Press Associate
New York

David Zwirner Gallery currently seeks a full time Press Associate based in New York. The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of press/PR experience, ideally within arts communication. Working alongside our Press Officer, the ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment and possesses a thorough working knowledge of key press and outlets.

 

Media Relations

  • Work closely with the Press Officer to assist on creating and executing media plans for gallery exhibitions and special projects

  • Connect with press teams at selected institutions on artists’ solo shows

  • Coordinate fact checking between press, artists, and DZ Research

  • Traffick press images/press links (created w/ photo team) and field general external press image requests

  • Distribute social photography from openings to press

  • Assist press officer with organizing the logistics of press previews/walk-throughs for in-house exhibitions and other select events (ie, getting press to attend and/or cover public talks)

  • Compose and distribute weekly press re-cap (Mondays) and occasional news alerts internally to DZ staff

 

Press Archive

  • Work closely with seasonal press intern to maintain the gallery and artists press archives

  • Scan, format, file, and distribute press clips, including print, audio, etc. (to artists, to staff etc.)

  • Upload press clips to the gallery server and dropboxes

  • Set up and comb through artist and gallery google alerts

  • Organize front desk exhibition press binders

  • Liaise with David Zwirner London archivist team for basic materials

  • Assist sales team with press highlight packages for artists and exhibitions

  • Facilitate sending press packages to artists/artists studios/estates & coordinate with Photo Department on final exhibition packages

 

To apply for this position please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to hr@davidzwirner.com, with ‘Press Associate’ in the subject line. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. Absolutely no calls or walk-ins please.

David Zwirner is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Research & Exhibitions Internship
New York

David Zwirner is seeking a highly motivated Research & Exhibitions Intern for our 2017 Winter/Spring Internship Program.  In this role, you will work on special research projects pertaining to the gallery’s primary and secondary market inventory, estate artists, and research for upcoming historical exhibitions.  Preferred candidates for this position will be working toward a graduate degree in art history and will have strong archival research, writing, and editing skills, as well as curatorial interests. Knowledge of twentieth-century and contemporary art is required.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Assisting with maintaining information about gallery artists and estates.

• Library and archival research and provenance documentation.

• Proofreading and other exhibition-related research projects.

To ensure our interns have a well-rounded and educational experience, we ask for a commitment of 2-4 days per week. Our gallery hours are 10AM – 6PM, with additional hours for events and openings. Interested applicants should email a cover letter, three professional references, and a resume to hr@davidzwirner.com. Only qualified candidates will be contacted, no phone calls or walk-ins please.