CALL FOR CURATORS

Window Gallery are seeking curators to contribute to the running of our onsite and online programmes for the remainer of 2021 and beyond.

Window is a dual-platform contemporary art and project space which showcases contemporary and experimental works. It lives onsite at The University of Auckland’s General Library foyer, and online at windowgallery.co.nz.

We are looking for one - two gallery facilitators to join the current team, planning and executing onsite and online programmes alongside supporting and showcasing ambitious and engaging projects through our platforms and events.

The facilitator position is voluntary, entailing between 5–10 hours of curatorial and administrative work per week, with exhibitions rotating on a six-weekly basis. Successful applicants will be curious, passionate, driven, empathetic, and great at teamwork.

We are searching for those competent (or keen to learn) in the following areas:

CURATORIAL

Active engagement with the local art community
Strong writing ability
Understand aspects of exhibition and installation processes

ADMINISTRATIVE

Proactive planning and management skills
Ability to network and promote upcoming shows
Sensitivity to working within a larger institutional context
Design skills and/or competence in web development
Email and social media maintenance

SUBMISSION

Applications are to be sent as a single PDF to window-curators@auckland.ac.nz by midnight on Monday 11 October.
Please submit a one-page CV and covering letter detailing who you are and why you're interested in being in the WIndow Gallery team. You may supply relevant supporting material, e.g. examples of previous critical writing or previous work, if you like.