Gallery Director CV

Gallery directors are concerned with the smooth operation and the profitable running of an art gallery. They prepare exhibitions and gallery marketing and advertising strategies to bring in profit to the organization. They are also responsible for the hiring of different gallery employees such as curators and gallery guides. They design gallery layouts and plan routes for different visitors to maximize the knowledge and appreciation to the people who will come see exhibitions.

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Jeremy Chissick

123 Grecian Street,

Salford, M7 1JF

Telephone Number:  12 345 6789

Mobile Number: 07123456789


Career Objective

To work as a gallery director to be able to use my skills in management and museum studies

Educational Background

Master of Arts in Art Gallery and Museum Studies

University of Manchester, 2007

Bachelor of Arts in History of Art

University of Manchester, 2003

Work Experience

2006-present: Camp Director, Chisholm Camp for Kids


  • Prepare advertising campaigns for exhibits
  • Monitor and supervise installation of exhibit items
  • Prepare layout of the gallery
  • Prepare the scheduling of gallery exhibitions
  • Responsible for contribution writing
  • Hire curators and gallery personnel
  • Prepare budget and financial reports for planned exhibits


  • Good managerial and organizational skills
  • Knowledgeable in advertising and publicity theories
  • Able to train staff properly
  • Excellent communication and research skills



  • Led all gallery exhibitions for 4 years in the Golden Art Gallery
  • Performed co-curator duties in major gallery exhibits


References furnished upon request