Career Opportunities

The Tyler Museum of Art is currently accepting applications for the following position:

Exhibitions Manager

Job Summary:
The Exhibitions Manager is responsible for supporting the development and installation of temporary exhibitions, serving as a liaison between artists, collectors, and other museums. The Exhibitions Manager works closely with the Executive Director and Registrar/Collections Manager on all exhibition-related logistics. The Exhibitions Manager also works with the Executive Director and Education Department to implement exhibition-related public programs.

Essential Functions:
• Assist the Executive Director with the organization of artwork for exhibition
• Communicate with external entities regarding works for exhibition
• Travel with the Registrar/Collections Manager to pick up artwork (occasional overnight travel involved)
• Arrange for pickup/delivery of exhibition artwork
• Assist with gallery installations
• Assist with the development of interpretive materials
• Pack/unpack works of art
• Assist with condition reports and other exhibition-related paperwork
• Work with artists and other professionals on public programs
• Assist with marketing of exhibitions and programs
• Prepare departmental budget and be responsible for managing once approved
• Maintain confidentiality
• Perform other duties as may be assigned by the Executive Director

Minimum Qualifications:
• Undergraduate degree in art history, studio art, or related field required
• Graduate degree preferred
• Strong written and verbal skills
• Detail oriented and highly organized
• Demonstrated ability to work on a team
• Art handling and installation knowledge preferred
• Knowledge of collection management, exhibition development and current museum practices preferred
• Graphic design knowledge preferred
• Ability to lift 50 pounds
• Valid driver’s license

• Health, dental and vision insurance benefits
• Time-off: vacation, sick leave and Museum holidays
• Salary commensurate with experience

To apply:
Send a cover letter and resume to with the subject line “Exhibitions Manager”.

Position will remain open until filled

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