Looking for a great place to work where your contributions are valued and you can help make a difference in a city of vibrant communities? This is an incredible opportunity to work for one of BC's top employers for six consecutive years and to contribute to the exciting evolution of the City of Surrey!
Are you studying contemporary art and want to develop skills to work in an art exhibitions?
Surrey Art Gallery is offering a 16-week placement for a candidate who is a full-time student obtaining a degree in fine arts, art history , curatorial studies, museum studies, and/or a related discipline. This position is designed to provide work experience in gallery curatorial department at one of Canada’s most vibrant visual arts institutions.
The successful candidate will be a motivated, methodical, articulate self-starter with excellent organizational and communication skills, a passion for art and cultural production and able to work independently and as part of a team.
Assisting with the planning and coordination of upcoming 2017 2018 exhibitions;
Collaboratively compiling research and developing resources related to these exhibitions;
Assisting with the archiving of recent exhibition documents;
Writing and researching for the purposes of cataloguing and interpreting works from the collection (including recently acquired artworks);
Participating in de-installation and installation of exhibitions