Career Opportunities

Internship: Aisha Alabbar Gallery 

Description

 

Aisha Alabbar Gallery is looking for an enthusiastic and career-driven individual with interest in Emirati local art and a strong desire to learn about the art gallery business. In addition to providing administrative and creative support to the staff and gallery's activities, the successful candidate will interact with the public, both in person and digitally. 

 

Ideal candidates will have strong interpersonal, written, and computer and organizational skills, and be eager to meet all sorts of creative challenges.

 

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to info@aishaalabbar.art

Deadline to apply: 15 August 2022

Period of Internship: 1 September  - 30 December 2022 

Location: Aisha Alabbar Gallery, S1 Mag Warehouse 101, Al Quoz 2, Dubai, UAE

 

Intern Responsibilities

  • Greeting visitors and giving tours of current exhibition

  • Updating mailing list

  • Photography assistance (artwork, exhibition, art fair, external exhibitions)

  • Social media support with content planning and design of marketing material

  • Archiving gallery exhibitions 

  • Artist research

  • Updating artist and artwork data (artist CV, Bio, etc; artwork cataloging)

  • Providing support during exhibition and art fair booth installation, opening, and events

  • Maintaining calendar of tasks and deadlines

  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in art, design, art history, or marketing

  • Knowledge of basic photo and video editing and Adobe Photoshop and InDesign

  • Strong interpersonal, written, and organizational skills

  • Fluency in English; Arabic is a plus