The Lamont Gallery at Phillips Exeter Academy seeks an interim director and curator as a 12-month leave replacement. The interim director and curator will provide leadership and administration of the gallery’s current offerings, oversee and enhance scheduled and tentative programs, and contribute to or develop other curatorial and cultural programs. The interim should have extensive experience in arts and cultural production, a broad, multidisciplinary perspective on arts education and knowledge of teaching, experience with managing staff, operations, budgets, and facilities, a commitment to collaboration, and the ability to work with a diverse constituency.
The Lamont Gallery, located in the Frederick R. Mayer Art Center, is a dynamic exhibition and teaching space that showcases the work of regional, national, and international artists in thematic exhibitions and related programs. Classes from Phillips Exeter Academy, groups from other schools and organizations, and visitors of all ages are welcome to experience and learn about the arts in an intimate setting. Informed by the institution’s Harkness teaching philosophy, the gallery’s programs are characterized by inquiry, engagement, and dialogue. No phone calls please. For a detailed job posting and application instructions, please visit: https://exeter.edu/about-us/career-opportunities/staff-and-administrator-opportunities. Applications (including cover letter and resume) can be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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