Arts Research Assistant

Type: Full time/Paid
Location: Kolkata Based/Remote

Key Duties:

1) Conducts research and contributes to the conceptual development of a project by organizing/creating documentation of found materials in art history and the art market.

2) Research, compiling, fact checking and verifying artists' information on a CMS database.

3) Research and compiling of information of current art happenings around the globe.

4) Requests images of exhibitions and/or publications; researches and obtains art and image permissions.

5) Proofreads, edits, and translates as needed.

Key Skills & Behaviours required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in art history or related field; Master’s degree preferred

  • Proficiency in English

  • Ability to work on CMS, Excel and Word

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a timely manner

  • Ability to build relationships, collaborate and work on teams

  • Ability to set and meet deadlines for oneself