Careers

The Studio Museum in Harlem is the nexus for artists of African descent locally, nationally, and internationally and for work that has been inspired and influenced by Black culture. It is a site for the dynamic exchange of ideas about art and society. The Studio Museum is in the midst of a comprehensive, multi-million dollar Capital Campaign to build a new museum on 125th Street in Harlem, designed by architect Sir David Adjaye. 

Current available positions

 

Art Handler

Art Handler

The Art Handler, reporting to the Lead Art Handler, joins a growing Archives/Registrar team as The Studio Museum in Harlem prepares to open in its new building.

Associate Director of Membership and Annual Giving

Associate Director of Membership and Annual Giving

The Associate Director of Membership and Annual Giving will help envision and execute all membership and annual giving efforts for gifts under $10,000. 

Database Manager

Database Manager

The Database Manager will be responsible for the development, implementation, and maintenance of our organization's databases.

Lead Art Preparator

Lead Art Preparator

The Lead Art Preparator facilitates the physical care and display of artwork by providing best practice art handling strategies for the exhibition and storage of art.

Mellon Collection Fellow

Mellon Collection Fellow

The Mellon Collection Fellow will work with the Registrar’s Office to assist with object research and acquisition documentation of the permanent collection. 

Per Diem Artist Educator

Per Diem Artist Educator

Artist Educators work across Pre-K-12 School and Community Partnerships, Family and Educator Programs, and Public Programs. 

Registrar

Registrar

The registrar will oversee a detailed review of the permanent collection to increase digital accessibility and centralized information management in accordance with the collection management priorities set by the Director of Collection and Exhibitions and the Curator of the Permanent Collection. 

​​The Robert Rauschenberg Curatorial Fellow

​​The Robert Rauschenberg Curatorial Fellow

​​The Robert Rauschenberg Curatorial Fellowship is ​a twelve-month position designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to curatorial work for a young professional.

The Studio Museum in Harlem is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, ethnicity, sex, age, gender identification, national origin, creed, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or political affiliation.