October 24, 2014 - Barbican Centre - Seeking Curator
October 24, 2014

Seeking Curator

Installation view, Pop Art Design, Barbican Art Gallery, London 2013. © Gar Powell-Evans, 2013. Courtesy Barbican Art Gallery.

Curator BC476

Closing date:
7 November 2014, 4pm


Barbican Centre is a world renowned multi-disciplinary art centre. The visual arts are crucially important to its success. The Art Gallery is a leading venue for the presentation of modern and contemporary art, photography, and architecture/design exhibitions, whereas The Curve is devoted to the commissioning of large-scale site-specific installations by contemporary artists.

An exciting opportunity has now arisen for a dynamic curator to join the Visual Arts team in a key role, helping realise our highly regarded exhibition and Curve commissions, occasional off-site projects and public talks and events programme. 

You will be expected to develop innovative exhibition ideas and have a flair for realising authoritative exhibitions which also reach a broad audience. 

We are looking for someone with an exceptional knowledge of 20th- and 21st-century art, an international network, considerable experience of curating loan-based exhibitions and working with artists, as well as having impressive communication skills. 

You can find further information about the Barbican at www.barbican.org.uk.

To apply online, please visit www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/jobs
Alternatively, please contact the Corporate Recruitment Unit on T +020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) or email cru [​at​] cityoflondon.gov.uk quoting reference BC476. 
Minicom service for the hearing impaired available on T +020 7332 3732.

Closing date: 4pm on 7 November. Late applications will not be accepted. 
Interviews will be held second half of November.

The Barbican is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

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