Exhibitions Manager | Tyler, TX

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Exhibitions Manager

Tyler Museum of Art

Job Summary:
The Exhibitions Manager is responsible for supporting the development and installation of temporary exhibitions, serving as a liaison between artists, collectors, and other museums. The Exhibitions Manager works closely with the Executive Director and Registrar/Collections Manager on all exhibition-related logistics. The Exhibitions Manager also works with the Executive Director and Education Department to implement exhibition-related public programs.

Essential Functions:
• Assist the Executive Director with the organization of artwork for exhibition• Communicate with external entities regarding works for exhibition• Travel with the Registrar/Collections Manager to pick up artwork (occasional overnight travel involved)• Arrange for pickup/delivery of exhibition artwork• Assist with gallery installations• Assist with the development of interpretive materials• Pack/unpack works of art• Assist with condition reports and other exhibition-related paperwork• Work with artists and other professionals on public programs• Assist with marketing of exhibitions and programs• Prepare departmental budget and be responsible for managing once approved• Maintain confidentiality• Perform other duties as may be assigned by the Executive Director

Minimum Qualifications:
• Undergraduate degree in art history, studio art, or related field required• Graduate degree preferred• Strong written and verbal skills• Detail oriented and highly organized• Demonstrated ability to work on a team• Art handling and installation knowledge preferred• Knowledge of collection management, exhibition development and current museum practices preferred• Graphic design knowledge preferred• Ability to lift 50 pounds• Valid driver’s license

:• Health, dental and vision insurance benefits• Time-off: vacation, sick leave and Museum holidays• Starting salary of $36,000 - $38,000 (commensurate with experience)

To apply:
Send a cover letter and resume to cbell@tylermuseum.org with the subject line “Exhibitions Manager”.