Job Posting: Conservation Technician, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco

Under supervision, the Conservation Technician assists the professional conservation staff in a variety of duties relating to the preservation and restoration of works of art. The Technician assists with art movement, storage, and handling; preparation of conservation materials; photography; mat-cutting; hinging, framing, and displaying art works. He/she also assists with the monitoring of environmental conditions […]

Job Posting: Assistant Archivist, Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Responsibilities: Applies professional standards to the processing, description and arrangement, and preservation of records Supervises volunteer projects and coordinates volunteer schedules Oversees accessioning of records and updating of shelf maps Coordinates twice yearly destruction according to set retention schedule and with approval of Chief of Archives Responds to research requests from museum staff and public Orders archival […]

Job Posting: Digital Archivist, Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Responsibilities: Serves as main software administrator for Preservica, ingesting digital materials, importing metadata, and running migration workflows Responsible for the MFAH Archives digitization program of textual, photographic, architectural, and audio-visual materials Oversees digitization of archival materials, creates and color-corrects sub-masters, and creates access copies Primarily responsible for the acquisition and maintenance of legacy equipment Responsible for description of […]

Job Posting: Archival Collection Specialist, Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL

Department The Ringling is a center for art and history, situated on 66 magnificent acres on the shores of Sarasota Bay. It is built on the remarkable legacy of circus entrepreneur, collector of art and financier John Ringling and his wife, Mable. The Ringling inspires visitors with an acclaimed collection of Old Master paintings, explores with […]

Job Posting: Curatorial Administrative Assistant: African Art, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA

Job Description The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is seeking applicants to fill a part-time (25 hours per week) wage Curatorial Administrative Assistant position with a focus on the historic arts of Africa. The successful candidate will work as part of a dynamic curatorial and conservation team engaged in a major initiative involving technical analysis, […]

Job Posting: Asian Arts Curatorial Research Assistant, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

The Cincinnati Art Museum has immediate opening for a full-time Curatorial Research Assistant in the Asian Arts department. Funding for this position has been allocated on a two (2) year basis in preparation for a forthcoming exhibition. POSITION SUMMARY Working under the direction of the Curator of Asian Arts the Curatorial Research Assistant provides research […]

Job Opportunity: Archivist, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Job Summary Under the Chief, Library, Archives and Research Fellowships, the archivist will assist in the planning and implementation of the archival program of the Library and Archives. The Archivist will appraise, process, arrange, describe, and preserve the archival records of the National Gallery of Canada, with an emphasis on the Gallery’s institutional records, including […]

Paid Internship Opportunity: TD Internship 2016 in Museum Collections Management, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Job Summary Generously supported by TD Bank Group, these competitive, paid internships offer study and training opportunities and work experience in the field of: Museum Collections Management Educational Requirements Open to second-year university and college students in art history, museum studies, visual arts, or museum technology, or to students who have completed the first year […]

Paid Internship Opportunity: TD Internships in Art Librarianship & Archive Practice, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Job Summary Generously supported by TD, these competitive, paid internships offer study and training opportunities and work experience in the fields of: Art Librarianship Archive Practice Specific Educational Requirements Candidates must have an undergraduate degree in art history, studio, or related discipline, and must have completed the first year of a community college diploma in […]

Job Posting: Collections Information Specialist, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ

Position Summary The Collections Information Specialist has primary responsibility for two main functions in the Information and Technologies department of the Art Museum: Managing digital images of artwork in the Museums Digital Asset Management system, for delivery to multiple endpoints Providing expert data management support for collections and exhibitions data, utilizing SQL Server scripts and […]