Conservation program updating list
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Reporting to the Senior Associate Registrar, the Senior Assistant / Associate Registrar, Exhibitions will organize and manage several large, complicated exhibitions as part of LACMA’s ambitious in-house and internationally traveling exhibitions program.Some duties include: reviews and negotiates loan agreements with lenders, and communicates conservation, installation and security requirements to staff; works with the lenders and collaborating institutions to arrange crating, shipping, and courier arrangements; plans and manages the installation and de-installation schedules for each exhibition; assembles and maintains digital condition reports; takes packing notes during installations; creates installation notes for traveling exhibitions; produces crating, shipping, condition reporting and courier sections for domestic and international Indemnity Applications, as well as oversees the arrangements for indemnified exhibitions at LACMA and subsequent venues; travels with exhibitions to oversee installations/de-installations of LACMA-organized exhibitions at other venues; performs other duties or special projects as assigned.The qualified candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Art History, Museum Studies, or a related field and a minimum of three to five years of experience in museum registration, exhibition-related is preferred.The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated knowledge of standard museum practices and procedures, as well as the flexibility to travel with exhibitions, which includes being away for as much as two weeks at a time.Database knowledge (TMS experience is preferred) and a proficiency in Microsoft Office programs and Google applications is required.
Fluency in Spanish or another foreign language is strongly preferred.