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Programme Directorship for Theater der Welt 2023 (Germany)

The triennial festival Theater der Welt is seeking a Programme Directorship for its 2023 edition, to be held in the cities of Frankfurt am Main and Offenbach am Main in Germany from 29 June to 16 July 2023. Individuals or teams can apply. The planned period of work is June 2021 to August 2023. Deadline: 31 January 2021.

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Artists at Risk Connection > Africa Regional Representative

ARC – Artists at Risk Connection, a project of PEN America, a non-profit organisation working at the intersection of literature and human rights, seeks a talented, energetic, and highly organised regional representative in Africa. ARC is a support system for artists facing threats as a result of their creative expression. This is a part-time consultant position that can be based anywhere in Africa. Deadline: 15 February 2021.

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IETM > Communication and Membership Assistant (Belgium)

IETM – International network for contemporary performing arts is a network of over 450 performing arts organisations and individual members working in the contemporary performing arts worldwide. To support their communication and membership activities, IETM are looking for a junior professional to join their team as a part-time (30 hours/week) Communication and Membership Assistant in Brussels, Belgium, starting from 15 February 2021. Deadline: 29 January 2021.

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State of Fashion > Call for Curators

Based in Arnhem in the Netherlands, State of Fashion is globally recognised as a pioneering platform that explores an urgently needed radical change in fashion. In the run-up to its next biennial in 2022, it is seeking curators (working individually or as part of a collective) to engage on a project basis from April 2021 until the end of the biennial in June/July 2022. Deadline: 24 January 2021.

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PopUp Goethe Iceland > Call for an Iceland/Germany Curator Duo

Goethe-Institut London is currently seeking a curatorial duo for a paid, freelance contract to establish and manage PopUp Goethe Iceland, with a project period extending from March 2021 to September 2022. It is expected that one member of the duo is based in Iceland and the other one in Germany. Deadline: 31 January 2021.

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kunstencentrum nona > Curator for Contour Biennale 10 (Belgium)

Contour Biennale is a biennale for contemporary art in Mechelen (Belgium). The organisers of the event, kunstencentrum nona, are seeking a curator to help deliver Contour Biennale 10, which will be presented in Mechelen during the autumn of 2023. Inclusivity, fair practice and ecological awareness are values that kunstencentrum nona holds in high esteem. Deadline: 28 February 2021.

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Live DMA > Communication Officer (France)

Live DMA is a European network for music venues, clubs and festivals based in Nantes, France. It gathers 21 members (regional or national associations/federations) in 17 countries, and represents more than 3000 music venues, clubs and festivals. Live DMA are looking for a part-time (80%) communication officer, initially for a 6 month fixed term contract, starting 1 March 2021. Deadline: 8 February 2021.

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Jan van Eyck Academie (The Netherlands) > Coordinator of the Nature Research department

The Jan van Eyck Academie is looking for a coordinator of the Nature Research department to join the team. Together with the director and curator, the appointed person will advise on and co-develop innovative programming and an institutional strategy on Art and Climate Crisis in which theory and practice are of equal importance. Related to this, the Nature Research department will provide guidance and develop tools and insights benefitting the institute, its organisation and participants, as well as the creative practices of others working in the arts. Deadline: 12 February 2021.

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KANAL Foundation > Artistic Director (Belgium)

KANAL Foundation is working to create a multidisciplinary arts and culture hub in the former Citroën garage on Place de l’Yser in Brussels in order to highlight the contemporary Brussels arts scene and bolster the cultural appeal of the capital. The Foundation is looking for an Artistic Director whose term is set to begin at the latest in September 2021. Deadline: 15 February 2021.

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Viva Villa > Appel à candidatures ouvert aux commissaires d’exposition

Dans le cadre de l’édition 2022 du festival, ¡Viva Villa! lance un appel à candidatures pour une résidence curatoriale à destination des commissaires d’exposition francophones, sans limite d’âge ni critère de nationalité. La ou le commissaire en résidence se verra confier le co-commissariat de l’édition 2022 du festival ¡Viva Villa! qui se tiendra à l’automne 2022 à la Collection Lambert en Avignon, conjointement avec le directeur artistique délégué de la Collection Lambert. Date limite : 25 janvier 2021.

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Camargo Foundation > Director of Development (USA)

The Camargo Foundation, an independent American 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Cassis, France is seeking a Director of Development based in the greater New York (City) area who, in accordance with the business plan, has the overall responsibility for the conceptualization, management, and implementation of Camargo’s fundraising programs in the U.S. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis before January 24, 2021.

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General and Artistic Direction of the International Centre for Training in the Performing Arts – CIFAS

Cifas – International Centre for Training in the Performing Arts is a non-profit association that has been active for nearly 40 years in the field of artistic training and continuing education. After ten years at the helm, the current direction is looking to hand the project on, and is therefore calling for individuals or legal entities to submit proposals to take on CIFAS' general and artistic direction, starting in July 2021. Deadline: 15 February 2021.

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Pro Helvetia > Head of Pro Helvetia Cairo / Arab World (Egypt)

The Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia employs around 110 staff members in Switzerland and various regions around the world dedicated to promoting Swiss arts and culture. The Foundation runs a regional liaison office in Cairo, which is mandated to support projects in the Arab world, and is currently looking for a Head of Pro Helvetia Cairo / Arab World to start 1st of July 2021 or by arrangement. Deadline: 20 January 2021.

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Pearle* > Jobs Portal for the Live Performance Sector

Pearle*, the European employers association and sector federation in the live performance sector, has opened a new feature in their website’s resource centre: a portal presenting job platforms from across Europe. Users can search by country and/or main job categories: musicians, performers, technicians and other off-stage jobs. From there they can go to the respective job portal where they can pursue their search for vacancies.

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Call for Experts to Support European Capitals of Culture

The ‘Capacity Building for European Capitals of Culture’ project is seeking professionals from a variety of disciplines to join its pool of experts. This expert group will help bridge gaps in skills in the implementing teams of European Capitals of Culture. In particular, experts are sought in the following areas: audience development, conflict resolution, change management, legal (including intellectual property rights and licensing agreements for culture), monitoring and evaluation in the cultural sector. Deadline: ongoing.

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