Gibbous has now served over 70 artists in countries around the world. Our work is impactful, intimate, and custom-made. Our artists are winning grants, landing residencies, showing work, and capitalizing on the many opportunities that arise from a unique and creative career path. In addition to the coaching, grant writing, and website support we give artists, research is a huge part of what we do. As Gibbous grows, our team is growing too. Join us as Opportunities Research Specialist. 


Opportunities Research Specialist



The Opportunities Research Specialist will work under the director, Erin Elder to produce custom spreadsheets that identify specific opportunities for individual artists. The ORS will be hired as a contractor on an as-needed basis. 

approximately 10-20 hours per month

at will and on call, as needed

$25/hr rate, paid twice monthly

can work remotely from anywhere in the USA

a paid training session will be provided


A qualified candidate will have a passion for supporting artists and be interested in exploring a variety of art worlds. The candidate will understand that there are many pathways to a successful life and will be responsive to the specific goals of individual artists. ​Ideal candidates will possess the following skills or experience:

  • experience with excel and googledocs

  • experience with research

  • knowledge of contemporary visual art or related field

  • experience doing freelance or contract work

  • a college degree



The ORS will be expected to work confidentially, professionally, and with a keen awareness of time management. The workload will fluctuate from 10-20 hours per month. All deliverables will required within 1-2 weeks of assignment.  Must be willing to communicate by email and phone, while working remotely. 


  • work independently and efficiently

  • track time with accuracy

  • deliver well-designed, well-organized products

  • communicate clearly and professionally

  • maintain client confidentiality

  • ask for support, as needed


TO APPLY (position open until filled)

Send the following materials to hello@gibbouscreative.net

  • cover letter 

  • CV

  • 3 professional references