painting walls.
  10. Maintain and order gallery supplies.
  11. When needed, assist with the general upkeep and front office operations of facility.
  12. Other duties as assigned

Community Galleries:

  1. Prepare and implement bi-annual call for exhibition entries and present to the Community Galleries Advisory Board.  In collaboration with the director, select the next season of gallery artists.
  2. Install and de-install for each exhibition in each of the Community Galleries (Chesapeake Gallery, Potomac Gallery, Livingston Gallery, and Regional Gallery).
  3. If applicable, plan and implement public receptions for artists in Community Galleries.

This is an  intermittent staff position; up to 30 hours per week.