Les offres d'emplois de Artstorming
Description of the company
Artstorming is an agency specializing in the development of business resources through art. It designs effective and original tools to provide keys to understand art and to open areas of reflection around contemporary artistic creation, in business and for individuals.
Its scientific and operational excellence is now recognized by prestigious partners such as FIAC, Art Basel and more recently Paris Photo, which entrust it with mediation of their events in a renewed way.
His professionalism is based on lasting partnerships and collaborations established thanks to a solid network of Guides-lecturers / mediators / or speaker-expert in contemporary art / specialized and active in the field of contemporary art. The agency values the richness and diversity of the profiles of the team it brings together: art historians, artists, curators, critic and specialized mediators.
In view of Art Basel 2020, we are currently looking for new collaborators.
Under the responsibility of the project manager, and in consultation with the members of the team, you will oversee designing and conducting guided tours of the fair to visitors’ destinations. Your mission will be to design relevant and individual visit routes, based not only on solid in-depth knowledge of contemporary art but also on excellent interpersonal skills and a taste for sharing. The reception and mediation of works will be with various visitors: professionals, partner companies of Art Basel and / or individual audiences.
Description of the desired profile:
Training in art history, plastic arts, mediation of curatorial practices required (Ecole du Louvre, Beaux-Arts, universities, etc.)
Excellent knowledges of contemporary creation and its challenges
Adaptation to different audiences
Oral fluency and interpersonal skills
Dynamism and listening skills
Appetite for teamwork
Person of Swiss/German nationality or bilingual in German
Another common language will be appreciated
Planned Salary: Depending on the number of visit (fixed-term contract or self-employed)
Location: Messe Basel