BackgroundSims Reed Gallery has built a reputation as a leading international print gallery, specialising in post-war and contemporary original prints and works on paper. The gallery was founded in 1995, and has since grown to hold an extensive inventory of some of the most important original prints by the leading artists of the 20th Century, alongside major contemporary artists. These include Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Richard Estes, Alex Katz, Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, David Hockney and Francis Bacon. The gallery is a member of the Society of London Art Dealers and the International Fine Print Dealers Association.Our diverse inventory is carefully chosen and constantly evolving. We work very hard to offer the highest quality works at competitive prices and we are also able to source specific pieces for our clients upon request. Our full inventory is listed online, and we strive to keep our website completely up to date, so our customers can easily check availability.Our gallery, located in the heart of London’s St. James’s, showcases thoughtfully curated mixed exhibitions as well as single artists shows, both drawn from pieces in our extensive inventory. Alongside this, we also have exhibitions dedicated to emerging artists with a particular focus on works on paper. For more information on upcoming events, you are invited to sign up to our mailing list. We keep our customers up to date with invitations and catalogues relating to exhibitions, fairs and recent acquisitions. Our catalogues are also available to view online. In addition to our active exhibition program, we also participate in a number of major international art fairs. These include the Armory Show in New York, Art Miami, The IFPDA Print Fair, New York; and the London Original Print Fair. A full list of upcoming fairs is available on the fairs page of our website.The PositionWe are a small, dynamic team. The intern should be flexible and willing to support a variety of tasks in support of the gallery. Responsibilities may include: updating the website, organising and cataloguing inventory, maintaining the library, delivering and collecting works of art, and general administrative needs. The candidate should be motivated and have a grounding in art (through coursework and/or relevant pre-professional experience).
(Description current as of spring 2015.)