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Rehoboth Art League (RAL)
The Rehoboth Art League (RAL), a non-profit arts organization founded in 1938 operates in two locations. The main campus is over 3.5 acres of formal gardens, natural landscape and pathways in Henlopen Acres outside of Rehoboth Beach. In spring of 2015, a satellite location opened, RAL Art Studios, located on busy Route 9 outside of Lewes, Delaware.
Open daily, The RAL offers a variety of exhibition, art education, and art event programming. Over 22,000 people annually engage in RAL programs, which includes over 1000 members, 700 artists and over 1400 students. Generations of artists have taken classes at the League, and many treasure its open campus and historic gardens located in prestigious Henlopen Acres. Now with the RAL Art Studios – the RAL will be offering new classes and exhibitions to support the growing area’s interest in art and cultural activities.
This part-time position supports the administration and implementation of RAL member, juried and curated shows. The Exhibition Coordinator supports the Exhibition Director in coordinating the application process for shows, confirms contracts are completed, assists in hanging shows, and ensures other RAL staff have the information needed to promote the show to its various media outlets. The position will also staff the gallery when needed, which could include weekends. With art galleries in two locations and in several buildings on its Historic campus, the exhibitions coordinator must be able to climb ladders and stairs, carry artwork and display furnishings, and have experience handling and hanging artwork in multiple settings.
- Provide administrative support for all exhibitions and shows, including the artist application processes for special program events such as the Outdoor Show and Holiday Fair
- Assists in show installations
- Supports gallery operations will be able to provide gallery coverage when needed
- Attends the exhibition committee meetings and keeps minutes and provides other support as needed
- A knowledge of fine art and/or art history, BA preferred
- Highly proficient with WORD, EXCEL and knowledge of Publisher and databases
- Comfortable working with computers, credit card machines and Point of Sale systems
- Able to climb ladders, carry items over 30 pounds
- Experience hanging artwork for exhibition purposes
- Ability to organize and execute programs simultaneously
- Excellent customer service and communication skills
Interested applicants may send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com
The Rehoboth Art League (RAL) is a Delaware based Equal Opportunity Employer. This organization does not and will not discriminate in employment hiring and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
Posted August 20, 2016
Kent County Theatre Guild
The Kent County Theatre Guild is looking for directors for three of the five shows in its 2016 season (excluded shows: Murder by Design & Twelve Angry Men). If you are interested in directing a show at the Kent County Theatre Guild, please email John Muller, Chairman of the Board of Trustees at firstname.lastname@example.org with the show you would like to direct and your "theatre" resume. Our 2016 season can be found on our website. The deadline for submissions is September 1, 2015.
Posted August 17, 2015
Non-Profit Dinner Theater in Wilmington, DE seeks EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR with fundraising, grant writing, and marketing experience to manage staff, spearhead development, and promote the theater both in the community and onsite. Some evenings and weekend hours required. No calls to the theater, please. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to: email@example.com
Posted March 20, 2015
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