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Co-Lead Artist Liaison, Contemporary Gallery

Posted: 13.01.2023
Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Dependent on experience
Location: Berlin, Germany
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

For our client, an established gallery for contemporary art in Berlin, we are looking for an Co-Lead for the Artist Liaison Team. In close coordination with the other Co-Lead and the gallery owners the ideal candidate is responsible for the management of the Artist Liaison team, developing strategies and supporting selected gallery artists and their work.

Responsibilities:

  • Co-Lead the Artist Liaison Team of up to ten people
  • Liaise with the artists and their studios
  • Be the contact person for all external and internal inquiries regarding artists
  • Develop, plan and support all exhibitions and projects in the gallery, in institutional contexts and beyond
  • Attend institutional exhibitions
  • Develop and expand network of museums and institutions
  • Regular support of the gallery exhibitions (including Saturdays)

Requirements:

  • Extensive experience in leading teams and in personnel development
  • Several years of extensive experience working with artists in galleries and institutions at the highest international level
  • Studies in art history or comparable, content-related work focus
  • Extensive knowledge of current developments in contemporary art and in the international art market
  • Strategic way of thinking and working
  • Alignment with the gallery‚Äôs vision
  • Very good written and spoken German and English; other foreign languages are desirable