Conversation with Erinn Paige and Laura Damon-Moore of The Library as Incubator Project (Part 1)

Erinn Paige (left) and Laura Damon-Moore (right) are at the helm of The Library as Incubator Project. I recently talked with them about LAIP and their other endeavors. What is Library As Incubator Project and what motivated you to embark on this adventure? Laura: At this point, the Library as Incubator Project is a multifaceted […]

Job Posting: Cape Dorset Archives Collections Assistants (paid internship), McMichael Gallery, Kleinburg, Ontario

http://www.mcmichael.com/about/archives-collections-assistant.cfm Cape Dorset Archives Collections Assistant (internship) 5-month contract, with possibility of extension February – June 30, 2015 The McMichael Canadian Art Collection ranks among Canada’s top public galleries in size and significance…. Over 6,000 distinctively Canadian works of art comprise the permanent collection, and the gallery welcomes on average more than 110,000 visitors annually. […]

Job Posting: Programming Coordinator, InterAccess, Toronto

http://workinculture.ca/The-Job-Board/jobs/Programming-Coordinator-%283%29 Organization Description InterAccess InterAccess is a public gallery, educational facility and production studio dedicated to the creative use of technology, electronic art and new media culture. Our programs support art forms that integrate new technologies from conception and development to exhibition and discussion. We explore the impact of technology on the social, political and […]

Internship: Arts Administration Intern, Canadian Art Foundation, Toronto

http://workinculture.ca/The-Job-Board/jobs/Canadian-Art-Foundation-Internship-Program Organization Description Canadian Art Foundation Established in 1991, the Canadian Art Foundation has grown to deliver numerous educational programs in addition to publishing Canadian Art magazine and Canadianart.ca. This diversity now makes the Canadian Art Foundation the ultimate portal for the exposure of the visual arts in Canada. All our efforts are dedicated to […]

Internship: Artist in Residence Intern, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), is one of the most distinguished art museums in North America. The AGO is a centre of exhibition production, art-based education, exhibitions, gallery tours, dining, and retail that is committed to delivering an incredible experience to our visitors. If you are seeking a dynamic, multi-faceted work environment and would […]

CFP: Smithsonian Archives of American Art Symposium on Mixed-media Archives and Contemporary Art History

Call for Proposals for Symposium on Mixed-media Archives and Contemporary Art History http://www.aaa.si.edu/news/2014-12-17-call-for-proposals-multi-media-archive-symposium Released: 12/17/14 The Archives of American Art announces an upcoming symposium, “The Multi-Media Archive: Stewardship and Use of Audiovisual Media Documenting Contemporary Art History,” to be held at the Donald W. Reynolds Center for American Art and Portraiture, in Washington D.C., on […]

Job Post: AV Archivist, Smithsonian Institution Archives of American Art, Washington

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/385071100 This position is located in Archives of American Art at the Smithsonian Institution. The employee applies current archival principles, concepts, standards, best practices, and methodologies to identify and assess the Archives’ archival audiovisual recordings…. Must have knowledge of American art and cultural history, particularly contemporary art and artists that employed audiovisual technologies into their […]

Job Posts in Canada

This isn’t a great time of year for art-librarianship jobs, but there are always ongoing opportunities in research, publishing, curation, and administration: Curator, Historic O’Keefe Ranch, Vernon, BC http://www.rcip-chin.gc.ca/emplois-jobs/voir-view/detailler-detail-eng.app?id=2527&p_nav_from=11&p_nav_perpage=10 The position will involve all aspects of the curatorial function at this heritage site, including accepting, documenting and accessioning artifact donations; researching, developing and installing exhibits; […]

More job posts in Canada this week

http://current.ischool.utoronto.ca/jobsite/2014/librarian-hn-pullar-library Librarian, Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto This position is seven hours a week, one year in length with possibility of extension. The Museum is initiating a project to provide web access to the library’s catalogue. The Librarian’s primary responsibility will be to lead this project, working with museum staff and library volunteers to plan […]