CURATORIAL PROJECT ASSISTANT VACANCY: STELLENBOSCH OUTDOOR SCULPTURE TRUST

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Deadline

31 July 2024

Opportunity Description

About Us:

Stellenbosch Outdoor Sculpture Trust will be hosting the Stellenbosch Triennale 2025, the finest contemporary art from Africa for the world. A showcase for large-scale contemporary art exhibitions, the Stellenbosch Triennale is a non-commercial, multidisciplinary art platform hosting a range of artists from Africa and the diaspora.

Job Description:

We are seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Curatorial Project Assistant for the From the Vault exhibition, which focuses on museum collections and archival material. In this freelance role, you will work closely with the Chief Curator to implement and manage a museum exhibition for the duration of 8 (eight) months.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Project management, logistics, research, financial management, tracking and managing a budget, condition reports and quality control, production facilitation and communication.

Requirements:

  • Three to five years’ experience in museum practice and museum exhibition making
  • Strong logistics skills
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Strong communication and planning skills
  • Programme management skills essential
  • Interested in contemporary art museum practice globally

The position is on a contract basis and will run from September 2024 to April 2025

Required to work both virtually and in-office

Own transport is an advantage. Transport is not subsidised.

How to Apply

Please submit a CV and one page cover letter to andi@stellenboschtriennale.com In your cover letter please highlight your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining our team.