October 18, 2021
CURATOR | NEW YORK, NY
Lévy Gorvy seeks a curator to attract major artists & estates to blue-chip gallery, add dimension to exhibition programming. Secure best inventory from artists/estates to lead market. Liaise with artists on production of new work for exhibitions & sales. Develop external curatorial rltps to collab on gallery & museum exhibitions. Draft marketing & promo content. Travel regularly to various regions, particularly East Asia & Southeast Asia to facetime w/ clients, view collections, develop existing/new rltps. Fulfill unmet client interest in artist/estate works through curatorial analysis. Generate $5m in sales (gross margin). Organize studio visits for collectors, museum groups, art advisors. Inform gallery of artist production capacity, available estate material, new opportunities.
Fluency in written & oral Korean. BA or equiv in Art History or rltd. 6 yr expc reqd working with artists/estates. Must have proven sales record based on curatorial expertise in primary ($2m+) & secondary ($3m+) markets. Must have an existing client base in South Korea & other Asian countries to further develop gallery’s presence, programs, sales in the region. Computer skills: knowledge of MS Office suite, Adobe Creative. Must be available for gallery installs, openings, other events as needed, over weekends or outside normal hours. Includes frequent travel, at least once/mo to South Korea & Southeast Asia & twice/mo domestic. M-F 10-6.
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