The Institute of Contemporary Arts at NYU Shanghai is a non-profit kunsthalle and research center committed to the development, presentation, and exchange of diverse ideas through contemporary arts. As the university art gallery of NYU Shanghai, the ICA pursues biennial artistic research programs through public exhibitions, events, and publications that experiment with ways of knowing, being, and relating to ourselves and the world.
The Curatorial Assistant will report directly to the Director/Curator and will be supervised by the Assistant Curator. They provide curatorial and administrative support on all aspects of the ICA at NYU Shanghai’s programs and operations.
The position is an opportunity for an emerging cultural worker to develop their career within the non-profit gallery and museum sector, acquire a wide range of skills and experience associated with the programming and operation of a university art gallery, and gain a comprehensive knowledge of working within both a small organization and large institution. The position begins in mid- to late August 2020. For more information about the ICA at NYU Shanghai, visit our website: ica.shanghai.nyu.edu.
The main responsibilities include:
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Applicants considered for an interview should be prepared to provide bilingual writing samples and references.
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