Job Posting: Project Cataloger (PT, Temp), Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC

The part-time temporary Project Cataloger will work within a collaborative and collegial environment and report to the Library Manager, providing general cataloging support for the Frances Mulhall Achilles Library. This position is a six month assignment working one day per week. Responsibilities: Perform complex copy cataloging of various types of materials across all disciplines, including […]

Job Posting: Multiple Opportunities at MoMa, NYC

Cataloger (grant-funded, fixed-term) | Archives Identifies key archives collections and prioritizes select files. Consults original documents and selects most important and historically significant records. Catalogs selected items into the Museum Archives Image Database. Coordinates scanning of items with Imaging and Visual Resources. Pages and reshelves boxes, files, and single items. Ensures quality control of metadata […]

Internship Opportunity: Archivist Internship, Greene Naftali Gallery, NYC

Greene Naftali Gallery is looking for a detail-oriented intern with strong organizational skills, a professional manner, and an interest in contemporary art and arts administration. Intern will have the opportunity to work closely with both the gallery staff and gallery artists on a wide variety of projects. Responsibilities will include assisting the front desk, helping […]

Internship Opportunities: New Museum of Contemporary Art, NYC

The Internship Program at the New Museum offers participants hands-on training in the museum profession and a comprehensive overview of Museum operations. Interns also gain insight into the world of contemporary art. Interns participate in the day-to-day activities of these departments, in addition to working on specific projects. When considering whether or not to apply for […]

Job Posting: Assistant Cataloguer, The Jewish Museum, NYC

The Jewish Museum is seeking an Assistant Cataloguer for a one-year position for a special collection project. Under the supervision of the Collections Manager and part of the larger project team, the Assistant Cataloguer will work directly with objects in the collection to help assess their location, condition, and status for inclusion in a new […]

Fellowship Opportunity: Collections Fellow, Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, NYC

The Institute of Classical Architecture and Art (ICAA) is seeking a 9-month Fellow for the 2016/2017 academic year to help oversee and manage its historic collection of plaster casts and architectural elements. The Fellow will be responsible for updating and maintaining the collections’ catalogues, coordinating visits from schools and other third parties who would like […]

Job Posting: Curatorial Associate, American Federation of Arts, NYC

The American Federation of Arts is seeking a Curatorial Associate to join its exhibition team. General Duties and Responsibilities: Coordinate curatorial aspects of select exhibitions Review and edit: proposals, checklists, marketing materials and educational didactics in consultation with Curator and Guest Curator Review and edit exhibition catalogue text as needed Draft, negotiate, and execute guest […]

Job Posting: Photo Archivist (Part-Time), The Pigozzi Collection, NYC

Position Summary: The Assistant Photo Archivist will provide support to the Head Archivist and Collections Manager in the daily management, preservation and organization of a globally accessible and active archive of prints, digital images and videos. Principle Responsibilities: Facilitate the cataloging, centralization and organization of photo and video assets Ensure archival data security through facilitating […]

Job Posting: Temporary Cataloguer (Part-Time), Poets House, NYC

Description: Poets House, a 60,000-item poetry library and literary center in Lower Manhattan, seeks a Part-Time Temporary Cataloger for its unique Reed Foundation Library. The main focus of the position will be to assist in the cataloging of new acquisitions received for Poets House’s annual Poetry Showcase, an annual exhibition of recently published poetry and […]

Job Post: Archivist, Lincoln Centre of the Performing Arts, NYC

http://www.aboutlincolncenter.org/about/employment/full-time/lincoln-center-for-the-performing-arts-lcpa-archivist This is a bit on the high end of our experience bracket, requiring 5-7 years of archival work, but I think anyone with a theatre or performing-arts focus could make a compelling argument. Go for it! Primary Responsibilities •    Administers and updates retention and disposal schedules •    Advises the Senior Vice President on archival […]