Job opportunities selection by CIMAM

23 November 2021

The Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver is seeking a curator


The Contemporary Art Gallery is currently looking for a full-time curator with an expertise in contemporary art to play a key role in defining the institution’s priorities moving forward, bringing a spirit of collaboration, innovation, responsiveness, and care to the organization’s artistic program.

No deadline: This position will be posted until filled.

LACMA is seeking a Curatorial assistant


LACMA is seeking a full-time Curatorial Assistant reporting to the curator and head of the Wallis Annenberg Photography Department. The Curatorial Assistant provides general administrative support to the department and four curators. This is a three-year termed position.

No deadline.

SAC International Curatorial Residency Program 2022


SAC International Curatorial Residency Program 2022 is the residency program at Barcelona’s Sant Andreu Contemporani, in collaboration with Fabra i Coats – Fàbrica de Creació and Institut Ramon Llull, available to international curators.

Closes: 1 February 2022.

Open Call for VIII MIBYA 2022

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8th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art announces the open call for international curators to take part in the Biennale’s Main Project.

Closes: 18 January 2022.

Kunstverein in Hamburg is seeking a new Director

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Kunstverein in Hamburg. Photo by Fred Dott

As a home to artistic production, exhibition, education, and critical discourse, the Kunstverein is known worldwide as a platform for artistic visions offering new perspectives on art and society.

Closes: 7 January 2022.

Call for nomadic curator

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Freddie Mercado performing at Amsterdam Art Weekend as part of Vleeshal’s nomadic program in 2017.

Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art presents experimental contemporary art. With our program, we want to surprise and encourage reflection amongst the widest possible audience—local and international.

Closes: 12 December 2021.

The Museum of Contemporary Art Australia seeks a Public Engagement Manager

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MCA_Architecture by Pieter Naessens

The position of Public Engagement Manager is one of a team of five supporting the Director, Audience Engagement, and is instrumental in leading MCA’s audience engagement initiatives and public engagement programs.

Closes: 6 December 2021.

The Paper Project, the Getty Foundation


In January 2018 the Getty Foundation launched The Paper Project: Prints and Drawings Curatorship in the 21st Century. This international initiative supports training and professional development for early- to mid-career curators of prints and drawings.

Closes: 1 December 2021.

Deputy Director (Collections Development), National Gallery Singapore


National Gallery Singapore is seeking a dynamic and resourceful candidate with significant experience in institutional collecting, cultivating and stewarding prospective and existing artwork donors to contribute towards the development of the Gallery’s collection.

Closes: 26 November 2021.

Director of Curatorial Affairs, Moca Los Angeles


Working as the primary liaison for curatorial affairs to the Artistic Director and Executive Director, the Director of Curatorial Affairs provides managerial oversight of the Curatorial department and leads the administration, coordination, and successful implementation of all operational aspects of curatorial affairs, including management and cultivation of curatorial staff, exhibition planning and department budgeting, and development of curatorial publications. The Director of Curatorial Affairs also serves as a member of the museum’s senior leadership team, collaborating on strategic planning, the execution of administrative and budgetary matters, the establishment of policies and procedures, and long-range exhibitions and programming schedules.

No deadline.

Desert X is seeking a Director of Development

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Alicja Kwade, ParaPivot (sempiternal clouds), Desert X 2021. Photo by Lance Gerber.

Desert X, a non-profit arts organization that produces an international, site-specific art exhibition, is seeking a director of development.

No deadline.

Exhibition Fellow at Hawai‘i Contemporary

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Paul Pfeiffer, Three Figures in a Room, 2015-present, McCoy Pavilion, HB19

The Exhibition Fellow conducts research and helps procure material resources and services in support the exhibition design of a multi-media contemporary art exhibition. Reporting to the Exhibition Manager + Designer and Executive Director, this fellow will gain an understanding of exhibition installation and logistics.

Closes: No deadline.