Job opportunities selection by CIMAM

11 May 2021

Call for Director of Kadist San Francisco

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KADIST San Francisco.

KADIST is looking for an experienced administrative director and public programs curator to serve as Director of KADIST San Francisco.

Closes: 2 June 2021.

Open Call Young Curators Academy 2021


In the course of the 5th Berlin Autumn Salon, Maxim Gorki Theatre Berlin is calling for participants to be part of the digital edition of the Young Curators Academy.

Closes: 30 May 2021.

Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf is seeking a new director

Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf. Photo: Katja Illner.

The Kunstverein, founded in 1829, is looking to appoint a new director to head the institution, who is able to continue its innovative work with the help of a small and motivated team.

Closes: 28 May 2021.

Haus der Kunst is seeking a Head of Program and Research

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Activation of Franz Erhard Walther, Erster Werksatz, 1963–69. Performance view, Haus der Kunst, Munich, 2020. Photo: Diana Pfammatter.

Haus der Kunst (HdK) is seeking a Head of Program and Research (Chief Curator). As a vital part of the senior management team, the role will be instrumental in shaping and implementing HdK’s transformation, which is already underway.

Closes: 28 May 2021.

Curatorial Research Assistant, MOCA, Los Angeles


The Curatorial Research Assistant is responsible for development-phase research and coordination of a new commission and related career survey of a major contemporary artist.

No deadline

Assistant, Associate, or full Curator, Modern and Contemporary Art, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

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This position offers an opportunity to build upon the Museum’s historic role in producing innovative exhibitions, publications and programs in modern and contemporary art.

No deadline

Senior Manager (Programmes), National Gallery Singapore


Working under the direction of the Assistant Director (Programmes), the candidate will be responsible for developing programmes that enable the National Gallery Singapore’s to reach a broad based audience, with a focus on families, youth and non-traditional museum going audiences.

No deadline

Crystal Bridges is seeking a Curator, Visual Arts

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The Curator, Visual Arts, the Momentary will be the strategic team leader for the contemporary visual arts program at the Momentary and lead our engagement with visual artists.

No deadline

El Paso Museum of Art calls for a new Director


The City of El Paso is recruiting nationally for an experienced, hands-on, and high-energy El Paso Museum of Art Director.

No deadline: This position will close when a preset number of qualified applications have been received.

The Bronx Museum seeks a full-time Senior Curator


The Bronx Museum seeks a full-time Senior Curator to join a team working to reaffirm the Museum’s commitment as a liberated space where arts and culture are in service to its diverse communities. An in-depth knowledge of contemporary art is preferred.

Closes: 14 May 2021.

2022–2023 Curator-In-Residence Program Open Call

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Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is now accepting applications from national and international curators for its 2022–2023 Curator-in-Residence Program.

Closes: 14 May 2021.

Call for Curators: 2022 Wisconsin Triennial


The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art (MMoCA) is pleased to announce the opening of a call for guest curators for its 2022 Wisconsin Triennial.

Closes: May 10 2021.

MACBA- Museum of Contemporary Art of Barcelona seeks a new Director


The Museum is recognised internationally for promoting critical thinking through its exhibitions, public activities, rigorous research and educational programmes.

Closes: 7 May 2021.

Nottingham Contemporary is looking for a curator of Live Programmes


Nottingham Contemporary is looking for a curator of Live Programmes to join our team to manage an ambitious programme of free talks, conferences, screenings, performances and workshops, which explore important cultural and socio-political topics.

Closes: 5 May 2021.

Wyndham Art Gallery looks for a Visual Arts Curator


This role within Wyndham City’s vibrant Arts, Culture & Events unit is a vital artistic & role, offering a significant opportunity to develop & deliver curatorial and public programs of local and national standing and relevance.

Closes: 2 May 2021.

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis: Visual Arts Curatorial Fellow


This 2-year fellowship was created to proactively address issues of diversity and disparity in the museum profession and is part of the Walker’s continued commitment to encourage greater inclusion and access to groups historically underrepresented in museums and visual arts organizations.

Closes: 30 April 2021.

Curator/Associate Curator | Department of Photography, MoMA, New York


The Department of Photography seeks a Curator/Associate Curator with an expertise in the medium and experience working with a large photography collection.

Closes: 30 April 2021.

The Museum of Contemporary Art Australia seeks a new Director

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Image courtesy the Museum of Contemporary Art Limited. Photo by Brett Boardman

The MCA’s vision is to take a leadership role in shaping a creative and equitable Australia that values contemporary art and artists, and we are committed to making contemporary art accessible and inspiring for everyone.

Closes: 30 April 2021.