"Oh man, this show is gonna be great, just wait until the reviews come in."
When a coworker decides to quit and we’re all like “Go! Fly! Be free!”
When you think everything is done on an install and then something comes up on the final walkthrough.
What happens when management brings in temp “art handlers” to help during massive installs because they don’t want to pay for qualified people.
Ed note: Our temps are actually pretty great (mostly), but I’m sure this is the case elsewhere.
When we finally get the Nauman neon working.
When you’re repairing an installation and a docent you see every day brings over a tour and asks if you work for the artist.
A little known part of art handler training.
Goin into the museum after a holiday weekend.
When the women’s committee asks us to put up and decorate their (20 ft tall) Christmas Trees. And the whole time we’re working, we’re like:
But then they invite us to the fancy ass opening party.