[artinfo] Kunsthal Charlottenborg seeks new director

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Vacancy for Kunsthal Charlottenborg Director

We are seeking an ambitious, visionary Director 
with the will and courage to strengthen Kunsthal 
Charlottenborg's position in the international 
art world, and, in cooperation with our proactive 
Governing Board, to develop and implement a 
powerful artistic vision.

The Director will be allowed maximum artistic and 
personal freedom to ensure Kunsthal 
Charlottenborg's reach as an agenda-setting 
organisation, recognised nationally and 
internationally for its exhibition programmes, 
international cooperation, innovative 
interdisciplinary initiatives and specialist 

The successful candidate will have: excellent 
interpersonal skills; an international 
perspective and network; a solid focus on modern 
and contemporary art; the ability, aspiration and 
courage to discourse with all stakeholders in the 
art world; experience in innovative communication 
and media praxis; a talent for organisation; 
personal drive; the will to succeed; an acute 
understanding of the correlation between finances 
and politics; and, naturally, attach importance 
to close dialogue with Kunsthal Charlottenborg's 
Governing Board.

The Director will have thorough knowledge and 
proven experience of financial control, financing 
and fund raising.

The Director is appointed by Kunsthal 
Charlottenborg's Governing Board, to which he or 
she will report directly. This appointment is 
fixed term.

Any queries with respect to the position should 
be directed to Mr Michael Bjørn Nellemann, 
Governing Board Chair, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, 
at + 33 6 78 79 06 38; or by email to 
<mailto:micnel at um.dk>micnel at um.dk

Written applications attaching a CV and a brief 
outline of how you visualise Kunsthal 
Charlottenborg's future must be received by us no 
later than Tuesday 09 February 2010. Electronic 
applications should be sent to 
<mailto:micnel at kunsthalcharlottenborg.dk>micnel at kunsthalcharlottenborg.dk

All correspondence in relation to the position of 
Kunsthal Charlottenborg director should be 
forwarded to:

Mr Michael Bjørn Nellemann
Governing Board Chair
Kunsthal Charlottenborg
Nyhavn 2
1051 Copenhagen K

Interviews for the position of Director are 
scheduled for February 2010, with a view to 
appointment in the spring of 2010.

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