Sunday, November 05, 2006

Hirshhorn Looking for New Art Curator

The Hirshhorn is looking for a new Associate Art curator! Salary range is $54,272 - $70,558.

The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, seeks an experienced museum professional to serve as Associate Curator with a focus on modern art. This position is responsible for conducting research relevant to the understanding, use, loan, display, and care of works of art in the collection, with particular emphasis on modern works (up to 1959).

Candidates should also have an interest in and familiarity with contemporary art. Position identifies international work for potential and organizes temporary exhibitions and collection installations. In addition, position serves as coordinator for exhibitions organized by other institutions traveling to the Hirshhorn.

Please see announcement # 07JW-7007 at for the full description and application instructions/procedures. This is a federal position that closes November 20, 2006. The Smithsonian Institution is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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