[artinfo] Job opportunity: Artistic Director

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Sun May 21 15:03:09 CEST 2017

Seeking Artistic Director

Full time, three year contract

Application deadline: May 29, 2017, 9am


Te Tuhi is one of New Zealand's foremost contemporary art spaces and 
a leader in supporting experimental practice.

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic arts professional with 
proven leadership and management skills, and significant curatorial 
experience. The Artistic Director leads the delivery of the 
exhibition programme for Te Tuhi. Working alongside and reporting to 
the Executive Director, you will provide artistic direction and 
leadership to all aspects of Te Tuhi's work.

You will curate and manage a minimum of twelve exhibitions a year, 
with at least half of the artworks exhibited being new commissions, 
sited both within the Te Tuhi premises in Pakuranga and throughout 
Auckland. The programme will maintain a balance of national and 
international artists, and will address relevant socio-political 
issues that will engage and inspire the public of Auckland.

You will have proven curatorial ability and programming skills, along 
with excellent knowledge of contemporary art, internationally and 
nationally, and general knowledge of curatorial developments. You 
will respect and work with New Zealand's culturally diverse 
communities, understand our relationships in the Asia-Pacific region, 
and honour the Treaty of Waitangi as the nation's founding document. 
You will have proven budget development and management skills and be 
entrepreneurial, creative and resourceful with budget planning.

To apply for this role please download the full information pack from 

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