About

Mission

Judd Foundation maintains and preserves Donald Judd’s permanently installed living and working spaces, libraries, and archives in New York and Marfa, Texas. The Foundation promotes a wider understanding of Judd’s artistic legacy by providing access to these spaces and resources and by developing scholarly and educational programs.

Judd Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

Board of Directors

  • Robert C. Beyer, Treasurer
  • Dudley Del Balso
  • Jenny Dixon
  • Fairfax Dorn, Chair
  • Flavin Judd
  • Rainer Judd, President
  • Carl Ryan, Secretary
  • Ellen Salpeter

Staff

  • Flavin Judd
    • Artistic Director
  • Rainer Judd
    • President
  • Allison Ake
    • Visitor Services and Events Manager, New York
  • Caroline Carlsmith
    • Development Coordinator
  • Alexis Daran
    • Controller & Human Resources Director
  • Jesse Dominguez
    • Facilities, Marfa
  • Richard Griggs
    • Chief Operating Officer
  • Yasmine Guevara
    •  Office Coordinator, Marfa
  • Tara Hornung
    • Conservator
  • Christopher Longfellow
    • Director of Operations, New York & Donald Judd Furniture
  • Jonathon Lujan
    • Facilities, Marfa
  • Christopher Mackie
    • Collections Assistant, Marfa
  • Jeff Matheis
    • Visitor Services and Programs Manager, Marfa
  • Susanne Maurer
    • Visitor Services Coordinator, Marfa
  • Xavier McFarlin
    • Catalogue Raisonné Research Assistant
  • Ellie Meyer
    • Catalogue Raisonné Research Manager
  • Caitlin Murray
    • Director of Archives & Programs
  • Claire Olszewski
    • Administrative Assistant
  • Hannah Parker
    • Director of Development
  • Alessandra Pohlmann
    • Building & Collection Assistant, New York
  • Rico Roman
    • Facilties, Marfa
  • Randy Sanchez
    • Facilities Manager, Marfa
  • Molly Shea
    • Registrar
  • Andrea Walsh
    • Director of Communications
  • Emma Whelan
    • Digital Content & Rights Coordinator

Guides

  • Cody Barber
  • Eugene Binder
  • Jack Copeland
  • Lourdes Correa-Carlo
  • Shannon Finnegan
  • Josh Franco
  • Charlotte Hallberg
  • Tina Hejtmanek
  • Josh Jones
  • Jessica Kaire
  • Rebecca Layton
  • Charlotte Meyer
  • Dominic Nurre
  • Leah Raintree
  • David Rosenberg
  • Matt Scobey
  • Diana Simard
  • Susan Stainman
  • Anthony Viti
  • Tricia Wright

Opportunities

Temporary Visitor Services Coordinator
Judd Foundation, New York

Judd Foundation was created in 1996 by Donald Judd’s last will and testament to maintain and preserve his permanently-installed living and working spaces, libraries and archives in Texas and New York. The Foundation maintains and opens to the public 101 Spring Street, NY, Donald Judd’s home and studio.

For the period of February 25th – July 11th, 2020, Judd Foundation seeks a temporary Visitor Services Coordinator to assist the Visitor Services and Events Manager in administering the expanded opening of 101 Spring Street for guided and self-guided visits. The Coordinator will assist with the management of the Visit Program and the team of Temporary Visitor Services Associates. The role will encompass the general visitor services activities including: greet visitors; sell tickets; maintain the cloakroom; sell and maintain merchandise; and support all visitor services and event activities.

A highly motivated individual with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills is a must. The Coordinator will assist in coordinating the temporary program, representing Judd Foundation to the public, and scheduling and processing visits.

This position is based at 101 Spring Street, SoHo, New York. The Coordinator will report to the Visitor Services and Events Manager.

The temporary position will run from February 25th – July 11th, 2020 at 30-40 hours per week, working Wednesday-Sunday. The weekly work schedule may be subject to change, based on the Visit Program schedule.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Ensure exceptional customer service in all aspects of the Visit Program.
  • Manage visit booking system, OvationTix online ticket software, when on duty.
  • Manage Visitor Services Associates, coordinate staffing and interns for the Visit Program, including taking timesheets.
  • Compile daily visitor and sales reporting for Senior Staff.
  • Ensure efficient processing of any walk-in visitors, onsite bookings and merchandise sales.
  • Monitor visits. Be available to assist guides and provide assistance to the public as required.
  • Coordinate and assist with the operation of all visitor services activities.
  • Field inquiries for access to 101 Spring Street, greet and check-in visitors upon arrival.
  • After training, provide back-up coverage of guided visits should artist guides be unavailable.
  • Responsible for helping to ensure the safety of visitors, including coordination of access for those with special needs.
  • Responsible for helping to ensure the safety of the collection, including monitoring of the exhibition space and the collection.
  • Maintain the cleanliness and appearance of the ground floor exhibition space of 101 Spring St.

Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years of visitor service experience for an art institution (preferred) or comparable customer service / retail experience, including the management of staff.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and an ability to interact well with a wide range of people and personalities at all levels.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail, organization and the ability to perform administrative duties efficiently.
  • Interest in modern and contemporary art.
  • A Bachelor’s degree is preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. Experience with online ticketing and scheduling software, and development databases (eTapestry) preferred.

Employment:

  • Competitive hourly pay.
  • Judd Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.

To Apply:
Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter. No phone calls, please. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. Due to the number of submissions, only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.

Please send applications to human.resources@juddfoundation.org with “Temporary Visitor Services Coordinator” in the subject line.

 

Temporary Visitor Services Associate, Part-Time
Judd Foundation, New York

Judd Foundation was created in 1996 by Donald Judd’s last will and testament to maintain and preserve his permanently-installed living and working spaces, libraries and archives in Texas and New York. The Foundation maintains and opens to the public 101 Spring Street, NY, Donald Judd’s home and studio.

For the period of February 25th – July 11th, 2020, Judd Foundation seeks temporary Visitor Services Associates to assist in the expanded opening of 101 Spring Street. The Associates will assist with a range of visitor services activities including: greet visitors; sell tickets; maintain the cloakroom; sell and maintain merchandise; and support general visitor services and event activities.

Highly motivated individuals with excellent interpersonal skills are a must. The Associates will represent Judd Foundation and provide a high quality of visitor service.

The Associates will be available to work Friday and Saturdays, 10:30am-6:00pm and also will be available for afternoon work 1:00pm-6:00pm Tuesday-Sunday. Opportunities for event work, in the morning and evenings, may also be available during the temporary period.

This position is based at 101 Spring Street, in SoHo, New York. The Associates will report to the Visitor Services Coordinator and Visitor Services and Events Manager. The position is a temporary, part-time post, paid hourly. The weekly work schedule will be subject to change, based on the Visit Program schedule and availability.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Ensure exceptional customer service in all aspects of the Visit Program.
  • Work with Judd Foundation’s online ticketing system, OvationTix, to sell tickets and confirm reservations.
  • Field inquiries, greet and check-in visitors upon arrival.
  • Sell merchandise and operate cloakroom.
  • Monitor visitors, and be available to assist guides and provide assistance to the public as required.
  • Responsible for helping to ensure the safety of visitors, including coordination of access for those with special needs.
  • Responsible for helping to ensure the safety of the collection, including monitoring of the exhibition space and the collection.
  • Maintain the cleanliness and appearance of the ground floor exhibition space of 101 Spring St.

Qualifications:

  • 1-year visitor service experience for an art institution (preferred) or customer service/retail experience, dealing directly with the public.
  • Good interpersonal skills and an ability to interact well with a wide range of people.
  • Excellent attention to detail, and well organized.
  • Interest in modern and contemporary art.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. Experience with online ticketing/scheduling software beneficial.

Employment:

  • Competitive hourly pay.
  • Judd Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.

To Apply:
Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter. No phone calls, please. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. Due to the number of submissions, only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.

Please send applications to human.resources@juddfoundation.org with “Temporary Visitor Services Associate” in the subject line.

 

Internships

Judd Foundation offers Archives and Conservation internships during the summer, fall, and spring quarters in our Marfa office. Often requiring specialized training, these internships focus on documenting, conserving, and making the collection accessible.

Judd Foundation offers Development, Visitor Service, Catalogue Raisonné, and Communications internships during the fall, winter, spring, and summer quarters in our New York office. Specialty internships are available from time to time based on needs.

Contact

  • New York
    101 Spring Street
    New York, NY 10012
    212 219 2747 Telephone
    212 2193125 Fax
  • Marfa
    104 South Highland Avenue
    Marfa, TX 79843-0218
    432 729 4406 Telephone
    432 729 4614 Fax

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