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Posted: Sunday, September 10, 2017 12:11 AM



The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum seeks experienced Preparator/Art Handlers for part time biannual month long show changes and occasional small installation and deinstallation jobs. Occasional weekend work maybe needed dependent on exhibition.

Candidate will be organized, reliable, professional, and have a minimum of two years experience in art handling, packing, and exhibition installation. Must be experienced with power and hand tools. Carpentry/Fabrication skills and media installation experience are a plus. Must be able to commute to Ridgefield, CT via personal vehicle.

Responsibilities include working in conjunction with curators, artists, registrar, head preparator/facilities manager and facilities/exhibitions coordinator. The job entails safely unpacking/packing artwork, completing packing forms, and art handling and installation within ten separate galleries. General gallery maintenance such as painting, patching, etc. may be required.

Competitive hourly pay rate is based on experience.

Application Instructions / Public Contact Information

Please submit your resume and cover letter in PDF formats with the subject line "Freelance Art Handler" to

Qualified candidates only. No calls please.

• Location: Northwest Connecticut, Ridgefield, CT

• Post ID: 17897153 connecticut is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017