Jobs

Administrative Assistant

Lawndale Art Center seeks a highly organized and motivated individual to fill the position of Administrative Assistant. This position is currently part-time.

The Administrative Assistant is responsible for overseeing the organization of the office, and managing communications, administration, and research relevant to Development, Exhibitions, and the Executive Director.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: basic and routine office organization; managing communications, projects, and special events; researching, writing, and copy editing in-house communications. Further, the Administrative Assistant will assume responsibility for overseeing Lawndale’s social media efforts; planning and executing general exhibition openings; maintaining the donor database; drafting and sending written correspondence; interfacing with the public as Gallery Attendant on an occasional basis; liaising with Studio Program and exhibiting artists.

Requirements: Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal; professional demeanor; highly organized working method and ability to work at a fast pace and juggle multiple tasks; solid understanding of contemporary art; BA or BFA in a relevant field; one to two years of experience in a gallery or non-profit setting; proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Photo editing software on the PC and MAC platform required.

Please email cover letter and resume to askus@lawndaleartcenter.org with the subject line: Administrative Assistant.

Press Releases

For additional images or information, please contact us at askus@lawndaleartcenter.org.

2016-2017 Exhibitions

Press Releases

September 9 - Octber 22, 2016 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

 

The Big Show 2016

Press Release
Artists & Awards Announcement (Word, PDF)

Press Photos

John M. O'Quinn Gallery Installation View

Grace R. Cavnar Gallery Installation View

Cecily E. Horton Gallery Installation View

Award Winner

Katya Vassilyeva
First Cause, 2014
Ink on paper
16.5" x 10"

2016-2017 Lawndale Artist Studio Program

Press Release
Artist Studio Program Participating Artists Announcement (Word, PDF)


Melinda Laszczynski
Moon Twins, 2016
Spray paint, acrylic and paper clay on panel
8” x 10”


Randi Long
Pepe Mar: Parco dei Mostri Performance #1, 2014
Turntables and children’s instruments


Sarah Welch
Endless Monsoon: Cry Me A River Pt. I, 2014
Risograph Printed Comic
5” X 7”

2015-2016 Exhibitions

Press Releases

August 21 - September 26, 2015 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

November 20, 2015 - January 9, 2016 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

January 22 - February 27, 2016 (Word, PDF)

2016 Mural by Russell Etchen (Word, PDF)

March 11 - April 16, 2016 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

May 6 - June 11, 2016 Exhibtions (Word, PDF)

2014-2015 Exhibitions

Press Releases

August 22 - September 27, 2014 Exhibition - Texas Sculpture Group (PDF, Word)

November 21, 2014 - January 10, 2015 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

December 13, 2014 - January 10, 2014 - Lauren Moya Ford (PDF, Word)

January 23 - February 28, 2015 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

2015 Mural by Jonathan Leach (PDF, Word)

March 13 - April 18, 2015 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

May 8 - June 13, 2015 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

2013-2014 Exhibitions

Press Releases

August 23 - September 28, 2013 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

November 22, 2013 - January 11, 2014 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

2014 Mural (PDF, Word)

February 28 - April 12, 2014 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

May 9 - June 14, 2014 Exhibtiions (PDF, Word)

2012-2013 Exhibitions

Press Releases

August 24 - September 29, 2012 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

November 30, 2012 - January 12, 2013 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

January 25 - March 2, 2013 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

March 15 - April 20, 2013 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

2013 Mural (PDF, Word)

May 10 - June 15, 2013 Exhibitions (PDF, Word)

2011-2012 Exhibitions

Press Releases

May 11 - June 16, 2012 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

March 9 - April 14, 2012 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

January 20 - February 25, 2012 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

November 18, 2011 - January 7, 2012 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

August 12 - September 24, 2011 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

2010-2011 Exhibitions

Press Releases
August 20 - September 25, 2010 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

August 20 - 25, 2010
NOOR | Those Who Fell Through the Cracks
Hurricane Katrina Survivors Five Years After the Storm(Word, PDF)

November 19, 2010 - January 15, 2011 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

January 28 - March 12, 2011 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

April 22 - June 4 , 2011 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

2009-2010 Exhibitions

Press Releases
August 21 - September 26, 2009 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

November 20, 2009- January 9, 2010 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

January 22 - Febraury 27, 2010 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

March 12 - April 17, 2010 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

May 7 - June 12, 2010 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

2008-2009 Exhibitions

Press Releases
August 22 - September 27, 2008 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

November 21, 2008 - January 10, 2009 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

January 23 - February 28, 2009 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

March 13 - April 18, 2009 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

May 8 - June 13, 2009 Exhibitions (Word, PDF)

For additional images or information, please contact us at askus@lawndaleartcenter.org.

 

Contact

4912 Main Street
Houston, Texas 77002
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T  713.528.5858
F  713.528.4140
E  askus@lawndaleartcenter.org

Hours
Monday & Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: 12–6 PM
Thursday: 12–8 PM
Friday: 12–6 PM
Saturday & Sunday: 12–5 PM

Admission
Free Exhibition Admission

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