Job Postings in Canada this week

OCAD University needs an intern in their makerspace: $15 an hour, 10-15 hours per week, preferably someone completing or having completed their Library Technician diploma. Applications are due September 10th. http://bc.tbe.taleo.net/BC5/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=OCADU&cws=1&rid=475&source=Indeed   The University of Saskatchewan needs a Library Assistant for the Education & Music Library. This is a full-time position with a monthly salary […]

Job Posting: Archivist, Helen and Morris Belkin Art Gallery at UBC, Vancouver

This Archivist position at the The Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery at the University of British Columbia (UBC) is a 40% FTE ongoing position. The posted salary range is $57,417.00 – $68,929.00  — so, $22,966 – $27,571 when pro-rated. It asks for a minimum of five years’ relevant experience, but work in a gallery […]

Volunteer (?) Opportunity: American Theatre Archive Project, New York City (also across America and Canada)

The following was sent out on the SLA Arts / Design / etc listserv re: the NYC team, but I had never heard of the American Theatre Archive Project before. If you visit their website you can see all their initiatives in various cities, and probably join in, if you’re so inclined.   American Theatre […]

Job Posting: Administrative and Curatorial Assistant, Ryerson University, Toronto

http://current.ischool.utoronto.ca/jobsite/2014/administrative-and-curatorial-assistant The Ryerson Image Centre (RIC) is an international centre of excellence at Ryerson University, dedicated to the public exhibition, research, study and teaching of photography and related disciplines, including new media, installation art and film. … To ensure the efficient operation of the unit, we are currently seeking an Administrative and Curatorial Assistant to […]

Job Posting: Archivist, National Gallery of Art, Washington

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/377089100 This Archivist position is permanent / full-time, with a salary range of $75,621 to $98,305. It requires five years of progressively responsible experience, so it’s at the max experience of the ArLiSNAP mandate, but I would (personally) encourage art-oriented archivists to apply anyways. I’d apply myself if it weren’t so adamant about US citizens […]

Unpaid (for-credit) Internships: The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

http://clients.njoyn.com/CL2/xweb/XWeb.asp?tbtoken=Z1pdShgXCB90FgN4QiRcCFJKBhZEcCIuc0hYJVAIExUpUEJtK0BodxN0BQkbURRRSXAqWA%3D%3D&chk=dFlbQBJe&clid=51300&Page=JobDetails&Jobid=J0714-0069&BRID=77185&lang=1 If you’re in school and would like to get internship or practicum credit at THE big art museum, the application process is now open. There are separate applications for each internship period (the earliest, linked above, is October – December of this year, the deadline for which is September 1st). The other internships are […]

Sunday Soliloquies no. 2: A haunting tragedy

Detroit Public Library, Mark Twain Branch, Detroit, Michigan This image to me, is by far the scariest thing I have seen this Halloween season. The demise of the Detroit Public Library, Mark Twain Branch is not new news. More upsetting images can be found on flickr at  http://www.flickr.com/photos/bpdphotography/sets/72157626713779604/ It closed for renovations in 1996 and […]

Job Posting: Project Archivist at Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library

Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library – Project Archivist (posted November 14, 2011) The Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library is searching for an experienced archivist to process the architectural drawings and personal papers of the New York architect Edgar Tafel. This position will be funded for 12 months with the possibility […]