Frieze is the world’s leading platform for modern and contemporary art, dedicated to artists, galleries, collectors and art lovers alike. Frieze comprises three magazines – frieze, Frieze Masters Magazine and Frieze Week – and seven international art fairs – Frieze London, Frieze Masters, Frieze New York, Frieze Los Angeles, Frieze Seoul, The Armory Show and EXPO Chicago. Legacy art fair brands The Armory Show and EXPO Chicago were acquired by Frieze in September 2023. In October 2021, Frieze also launched No.9 Cork Street, a permanent space for visiting international galleries in the heart of Mayfair, London. Frieze is part of the IMG network.


Endeavor is a global sports and entertainment company, home to many of the world’s most dynamic and engaging storytellers, brands, live events, and experiences. The Endeavor network specializes in talent representation through entertainment agency WME; sports operations and advisory, event management, media production and distribution, and brand licensing through IMG; live event experiences and hospitality through On Location; full-service marketing through global cultural marketing agency 160over90; and sports data and technology through IMG ARENA and OpenBet. Endeavor is also the majority owner of TKO Group Holdings (NYSE: TKO), a premium sports and entertainment company comprising UFC and WWE.



What You'll Do:

We are seeking a skilled Image Researcher to join our Digital Content Team. The Image Researcher will play a pivotal role in sourcing, selecting, and managing images for our social media channels as well as support image research for five fair related print publications. They will be responsible for ensuring that all images are cleared for rights and properly credited. Additionally, the Image Researcher will manage our extensive image archive for past and current gallery presentations at our art fairs.


Key Responsibilities Include But Not Limited To:

  • Collaborate with all teams to ensure timely delivery of images for print and digital channels.
  • Support with comprehensive image research for four issues of Frieze Week magazine and one issue of Frieze Masters magazine, selecting high-quality images that align with editorial themes and content requirements.
  • Clear rights and purchase images as necessary, adhering to budgetary constraints and licensing agreements.
  • Curate and organize image content for social media posts, selecting visually compelling images to promote both print and online content.
  • Select and prioritize images for promotional materials, including advertisements, banners, and posters, to enhance the visibility of our publications and events.
  • Manage the archive of images for current and past gallery presentations at our art fairs, ensuring easy accessibility for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and best practices in image research, copyright clearance, and digital asset management.


You Will Have The Following Strengths:

  • Bachelor's degree in art history, Visual Arts, Media Studies, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in image research and rights clearance, preferably in a publishing or creative agency environment.
  • Strong understanding of copyright laws and licensing agreements, with the ability to negotiate terms and permissions.
  • Proficiency in digital asset management systems and image editing software (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite).
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Creative eye for selecting visually engaging images that resonate with target audiences.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively across teams.
  • Familiarity with social media platforms and their respective image requirements and best practices.
  • Passion for the arts and a keen interest in visual culture.


Our Diversity & Inclusion Statement

Frieze unites people in our love of the arts. We understand this can only be accomplished when we harness the entirety of our company and lead with a lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do. As a global company that drives culture, we are committed to practicing anti-discrimination including race, gender identity, sexual orientation, and disability, together with artists, writers, and cultural practitioners from all backgrounds. There is still much work to be done to address systemic inequality and discrimination within the arts and culture industry, and we are dedicated to making progress to both within our own organisation and the art world at large.


Endeavor unites and brings people together in our love of sport, culture, and entertainment. We understand this can only be accomplished when we lead with a lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do. As a global company that drives culture, we strive to reflect the world’s diverse voices.  



Endeavor is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief.