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Senior Director of Communications

Hauser & Wirth New York, 22nd Street
New York NY

Hauser & Wirth is seeking a qualified candidate to oversee communications for gallery’s US projects, including but not limited to the exhibition and events programs in New York and Los Angeles.

The role will include, but is not be limited to, the following responsibilities:

  • Establish strategy and implement PR campaigns for projects, internal exhibitions, art fairs and general corporate PR as relates to the United States, in collaboration with external PR agencies
  • Distribute press releases to targeted media
  • Oversee US Communications teams, PR outreach for selected exhibitions and fairs
  • Oversee communications for specific US fair projects
  • Manage gallery relationship with external PR agencies
  • Foster relationships with key journalists
  • Write and sign off press releases for exhibitions, art fairs and special projects as relates to the US
  • Draft press interviews / quotes where relevant
  • Draft briefings for staff / artist interviews
  • Oversee interviews, photoshoots and arrange copy approval with journalists
  • Plan and deliver press events as required
  • Represent the gallery at events as required
  • Crisis management PR as required
  • Invite press to engage with the events program in NY and LA
  • Contribute ideas to social media campaign plans
  • Develop concepts for film and editorial content as relates to selected projects
  • Review exhibitions and events emailers (sign off managed by marketing team)

 

The successful candidate will have the following attributes:
 

  • Experience in commercial gallery or PR agency
  • Proven track record of achieving press coverage
  • Educated to degree level, preferably in arts or humanities subject (BA required)
  • Excellent written and communication skills, as well as analytical organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent skills in Adobe CS5, particularly Photoshop and InDesign (essential), working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Mac OSX
  • Additional languages are desirable
  • Experience of working in an international company is preferred

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Gallery Assistant

Hauser & Wirth Menorca
Menorca, Spain

Hauser & Wirth is one of the world’s leading contemporary art galleries with locations in Zurich, Gstaad, St. Moritz, London, Somerset, New York, Los Angeles and Hong Kong.

In summer 2020, Hauser & Wirth will open a new gallery and arts centre in Menorca. It will be located in the Kings Island (or Isla del Rey), one of four islands in the harbour of Mahon. Its ethos sits at the very heart of Hauser & Wirth as a place where art can successfully merge with architecture, education, heritage, the natural landscape, food and community.

We are looking for an Assistant to join our team in Menorca, to work primarily with the Director. This position requires a candidate who has great attention to detail, organisation skills, discretion, diplomacy and a good understanding of the cultural world. The Gallery Assistant must be prepared to work independently and as part of a team as required.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assist the Director with all day to day matters including management of diary, organizing meetings, filing systems and travel arrangements
  • Liaising with local organizations
  • Assist with organizing visitor agendas and arranging hospitality
  • Assist with organizing events and manage RSVP lists
  • Look after visiting guests including artists and clients
  • Assist the Director with the planning, organization and management of events and other projects
  • Attend meetings; where required take records or minutes, process these accordingly and monitor actions taken on decisions made
  • Prepare presentation materials 
  • Assist with the development of content for printed materials
  • Manage updating the gallery database
  • Oversee the day to day running of the gallery’s intern programme. 
  • Accounting of credit card charges and expenses 
  • Update relevant cost controls 
  • Coding of invoices

From Summer 2020, the role will include the following:

  • Supervising gallery and public spaces, ensuring they are presented to the highest standards at all times.
  • Responsible for opening and closing the galleries each day.
  • Supervising the public to ensure their personal safety and that the artwork is respected at all times.
  • Dealing with visitor enquiries by telephone, email and in person and providing relevant, correct and helpful information.
  • Recording visitor numbers and providing regular updates.
  • Ensuring all exhibition materials are up to date and in place at the front desk.
  • Handling all incoming and outgoing mail and couriers, and logging all courier deliveries.
  • Manage Front of House logistics for events.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred.
  • Superior organizational skills with ability to prioritize and multitask.
  • Excellent communications and problems solving skills.
  • Ability and confidence to take initiative.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills in English, Spanish and Catalan.
  • Knowledge of and passion for modern and contemporary art.
  • Computer proficiency (Mac OSX, Office Suite, Photoshop).
  • Professionalism, discretion and a friendly demeanour are essential.
  • Driving license in required. 

This is a full-time position. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as to fulfil the role.

Please submit your resume and covering letter, including names of 2 references by email only to: menorca@hauserwirth.com under the subject/title Gallery Assistant HWM

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Communications Manager

Hauser & Wirth London,
London, UK

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

PR

  • Support Director of Communications in developing strategic, integrated PR campaigns for exhibitions and selected fairs in Europe
  • Manage and implement proactive publicity campaigns with a European focus
  • Build a network of press contacts in specific territories to secure and grow press coverage
  • Draft communications materials including exhibition announcements, press releases etc. for review and approval
  • Draft, copy-edit and proof text to support campaigns
  • Oversee logistics for press previews working in conjunction with the PR agency and Director of Communications where relevant
  • Promote the gallery’s education and talks program
  • Coordinate journalist visits, photographers and film crews
  • Respond to / redirect incoming press enquiries
  • Monitor press coverage and request corrections where appropriate
  • Maintain press contacts database in collaboration with global comms team
  • Oversee and manage development and maintenance of the press archive, source press clippings for secured editorial

 

Digital

  • Request ad hoc website updates related to content as necessary working with the in-house digital team
  • Develop concepts for films and editorial concepts working with the in-house marketing and content teams
  • Contribute towards audience development initiatives with creative ideas for expanding the audience

 

Personal specification:
We are looking for a driven, flexible, creative and hands-on person who enjoys working in a team within a fast-paced and dynamic environment and has a minimum of 4 years’ experience in an art PR role. The ideal candidate will have experience of developing editorial concepts, a network of press contacts, a track record of placing strong media coverage and a good understanding of the art world. Meticulous attention to detail is essential, along with the ability to prioritize a varied workload and take a collaborative approach.

 

The successful candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Educated to degree level, preferably in arts or humanities subject (BA required)
  • Strong language skills. Fluent in English and either Italian, French or Spanish.
  • Excellent written skills in English and one other language (as above)
  • Excellent communication skills, as well as analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated skill in writing about art and exhibitions
  • Excellent skills in Adobe CS5, particularly Photoshop and InDesign (essential), working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Mac OSX
  • Experience of working in an international company is preferred
  • Experience at a PR agency is desired

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Gallery Intern

Hauser & Wirth London,
London, UK

An internship at Hauser & Wirth London is a full-time position undertaken for a period of six months. During this time you will provide support to the Front Desk department and will be assigned a broad range of tasks that ensure you gain an understanding of how Hauser & Wirth operates. Within these responsibilities you will act as first point of contact for the public, assist with the execution of gallery events, support in the running of the Bookshop, and perform daily administrative duties.

Tasks will include, but not be limited to:
· Act as first point of contact for the public and clients
· Assist with the planning and execution of gallery events including private views, artists talks and additional internal events
· Provide daily administrative support, including post and couriers, consumables and stationery orders
· Assist members of staff with travel arrangements
· Assist with publications mailings
· Assist with organisation of the bookshop

Requirements:
· Fluent in English
· Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
· Organised with an ability to prioritise
· Computer literate
· Office admin skills e.g. FedEx

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Communications Intern

Hauser & Wirth New York, 22nd Street
New York NY

Hauser & Wirth is one of the world’s leading contemporary art galleries with spaces in Hong Kong, London, New York, Los Angeles, Somerset, Zurich, Gstaad, and St. Moritz. Hauser & Wirth New York is seeking a highly motivated Communications Intern to join our New York team. This position requires great attention to detail, organization and diplomacy.

During the six-month internship, the Communications Intern will be assigned a broad range of tasks that ensure an understanding of how a large international gallery operates. Reporting to the Communications Assistant in New York, the post-holder will work closely with the global communications and marketing teams. Responsibilities include assisting with the execution of press previews and public programs, updating and managing exhibition documents, organizing events and sending mail outs, in addition to daily administrative duties.

This is a full-time, paid position; fixed-term, six months.

Responsibilities
– Use InDesign to create exhibition-related printed material and information packs for artists and gallery projects
– Prepare and distribute press images and PR information
– Contribute to social media campaign planning
– Maintain and update press mailing lists
– Track and archive press coverage
– Prepare, update and circulate press cuttings
– Organize and catalogue the digital archive
– Assist with incoming image requests
– Assist with exhibition and fair listings on various media platforms
– Proof reading and copyediting of press and marketing materials

Qualifications
– Fluency in English essential
– Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills required
– Proactive and positive attitude essential
– Excellent time-management skills required
– Fluency with InDesign essential
– Familiarity with Photoshop, photography, scanning, and image editing required
– Excellent writing, editing and proofreading abilities required
– Experience in communications in an arts-related organization is preferred

 

To apply, please send CV and cover letter to rebeccaschiffman@hauserwirth.com.

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Researcher

Hauser & Wirth New York, 22nd Street
New York NY

Hauser & Wirth is seeking a qualified candidate to join the Research department in New York.

Candidates must have a Masters degree in Art History. A minimum of 3-5 years of experience is required, preferably in a gallery or auction house. A demonstrated ability to write contextual texts, as well as experience researching artworks is a must. This role will work closely with the Head of Research.

The role will include, but is not be limited to, the following responsibilities:

  • In-depth research on both individual works of art as well as specific artists, summarising findings in written reports
  • Research and document provenance, exhibitions, and literature histories for secondary market art works
  • Writing short academic texts on works of art or exhibitions
  • Price analysis and general art market research
  • Liaising with auction houses
  • Monitoring the secondary market activities of specific artists and disseminating relevant auction information to key parties
  • Preparing offers and sales documentation

 

The successful candidate will have a mixture of the following attributes:

  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to articulate views clearly and confidently
  • Excellent writing, editing and research skills
  • Familiarity with the art market
  • Proven track record of working under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Ability to organise, prioritise and communicate with a range of staff at all levels
  • Ability to work both independently and part of a team
  • Proven computer skills in most MS Office and Adobe CS applications, and experience using collection management databases
  • Knowledge of foreign languages (especially German) would be a bonus but is not a requirement

 

Only candidates that meet the above requirements and criteria will be reviewed. 

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to nyjobs@hauserwirth.com

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Book Inventory Manager

Hauser & Wirth
Henau, Switzerland

80% (w/m)

Hauptverantwortungsbereiche:

 

Lagerverwaltung

  • Verwaltung des Bücherlagers
  • Annahme von internen Bestellungen
  • Koordination aller Buch-Transporte und Erstellung der Versandpapiere in Zusammenarbeit mit der Logistikabteilung,
  • Kommunikation von Terminen für Bestellungen an alle Standorte
  • Bestellen von Verpackungs- und Versandmaterial

 

Wareneingang

  • Versorgung der eingehenden Bücherlieferungen (aus den Hauser & Wirth-Standorten, aus der Druckerei für den Verlag Hauser & Wirth Publishers; externe Titel)
  • Prüfen, Aussortieren, Entsorgen der beschädigten/verbrauchten Exemplare nach Rückkehr von Messen
  • Prüfen der Exemplare nach Anlieferung von Druckerei, Aussortieren von Mängelexemplaren

 

Warenausgang

  • Organisation aller Buchtransporte und Versand für
  • alle Galeriestandorte
  • Kunstmessen
  • Ausstellungsinstitutionen
  • Retail Shops (E-Commerce Fulfillment-Center)
  • Special Projects / Pop-Up Shops
  • Versand Complimentary Copies, Bookdonations und Neuerscheinungen in Absprache mit Projektkoordination

 

Qualifikationen:

  • Abgeschlossene kaufm. Berufsausbildung
  • Mehrjährige Berufserfahrung als Sachbearbeiter im Bereich Lager und Logistik, Buchhandel von Vorteil
  • Deutsch: Muttersprache; Englisch: sehr gute Kenntnisse (Wort und Schrift)
  • Gute Computerkenntnisse
  • Führerausweis (Kat. B)

Hauser & Wirth bietet ein einzigartiges, spannendes und internationales Arbeitsumfeld mit interessanten und abwechslungsreichen Aufgaben. Wenn Sie Freude am Umgang mit Büchern haben, gerne mitanpacken, teamorientiert, strukturiert und sorgfältig arbeiten sowie auch in hektischen Situationen den Überblick behalten, dann freuen wir uns auf Ihre vollständige Bewerbung per E-Mail.

Hauser & Wirth
Limmatstrasse 270
8031 Zürich

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Registrar Trainee

Hauser & Wirth Somerset
Somerset, England

Paid, 12 month fixed-term contract

Based in our Somerset gallery, we are looking for an enthusiastic, pro-active, organised and personable individual to join us as a trainee.

A Registrar Trainee at Hauser & Wirth Somerset is a full-time position undertaken for a period of 12 months.  During this time you will be primarily dedicated to the Registrar Department but will be called upon for general gallery assistance as necessary. You will be assigned a range of tasks that ensure you gain an understanding of how Hauser & Wirth operates. The traineeship includes weekend work and some evening work.

Tasks will include, but not be limited to:

  • Supporting the Registrar department with documentation of works of art, shipments, customs paperwork and condition reports
  • Assisting with the movement and coordination of artworks for exhibitions, loans and art fairs
  • Updating the exhibition schedule
  • Assisting with the shipping and scheduling for Make, Hauser & Wirth Somerset
  • Undertaking weekly art work check ensuring locations are correct
  • Undertaking regular stock takes of works of art
  • Assisting with the development, installation and delivery of exhibitions and events
  • Supporting the Front of House with general gallery duties
  • Greeting and providing information to visitors about current exhibitions, events, the history of Durslade Farm, the architecture, the garden and all aspects of the gallery
  • Supervising the gallery and public spaces, ensuring they are presented to the highest standards at all times
  • Assisting with research
  • Assisting with the gallery invigilation on occasion

 

Requirements:

  • A graduate of either a BA or MA in Fine Art, Art History or a related subject, or equivalent experience
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Organised with an ability to prioritise
  • Computer literate
  • Candidate should be meticulous with attention to detail, especially relating to data entry and storage of information
  • Proactive attitude
  • Well presented
  • Team player

 

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Education & Events Trainee

Hauser & Wirth Somerset
Somerset, England

Paid, 12 month fixed-term contract

Hauser & Wirth Somerset opened in July 2014 and has welcomed over 660,000  visitors. Its ethos sits at the very heart of Hauser & Wirth, as a place where art can successfully merge with many other subject matters of importance to us; architecture, education, community, landscape, food and farming, and opens the doors for creative ideas and collaborations. Based in our Somerset gallery, we are looking for an enthusiastic, pro-active, organised and personable individual to join us as a trainee.

The education and events trainee at Hauser & Wirth Somerset is a full-time position undertaken for a period of twelve months.  During this time you will be assigned a broad range of tasks that ensure you gain an understanding of how Hauser & Wirth Somerset operates. The position includes weekend work and some evening work.

The role will include, but not be limited to the following responsibilities:

  • Assisting with research, development and delivery of the education and events programme
  • Writing and circulating detailed event memos
  • Overseeing the setting up for all events
  • Assisting with the organisation of group bookings
  • Assisting with education and events invoicing and ticketing
  • Assisting with Private View organisation and Front of House logistics
  • Assisting with invitation mail outs for events
  • Assisting with the guest list for events
  • Organising car-parking for events
  • Greeting and providing information to visitors about current exhibitions, events, the history of Durslade Farm, the architecture, the garden and all aspects of the gallery
  • Supervising the gallery and public spaces, ensuring they are presented to the highest standards at all times
  • Assisting with the development, installation and delivery of exhibitions and events
  • Supporting the Front of House with general gallery duties
  • Assisting with the gallery invigilation on occasion

 

Required knowledge, skills and qualifications:
 

  • A graduate of either a BA or MA in Fine Art, Art History or a related subject, or equivalent experience
  • A keen interest in all aspects of gallery work, in particular administration, education, development of exhibitions and events
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Organised with an ability to prioritise
  • Computer literate – familiarity with Mac OS is desirable
  • Candidate should be meticulous with attention to detail
  • Proactive attitude
  • Team player

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Artist Liaison

Hauser & Wirth Zürich
Zürich, Switzerland

The Artist Liaison is responsible for artist relations and assisting in the organization and implementation of research and exhibitions. The Artist Liaison is expected to be extremely skilled at communication within a group environment, diplomatic, and a pro-active problem solver.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage Artist’s in conjunction with the Sales Director:
    • Serve as the liaison between the gallery and the artist or artists’ studio
    • Coordinate all the artists’ related matters, including but not limited to, internal and external exhibitions, publications, press, research, logistics and other
    • Manage, coordinate and communicate all commissions and consignments for the artists
    • Organize and attend production meetings and conference calls
  • Responsible for the content of artists’ bio, bibliography, press information, press requests, advertisements, catalogues, invitations, sales books at fairs and other artist related documentation and information
  • Arrange artist’s related archives, the library and the content on website
  • Ensure all information in the database is up-to-date and accurate
  • Oversee and manage the cost control process for artist related exhibitions/projects
  • Facilitate artists’ productions, set up and monitor production budget and timeline
  • Coordinate commissions and consignments
  • Other tasks as assigned


Requirements:

  • MA or BA degree in History of Art
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar position within a gallery
  • Extensive knowledge of artist relations
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work fast and accurately, with an eye for detail
  • Ability to work well as part of local and remote teams but also to work independently
  • Ability to compose grammatically correct professional correspondence and respond to email and requests in a timely manner
  • Competence to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written English and German language skills, other languages are a plus
  • Computer proficiency (particularly with Mac OS X, Microsoft Office and Google Apps for Business and willingness to learn new programs as necessary

 

Hauser & Wirth provides a unique, exciting and international working environment. If you are passionate about art, our gallery and our ethos, we are looking forward to receiving your complete application by e-mail.

Hauser & Wirth
Ms. Isidora Flandia
Limmatstrasse 270
8031 Zürich

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Dispatcher

Hauser & Wirth
Henau, Switzerland

Wir sind eine der führenden internationalen Galerien für Zeitgenössische Kunst mit Standorten in Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, Somerset, St. Moritz und Zürich. Für unseren Standort in der Nähe von Wil (St. Gallen) suchen wir für unser Team einen erfahrenen


Aufgabenbereich:

  • Planung, Betreuung und termingerechte Auslieferungen von unseren Standorten in der Schweiz
  • Ressourcen -und Einsatzplanung für Art Handler und Freelancer
  • Kontrolle der Stundenrapporte oder Rechnungen von Art Handler und Freelancer
  • Erstellung, Überwachung und Ablage von notwendigen Dokumenten
  • Unterstützung des Leiter Logistik bei der Kommunikation und Information gegen innen und aussen
  • Einsätze als Logistiker bei Engpässen
  • Diverse administrative Tätigkeiten


Anforderungen:

  • Abgeschlossene kaufmännische bzw. technische Berufslehre oder eine gleichwertige Ausbildung
  • Berufserfahrung im Bereich AVOR-, Projektmanagement,- oder Logistik und mehrjährige Erfahrung in der Koordination von Teams
  • Ausgeprägte organisatorische Fähigkeiten, Ordnungssinn sowie Eigeninitiative
  • Fähigkeit, Prioritäten richtig zu setzen und in hektischen Zeiten einen kühlen Kopf zu bewahren
  • Engagierte, exakte und selbständige Arbeitsweise
  • Flexibilität und ein hohes Mass an Teamfähigkeit
  • Gute Umgangsformen und eine gesunde Portion Durchsetzungsvermögen
  • Sehr gute Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift sowie sehr gute EDV-Kenntnisse (MS-Office)
  • Besitz des Führerausweises (Kat. B)

 

Hauser & Wirth bietet ein einzigartiges, spannendes und internationales Arbeitsumfeld mit Weiterentwicklungsmöglichkeiten. Wenn Sie Wert auf Präzision legen, hohe Qualitätsvorstellungen haben und auch in hektischen Situationen den Überblick behalten, dann freuen wir uns auf Ihre vollständige Bewerbung per E-Mail.

Hauser & Wirth
Isidora Flandia
Limmatstrasse 270
8031 Zürich

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

PR / Media Liaison

Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles
Los Angeles CA

Hauser & Wirth is one of the world’s leading contemporary art galleries with offices in Hong Kong, London, New York, Los Angeles, Somerset, Gstaad, and St. Moritz. Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles, located in a historic 100,000 square foot flour mill complex in the city’s burgeoning downtown Arts District, opened to the public in March 2016. The gallery transformed the site’s sprawling collection of late 19th and early 20th century buildings and outdoor spaces into a dynamic multi-disciplinary arts center. The new venue offers innovative exhibitions, museum-caliber amenities, and a robust schedule of public programs that contextualize the art on view, drawing upon, illuminating, and contributing to the urban culture of Los Angeles.

We are looking for a ‘PR / Media Liaison’ to join our team in Los Angeles. The person in this position will coordinate all PR activities for one Los Angeles-based artist, working as part of the artist’s liaison team and in coordination with the gallery’s communications and marketing team to ensure effective communication with stakeholders, media and the public. The position requires great attention to detail, project management skills, and fundamental experience with marketing and communications techniques. The PR / Media Liaison is expected to plan, communicate and act independently and collaboratively, as projects require. This position will work closely with Hauser & Wirth’s Communications Manager in Los Angeles, and the gallery’s global communications and marketing team.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include: 

 

  • Assist with development and management of the artist’s public relations strategy in collaboration with the Hauser & Wirth communication / marketing team
  • Track all media inquiries and manage the approval process
  • Develop and maintain press relationships on behalf of the artist
  • Monitor press mentions and prepare monthly reports 
  • Monitor Instagram and other social media platforms  
  • Manage press archives 
  • Maintain Artist’s CV, bibliography, biography, portraits
  • Maintain Artist’s H&W website profile page, and monitor other websites including Wikipedia
  • Manage approved press image selection and caption information
  • Manage all image reproduction requests, including liaison with copyright licensing agencies as required
  • Prepare, write and distribute press releases, promotional material and other copy
  • Generate new social media content plans and copy
  • Work with the Hauser & Wirth marketing team to coordinate advertising campaigns for exhibitions (strategic plan, budget, design identity, press, advertising/marketing)
  • Review all printed and electronic materials (announcements, invitations, newsletters, sales packs, posters, videos, didactics, publications, advertisements, etc.)
  • Manage Press events (invitations, tracking, onsite management, photography, etc.) 
  • Photography and video of other events (set direction, release forms, capture external footage)
  • Other duties as assigned
  • May be required to travel

 

Qualifications and Competencies

 

  • Proven experience as a Public Relations Liaison or similar role
  • Experience coordinating media relations (online, broadcast and print)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong project and budget management skills 
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in MS Office and social media
  • Professional experience at an art gallery, museum or artist studio
  • Ability to work well under pressure 
  • Ability to pitch to media
  • Deadline-oriented with great follow-up and reporting skills
  • Bachelors in Public Relations, Journalism, Communications or a related field

 

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

lajobs@hauserwirth.com

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Graphic Designer

Hauser & Wirth New York, 22nd Street
New York NY

Hauser & Wirth is seeking a talented designer to join its Creative Services team. The Graphic Designer will help instill brand design discipline, bring clarity to HW’s visual identity, and thoughtfully evolve the brand over time. The Designer will partner with colleagues across the Marketing, Sales, PR/Press teams to develop print and digital materials that span direct-to-client marketing to collaborating with content development leads on visual storytelling and art direction. The ideal candidate will bring a mix of artistic, marketing, and organizational expertise to the position.

 

Responsibilities

  • Design digital & printed materials for US-based exhibition and art fair campaigns, as well as for campaigns promoting HW Publishers & Bookshops, HW Retail and Ursula Magazine; materials include print / digital advertising, website content, booklets, brochures, leaflets, invitations, on-site signage / wayfinding, out-of-home initiatives, sales books, e-blast templates, internal presentations and social media creative
  • Serve as creative lead on ideation sessions and status update meetings, driving projects from kick-off to completion and presenting work to key stakeholders
  • Design and execute comps, presentation visuals and wireframes to communicate your ideas
  • Maintain brand voice and identity through the creative, tailored to each distribution channel and audience
  • Ensure cross-departmental adherence to HW’s brand guidelines and design processes
  • Coordinate design requests, in partnership with Marketing Manager/Coordinator
  • Identify opportunities for process efficiency improvements and identify tools to support design operations
  • Assess costs for printed material and communicate and manage anticipated expenses
  • Assist in organizing, monitoring, archiving and maintaining team files

 

Skills & Experience

  • A., B.F.A. or M.F.A. in graphic design or another design-related discipline
  • 3+ years of graphic design work experience, preferably within a commercial gallery, museum or visual arts organization
  • Excellent understanding of layout and typography, with strong attention to detail and ability to work within brand guidelines
  • Able to apply design knowledge (color theory, typography, grid-use, composition) across all channels and communications platforms
  • Able to work well collaboratively and autonomously
  • Strong communicator with ability to prioritize and manage work while adhering to critical timelines
  • Excellent knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, particularly InDesign and Photoshop (essential), working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Google Suite and Mac OSX
  • Familiarity with content management tools, ideally Asana
  • Showcase outstanding conceptual and design skill through a clean, visually strong portfolio

 

 

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to nyjobs@hauserwirth.com

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Art Handler

Hauser & Wirth
Henau, Switzerland

Wir sind eine der führenden internationalen Galerien für Zeitgenössische Kunst mit Standorten in Zürich, London, Somerset, Hong Kong, New York, Los Angeles und St. Moritz. Für unseren Standort in der Nähe von Wil (St. Gallen) suchen wir für unser Team einen erfahrenen

Technischen Mitarbeiter 100 %

Ihre Aufgaben beinhalten:
• Mithilfe bei der Planung und Durchführung von Ausstellungsauf- und –abbauten, sowie Messen
• Visualisierungen für Ausstellungen und Messen mittels Computersoftware
• Erstellen von Werkdokumentationen, Manuals etc.
• Erstellen von technischen Zeichnungen und Berichten
• Mithilfe bei der Vorbereitung von Kunsttransporten
• Aus-/Einpacken von Kunstwerken

Für diese Tätigkeit bringen Sie folgende Eigenschaften mit:
• Gute Computerkenntnisse (CAD, SketchUp, Office)
• Sehr gute Deutsch- und gute Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift
• Erfahrung in Projektmanagement
• Freundliches und gepflegtes Auftreten
• Sie sind teamorientiert, kommunikativ und haben Freude am Umgang mit Kunst.
• Führerausweis (Kat. B)
• Abgeschlossene handwerkliche oder mechanische Berufslehre von Vorteil
• Erfahrung im Galerien- oder Museumsbereich von Vorteil.

Sie legen Wert auf Präzision uns arbeiten ausgesprochen sorgfältig und zuverlässig, haben hohe Qualitätsvorstellungen und behalten auch in hektischen Situationen den Überblick.

Falls wir Ihr Interesse geweckt haben und Sie diesem Anforderungsprofil entsprechen, senden Sie uns Ihre Bewerbungsunterlagen inkl. Foto per E-Mail.

Wir bieten Ihnen eine interessante und abwechslungsreiche Aufgabe in einem dynamischen Umfeld und freuen uns auf Ihre vollständigen Bewerbungsunterlagen

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Intern

Hauser & Wirth Hong Kong
Hong Kong

An internship at Hauser & Wirth Hong Kong is a full-time position undertaken for a period of 3 or 6 months. During this time you will provide support to the Front Desk department and will be assigned a broad range of tasks that ensure you gain an understanding of how Hauser & Wirth operates. Within these responsibilities you will act as first point of contact for the public, assist with the execution of gallery events, and perform daily administrative duties.

Requirements:
• Excellent written and oral English and Cantonese skills
• Hong Kong working permit
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
• Organised with an ability to prioritise
• Computer literate
• Office admin skills e.g. FedEx

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Intern

Hauser & Wirth Zürich
Zürich, Switzerland
Für unsere Galerie in Zürich suchen wir Praktikanten-/Innen für die Zeiträume Januar – Juni 2020 und April – September 2020. Dauer des Praktikums 6 Monate.

Während dieses Zeitraums werden Sie Einblicke in verschiedene Bereiche einer internationalen Galerie erhalten.

Dabei erwarten Sie unter anderem die folgenden Aufgaben:
• Unterstützung der Künstlerbetreuer: Recherchen, Ausstellungsvorbereitungen.
• Pflege der Künstlerarchive, wie beispielsweise Aktualisierung der Künstlerbiographien und Bibliographien, Arbeiten mit der Ausstellungs-, Werk- und Literatur-Datenbank.
• Allgemeine Galerietätigkeiten einschliesslich Unterstützung des Front Desk und Aushilfe bei Mailouts.
• Unterstützung bei den Messevorbereitungen.

Vorrausetzungen:
• Sehr gute Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse.
• Sehr gute Kommunikationsfähigkeit (mündlich und schriftlich).
• Organisiertes, selbstständiges Arbeiten mit der Fähigkeit Prioritäten zu setzen.
• Belastbar und flexibel.
• Gute Computerkenntnisse (Mac und MS Office).
• Abgeschlossenes Studium im Kunst- oder Kulturbereich oder berufliche Erfahrung im Galeriewesen von Vorteil.

Bei Interesse richten Sie Ihre Bewerbung bitte per E-Mail an:
Isidora Flandia
Hauser & Wirth
Limmatstrasse
270
8005 Zürich

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

Intern

Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles
Los Angeles CA

This internship will be a full-time six-month position at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles.

During your time here, you will be assigned a broad range of tasks that ensure you gain an understanding of how a large international gallery like Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles operates. Interns will work closely with the gallery assistants. These responsibilities could include assisting with the execution of private views, organizing events and sending mail outs in addition to daily administrative duties.

Requirements:
• Fluent in English
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
• Organized with an ability to prioritize.

Desirable:
• Energetic self-starter with a poised and friendly demeanor
• An interest in art and the art world
• Familiarity with Mac OS is a must as well as proficiency with all Adobe CS6 programs.

The internship will start immediately and last for the duration of six months. An internship at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles is a 35-hour per week position on a paid, fixed-term contract. Please do not call regarding applications.

Please submit your resume and cover letter, including references by email only to:

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