Call for applications
The Artspace internship offers someone with a commitment to curating the opportunity to learn in a 12-month mentored relationship with incoming Artspace director Caterina Riva. The successful candidate will be proactively assisting in the implementation of our annual programme of activities.
The ideal person is passionate about contemporary art, taking the initiative when required and willing to take on diverse tasks and able to work in a small dedicated team. Preferably you will have an art history or fine art background, a proven talent for writing and a strong desire to be involved in contemporary art. Some degree of technical or practical experience would also be an asset.
The successful candidate will:
Absorb, enquire and extend themselves as an active contributor to the Artspace community.
Provide a critical sounding board for the Director as they research and produce exhibitions, essays and concepts.
Actively take part in all stages of the exhibition process from the conceptual planning through physical installation to promotion and administration.
The internship culminates in the curation of an exhibition at Artspace
This is a one-year, fixed-term training position, which receives a small remuneration. It is 35 hours per week including Saturdays and commences in July 2011. You must be a New Zealand citizen or resident to apply.
Applications close 10 June 2011
Forward your CV and a brief statement on your motivations and aspirations for the future to:
ARTSPACE 2011 Internship
PO Box 68418
Or email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org