THE GRETCHEN HUPFEL CURATOR OF CONTEMPORARY ART & PROGRAMMING
The Delaware Contemporary seeks a visionary, team-oriented, and energetic program leader who is responsible for building and leading a balanced schedule of innovative and relevant temporary and travelling exhibitions and programs that advance the mission and values for the center, while reaching diverse audiences. The position requires a commitment to the local community with an eye for national and international impact.
The ideal candidate is a respected individual with a strong network of connections and background in exhibition-making and program execution, who knows the community and has the ability to capture the viewer’s attention by bridging the physical with the virtual, who can serve individuals in a broad spectrum of disciplines and engagement modalities, while cultivating and maintaining positive relationships with patrons, collectors, community, and program partners. Having an interest in entwining software platforms with technology and the visual/anthropological culture is a desirable quality.
Deadline to Apply: July 8, 2016
THE BORGENICHT FOUNDATION EDUCATION ASSOCIATE (PART-TIME)
This position plays a key role in the collaborative efforts of the Education Department, assisting the Director of Education in building strong public programs for the center. The position requires a detail-oriented person familiar with contemporary art and museum education practices, and can thrive in an energetic team environment.
Deadline to Apply: July 29, 2016
SECURITY GUARD (PART-TIME)
A Part-Time Security Guard is needed for weekend and evening hours at the DCCA. The hours would include working Saturdays 10am - 5pm, and/or Sundays 12pm - 5pm, and evening coverage during special events (such as First Friday Art on the Town evenings). Part-time guards at the DCCA are many times artists still in school or recently graduated, who want to remain involved in the art-related field. Additional security and CPR experience is a plus.
The Part-Time Security Guard is to ensure a positive, safe and secure environment for the entire facility. This includes the public viewing contemporary art in the galleries, the studio artists in the facilities, and the office area for the staff. The Security Guard is responsible for the overall well-being of the artwork, public safety, building safety, and employee safety at all times while on duty.
Anyone interested should contact Director of Security and Operations Antonio Calzada-Charma or call 302.656.6466 x7104.