Michelle Kasprzak's views on contemporary art curating

Job: Curator, Kamloops Art Gallery

Posted by Michelle Kasprzak • Thursday, January 15. 2009 • Category: Jobs & Opportunities
The Kamloops Art Gallery is seeking an experienced curator to fill the permanent position of Curator.

The Curator assumes the lead role in research, selection, planning, organizing and evaluation of exhibitions and related public programs and publications, as well as the permanent collection, and oversees the activities of the Program Team, administers budgets and supervises staff.

The successful candidate possesses a degree in art history or a related field with an extensive understanding of contemporary art and art history; at least five years gallery experience; excellent written and verbal communication skills; excellent organizational and computer skills (specifically Microsoft programs); and excellent supervisory skills.

Salary: $50,000

Employee status: Permanent full-time position

For a detailed job description please go to

Application deadline: Friday, February 20, 2009

Please e-mail, mail, or deliver applications to:
Beverley Clayton, Acting Director
Kamloops Art Gallery
101-465 Victoria Street
Kamloops, BC V2C 2A9
or bclayton -at-

Faxed applications will not be accepted.

The Kamloops Art Gallery is an equal opportunity employer and thanks all applicants for their interest in the Gallery. Only those short-listed will be contacted.
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