Posted on
Aug 5

Art handler / preparator

Nino Mier Gallery

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August 18, 2022

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Art handler / preparator

Nino Mier Gallery

Posted on
Aug 5


Nino Mier Gallery is seeking experienced, highly motivated art handlers/preparators for both freelance work and a permanent full time position. Reporting to the Head Preparator and Head Registrar, this position is responsible for all aspects of exhibition installation and deinstallation, packing of artwork for storage and transit, local deliveries to & pickups from clients and vendors, and general gallery maintenance and upkeep. This role requires attention to detail, ability to take and follow instructions precisely, and great follow-through. Schedule is Tuesday through Saturday, 10AM - 6PM, with some flexibility required.

Responsibilities include:
-Soft packing & hard packing, including: slipcases, collars, shadowboxes, crating, t-framing, cavity packing; and common carrier-appropriate packing, including Masterpaks.
-Working knowledge of all packing materials & methods and ability to discern the most appropriate method per artwork.
-Skillful handling of works on paper, prints, books, and other delicate objects

-Knowledge of a wide spectrum of different installation methods, hardware, tools, and best handling practices for painting, sculpture, ceramics
-Familiarity with installation-based artwork
-Experience with proper handling methods for fragile materials and surfaces

-Polite, professional demeanor when delivering to & installing in clients’ homes
-Proper loading/unloading methods for company sprinter van and other vehicles
-Experienced & comfortable driving/parking large vehicles

-Meticulous approach to organization according to gallery protocols & standards
-Acumen for inventory tracking/management
-Keeping neat work areas and awareness of needed supplies
-Attention to and responsibility for general gallery appearance (repairs, painting, maintenance, etc.)


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To apply, please send resumé and cover letter to and specify availability (freelance or full time).

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Thursday, August 18, 2022
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Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA

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