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Duty Manager (Maternity cover)

The post of Duty Manager works across the QUAD building where you will focus on maintaining a customer experience of the highest possible standard at all times. Pro-active, personable and confident, you need to possess excellent communication and problem solving skills, whilst managing the team on shift. You must also be prepared to assist with other areas of the team: ushering, invigilating and box office. An in-depth knowledge of customer service, health & safety and equal opportunities is a must.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Hannah / Lucy 

Contact Email

work@derbyquad.co.uk

Closing Date

27th May 2019

Curator of Visual Arts

We are seeking an ambitious and talented individual to join the team and lead the curatorial programming at MOSTYN, Wales UK, working with Director, Alfredo Cramerotti, and the wider gallery team, to create a stimulating high-quality exhibition offer to our audiences and online community.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Lacy

Contact Email

lacey@laceywestartintl.com

Closing Date

27th May 2019

Learning Programmes Assistant

The Learning Programmes Assistant will support the development and implementation of a range of activities as part of the learning programmes across Derby Museums sites and activities, in line with Derby Museums’ strategic objectives

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Kat Ralls 

Contact Email

info@derbymuseums.org

Closing Date

27th May 2019

Marketing Assistant

The Marketing Assistant will assist with promoting and raising awareness about The Lightbox through effective delivery of the Marketing and PR strategies and campaigns under the guidance of the Operations Manager and Senior Marketing and Communications Officer. The role involves being responsible for generating media leads for local press, taking publicity photographs, providing weekly columns and event listings for press, online directories and national listings and gathering press generated for the monthly report. Marketing duties include the creation and design of in-house marketing literature under the guidance of the Operations Manager and Senior Marketing and Communications Officer.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Pru Shackley

Contact Email

pru.shackley@thelightbox.org.uk

Closing Date

28th May 2019

Visitor Experience Events Officer

An exciting key position has arisen for a highly motivated individual to be part of the Operations Team at The Lightbox Gallery and Museum. Working closely with the Visitor Experience Team, the Officer will be responsible for the delivery of all Lightbox events which includes external venue hire, internal meetings and public Lightbox events. T

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Pru Shackley

Contact Email

pru.shackley@thelightbox.org.uk

Closing Date

28th May 2019

Freelance Sponsorship Consultant

This role will focus on finding partners and sponsors for Mediale events and artworks. The post holder will develop, commercially successful sponsorship models, securing event sponsorship and exhibition income, working towards achieving income targets. An excellent networker, the Sponsorship Consultant should be able to build and maintain strong external relationships with potential sponsors, corporate partners, and supporters.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Will Dreyfus 

Contact Email

will@yorkmediale.com

Closing Date

29th May 2019

Freelance Curatorial Producer

The Curatorial Producer will work with us to develop a number of internationally significant new commissions. Taking responsibility for working with artists and creative teams, the Curatorial Producer will shape projects in collaboration with the Executive Producer and Creative Director, the internal programming team, and several of the core partners of the organisation. They will also create timelines, budgets and support fundraising development to ensure the coordination of logistics to exceptional standards. They will focus on creative development and then logistics in bringing a number of complex projects to fruition.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Will Dreyfus 

Contact Email

will@yorkmediale.com

Closing Date

29th May 2019

Call for residency participants

A three weeks residency program for Romanian and international artists is waiting for you to apply! If you want to create collaborative and participatory works, this is the chance. From visual arts to performance, from theater to dance, music, painting, sculpture, photo, video, installation and literature or more experimental forms, every means of expression is welcome. The residencies will take place between 16th of August and 9th of September.

Opportunity Type

Residency

Contact Name

v z b l festival

Contact Email

invzbl@solidart.online

Closing Date

30th May 2019

Fabricators / Technicians

PSC is committed to creating opportunities which enable artists to develop long-term sustainable art practices. We do this by creating opportunities for paid employment that utilise their creative and technical skills and experience, in a way that does not demand a full-time commitment. We recognise the need of artists to spend time on their own practice as well as to earn the additional money required to sustain it. We have a database of artists who are experienced fabricators or technicians to call on when specific projects require.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Lucy Tomlins

Contact Email

admin@pangaeasculptorscentre.com

Closing Date

31st May 2019

YSP YORKSHIRE GRADUATE AWARD 2019

Since the very beginning in 1977, YSP has offered artists a unique space to work and think. We continue to host artist residencies, open studios and laboratories for experimental and risk-taking practice, underpinned by the support of our curatorial and technical expertise. Over the last few years, YSP has supported recently graduated artists, in partnership with the University of the Arts and the Royal College of Art, in London. Building on this successful programme, YSP extended this opportunity in 2018 to include Yorkshire universities.

Opportunity Type

Prize/Award

Contact Name

Yorkshire Sculpture Award

Contact Email

curators@ysp.org.uk

Closing Date

31st May 2019

The Matador Review seeks Summer 2019 submissions

Alternative art and literature magazine The Matador Review is accepting submissions for the Summer 2019 publication. We publish poetry, fiction, flash fiction, and creative non-fiction, inviting all unpublished literature written in the English language (and translations that are accompanied by the original text) as well as many forms of visual art.

Opportunity Type

Project

Contact Name

Mandy Grathwohl

Contact Email

contact@matadorreview.com

Closing Date

31st May 2019

POUND COMPETITION

Pound has been established as an experiment to see if a micro-scale art funding project can exist from the change in our pockets. Pound is an art competition open to everyone and anyone. It is intended as a means of encouraging art projects and artistic experimentation. We want to see everything and anything – new ideas, concepts, uncompleted works, and gallery pieces!

Opportunity Type

Prize/Award

Contact Name

Ryan Lee Boultbee

Contact Email

ryanboultbee@me.com

Closing Date

31st May 2019

Development Operations Assistant

This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in the Development Operations Team, which facilitates the smooth working and success of the National Gallery’s Development Department. The Development Department raises income to support for the National Gallery and its activities, helping to maintain and enhance the Gallery’s world-class collection for the benefit of visitors from the UK and overseas.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

HR

Contact Email

information@ng-london.org.uk

Closing Date

2nd June 2019

Secretary to the Board and Head of Governance

The National Gallery is seeking a Secretary to the Board and Head of Governance to lead on Corporate Governance issues and provide high-level advice and support to the Chair, Board, Director and Executive Committee.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

HR

Contact Email

nformation@ng-london.org.uk

Closing Date

2nd June 2019

Head of Legal

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head of Legal to lead the in-house legal team at the National Gallery.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

HR

Contact Email

information@ng-london.org.uk

Closing Date

2nd June 2019

Curator & Exhibition Producer

We are seeking an experienced curator and exhibition specialist to play a key role in the R&D and delivery of NAE’s exhibition, touring and commissioning programme. Working to the Director of Programmes, the Curator and Exhibition Producer will support all aspects of the artistic programme, leading on administrative and coordination processes and working across departments to aid connectivity. The Curator and Exhibition Producer will also have opportunity to lead a selection of their own curatorial projects/commissions.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Melanie Kidd 

Contact Email

recruitment@nae.org.uk

Closing Date

2nd June 2019

Graphic Design Commission

As part of a month long research and development project exploring potentials for a new Public Programme at AirSpace Gallery, we are looking for a talented artist/graphic designer or collective to refresh our branding.

Opportunity Type

Commission

Contact Name

Selina Oakes

Contact Email

so@airspacegallery.org

Closing Date

2nd June 2019

Board Members

LEVEL is seeking to appoint board members who will lead on our strategic planning and help us maintain our National Portfolio status from Arts Council England. You will join a committed and experienced team keen to make sure LEVEL can really make a difference.

Opportunity Type

Volunteering

Contact Name

Andrew Williams 

Contact Email

andrew@levelcentre.com

Closing Date

3rd June 2019

Exhibitions and Collections Officer

As a member of the Exhibitions Department, the main purpose of this post is to deliver The Lightbox programme of exhibitions and displays and advise the Exhibitions Manager on matters of policy and practice in the management of the collections.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Peter Hall

Contact Email

peter.hall@thelightbox.org.uk

Closing Date

10th June 2019

Open call – artist commission

National Trust Lyveden is currently inviting artists to submit proposals for a bold new outdoor artwork as part of the Lyveden Reconnected project. Lyveden, in Northamptonshire, is one of the most important and unique gardens in England. It represents one man’s expression of his faith and belief at a time of great instability, change and danger. As part of our ambitious programme, we are seeking a socially engaged artist to explore the big themes that Lyveden represents.

Opportunity Type

Commission

Contact Name

Becca Connock

Contact Email

becca.connock@nationaltrust.org.uk

Closing Date

10th June 2019

Call for Associate Artists

We are now inviting applications from Lincolnshire-based artists, writers, performers & creatives, for two 12-month Associate Artist positions. Successful applicants will each be awarded a studio space at Mansions of the Future, rent free. 

Opportunity Type

Project

Contact Name

Colette Griffin

Contact Email

info@mansionsofthefuture.org

Closing Date

10th June 2019

Associate Artist (Learning Programme)

We are seeking to establish a small team of Associate Artists to work with the Learning Producer to develop our programmes with schools and related service providers to increase young peoples’ access to NAE’s exhibitions and to enrich the cultural learning opportunity locally and within the region.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Ruth Lewis-Jones

Contact Email

ruth@nae.org.uk

Closing Date

13th June 2019

Artistic Director/Joint CEO

Arts Catalyst is looking to appoint a new Artistic Director/Joint CEO to develop its programme and establish the organisation in Sheffield, to where the organisation will be relocating from its current home in London over the next 15 – 18 months. This is an exciting opportunity to shape Arts Catalyst’s artistic future and, jointly with the Executive Director, to lead Arts Catalyst into its exciting next chapter, building on its position as one of the UK’s leading contemporary art organisations.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Claudia Lastra 

Contact Email

claudia.lastra@artscatalyst.org

Closing Date

14th June 2019

Visitor Experience Assistant

The National Centre for Craft & Design is seeking three Visitor Experience Assistants to join its busy and creative front of house team. Based within our galleries, this role delivers excellent customer service offering knowledgeable information on our exhibitions and wider creative programme to enrich the visitor experience at The National Centre for Craft & Design.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Carl Ferro- Fields

Contact Email

carl.ferro-fields@lincsinspire.com

Closing Date

17th June 2019

Stanley Picker Fellowships Design & Fine Art 2019

The Stanley Picker Gallery at Kingston University is currently seeking to appoint two contemporary practitioners to the Stanley Picker Fellowships in Design & Fine Art 2019.

Opportunity Type

Fellowship

Contact Name

David Falkner

Contact Email

stanleypickergallery@kingston.ac.uk

Closing Date

17th June 2019

Art Therapists in Primary Schools

Towner Art Gallery is recruiting Art Therapists to work in a local schools as part of a pilot programme, free at the point of service for children and young people and is funded through philanthropic donations as part of a fundraising campaign.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Marina Castledine

Contact Email

marina.castledine@townereastbourne.org.uk

Closing Date

21st June 2019

Volunteer Coordinator

We are looking for an enthusiastic and  motivated Volunteer Coordinator to join us working in the Attenborough Arts Centre.  With over 18 years of experience, our programme offers performance, courses and workshops, contemporary art exhibitions, activities for children and families, and more.

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Alistair Burns 

Contact Email

ajb163@leicester.ac.uk

Closing Date

24th June 2019

Open Call: 100p

100p is an experimental art fund open to all UK artists, practising in any medium. To apply for a £1 grant to create original work(s) see the link below.

Opportunity Type

Prize/Award

Contact Name

Ryan Lee Boultbee

Contact Email

100p@boltandbee.co.uk

Closing Date

30th July 2019

East Midlands Graduate Project: EM19: Call for Submissions

Surface Gallery is now accepting submissions for our eleventh East Midlands Graduate Project: EM19: Nottingham’s only graduate residency. This opportunity supports Fine Art graduates from across the region by offering a free residency and exhibition in an independent contemporary art space to kick-start the transition from university to professional art world.

Opportunity Type

Exhibition

Contact Name

Jez Kirby

Contact Email

jez@surfacegallery.org

Closing Date

5th August 2019

Studio/gallery space to rent

I have recently graduated from DMU in Leicester and I’m starting my practise as an artist and sculptor in Tur Langton Leicestershire. I have a large studio space in my garden which could easily house 4 artists, there is enough room for teaching space a …

Opportunity Type

Employment

Contact Name

Lis naylor

Contact Email

lis@liswelsh.com

Closing Date

30th September 2019

VIA Arts Prize 2019 Call for entries

The Embassy of Brazil to the UK, in partnership with ACALASP (the Association of Cultural Attachés of Latin America, Spain and Portugal), People’s Palace Projects (Queen Mary University of London), Itaú and Instituto Cervantes is currently inviting entries for the fifth edition of the VIA Arts Prize.

Opportunity Type

Prize/Award

Contact Name

Phoebe Ruffels

Contact Email

london@damsonpr.com

Closing Date

30th September 2019

NOW you see me – shadow/mentoring and exhibition opportunities

Carol Parker is collaborating on an Arts Council England funding application which will provide the opportunity for 4 artists living/working in Fenland, Forest Heath or Peterborough to receive a paid shadowing and mentoring package working with older adult in residential care; plus exhibition opportunity during June 2018-Oct 2019.

Opportunity Type

Training

Contact Name

Carol Parker

Contact Email

carolparker1@live.co.uk

Closing Date

1st October 2019

INDIALOGUE 2019

InDialogue is back, and this time it is inviting artists and researchers to participate in the interrogation of dialogue across 3 cities in the Midlands, UK. Over the course of 3 days, InDialogue-ers will activate the cities of Derby, Lincoln and Nottingham through papers, workshops, performances, happenings, artist-led labs, live music, eat together, dance, debate, create installations and interventions.

Opportunity Type

Project

Contact Name

InDialogue

Contact Email

in.dialogue.event@gmail.com

Closing Date

21st November 2019

Visual artists wanted for collaboration with composer.

Composer looking for visual artists interested in using music as an integral part of an exhibition.

Opportunity Type

Project

Contact Name

Peter Cousins

Contact Email

talk@petercousins.com

Closing Date

12th February 2020