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Assistants Curator work in museums and art galleries; their role is to provide support to curators and look after exhibits. Other essential duties include managing volunteers, acquiring artifacts, updating the website, handling storage protocols, writing grant proposals, and coordinating research projects. Based on our most successful resume samples for Assistants Curator, the ideal candidate should demonstrate knowledge in their area, accuracy, fundraising skills, communication and interpersonal skills, teamwork, and creative flair. Employers select resumes displaying a Master’s Degree in history of art, literature, or science.

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Assistant Curator

  • Planned and coordinated set up and design of all exhibits throughout museum
  • Work with artists, collectors, colleagues, and the museum registrar to secure loans and arrange shipping of artwork
  • Prepared and edited exhibition descriptions and didactic materials including gallery guides, wall text, website content and catalogs
  • Participated in various fundraising efforts, both specific to exhibition programs and more general museum-wide initiatives
Candidate Info
AA
Art History
BA
Art History
12

Assistant Curator

  • Framed and displayed artwork and photography
  • Updated gallery spaces
  • Assembled and disassembled installments
  • Cataloged gallery works with Mac OS and Windows OS using Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Aided, coordinated, and operated gallery shows
Candidate Info
2
months in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BA
Art History And Philosophy
Ccna
Biomedical Engineering
13

Assistant Curator & Archivist

Developed material for small exhibitions

  • Researched material and wrote labels for exhibitions
  • Selected artifacts from museum collection to be displayed in exhibitions
  • Installed (with assistance) artifacts from museum collection for display
  • Began process of digitizing photo collection in the museum archives
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
History
MA
History
14

Assistant Curator

  • Created and implemented media campaign for the successful launch and promotion of the "Bountiful Harvest" exhibition with the partnership of local newspapers.
  • Assisted in researching and installing exhibits on the ethnobotany of the Luisano and Serrano Indians.
  • Designed the floor plan as well as the display of the Basketry, Botany, Food and Medicine exhibits.
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
History
15

Assistant Curator

Monitored shipment and delivery of artworks to clients

  • Maintained effective communication with clients, designers, and curators
  • Provided administrative support to purchasing and inventory process of artworks
  • Executed event planning, hanging artworks, and sending out invitations to clients for art openings
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
AAS
Marketing
BFA
Studio Art
16

Assistant Curator

  • Increased holiday sales by 40% despite recent relocation of the gallery
  • Curated gallery, developed expertise in repair of valuable art objects specifically wood and metal, and managed an inventory of several hundred art pieces
  • Chief photographer for advertising campaign
  • Trusted with the reconfiguration of the store when receiving large shipments of furniture including creating an overall eye-catching style
  • Introduced and launched social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest)
  • Resurrected and managed the [company name] Website a previously non-performing website
  • Gallery ambassador at West Berkeley Design Loop events to share business strategies
  • Evaluated Google Analytics to determine most effective social media resources
  • Prioritized customer engagement strategies to identify our most vital advertising campaigns
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Human Nutrition
17

Assistant Curator of Entomology Collection

  • Conducted field collection of arthropods and logged collection into a database.
  • Reorganized collection to reflect the updated taxonomic classification.
  • Trained new students to succeed me.
  • Assisted in identification of insects.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Biology
18

Assistant Curator of Exhibitions and Collections

Curator The Sacred Expedition: Father Junipero Serra, the California Indians, and the Legacy of the Franciscan Missions

  • Assistant to NSC curator in management of collections and major exhibitions.
  • Assisted in development and production of exhibitions.
  • Coordinated and developed exhibition related educational programing.
  • Facilitated and coordinated intern staff and student volunteer schedules and duties.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Early Childhood Studies
AS
Phi Theta Kappa
BA
Bachelor of Arts
19

Assistant Curator

Assisted in organizing and cataloguing the museums collections.

  • Raised funds for the preservation of historic artifacts, collections and other museum property.
  • Acted as a representative and promoter of the Museum both on premises and at historical organizations.
  • Organized and staged museum events for museum members.
  • Wrote museum articles and newsletters for museum membership.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
English
20

Assistant Curator of Research Collections

  • Shared responsibility with curator for reorganization of collections
  • Handled requests and inquiries of patrons of library
  • Constructed new storage systems and designed new procedures
  • Participated with other staff to plan and execute exhibits
  • Achieved expertise in Milwaukee history
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Arts
BS
American History
MA
American Colonial History

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