22 Aug, 2019

Gallery Intern – Contemporary by Angela Li

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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
- 1-2 working days per week (preferably on Mondays and Tuesdays) 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]

13 Aug, 2019

Art Advisor/Gallery administrator (Full Time) - Axel Vervoordt Gallery

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Axel Vervoordt is an international renowned company, constructed and organized around 3 major core activities : the Art and Antiques department, the Axel Vervoordt Gallery for modern and contemporary Art and The interior Design Office.The company is located in Belgium, with an interior branch in New York and Gallery in Hong Kong. Currently there are around 90 people employed across the various teams.

He or she is a Chinese speaking, sales talent with preferable an art historical background as well as a familiarity and comprehension of our company’s mission and philosophy.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Promoting the gallery’s artists and exhibition program to local Hong Kong and greater China region
  • Maintaining client portfolio (CRM system)
  • Station at a reception desk and proactively welcome and liaise with visitors of the gallery
  • Assist in online marketing and social media especially to contents in Chinese such as website updates, Facebook, mailings and in-gallery information about the exhibitions
  • Preparing for exhibition catalogues
  • Planning, scheduling and coordinating exhibitions
  • Promoting international art fairs for gallery's artists
  • Coordinating logistics locally and internationally
  • Translating exhibition catalogs, press release, sales and marketing materials
  • Performing gallery’s administrative duties assigned by the management team

 

Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skill both in written and spoken in English, Mandarin and Cantonese (with working visa)
  • Art historical education and background, or similar by experience
  • Interested in artwork sales
  • Flexible and dynamic personality with at least two or more years of art related work experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft office applications, Mac OS  and experience in social media
  • Attention to detail and good hospitality manner
  • Discrete and professional attitude
  • Teamplayer
  • Well organized, self –motivated and able to handle multiple projects and exhibitions under tight deadlines.
  • Hong Kong resident

 

Please send CV’s to [email protected] with the subject line of “Chinese Speaking Art Advisor”

For more information about our activities, please visit: www.axel-vervoordt.com.hk

07 Aug, 2019

Exhibition Executive (Full-time) - Pearl Lam Galleries

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Pearl Lam Galleries is a leading force within Asia’s contemporary art scene and beyond. With over 20 years of experience exhibiting Asian and Western art, the Galleries in Hong Kong and Shanghai are dedicated to championing artists who rigorously challenge and re-evaluate perceptions of artistic practice across various visual disciplines.

Pearl Lam Galleries Hong Kong Pedder seeks dynamic and highly organized Gallery Exhibition Executives. The tasks will be broad-reaching and an excellent opportunity to gain invaluable experience within a leading and international contemporary art organization.

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Planning and organizing for the smooth execution of all areas of gallery exhibitions and art fairs
- Art and art market research
- Providing support for sales team
- Creating E-catalogues, press releases, presentations, and other content material
- Performing administrative tasks

Requirements:

- Excellent command of spoken and written English, Cantonese and Mandarin
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Knowledge in AI or Photoshop is an advantage
- Minimum 1 year work experience in related field
- Strong sense of responsibility, attention to detail, and self-motivated

We look forward to receiving your CV on [email protected], with the subject “Application to the post of Gallery Exhibition Executive”.

30 Jul, 2019

Art Sales & Business Development for Greater China 

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Looking for highly-spirited creative connectors to join our forward-thinking Sales and Business Development team focused on China!

10 Chancery Lane (Art) Gallery is one of Asia’s pioneering and visionary art galleries, actively engaged with the most interesting and historically important artists from the Asia-Pacific for the last 18 years.

We are seeking individuals experienced in sales, passionate about art, and well-versed in the art industry to join us in developing our greater China sales to museums and private collectors – one of the fastest growing and exciting art markets in the world.

This opportunity is based in Hong Kong, yet working regionally and internationally, uniting collectors and art institutions towards our innovative program. Fluent in written/spoken Mandarin & English mandatory. Work visas are available for those relocating or needing one to stay/work in Hong Kong.

Compensation package includes a highly competitive base salary with commission on sales.

Please send your cover letter and Curriculum Vitae to [email protected]

05 Mar, 2019

Gallery Assistant Internship

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A2Z Art Gallery Hong Kong are hiring. The job vacancies for part time and full time gallery assistant internship positions are now open. Candidates who display high potential and are willing to start immediately, will be given the opportunity to take on the internship full time and could also be offered a full time or part time role as Gallery Assistant.

Job Description: Gallery Assistant Internship

Administrative

Gallery assistants provide administrative services such as ordering office or retail supplies, answer phones, issue and manage written correspondence, and set up or confirm appointments or event schedules with artists, vendors, clients or visitors. Additionally, you should provide desktop publishing support and design mailers, posters, brochures, artist background materials and event invitations. They might also write and post classified ads for new job, internship or volunteer positions, review open position applications and train volunteers.

Exhibits and Events

Perform a wide range of duties related to exhibitions and events. Check shipments to confirm arrival of new pieces for an event; unpack and prepare pieces for display; set up exhibition or event spaces; install pieces; or pack and ship pieces previously on display. Provide help to design and coordinate an exhibit or event. Arrange catering for events, create an event schedule or coordinate with event participants.

Public Relations

The gallery assistant might also be required to provide public relations services such as issuing press releases, handle media interview arrangement, maintaining online social media accounts or greet visitors. Also to speak to visitors about an artist or specific pieces on display, or answer questions about pieces or upcoming exhibitions or events. Additionally, they might assist with the purchase and sale of artwork, manage art orders, prepare sold artwork for shipment or follow up with customers to confirm the successful arrival and good condition of sold pieces.

Other Duties

A gallery assistant could take photos for print and online usage or work on special projects. May also help maintain the gallery. For example, a gallery assistant might clean floors, windows, counters or display cases. The candidate might also be responsible for recognising threats to the gallery or artwork, and handle these threats following protocols as dictated by the gallery director, manager or owner.

Requirements:

Degree or relevant qualifications in Art History of related

Oral and written fluency in English, Cantonese and Mandarin

Eligible to work in Hong Kong

Please send CV's to [email protected] or bring your CV in person and ask to see the management.

15 Aug, 2019

Digital Content Marketing Assistant (Full-Time) – Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery

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Since its foundation in 1991, Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery has expanded into a gallery of repute in Hong Kong through its organization of over one hundred exhibitions and eleven major art events at museums, and publication of over thirty-five art catalogues.

 

We are seeking digital content marketing and social media candidates for a full-time position. The candidate will be responsible for the following:

 

Job Description:

  • Creating digital marketing content for Websites, Social Media platforms, and Email Marketing Campaigns
  • Copywriting in English, Traditional Chinese, and Simplified Chinese
  • Uploading content across Website content management systems and social media channels
  • Supporting exhibition openings with press materials and comfortability with presenting exhibition content to visitors
  • Occasionally supporting the editorial team with proofreading and copyediting

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree of Arts from an accredited University; Major in Art History, Fine Arts, or Literature is preferred
  • 1-2 years or above related working experience
  • Strong English verbal and written skills required
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in photography and videography for social media content highly advantageous
  • Proficiency in graphic design software such as Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop an advantage
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, and work well under pressure is preferred
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Knowledge of Cantonese and Mandarin is preferred; knowledge of French is a plus.

 

For interested candidates who are permitted to work in Hong Kong, please send your cover letter and resume to [email protected].

08 Aug, 2019

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

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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 & Chinese and have a solid background in art history.

Job Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Contribute to the writing, editing and translating of exhibition and relevant materials
  • Assist in creating visuals for social media platforms
  • General management of the gallery, including front desk tasks
  • Daily maintenance of the gallery
  • Other ad hoc duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Degree or relevant qualifications in Art History or related subjects
  • Oral and Written Fluency in Mandarin, Cantonese and English
  • Eligible to work in Hong Kong
  • Proficiency in Photoshop and Video Editting preferred
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions in a timely manner

Please send resume, cover letter and a writing sample in Chinese to [email protected] with the subject line “Application for Internship - Your Name”.

02 Aug, 2019

Artist/Studio Assistant (Part-time / Full-time) - de Sarthe Gallery

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de Sarthe Gallery is seeking artist/studio assistants to help out with our current artist residency program, deSAR.

Responsibilities

- Assisting the artist with creating artwork

- Prepping materials and maintaining the studio space

- Other tasks as assigned by the artist

Requirements:

- Current university student in the Art History, Visual Arts, Culture, and any other similar fields is preferable

- Highly proficient in English, Mandarin and/or Cantonese

- Excellent communication skills

- Interest in art, self motivated, well-organised and able to work independently

- Must commit at least 4 days a week (Tuesday to Friday) during the month of August and must be able to work on Saturdays if necessary

Please submit your résumé to [email protected]with the title “Artist Assistant” in the subject line. Please include your detailed daily availability and potential start date.

30 Jul, 2019

Art Gallery Operations Administrator and Bookkeeper

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Now Hiring! Looking for a highly-spirited person interested in working in the creative industry to oversee gallery operations and bookkeeping.

10 Chancery Lane Gallery is one of the pioneering galleries on the Hong Kong scene. Founded in 2001, the gallery presents emerging and historically important movements in art across the Asia-Pacific, supporting the development of the careers of the most exciting artists in the region.

Job description:

10 Chancery Lane Gallery is looking for a dynamic person and a motivated team player to assist with day-to-day gallery operations, including shipping and logistics, bookkeeping, incoming and outgoing payments, salaries, client and artist liaison, exhibition and event coordination.

 

Responsibilities:

- Managing daily bookkeeping and financial controlling to include invoicing, bill payments, salaries, mpf, budgeting, reporting and working with accountant for yearly tax filing.

- Shipping and logistics coordination of artworks

- Client and artwork database management

- Client and artist liaison

- Exhibition and event coordination

 

Requirements:

- University graduate

- Basic bookkeeping & accounting skills

- Strong interest in art and the Hong Kong art scene

- Highly organized and self-motivated

- Able to multitask and manage time across multiple tasks, with a strong sense of responsibility

- Able to work within a team, demonstrating excellent communication skills

- Strong computer proficiency (including Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook) with English and Chinese word processing

- Good command of written and spoken English, Cantonese, and Mandarin

 

Please send your cover letter and Curriculum Vitae to [email protected]