Gallery Director | Matthew Rachman Gallery

Matthew Rachman Gallery is seeking a Gallery Director for its gallery in Chicago’s Ukrainian Village.

This is a full-time position.

Responsibilities:

  • Execute five+ exhibitions a year
  • Create press release and exhibition catalogues
  • Artist relations  
  • Determine strategies to conduct marketing campaigns and expand gallery clientele
  • Promote and sell artists' work, through both gallery exhibitions and personal contacts
  • Coordinate sales opportunities with events and other appropriate channels
  • Develop and maintain relationships with collectors, interior designers  and other clients
  • Build and maintain a client base using appropriate avenues

 

About Matthew Rachman Gallery:

Established in 2014, Matthew Rachman Gallery pairs modern furnishings and contemporary art to live amongst one another in an interior space. The gallery hosts five exhibitions a year, provides consulting services as well as hosting philanthropic events, weddings and other private functions.

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

Requirements:

  • MA in Art History, Arts Administration, an MFA in Studio Art, or a graduate degree in a related field
  • Previous Gallery Director experience preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years of a museum or gallery experience (producing exhibitions and public programs)
  • Art sales experience
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive and enthusiastic personality
  • Strong and effective presentation abilities
  • Have a working and on-going knowledge of Matthew Rachman Gallery’s inventory including background information on artists and artwork as well as furniture pieces

 

Computer skills:

  • Google Apps
  • Squarespace
  • Basic Adobe Creative Suite
  • Must have a laptop
To Apply: 

For interested and qualified candidates, please send a cover letter and resume to info@matthewrachman.com with Gallery Director in their subject line.

Matthew Rachman Gallery is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Martha Morimoto
Contact Email: