GA POSITION: STUDIO ASSISTANT
Blane De St. Croix Studio
Sculpture Area, Hope School of Fine Arts, McCalla Building
(to begin Spring 2013)
*APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THE END OF JANUARY*
Professor with a strong and established professional career with an office/studio in Sculpture Area in the School of Fine Arts seeking STUDIO ASSISTANT to assist with various tasks and organization.
–A standard stipend and health insurance will be provide with the GA position
–A minimum one-semester commitment is requested
–GA hours will be discussed and can possibly be adjusted and flexible, not to exceed 20 hours/week.
–Opportunities include: learning archive management, grant and residency application, exhibiting logistics and general operation of a professional studio
JOB DESCRIPTION (all or a selection of the following):
–Learn new archive management system to archive artwork history and inventory
–Conduct research on subject specific projects
–Format images in PhotoShop
–Write basic work descriptions and correspondence
–Perform occasional errands as needed
–Assistance working on projects in the studio
–Assistance with installations, exhibitions, and special projects
–Occasional studio cleaning and maintenance.
–EXCELLENT Organizational Skills and detail-oriented
–EXCELLENT Time Management Skills
–EXCELLENT Research Skills
–EXCELLENT Oral and Written communication skills
–MAC and PC Proficient
–Digital Photography, Scanning and Photoshop, Website Skills
–Outlook, Excel, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint required
–Fabrication Skills in both wood and metal most helpful
–Serious interest in Contemporary Art & Environmental/Political Issues helpful
Interested applicants should send an email with the subject line “GA STUDIO ASSISTANT” to firstname.lastname@example.org including a cover letter outlining relevant experience and why they are qualified and interested in the position as well as a CV and contact information for 2 professional references.
Please no phone calls or further inquiries. You will be contacted if an interview is requested. Thank you.