Internships

Davidson Galleries accepts applications for internships on an ongoing basis. Interns at Davidson Galleries will obtain a wide range of experiences such as inventory management, art handling, framing, installation, and research. A minimum time commitment of three months is required. If you would like to apply please send a letter of introduction and resume to Emma Scherer: emma@davidsongalleries.com

We are not currently able to offer compensation for internships, however many of our interns choose to receive academic credit for their experience.

Currently Hiring: Collections Assistant (Part-Time)

To Apply

Please send a copy of your resume and a letter of introduction to Emma Scherer (emma@davidsongalleries.com). No applications will be accepted in-person or over the phone. Please send any questions via email. Download full job description here.

Overview

The Collections Assistant works directly with the Collections Manager to complete all necessary tasks related to maintaining the collections, physically and digitally. The Collections Assistant role focuses on inventory organization, however they may work in any of the main areas of responsibility of the Collections Manager, which include:

  • General Inventory Management
  • Exhibitions
  • Contemporary Artist Relationships
  • Photography Preparation
  • Catalogs & Special Projects
  • Client Assistance
  • Online Inventory Management
  • Shipping

Main tasks / responsibilities

  • Returning artwork to storage after photography or special viewings
  • Preparing artwork for photography
  • Checking in artwork to the database
  • Organizing overstock inventory
  • Completing physical inventory
  • Maintaining display bins and refreshing inventory

Candidate Requirements

No gallery experience required, though experience in art handling and customer service is preferred. This position is open to current college students and recent graduates.

  • Bachelor’s degree or high school diploma with 3+ years work experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Art history / Visual art knowledge
  • Preferred experience with…
    • Google suite
    • Shopify
    • Inventory databases

Schedule & Compensation

Starting hourly wage: $18/hour, paid on the 1st and 15th of each month

Schedule: Part-time, 16 hours/week. Friday & Saturday 9 - 5:30. Additional hours for exhibition opening events may be requested by management.

Start date: As soon as available