Paid Gallery Assistant at Matthew Rachman Gallery

Installation view of works by Slater Sousley

Matthew Rachman Gallery is seeking a Gallery Assistant for its gallery in Chicago’s Ukrainian Village.


This is a paid position.



  • You will be working closely with the gallery registrar to list and de-list items on our website and third party platforms, drafting newsletters, maintaining location of all gallery inventory, etc.

  • Provide excellent customer service in order to cultivate meaningful and loyal relationships

  • Ability to work independently

  • Light gallery upkeep

  • Have a working and on-going knowledge of Matthew Rachman Gallery’s inventory including background information on artists and art as well as furniture pieces

  • Write brief and educated descriptions about artwork

  • Data entry and updating inventory on an usual basis


About Matthew Rachman Gallery:

Established in 2014, Matthew Rachman Gallery pairs modern furnishings and contemporary art to live amongst one another in an interior space. The gallery hosts five exhibitions a year, provides consulting services as well as hosting philanthropic events, weddings and other private functions.


Matthew Rachman Gallery is an equal opportunity employer.

Skills & Qualifications: 


  • Minimum of 1 year of gallery/art space experience
  • College degree in arts administration, fine art, design, or related field

  • Strong passion for art and furniture design

  • Organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Positive and enthusiastic personality

  • Must be able to lift 40 lbs

Computer skills:

  • Google Apps
  • Squarespace
  • Basic Adobe Creative Suite
  • Must have MacBook
To Apply: 

For interested and qualified candidates, please send a cover letter and resume to with “Gallery Assistant” in your subject line.

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