John Michael Kohler Arts Center: A nationally acclaimed visual and performing arts complex in downtown Sheboygan, the Arts Center is devoted to innovative explorations in contemporary American art. Its exhibitions focus on a wide range of art forms, with particular emphasis on sculpture, photography, crafts, new genres, installation art, ongoing folk traditions, and the work of self-taught artists. The performing arts emphasize dance, music, and theatre performances from around the world. Programming also includes a renowned Arts/Industry residency program, classes, and special events. With the completion of its expansion, the new 100,000-square-foot Arts Center comprises ten galleries, an intimate theatre, a flexible interdisciplinary performance space, studio-classrooms, meeting spaces, the ARTspace shop, and the ARTcafe. The Arts Center also has an adjunct site: ARTspace, an exhibition space and shop in The Shops at Woodlake in Kohler Village.

Current Employment Opportunities:


The John Michael Kohler Arts Center is seeking an experienced Collections Manager for a newly created position developed to create a leadership role for two major collections-based initiatives and to lead the registrar team.

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The assistant curator will coordinate and manage the content and logistics of most of the Arts Center’s exhibitions, and will provide research for the exhibitions and Arts Center’s internationally renowned collection.

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The Curatorial Assistant will support the curatorial staff for all matters pertaining to exhibitions, collections, and general department endeavors; may also assist Manager of Exhibitions and Collections, Registrar/s or other Exhibitions department members as necessary.   

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We are looking for friendly and outgoing individuals to engage with visitors in an assigned gallery, provide information about the artist and the work, enforce visitor guidelines regarding security, and assure safety.  

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We are seeking a highly motivated, independent worker. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are crucial. Previous retail and cash handling experience required; computer proficiency also necessary

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The Guest Services Assistant will greet and direct callers and visitors. Responsibilities include providing general information, handling a multiline telephone system, administrative tasks, security-related duties, and sales of Arts Center offerings, which include performances, classes, and workshops, using an integrated database system.

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Part-time position for a creative individual to serve as a preschool teacher beginning August 2017, for the September-June morning preschool for 4-5 year olds.

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General duties include maintenance of the facility and grounds; upkeep such as painting, carpentry, and related building projects; maintenance and repair of plumbing and electrical systems, including replacing worn or defective parts such as switches and fuses; and maintenance and repair of hoses, wiring, and belts, in machines and equipment.    

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We are seeking enthusiastic, experienced instructors to teach students from youth to adults. Responsibilities include instructing students through the techniques of ceramics/pottery and providing knowledge and skills for students to build on.  Be a part of a high quality pottery program and work in a growing art community within the John Michael Kohler Arts Center and Sheboygan. Classes are held Tuesday and Thursday evenings, some weekends, and other teaching opportunities could be available based on schedule.

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John Michael Kohler Arts Center
Attn: Human Resources
608 New York Avenue
Sheboygan, WI 53081
fax: 920-458-4473 

The John Michael Kohler Arts Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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