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T. Ashley McGrew
07-29-2012, 10:47 AM
Assist with supervision of the preparation, installation, maintenance, dismantling, and packing of permanent collection works of art, special exhibitions, loans, and implementing the acquisitions process. ∑ Assist with the packing and unpacking of artworks for special exhibitions and loans.∑ Assist with collections inventory and maintenance projects.∑ Attend and participate in weekly work schedule meetings.∑ Coordinate case schedule and planning for special exhibition requirements with Manager of Exhibitions and Exhibition Designer.∑ Complete local pick-ups and deliveries of works of art.∑ Develop cost-effective methods of working with vendors and contractors for purchase of related materials, supplies, and services.∑ Assist with construction of packing crates and cartons for safe shipment of works of art.∑ Design and construct special mounts for works of art.∑ Maintain art storage areas, assist with collections inventory, and report location changes to the Registrarís office, Coordinator ofCollections and Exhibitions and appropriate Curatorial Department.∑ Collaborate with visiting artist and museum professionals on assigned projects and exhibition related activities.∑ Assist with exhibition lighting design and maintenance of gallery lighting.∑ Assist Chief Preparator, organize inventory, maintain, and purchase materials in all preparatory areas.∑ Conduct routine gallery checks and report changes in condition of installed artwork to Registrarís office.∑ Maintain galleries and preparatory work areas.∑ Other duties as assigned.