24 Nov, 2020

Communications Manager / Executive – 3812 Gallery

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3812 Gallery

 

Established in Hong Kong in 2011, 3812 Gallery is recognised as the city's foremost gallery dealing in Chinese contemporary art. Launching 3812 Gallery firmly onto the international stage, in 2018 we opened the new flagship space, 3812 Gallery London, in the exclusive St James's arts district.

 

3812 Gallery is dedicated to fostering cultural understanding of Chinese contemporary art with "Eastern Origin and Contemporary Expression". We strive for establishing international dialogue and exchanges by uniting artists, academics, collectors and the general public through our thoughtfully curated art programme. We believe that this sharing of cultural identity is essential in the understanding and appreciation of Chinese contemporary art.

 

We are currently looking for an intern to join the Hong Kong team.

 

Communications Manager / Executive

 

Responsibilities:

  • Write/edit/translate/proofread communications materials, including but not limited to press releases, E-newsletters, website and social media posts and catalogue essays.
  • Create and supervise content calendars, liaise with external parties (artists, consultants etc.) and the internal team across regions, and review the performance with the team regularly.
  • Build and maintain media relations, prepare media-kits and coordinate interviews and shooting, organise press conferences, media previews and press trips, handle media enquiries and prepare coverage reports.
  • Assist in digital initiatives such as webinar, live-streaming, online art fairs etc.
  • Assist to prepare partnership proposals/presentation slides and follow up with partners.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications/Translation/Cultural Management or art related is preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and fluency in English, Cantonese and Mandarin is essential.
  • 1-3 years experiences in the luxury/art industry or in a similar role.
  • Experience of social media, digital engagement and development an advantage.
  • Proficient with MS office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Passionate for arts and culture.
  • A good team player who is well-organised, result-oriented, self-motivated, attentive to detail and able to work under pressure.
  • Able to represent 3812 Gallery with both media and visiting clients in a professional manner.
  • Willing to perform ad hoc duties as required.

 

Application:
If you are interested, please send your full resume (writing samples are welcome but not required), expected salary and availability to [email protected].

 

Visit www.3812gallery.com for more information.

*Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only.

04 Nov, 2020

Gallery Assistant - Edouard Malingue Gallery

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Edouard Malingue Gallery was founded in Hong Kong in 2010 to build a critical dialogue between Asian and international contemporary artists, both emerging and established, who combine aesthetic concern with conceptual enquiry, and work across different disciplines from video and installation to painting and sound.

We are currently seeking a proactive and organised candidate to join our team as Gallery Assistant in the full range of tasks, including, but not limited to daily operation, archiving and exhibition management.

You shall be responsible for:
- Assisting daily operation and general administration tasks
- Managing archival records through photographing and updating inventory
- Providing logistics support in condition check, packing/unpacking and moving
- Produce drawing and co-ordinating production and installation/de-installation for exhibition and fairs
- Other ad-hoc-tasks as required

You are required:
- Proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop and SketchUp.
- Experience in handling AV equipment and digital technologies is a plus.

Back office located in Aberdeen with the new gallery space open in Spring next year. The working hours is from Monday to Friday, 10 am to 7 pm with an hour lunch break.

Immediate availability is preferable.

Interested parties, please e-mail CV with cover letter stating date of availability, current and expected salary to [email protected]

All information received will be treated in strict confidence and used for recruitment purpose only.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

26 Aug, 2020

Internship Opportunity - Villepin

InternshipJob

Internship offer

 

Villepin is seeking highly motivated interns with strong passion of art. The interns will have an opportunity to interact with our important clients, to assist the team in artworks’ sales, to participant in gallery’s events, etc. Candidates should be out-going, detailed- oriented, and with a friendly manner.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Front desk inquiry
  • Daily operations of the gallery
  • Provide private tour of ongoing exhibition
  • Answer phone calls and emails inquiries
  • Research on art-related project

 

Willing to assist all colleagues with occasional general tasks as necessary

 

Requirements

  • University student in the Art History, Visual Arts, Culture, and any other similar fields is preferable
  • Previous experience in client-facing role
  • Excellent command of English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Mandarin)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good team-player
  • Proficiency in MS (PowerPoint, excel, word)
  • Friendly, helpful and enthusiastic disposition
  • Flexible approach, willing to take on a variety of tasks
  • Able to work on weekdays

 

 

Application

Interested applicants, please send your CV with daily availability and potential start date to [email protected]. Please state “Internship Application – Your Name” in the subject line.

 

www.villepinart.com

24 Nov, 2020

Sales & Business Development Manager – 3812 Gallery

Job

3812 Gallery

 

Established in Hong Kong in 2011, 3812 Gallery is recognised as the city's foremost gallery dealing in Chinese contemporary art. Launching 3812 Gallery firmly onto the international stage, in 2018 we opened the new flagship space, 3812 Gallery London, in the exclusive St James's arts district.

 

3812 Gallery is dedicated to fostering cultural understanding of Chinese contemporary art with "Eastern Origin and Contemporary Expression". We strive for establishing international dialogue and exchanges by uniting artists, academics, collectors and the general public through our thoughtfully curated art programme. We believe that this sharing of cultural identity is essential in the understanding and appreciation of Chinese contemporary art.

 

We are currently looking for an intern to join the Hong Kong team.

 
Sales & Business Development Manager

 
The key responsibilities include:

  • Building and maintaining relationships with clients and collectors in order to meet and exceed sales targets and increase the galleries presence within the industry.
  • Bring an existing client base and art industry sales experience to the gallery in order to develop the 3812 Gallery business. • Schedule meetings with key clients to discuss current artworks and collections.
  • Maximise media influence and help organise exhibition launches and art events in the gallery and participate in gallery communications relating to sales and marketing.
  • Seek opportunities to promote exhibitions and artist collaborations to encourage buyers within the Gallery.

 

The key skills and attributes required include:

  • Previous experience working within a similar role in art sales is essential to this role.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and fluency in English, Cantonese and Mandarin is essential.
  • Strong client facing skills with the ability to successfully build a portfolio of clients.
  • Highly motivated and confident liaising with HNW industry professionals.
  • A passion for, and expertise in, Chinese contemporary ink painting.
  • A passion for, and knowledge of, the gallery’s artists and clientele are essential.
  • A pre-existing client base of high-net-worth collectors who have the potential to buy Chinese contemporary art is beneficial to this role.

 

Application:

If you are interested, please send your full resume (writing samples are welcome but not required), expected salary and availability to [email protected]
Visit www.3812gallery.com for more information.
*Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only.

30 Oct, 2020

Intern (Full Time / Part Time) - Opera Gallery Hong Kong

InternshipJob

Opera Gallery Hong Kong seeks an organised, detail-oriented, and positive-minded person to join the team as an intern.

Candidates must be fluent in English and have a solid background in art history.

Job Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Assist in gallery daily operations including front desk tasks
  • Assist the sales team in providing premium client service, artwork knowledge and expertise
  • Contribute to the writing, editing and translating of exhibition and relevant materials
  • Other ad hoc duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Degree or relevant qualifications in Art History or related subjects
  • Oral and Written Fluency in Chinese and English, French language is a plus
  • Eligible to work in Hong Kong
  • Proficiency in Photoshop and video editing preferred
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions in a timely manner
  • Immediate availability

Please send resume and cover letter to [email protected] with the subject line “Internship Application”.