D.R.A.W. Recruitment

Registrar, Contemporary Art Gallery, London


Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Depending on experience
Location: London
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

New role just in for a registrar in a Contemporary Gallery in London. We are looking for someone who can start at the beginning of January, or before.

The ideal candidate will to have at least 2 years experience in a Fine Art Shipping Company, Commercial Gallery or Auction House and have good knowledge of import/export regulations, TA and tax implications of works coming in from outside the EU.

  • Overseeing the gallery inventory – knowledge of bespoken databases, ArtLogic would be an advantage.
  • Be responsible for all shipping of artworks to/from the gallery, keeping accurate records and liaising with fine art shippers
  • Manage relationships with external storage companies.
  • Liaise with the logistics team at the sister gallery in the Middle East
  • Ensure all artworks are insured
  • Arrange framing and packing where required
  • Liaise with artist studios to arrange productions of artworks artists in some cases with production of works
  • Manage exhibition install/deinstalls together with gallery manager