Join TAAH as Junior Curator for 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair!

The African Art Hub (TAAH) is delighted to extend an invitation for a Junior Curator to join us at the esteemed 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair in New York, from May 1st to May 4th.

About TAAH:

The African Art Hub (TAAH) is a UK-based art platform and agency with a mission to promote contemporary African art, ensuring an enchanting journey that captivates both artists and collectors, leaving an indelible impression. TAAH is dedicated to advocating for African artists and providing them with global exposure through collaborations with galleries and participation in prestigious art fairs. Our aim is to showcase exceptional works by artists from Africa and the diaspora, celebrating the transformative power of African art and embracing diverse narratives that merge tradition and innovation.

Role Overview:

As a Junior Curator with TAAH, collaborating closely with our experienced team, you’ll curate a compelling exhibition, engage with renowned artists and collectors, and immerse yourself fully in the art fair experience.


  • Collaborate with senior curators to develop captivating exhibitions that resonate with audiences.
  • Assist in the meticulous curation of exhibition booths for the art fair, ensuring impeccable presentation.
  • Engage with artists, collectors, and visitors, fostering meaningful connections within the art community.
  • Participate in gallery openings and contribute to event coordination efforts.
  • Document the excitement of the fair through social media initiatives and strategic documentation.


Do you possess a deep-seated passion for contemporary African art? That’s a prerequisite.

In addition, we value:

  • A background in curatorial studies or art history, demonstrating your understanding of the art landscape.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks effectively.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal abilities, essential for building relationships.
  • Proficiency in Google Drive, Google Sheets, and other essential tools.
  • Sales and marketing experience is advantageous but not mandatory.

How to Apply:

If you’re ready to make a meaningful contribution to the world of African art, we encourage you to apply. Please send your resume and a compelling cover letter outlining your passion for contemporary African art to [email protected] with the subject line: “Junior Curator Application – 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair”. The application deadline is March 28th, 2024.

-African Art Hub LinkedIn Posting.