26 May, 2020

Volunteers for UNSCHEDULED - HKAGA

UNSCHEDULED will be held on 17 – 27 June 2020 at Tai Kwun.

In light of the cancellation of the March art week, Art Basel Hong Kong, and Art Central, UNSCHEDULED strives to re-energise Hong Kong’s art scene. Neither a traditional art fair, nor a museum exhibition, UNSCHEDULED is a platform for selling and networking that will present solo exhibitions from HKAGA gallery members, with a focus on modern and contemporary art that has a connection to Asia.

More details of the exhibition are available here.

Responsibilities:
- Assist in the execution and coordination of HKAGA’s UNSCH during 15 – 27 June, including but not exclusive to:
- Stationing at Tai Kwun to serve as point of information for visitors during show days.
- Giving clear instructions and guidance to visitors.
- Provide ad hoc support to HKAGA team and Unscheduled participating galleries.
- Commitment: 15 – 27 June 2020, from 11 am to 7:30 pm including a one-hour lunch break. Flexible working days depending on availability.

Requirements:
- University students, preferably experienced in production, logistics and event management for assisting galleries or public institutions
- Passion in Art & Cultural field
- Strong command of spoken English, Cantonese and Putonghua
- Mature, presentable, with good communication and interpersonal skills
- Possessing initiative and self-motivation
- Ability to work independently and efficiently

Please note that this is a volunteer position and no stipend will be provided. Please email your CV to [email protected].
If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of your application, please consider it unsuccessful.

22 May, 2020

Gallery Intern – Contemporary by Angela Li

Internship

Contemporary by Angela Li  is looking for passionate and well-organised interns to join the team. Candidates will have the opportunity to contribute significantly in the early stages of exhibition/ art fair planning and to assist the team in the sales of artworks.

Responsibilities:
- Assist in daily operations of the gallery (answer phone calls, greet visitors)
- Maintain gallery website and various social media platforms
- Assist in preparation of exhibition/art fair materials, including research, invitation/catalogue designs and translation of written material
- Provide support at gallery openings, events or art fairs
- Provide post-sales assistance

Requirements:
- University student or University graduate
- Fluent in written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)
- Proficiency in Photoshop or Illustrator preferred
- 2-3 working days per week and may be required to work on Saturdays occasionally
- Immediate availability preferred

Working Hours:
- 10:30 am to 6:30 pm
- Helping out at openings once a month in the evening
Please send your CV and cover letter with subject "Application for Gallery Intern - Your Name" to  [email protected]