The San Diego Museum of Art Announces the Arrival of Gauguin to Warhol: 20th Century Icons from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Exhibition Features 70+ Masterpieces from the Artists who Defined Modern Art
This this a part-time, 20 hours a week position with responsibilities including:
Job Summary: Under the supervision of the Special Events Manager and the Special Events Assistant, The Special Event Lead will provide on-site coordination support to external booked events including but not limited to weddings, corporate events, and community functions. Also, the Special Event Lead will provide some logistical and administrative support for special events produced by the museum including: fundraising galas such as Art Alive, exhibition openings, donor receptions, and dinners, as required.
In celebration of the return of Ramesses II to the Museum after an extended loan, Out of Egypt will spotlight this important portrait of Egypt’s most powerful pharaoh by placing it within its broader historic and artistic contexts. This finely carved quartzite sculpture was purchased by the Museum in 1949 and was displayed here for four decades before being loaned to the San Antonio Museum of Art. The statue depicts the pharaoh in the classic striding pose and wearing the typical shendyt (pleated linen kilt) and nemes (striped, folded headcloth).
Under direct supervision, the Museum Assistant performs work related to exhibition preparation and installation, including construction of exhibition display furniture and art installation. Some evening and weekend hours required.