Curatorial Assistant, Art

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Curatorial Assistant, Art

Curatorial Assistant, Art Collections & Curatorial, Glenbow Museum

Job: Full-time term position CUPE Local 1645Dates: October 2023 – July 2025
Salary: $2,187.59 – $2,771.15 bi-weekly
Closing Date: August 13, 2023
Interview Dates: September 5 – 22, 2023
Projected Start Date: October 16, 2023

*Extension Subject to Funding

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to

The Opportunity

Reporting to the manager, curatorial, and with key relationships with the director, collections and curatorial, COO & VP, engagement, director, JR Shaw Institute for Art in Canada, and curators, the curatorial assistant, art is responsible for providing access to the art collections through various means, documentation, records (electronic and written), and storage maintenance.

Glenbow’s Art collection focuses on northwestern North America. It features artworks in all media from the nineteenth century to the present. Its strengths are prints and drawings, Western art, nineteenth-century railway artists, Arctic art, abstraction, and extensive individual collections of many important artists from Western Canada. The incumbent will be expected to engage with all aspects of the collection: historical, modernist, and contemporary art as well as artworks in all media.

Glenbow is an equal opportunity employer and values different perspectives, backgrounds, identities and lived experiences. We are committed to building a diverse team and encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply. Should you have special accommodation needs, please let us know.

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