posted 8 March 2019
Freelance Curator, Li-E Chen
Role: Freelance Curator to Li-E Chen
Contract: Freelance, project based - Contingent to Funding
Period: Commencing Jun/Jul 2019 with view to develop into 2022
Salary: Negotiable (dependant on experience)
Li-E Chen is recruiting for a freelance CURATOR to support her next three to four years of artistic development that has come out of her recent One-Year R&D Opera Project: A Silent Opera on the Life and Art of Tehching Hsieh 2017-2018. The Curator will provide support for Li-E Chen’s upcoming residencies, performances, publications and exhibitions.
At least 5 years professional experience in a curating role
Experience in wider forms of contemporary art and performance
Background in the fields of art history and aesthetics
Experience working with people from other artistic disciplines
Experience working with people who have never engaged with the arts before
Willingness to explore and try new approaches
Experience working on longer term projects from conceptualisation to realisation
Professional work ethic when dealing with sensitive and confidential information
Confident using online platforms such as Instagram and other social media
Interest in theatre, contemporary opera and classical music
Experience working with national and international partners
Building national and international partnerships
How to apply:
Candidates should email their expression of interest, highlighting their relevant experience and what they would contribute to this position, alongside an attached CV to using the subject line 'Curator to Li-E Chen: [Your Name]’.
Closing date: Sunday 7 April 2019.
Shortlisted: Wednesday 10 April 2019
Interviews: Friday 12 April 2019 (or on an alternative date if necessary)
The successful candidate will start between June - July 2019 (open for flexibility), exact date will be discussed during interview.
For any enquiries, please contact Hannah Whittaker (Li-E Chen's Assistant) via email to email@example.com.
For more details please visit HERE.
We look forward to receiving your application(s). Thank you.
Li-E Chen - Interdisciplinary artist and director
Hannah Whittaker - Assistant