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The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao: A cultural mastodon in search of a new curator

Jesus Carames

June 15, 2023 | 3:17 pm

Searching for the creative mind of the Guggenheim

the famed Museo Guggenheim Bilbao opens its doors for the incorporation of a new member in its curatorial team. We are looking for a professional who, in addition to having a solid background in XNUMXth century art and/or contemporary art, has the courage and vision necessary to guide the museum's internal and traveling exhibitions, with the aim of interact with diverse audiences and contribute to the mission of the Guggenheim.

The role of a curator at the Guggenheim

The curator, in his work within the museum, has as main responsibility the administration of the collection and the exhibition program of the museum. Likewise, it is crucial that the selected professional contributes to the investigation, dissemination and historical interpretation of art, producing and publishing relevant content for the public and the artistic community.

The commissioner as liaison

One of the functions that the curator must perform effectively is to serve as a link between various areas of the Museum. shall develop narratives, programs and content that drive broad audience participation and strengthen relationships with artists, collectors, lenders and other agents involved in the artistic field.

The requirements to be a curator of the Guggenheim

The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao has high expectations for the profile of the new curator. Looking for a professional with higher studies in the artistic field, with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a curatorial position and with advanced training in art historical research. In addition, a high level of English and Spanish is required, positively valuing knowledge of other languages, especially Basque.

A unique opportunity in the world of art

Working as a curator at the Guggenheim Bilbao Museum is, without a doubt, a unique opportunity for all art professionals. The position offers the opportunity to join immediately a dynamic environment with great professional development, forming part of a proactive team of curators responsible for the generation of exhibitions, acquisitions and maintenance of the Museum's collection.

The invitation is open

The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao opens its doors to those professionals who wish to take a further step in their career and take on the challenge of working in one of the most prestigious cultural institutions in the world. If you have the necessary skills and experience, this is your opportunity to contribute to the artistic legacy of this iconic museum.

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